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1 Alarm 15 Mulberry Street

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 1 Alarm 15 Mulberry Street

Date 2011-10-09

A one alarm fire was dispatched at 20:00 hours.for a report of a building on fire at 2121 Vine Street Cross Streets Mulberry and E. Clifton (Mt. Auburn). Fire Building was 15 Mulberry and it was one story on Mulberry but facing Vine it was three stories.

Photograph - Dave Mullis, IFPA

One Alarm: Engines: 19 & 29; Trucks 29 & 3; RAT21; Districts 1 & 2; ALS34; M29 and HR14.

Photograph - David Jones

Units went on the scene with heavy fire showing from all three sides at 20:03 Hours.

M3 dispatched for the working fire designation. E5 went in service from the EMS run they were on and added themselves to the run.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Units attempted to make an interior attack but at 20:09 Hours Mulberry Command ordered everyone out and went defensive due to the volume of fire.

D1 requested one extra engine company. E20 was dispatched at 20:18 Hours.

Photograph - Dave Mullis, IFPA

During the fire units on Vine Street reported that the roof of 2026 Vine Street - "CSS, Carpenter Sign Service" collapsed due the water run off from the fire building.

There were no injuries to firefighters or civilians. The building was abandoned but there were three squatters in the building when the fire started. Cause is under investigation by the CFD Fire Invesigations Unit.

Photograph - David Jones

Note the new and old helmet styles.

Photograph - David Jones

Two of the many handlines in service.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Truck 19 1st Due Truck and Engine 3 2nd due Engine were browned out for the day.

Photograph - Dave Mullis, IFPA

Note the bottom of the roll door pushed out and the crack in the wall on the right top!

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA