88 Orin St – Residential Structure Fire

Shortly before 5:30am stations 225, 221, 227, 222 were alerted for a residential structure fire with entrapment at 88 Orin St.  PHPD arrived on scene and confirmed 3 people were trapped on the roof of the house with heavy fire showing from the front of the house.  225TK & 227TK arrived on scene simultaneously.  225TK crew started pulling attack lines while 227TK crew rescued the 3 people trapped on the roof.  The residents were assisted to PHEMS for evaluation.  221SQ secured a water supply and laid into 227TK.  222EN secured a second water supply and operated their deck gun.  All companies operated on scene for four hours.  Allegheny County Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

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Command:  225 Chief/225 Assistant
Units:  225TK, 225EN, 227TK,227EN, 221SQ, 221UT, 222EN, 222RQ, PHPD, PHEMS, WHEMS, ACFM