On Tuesday September 22, 2015 @0856 hour’s members of the 3rd platoon responded to 297 Berry Street for a fire in a 2 ½ story frame. Deputy 3 had smoke showing from the porch roof on the A/B corner and put all hands to work. Engine 4 stretched a 1 ¾ line as ladder 1 began to open the ceiling on the 1st floor to gain access for Engine 4’s line for fire in the ceiling. Rescue 1 conducted primary searches in the house and they were negative. Additional companies assisted with opening the roof, stretching addition hand lines and overhaul. The fire was placed under control in 15 minutes. The occupant of the home was evaluated on the scene by ems. No injuries to any fire department members. Hackensack Fire Prevention remained on scene to conduct the investigation.
Photos by Justin Derevyanik