2nd Alarm Fire in Capitol Heights
12/24/22 – Just after 17:00 yesterday evening, Truck 29 was alerted to the 6100 BLK of Old Central Ave in Co. 5’s area for a reported building fire. On scene, crews found fire on multiple floors of a vacant elementary school. Due to weather and fire conditions, a second alarm was sounded. The Truck operated as the second due Truck, assisting engine crews with making access via ladders and cutting reinforced windows. During this time, Engine 293 was transferred to the quarters of Co. 2, where they responded to numerous incidents in the area.