At 02:19 today was dispatched to Box 48-02 Cdspt Boro to 109 E 3rd St, reported house fire. Upon arrival Chief 48 established command and confirmed that everyone was out of the house and safe.
The owner advised where the Fire was located and advised that the room was on fire prior to leaving.
Engine 48-1 arrived laying in 400' of supply line from N East St x E 3rd, while CVAA tied the supply line into the hydrant, so engine crews could advanced a 1 3/4 to the second floor, crews ventilated from the exterior, and PPV was setup
After the ambulance crew assisted with water supply, they tended to the residents on scene.
With in minutes the Fire was brought under control with over haul and salvage operations to follow.
Crews placed apparatus back in service at the scene, and back in Quarters at 4:30.
Damage is estimated at approx. $25-30,000, the family was assisted by the Red Cross, and are staying with family in town.
The house is insured, there were no injuries.
The cause of the Fire was determined to be electrical in nature.
I would like to thank the Cdspt. Ambulance for assisting and allowing our manpower to stay w/the Engine to make an attack on this fire.