Saturday, January 30, 2010

Detroit MI Three Alarm Fire

1/30/10 - Detroit Firefighters responded last night to investigate a fire at the junkyard on Schaefer and Plymouth. Engine 53 went on location investigating, but further requested the box as they were stretching on a fire. Chief 2 went on location and reported a 75x300 commercial building on fire. Second and third alarms were quickly struck as firefighters experienced numerous dead hydrants and low water pressure. Command also requested a haz mat response for numerous explosions in the building. Listen to some of the fire audio here.

A side not, During the short piece of audio from the fire, Detroit firefighters were at the scene of a working fire and responded to two other working fires during this recording.