On September 22, 2006 at 00:24 hours a 1 alarm was transmitted for a fire on North Edgewood Avenue after a caller at on Froome Street reported someone yelling help and could see black smoke in air, and a house on fire on Edgewood. Engines 38, 34 Trucks 20, 2 RAT 19 Rescue 38 Squad 9 and Districts 3 & 1 were assigned. Photograph - David J. Jones
At 00:29 Engine 38 arrived on scene and reported a house fully involved with a report of someone still inside. A 2nd alarm was transmitted bringing Engines 51, 9 Truck 32 Rescues 2, 14 and Squad 14. One person was confirmed as still being in the home while a second person had jumped from the residence suffering serious injuries. Photograph - David J. Jones
Although the second victim of the fire recovered from her injuries, the first victim perished.