Ladder Truck Handles Two Working Fires in 24hrs
At 12:41pm Ladder Truck 14 & Ambulance 14B was dispatched to the 4400Blk of West Caroline Ave in Beltsville for a reported building fire. Units arrived to find fire showing, and the working fire dispatch was alerted. Truck 14 operated in the basement and opened up for the engine company, completed the secondary search, and secured utilities.
At 4:41pm Ladder Truck 14 was dispatched to the 5400Blk of Hamilton St in Bladensburg for a reported Apartment Fire. First arriving units found smoke showing; Truck 14 operated on the floor above, searching and checking for extension, with negative results.