Today (96 degrees) a dwelling fire in the unit block of Beaver Dam Road in Winslow Township with dispatched as a task force box. Arriving companies had a heavy fire condition from the attic and shortly through the roof. The all hands was struck with all units going in service. Due to the high heat and humidity extra alarms for manpower were also dispatched.
Rehab 13 was toned at 1303 hrs. and responded with a crew of (6) and (2) apparatus to the assignment. Upon arrival Rehab 13 set up a rest and recovery area and distributed the following: (84) bottles of MVP, (38) bottles of water, (50) Sqwinchers electrolyte frozen pops, (32) 100% all beef hot dogs, (24) cheeseburgers, (20) honey mustard chicken sandwiches, (16) packages of cookies, (7) packs of salted nuts, (18) snack bars, (5) packages of pretzels, opened the restroom, (1) table, (1) tray for food, and (6) folding chairs, and dozens of cooling towels.
Rehab 13 assisted Rehab 25, already on scene with chairs, shelter, and water for the hot conditions during this assignment. Rehab 13 was on the fire from 1347 hrs until 1531 hrs.
Rehab 13 was re-supplied and ready by 1645 hrs.
Photos by J. Bird of Rehab 13.