Truck, Squad Conduct Searches, Assist Residents Evacuate in Langley Park Apartment Fire

Shortly after 5am, Truck and Squad 1 were among units dispatched to a reporting apartment fire with people trapped on 15th Avenue in Co. 34’s area in Langley Park.

Engine Company 34 arrived on scene reporting a three story garden apartment with smoke showing and people on the balconies.

Truck 1 positioned on Side Bravo, with the truck driver throwing a ladder to the balcony to assist an occupant and pet down. The Squad and Truck crews conducted primary and secondary searches inside the building and assisted a second occupant out.

Company 1 units operated with nine volunteer Firefighter/EMTs with a dedicated ambulance crew handling other incidents.

Chopper overhead photo via FOX5