Fireground Audio of 3 Alarm Crane Collapse Incident in Manhattan, NY

Fireground audio of the crane collapse in Manhattan, NY this past weekend.  The video was posted by The NYC Buff and description is below.

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Due to High Requests. Audio of this Major Incident 
Address: 57 Worth Street from West Broadway past Church Street
Crane Collapse

0827 – MD – Box 0045 – Broad and Wall Street to a Crane Collapse.

0828 – MD – Redirect all units to Worth and Church for a crane collapse. In front of 40 Worth.

0830 – Bn. 1 – Transmit the Signal 10-60.

H&L-6 FAST

0831 – Bn. 1 – Urgent – We need several EMS units. Several injured, 1 trapped in a car.

0835 – Bn. 1 – Command Post at Church and Worth.

0836 – Bn. 1 – We have 1 black tag victim and 1 victim removed and with EMS. All Hands

0839 – Car 6 – We had a crane collapse with a wrecking ball through the roof of 57 Worth. All cars have been searched. 1 DOA.

0840 – Div. 1 – Have Haz Mat respond to West Broadway and Leonard for a fuel spill from the crane.

0840 – Car 6 – Transmit a 10-60 code 1.

0845 – Div. 1 – Transmit a 3rd Alarm. We have a gas leak in several buildings.

0849 – Div. 1 – The crane is spread over 2 blocks.

0852 – Div. 1 – We need DEP at this box. We have a water main break at Worth and West Broadway.

0857 – MD – Fallback Step 3.

0902 – Div. 1 – Have all units respond to the staging area of Church and White Street.

0905 – Div. 1 – Units are checking all basements that were effected. Rescue 1 is checking the stability of all buildings that were struck by the crane. Haz Mat is taking care of the Gas Leak from the tractor. DWH – Duration 40 minutes.

0909 – FC – per Field Comm Battalion, the staging area will be Church and Franklin. He will be set up there as staging manager. Also, have E-93 respond with MCC-2 to Church and Leonard.

0918 – FC – per Car 6 – Primary assessment of all buildings are complete and all are stable. Still checking basements for gas. Secondary searches in all vehicles are complete and negative. DWH

0946 – FC – All searches of the crane are complete and negative.

1030 – FC – We are using Tactical channels 1, 2, 3, & 5. Channel 1 as the primary, channel 2 as command, channel 3 for shoring operations, channel 5 for field comm and staging. 

1130 – FC – All primaries and secondaries are complete and negative on the north and south side of Worth Street. Con-Ed is still working on the gas leaks. We are in the process of releasing companies. DWH – Duration 3 hours 6 minutes.

1145 – FC – Special call 4 Trucks, 2 Battalions, and the IMT Planning vehicle. 2 trucks to Church and Worth, 2 trucks to West Broadway and Worth, and both Battalions to the Command Post at 44 Worth Street.

1212 – FC – Gas service is secure. We do have a 345KV line that has been severed and is leaking dielectric fluid. Notify, DEP, DEC, and the Coast Guard. Transmit a 4th Alarm for relief purposes. The fourth alarm should consist of 4 Engines, 4 SOC Support Ladders, and 4 Battalions. PWH – Duration 3 hours 48 minutes. 

1220 – FC – The Coast Guard notification is for informational purposes only. There is no runoff into any waterways.

1339 – MCC2 – Special Call the Rescue Battalion, Haz-Mat Battallion, and Haz-Mat Company 1.

The Rundown is a guess. Manhattan dispatch did not announce the rundown over the air.

Signal 10-60:
E-7, 6, 10, 24, 4
L-1, 10, 6F, 15
B-1, 2, 4, 31 RUL, 32 Safety
S-18, 1
R-1, 2
D-1
TL-14 w/ Rescue Collapse 1
L-132 w/ Rescue Collapse 2
TL-131 SOC Support 
E-279 Communications
FC, FCB, RB, SB, CTU
Tac. 1, SOC Compressor, SOC Logistics 
HM-1, HMB, E-44 Haz Tech
Car 6, Car 17B
RAC-1

10-60 Code 1:
E-55, 33, 15, 28, 14
L-5, 8, 20
B-6, 48
TL-7 SOC Support
D-11
E-9 w/ Sat. 1
SOC Dewatering
E-93 w/ MCC 2

3rd Alarm:
E-5, 16, 3, 226
L-9, 18
B-7
MSU
Car 12A, Car 23D, Car 17, Car 6B, Car 3, Car 1, Car 36H, Car 4

Special Call at 1146:
L-11, 16, 102, 106 
B- 14, 37
E-259 w/ IMT Planning Vehicle 

4th Alarm:
E-210, 205, 224, 23
L-45, 46, 27, 146 (All SOC Support)
B-11, 18, 54 Planning Chief, 49 Safety

Relief at 1600:
West Sector Group – Worth Street at Hudson Street
E-58
L-22, 136 SOC Support
B-10

East Sector Group – Church Street between Thomas and Worth Street
E-39, 214
L-30, 110 FAST
B-17
E-250 Haz-Tech”

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