Date: September 30, 2019
Location: Edgewater Ave. Westville
Chiefs: Battalion 504
Engines: 733, 811
Ladders: Quint 51
Fire Marshals: CFM-1 & CFM-3
Radio Operations: Fire 1 / Fire Ground 2
Taskforce 7 was dispatched to reported dwelling fire. Per the caller they had smoke coming from the basement and didn’t know where it was coming from. Engine 733 with a staffing of 4 arrived on location with smoke showing from the rear of the house, the crew then stretched an 1 3/4” hand line. Gloucester City Battalion 504 arrived and assumed command.
Crews reported a small fire in the basement that they put out with a water can fire extinguisher and also had a heavy smoke condition in the residents. Quint 51 set up ventilation and National Park Engine 811 found a hydrant and stood by for additional water supply.
The fire was place under control and investigated by the Gloucester County Fire Marshal. No injuries and minimal damaged were reported