200-blk Lott Rd – Commercial Structure Fire

Shortly after 1am Stations 223, 227, 222, 225, were alerted for flames coming from the loading dock of a commercial structure at 234 Lott Rd (Gupta Paramold). 223Ast & 227TK arrived on scene with smoke and flames showing. Command requested 195 Tanker and 196 for RIT. Once crews forced the front gate that gave responding units access to the rear of the building. 227EN secured a water supply to 227TK. 227TK & 195TN crew went to the roof for ventilation. Crews quickly brought the flames under control. Crews from all companies operated on scene for about 3 hours and ventilated the smoke condition in the building. No injuries were reported. Penn Hills Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

Command: 223 Chief

Units: 223EN, 223MP, 227TK, 227EN, 227RQ, 222EN, 222RQ, 225SS, 196RQ, 195TN, PHPD, PHEMS, PHFM