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Small Fire

posted Dec 13, 2015, 8:04 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Assistant Chief 7-8B
On 12/12/2015 at 2247 hours, Aetna along with the Christiana Fire Company were dispatched to the unit block of Clipper Court in Four Seasons for a multi-residential fire.  Engine 7-4 arrived on scene with to find a 2 story MOR townhouse with nothing evident, laid a supply line, and pulled an attack line.  Crews from 7-4 and Ladder 12 found an active fire in the basement caused by a sump pump.  The fire was quickly extinguished and damage was kept to a minimum due to the quick response.  There were no injuries and Asst. Chief Sands had Newark Command.

Units Responded: 7-4, Ladder 12, 12-6, Ladder 9, 6-6, Rescue 8, and 10-5.

Photo Courtesy of Ed Burris.