Tag Archives: Structure Fire

Video: Structure Fire in California, Maryland

Here we have a video coming out of Maryland. This video starts just after the first engine company arrives on scene. Crews from the Bay District, NAS Patuxent River, and Hollywood fire departments responded to a well involved structure fire. The description on the video stated the crew were dispatched to the residence and notified that there were possible victims trapped ...

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Heavy Fire and Building Collapse in Bellwood Illinois, One Firefighter Injured

Here is a video showing a well involved taxpayer in Bellwood, IL. Crews arrived on scene to find the building well involved and flames showing from the second floor. Crews went defensive as multiple interior collapses happened and eventually the front of the front of the building and roof collapsed. One Firefighter was injured and thankfully was  reportedly in good ...

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Helmet Cam: Hoarder Conditions Fire Unknown Country

Residential structure fire with hoarder conditions. We don’t know what country this video is from, but it gives a glimpse at the differences in operations from us in the states and elsewhere. This is just a good look at some of the obstacles we need to overcome on our way to the fire. As the Firefighter enters the residence you ...

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Helmet Cam: Multiple Lines Working on Two Heavily Involved Structures in Stockton California

Another video out of Stockton, CA. In this video you see crews arriving on two well involved structures. Command quickly up graded this to a second alarm when it was discovered that two single family homes were involved. A Quick primary was attempted but due to heavy fire, an odd layout and debris in the home, they were forced to ...

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Helmet Cam and Audio from Back to Back Well involved Structure Fires In Stockton California.

  Great video out of Stockton, Ca showing SFD responding to two back to back well involved structure fires. The first structure was an abandoned home with multiple layers of plywood on the front door making it difficult for crews to initiate an interior attack. Crews performed a transitional attack while waiting for forcible entry to gain access to the ...

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Helmet Cam: Fully Involved House Fire in Hot Springs South Dakota

Here is a helmet cam video out of Hot Spring South Dakota. Crews arrived to find a structure that was fully involved. The first in engine company stretched a pre-connect and brought the fire under control quickly. This video was posted by DHillFire6392 and a description is below: “This is video of our response to and operations at a well involved structure ...

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Dramatic Video Shows Bystanders Trying to Save People from a Balcony in Edgewater New Jersey

This intense video shows bystanders trying desperately to save multiple people trapped on a balcony. The by standers used whatever ladders they could find to reach the trapped victims, but a few had to jump from the balcony. Towards the middle of the video you can see other people trapped in a second story room and Police Officer’s trying to ...

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Helmet Cam Video: Fully Involved Structure Fire View from the First Due Companies

We don’t know were this video comes from but is a good video showing first due companies arriving on scene. This video starts just as the engine company arrived on scene. Engine company preformed a defensive attack with multiple lines and a deck gun. They did a good job getting their own supply and getting water on the fire. The ...

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Video: Working Structure Fire with Defensive Operations in South Glens Falls New York

Great video of a structure fire in South Glens Falls, NY. The video shows crews battling a fire in a single family residence with heavy fire showing on arrival. The video shows the crews on scene preforming a defensive attack using hand lines and ground monitors. Watch the change in smoke conditions, the color and velocity of the smoke  throughout ...

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Tragic Fire in Nashville Tennesse Claims 3 lives, Injures 9 Including One Firefighter

Grim News out of South Nashville, 3 residence were killed 8 were injured and one Firefighter was injured during a fire at a halfway house. News 5 in Nashville had the story and video of this tragic event. The video and full news story can be found HERE! “NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Three women have died following an early-morning fire at ...

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