Otto-Township Fire Department
4/13/17 Early Thursday afternoon at 12:25 hours Station 9 was dispatched on box 0923 for a commercial fire with a burn patient at the Otto Eldred Jr/Sr High School.
Station 18 (Eldred Twp) and Station 4 (Eldred Boro) were also dispatched for mutual aid, Ma1 (Bradford City) dispatched for the burn victim.
Chief 930 (J Rettger), E-91 and T-92 responded. Dispatch advised Chief 930 high school staff reported a working fire in the art room. Chief 930 requested Westons Mills (NY) dispatched for a tower to the scene.
Chief 930 arrived on scene reporting a 3 story brick commercial structure with nothing showing from the exterior, evacuation in progress. Chief 930 took command. Command advised E-91 to lay in from Sweitzer Dr continuing to the Bravo/Charlie corner of the building. T-92 also staged at the Bravo/Charlie corner.
Per the staff the fire was reported out, electrical in nature. E-91's crew entered the structure investigating the Art room confirming the fire was extinguished by staff via portable fire extinguishers.
E-91's crew tended to the burn victim and checked for extension within the Art room with the assistance of mutual aid.
Command advised dispatch the fire was confirmed out with no extension.
Ma1a treated and transported the burn victim, all mutual aid companies were released in service. E-91's crew assisted with cleanup, command was terminated and all units returned in service.