Video and Fireground Audio: Buffalo, New York Heavy Fire From a 2 Story Brick

Video and fireground audio of Buffalo, New York Firefighters battling a fire in a two story brick building.  Companies arrived to find heavy fire on the second floor.  The video was posted by Erie County NY Fire Incidents and description is below.

“Engine 21 on scene with heavy fire showing from 2nd floor of a 2 story brick bldg. Crews make attempt at interior attack – Rescue 1 reports unable to make 2nd floor from front of bldg. B-56 pulls all crews out for Defensive attack due to limited access. Truck 6 sets up on #2 side & Truck 2 on #1 side for master stream operations.
Rescue 1/Engine 21 crews recon into attic of front part of bldg and find fire running at the ridge. B-56 requests extra 2 & 2 to scene for manpower and water supply. Bldgs appeared to be separate but adjoined.
3 -1¾”, 3 -2½” Lines in use, Trucks 2 & 6 airborne and flowing
ON Scene:
Engines: 21, 3, 2, 1, 32 – Trucks: 6, 2, 4, 15, 5 FAST, Rescue 1
Chiefs: B-43, B-56 & B-52 – Support Staff: F-20, 40, 8, 11
4-11-2017 – Time Out: 23:52 hrs – Damages: $ 100K”

Leave a Reply