Engine and Squad handle Hyattstown house fire
By Sergeant Kiefer Klingensmith
January 22, 2023

On Thursday January 19th at 0120 Montgomery county ECC received frantic Calls reporting a house fire in the 9800 blk. of Fire Tower rd. Frederick county ECC Dispatched a box alarm 23-21 for a house. MCPRE-709 first arriving for a 1 story SFD with a 2 story walk out basement side charlie with fire showing. E-152 5th due reported to station 9 as the fill site Engine. E-152 filled two tankers. RS-15 was tasked with performing searches and controlling utilities. RS-15 had placed multiple ground ladders and assisted with opening up on the first floor. Co.15 worked for just under 2.5 hours before returning to the District.