At 20:47 hours on April 13, 2007 a box was struck for a report of a building fire on Bramble Street in Madisonville. First due Engine 49 reported smoke in the area and confirmed a working fire at 5812 Bramble. Photograph - Bill Strite
First arriving fire companies found heavy smoke and fire on the second floor of an unoccupied two-story frame building. Fire units made an aggressive interior attack on the fire, extinguishing the bulk of the fire within 25 minutes. The building had damage from a previous fire.
Photograph - Bill Strite
The District Chiefs observe firefighting operations. Photograph - Bill Strite
Engine 49 working at the blaze.
A Fire Investigator was called to the scene. Loss is estimated at $25,000. There were no injuries to civilians or any of the 30 firefighters that responded to the fire.