Rehab 13 was dispatched at 1727 hrs. to Burlington County for a dwelling fire. The fire was located on W. Union Street, in Burlington City. Companies had a three story wood frame older type dwelling with heavy fire showing on all three floors. All companies were placed in service.
Rehab 13 was requested and toned out at 1727 hrs. Rehab 13 and U1386 responded to the scene with (8) personnel and arrived at 1817 hrs. and were located about a block down form the fire building. Rehab 13 prepared hot food, gave out liquids, opened the rest room, and provided folding chairs at the rest and recovery site at Rehab 13’s location. Rehab members distributed (24) bottles of MVP, (4) bottles of water, (4) pots of coffee, (16) cheeseburgers, (18) honey mustard chicken sandwiches, (2) tables and (6) folding chairs along with snack foods.
Rehab 13 was released by CP 90 at 1930 hrs. and returned to quarters and members were released a 2015 hrs. after clean-up and restocking all products.
The origin and cause of the fire was under investigation at this time.
Photos: J. Bird, Rehab 13 member.