Appartment Fire in Lansdowne


Thursday, June 2, 2016  Around 3PM Companies 19,24,03 and 20 were dispatched to 100 W Baltimore for an Automatic Fire Alarm. Moments after dispatch, Lansdowne PD went on location with heavy smoke showing. Pipeline 24 made the response with 4 FF's and arrived as the first due Engine right behind Truck 19. Pipeline 24 hand jacked a supply line across the street and ran the 250' to the fire floor where they were met with zero visibility and high heat. Crews found fire in the kitchen area extending into the living room. Quick work was made of the fire and extension was minimal to the rest of the apartment. One Civilian was rescued from the apartment by an Off Duty Fireman and a Lansdowne Police Officer. Crews also rescued a cat as well. Other Companies operating were 16, Rit 56 and Medic 105