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Prince Georges County (MD) firefighters were alerted to the house fire on Gary Lane in the Springdale neighborhood on Thursday (10/2/14). PGFD units arrived to find smoke showing from the 2nd floor bedroom in the rear of the house with fire coming from the eaves. Firefighters made an aggressive attack and had the fire knocked within 10 minutes of arrival.
PGFD units from St. Joseph Fire/EMS (Co. 6); West Lanham Hills (Co. 28), Largo (Co. 46), Bladensburg (Co. 9), Kentland (Co. 33), and Ritchie (Co. 37) were on scene.
Photos follow from both Mark Brady, the PGFD PIO, and myself.
Mark arrived early and also shot this video of the firefight:
Thanks to Mark for allowing me to submit his photos and video.
Prince Georges County Fire Department units from stations 48 (West Lanham Hills), 33 (Kentland), 7 (Riverdale), 9 (Bladensburg), and 30 (Landover Hills) responded to the working fire dispatch on Monday in Lanham, MD. Crews arrived on scene to find fire coming from the roof, on several floors, and inside the walls of the complex. The fire was knocked quickly.
Here are some shots of the rigs and crews on the scene including the duo of tower ladders from the Kentland and Riverdale companies.