On this afternoon the task force box was dispatched for the unit block of Golfview Drive in Voorhees Township for the dwelling fire. The fire was reported by an occupant of the home and was able to escape without assistance. Arriving companies found a bedroom fire on the second floor and placed an 1 3/4″ line into service. A water supply was established and a 2nd handline was stretched as a back up line and the fire was knocked down quickly. Searches proved negative.
At 1434 hrs. Rehab 13 was tones and responded with (2) apparatus and (5) personnel to the scene and were directed to provide liquids and cooling only and gave out a dozen towels to members at the scene. Rehab also supplied (67) MVP, and (35) bottles of water, and left one bucket of ice and drinks at the scene. Rehab 13 operated from 1457 until 1604 hrs. Rehab 13 was ready by 1640 hrs.
The origin and cause was under investigation.
Photos by J. Bird, Rehab 13 member.