Chimney Fire In The 58 local
March 7, 2019

This morning at 7:51 crews were alerted for a Chimney fire in the Boro.

Micu 58 arrived and advised black smoke coming from the chimney.

Engine 58-1 and Tower 58 arrived to find a one story rancher with thick black smoke and flames coming from the chimney.

Chief 58-1 (Tony Mcgillin)arrived and took command of the incident.

Engine 58-1 crew stretched a hand line to the front of the home while Tower 58 crew ladder the home and made way to the roof.

Baltimore County Engine 451 crew went to the attic looking for fire extension in the walls or attic. Fire was contained to the chimney

Awesome job to all the crews for your fast work and keeping it contained in the chimney.

No injuries reported and all crews returned home safe.

Units: Engine 58-1,Tower 58 ,Micu58
Mutual Aid: Baltimore County Engine 451