Video and fireground audio of a 2 alarm fire in Emmaus, Pennsylvania. Â Initial reports indicate there may have been a flashover on the second floor. Â Regardless we hope for a speedy recovery for all involved. Â The video was posted byÂ news workingÂ and description is below.
Newsworking.org Â “Just after 23:00 hours Friday night, Lehigh County transmitted the box for a house fire in the 800 block of Chestnut Street. Â
First arriving Engine 7 transmitted a second alarm on arrival reporting smoke showing from the two-story duplex at 818 Chestnut Street. Â Police pulled two adults and one child from the burning home before the fire department arrived.
A second crew went to the floor above the fire for a search. Â The first floor flashed-over trapping the firefighters above. Â Evacuation tones were ordered and all firefighters were to evacuate. Â Moments later a firefighter fell out the front door that was engulfed in flames. Â Two more firefighters transmitted a mayday. Â They were on the second floor. Â Members quickly used a hand line to darken down the fire that was engulfing the first floor so the two remaining firefighters could exit the building.”…Continue Reading Here