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3 Alarm 907 Foraker Avenue

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 3 Alarm 907 Foraker Avenue

Date 2012-04-11

At 20:53 Hrs the Cincinnati Emergency Communications Center received several telephone calls reporting an apartment building on fire at 907 Foraker Ave, Walnut Hills, the evening of April 11, 2012.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

1st Alarm: Engines 19 & 32; Trucks 23 & 19; RAT 32; Districts 1 (Potter) 4 (Frazier), Medic 23; and Heavy Rescue 9.

Initial arriving units reported a “working” fire in a four story brick multi-family building. Heavy fire was showing from the second floor “B” side of the building and several occupants were exiting the building by the interior stairway in the front of the building and the fire escape in the rear of this large four story building.

ALS 32 and Medic 19.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

20:59 Hrs 2nd Alarm: Engines 5 & 46; Truck 3; ALS 34, Heavy Rescue 14.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

21:07 Hrs 3rd Alarm: Engines 34 & 9 and Truck 21. Shortly after their arrival is determined they would not be utilized at the scene and were placed back in service.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

There were a total of two adults and one child treated and transported to local hospitals. There were also an additional three adults treated at the scene by paramedics but refused transport to the hospital. There was one minor firefighter injury.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

There were a total of 63 Cincinnati Fire Department personnel that operated at this scene and fire crews remained on the scene for approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA