|Late Night Working Fire Assignment|
|By Deputy Chief Jason L. Nickson|
|January 11, 2023|
At 23:05 hours on Tuesday January 10, 2023 – Bedford Hills Volunteers were alerted to a Reported Structure Fire in the Lake Marie Lane Complex.
Within two minutes of the initial dispatch all three chiefs were on scene with active fire in the walls of a four story middle of the row townhouse, Car 2031 transmitted the 10-75.
Engine 198 arrived on scene, secured its own water source and splitting its crew placed (1) 1 ¾” handline into service, and opened up the adjoining walls and ceiling - knocking the main body of fire down without extensive water use or damage.
The crew of Tower Ladder 57 & Engine 199 assisted with outside vent, overhaul and ventilation of the fire unit and exposure two residence.
The fire was quickly brought under control and all mutual aid was released shortly after midnight.