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2 Alarm 751 E. McMillan

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 2 Alarm 751 E. McMillan

Date 1979-03-11

On Sunday afternoon, March 11, 1979, a box was transmitted for a fire at 751 E. McMillan in Walnut Hills. Engines 19 & 23 - Truck 4 and District 1 were dispatched. First arriving
Engine 19 encountered a heavy smoke condition upon arrival.
Photograph - Steve Hagy

The fire quickly spread through the upper portion of the building. A second alarm was transmitted bringing Engines 3 & 32 - Truck 9 - Squad 52 - MAC 1 - District 4 and a Rescue Unit.
A firefighter, most likely from Truck 4, goes to work on the roof of the building.
Photograph - Steve Hagy

The place is really rolling as a line is brought into the rear of the structure.
Photograph - Steve Hagy

This firefighter from Engine 3 is in the alley behind the building attaching a wye to a 2 1/2" line.
Photograph - Steve Hagy

Fire continues to vent through the roof.
Photograph - Steve Hagy

The smoke is starting to lighten up as the fire is being brought under control. Engine 19 has 3 lines off.
Photograph - Steve Hagy

Engine 23 has the hydrant in front of the 16's former quarters. A 2 1/2" supply line is going to Engine 19.
Photograph - Steve Hagy