A great video was posted by Erie County New York Incidents of a good fire in a house in New York. The video and description say U-Crest Fire responded to the fire in Cheektowaga, NY It is worth the watch. Fire conditions change. Below is a description of the video.
**Cheektowaga NY** U-Crest alerted for an electrical fire from the panel box in basement. Working fire declared with heavy smoke showing from #2 side. Crews make entry from front door searching for basement stairs. Heavy fire makes way into 1st floor on #2 side causing ammunition to begin going off. Crews are evacuated from structure for Defensive Operations. Fire climbs exterior wall into attic and becomes fully involved. 1 FF hurt with minor injuries. 5 -1¾”, 1- 3″ deluge monitor in use & U-Crest Truck 6 flowing. ON Scene: U-Crest: Engine 1, Truck 6, Rescue 7, Utility 5; Forks Truck 6; Hy-View: Engine 2 Rescue: Engine 1; Cleveland Hill: Engine 3; Sloan: Engine 1; Depew: Rescue 7 Soutline RIT: Truck 6; Depew filled in at U-Crest Damages: $ 140K 3-24-2016 – Time Out: 07:45 hrs