At approximately 0133 Stations 207, 113 (Braddock), 153 (Forest Hills), and 171 RIT (Homestead) were dispatched to the area of Jones Avenue and Zuerner Way for a reported residential structure fire. North Braddock Police on scene minutes later with two residential structures involved and the fire was going to be on Zuerner Way. 207 Engine secured a water supply and found two 2 1/2 story residential structures on fire, one of which being fully involved.
Multiple hand lines were stretched for fire extinguishment. Command put 171 crew to work and requested the second RIT be started bringing 137 (Edgewood) to the scene. 192 Truck (Monroeville #1) was added to the assignment on a fill.
Crews performed extensive overhaul making sure the fire was out. Utilities were notified as well as the Allegheny County Fire Marshal’s Office. Last units cleared the scene at approximately 0513.
Command: 207 Chief (Rydzak)