Truck Runs 2nd Alarm Apartment Fire
Sept 1st- Ladder Truck 14 and its volunteer crew operated as the first due truck to the 5400 Blk of 85th Ave in Co. 28s (West Lanham Hills) area for an apartment fire with people trapped. The first arriving units had fire showing from a 3-story garden apartment and multiple people trapped on their balconies. TK14s inside crew assisted the engine company with opening up and escorting residents out of the building. A Second Alarm was requested to the scene by command. While TK14s outside crew laddered the building and conducted vertical ventilation. TK14 operated for approximately 5 hours, assisting in overhaul and checking for extension before returning in service.