Easter morning at 06:52 the box was dispatched for the residential structure fire bringing Station 45, Engine & Rescue Sta 44, Ladder 46 (replacing L-44), Sta 51 for the RIT, Ambulance 64 and KM6. Engine 45-3 w/6, Capt. Austin Moorhead arrived to find a 1 story single family home with smoke coming from the basement area on the B-side. The crew stretched the hand line and secured a water supply from a hydrant by the residence. Quint 45 w/6, Chief Wes Davis and Engine 45-4 w/5, Assistant Chief Jeff Lightcap arrived behind 45-3, the crew from the Quint handled the searches while the crew from the second engine stretched the second line. Rescue 45 w/5 Assistant Chief John Pridemore and additional units arrived and handled various assignments. The crew from 45-3 found heavy smoke in the basement and located and extinquished a small fire also in the basement. The State Fire Marshals Office is investgating. Chief Wes Davis had the Command. Kent County Md Engine 2 covered the district while units were on scene. Units responding; Command 45, Engines 45-3, 45-4, 44-3, 51-3, 46-3, Quint 45, Ladder 46-1, Rescue 45, Rescue 44, B-64, KM6, FM20. Pictures courtesy Joe Jones.
Nature: Structure-Mobile Home/Trailer
Address: 381 Oak Hill School Rd
City: Townsend, DE 19734
Nature: Medical Emergency
Nature: Traffic Collision - High Mechanism (Rollovers)
Address: 3749 Wheatleys Pond Rd
City: Smyrna, DE 19977