At 3:22 AM this morning company 11 was requested to assist on a Working House Fire in the 200 Block of Wintergreen Lane in Brunswick MD (Mutual Aid to Frederick County).
Units from Frederick County, Loudoun County Va, arrived to find a single family home with heavy fire showing from multiple sides of the structure. Do to the heavy fire load, crews were instructed to go to a defensive fire attack.
Chief 11, Support 11-7, Engine 11-2 responded with a total of 8 Personal and reported to the Command Post where they awaited orders. Company 11 Personnel were instructed to enter the structure on the “Alpha Side” (Front of structure) and assist in pulling walls and ceiling’s to check for fire extention. Company 11 worked for approximately 30 mins before the fire was declared under control and out.
At 5:00 AM, company 11 was released from the scene and returned to service.