113 Everglade Dr – Residential Structure Fire

On Monday, Stations 227, 223, 222, 226, 196 were alerted for a deck & grill on fire at 113 Everglade Dr. PHPD arrived on scene and confirmed flames from the rear of the structure. 227TK arrived on scene and began deploying attack line to protect the neighboring structures. 223EN1 picked up the hydrant and established a water supply to 227TK. Crews from 227, 223, and 226 began an interior attack. Crews completed a primary and secondary search, while doing that they in-countered multiple ceiling collapses. No injuries were sustained. Crews from 222 extinguished hot spots in the rear of the structure. Cooling stations were set up for the fire fighters to combat the 90+ degree weather. All units did an excellent job, no injuries were reported. PHFM is investigating the cause of the fire.

Command: 227 Chief (Jeffcoat)
Units: 227TK, 227EN, 223EN1, 223EN2, 222EN1, 226EN, 196RQ.

Stand-by Companies: St.221,224,225,285