A special call was made for the Mobile Ventilation Unit (9-2-3) from Engine 106′s quarters and it was put to work in Sector 1 to push the fire to the rear and through the roof to allow companies to get at it since much of the roof had remained intact.
Glenn Usdin’s FireTruckBlog.com has more on the story, including Larry Shapiro pictures of Chicago firefighters dealing with the cold. And there is even more coverage of the PPV on steroids from Firegeezer.com.
Also on STATter911 …
- Chicago ice palace rekindles. Fire showing again at site of largest blaze in years. Plus lots of video & fireground audio from Tuesday night. – January 24, 2013
- Two from FireTruckBlog.com you should check out: Tower suddenly retracts injuring five in AZ & OH pumper goes swimming. – August 17, 2012
- Video & fireground audio: Chicago FD 5-11 warehouse fire. – October 1, 2012
- Raw video & radio traffic: Chicago 4-11 in commercial strip. – November 17, 2013
Powered by Facebook Comments