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LDH STRIKE TEAM – 3RD ALARM w/STA43

At approx 03:25h, Stations 43 and 44 were dispatched to a working commercial structure fire. From Station 43, the report was flames through the roof and command struck the second alarm. A third alarm was struck, bringing Montgomery County IST, Fieldcomm, and the LDH Taskforce along with Canteen units to the scene.

Engine 15 responded with the LDH taskforce, along with Engine 700 and Engine 88.

LARGE DIAMETER TASK FORCE REQUESTED

COLWELL LN: @PHILADELPHIA FLOOR STORE,APT: 300
XST: W 10TH AVE/PALMER RD
MUN:PLYMOUTH
NAT: BUILDING FIRE COMMERCIAL,
MAP/BOX-PLAN:44-03

More photos at blsphoto.com/Firefighting/Incidents/2015/3Alarm-Philadelphia-Floors/

4-Alarm: LDH Task Force in Norristown

A 4-alarm fire broke out in Norristown, Montgomery County early on Feb. 4th, 2015. Over 20 rescues were made. Initial report was a working basement fire, which later evolved from fire in a trash vein running through to extension to all 4 floors.

Engine 15 was dispatched as part of the Large Diameter Hose Task Force (LDH Task Force) along with Eastern Montgomery IST on the 3rd alarm. 

One fatality was reported and two civilians were also reported to be injured.