Denver 2nd Alarm Scrap Yard Fire
At 16:15 on January 9th, 2018 Denver Fire Department was alerted to a scrap yard fire at 46th Ave and Ivy Street with multiple 911 calls. Engine 9 arrived on scene with a large metal fire at 4661 Ivy and laid in, and started deck gun ops on the fire. Engine 19 arrived and established a water supply at 47th Ave. and Ivy to Engine 9. Engine 10 pulled the blitzfire on the Delta side. Engine 15 secured a water supply to Tower 27 and setup master stream on the Bravo-Charlie corner, and Engine 15 set-up deck gun ops on the Charlie-Delta corner. A second alarm was called with multiple master steams and hand monitors used on the fire. The fire was put under control at 18:00 with an extended overhaul and hot spots, the fire was out at 20:01. No injuries were reported and the fire is under investigation.
Units on Scene: Chief 2, Chief 4, Engine 9, Engine 3, Engine 10, Truck 26, Tower 9, Tower 27, Engine 8, Ops, Hamer 1, Rescue 1, Engine 19, Engine 14, Engine 15, Engine 26 & Truck 8 (RIT)
Special Call: Air/Light