Late this afternoon the Task Force box for 1600 Laurel Road was dispatched for an apartment fire (2nd floor unit) at the Stonington Apartments. A 2nd alarm was requested when 1st due units arrived and heavy smoke was showing from the fire apartment with smoke banking down making escape difficult for some residents.
At 1656 hrs. Rehab 13 was dispatched to the scene and arrived at 1726 hrs. with (2) apparatus and (4) crew members. Rehab 13 and provided the following: (100) bottles of MVP, (48) bottles of water, (1) pot of coffee, (20) frozen Sqwincher pops, (40) 100% beef hot dogs on potato rolls, (7) cheeseburgers, (34) asst. bags of snack foods, opened the restroom, (12) cotton towels, (1) table, (6) folding chairs, and placed the cell phone charger in service.
Rehab 13 operated from 1726 until 1950 hrs. Rehab 13 was re-supplied by 2050 hrs.
The fire origin and cause is under investigation.
No photos were taken.