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SEPTEMBER 12, 2005

RUBBISH FIRE

347 Johnson Avenue,
Lawrence Township



Lawrence Road Fire Co. volunteers responded to a rubbish fire in front of 347 Johnson Avenue during the late evening of Monday, September 12, 2005.

It was 11:56 p.m. when Mercer County Central Communications Center transmitted Box 22-10 and dispatched Station 22.

Chief Wayne Hannon signed on radio in Car 22 at 11:58 p.m., followed seconds later by Telesquirt 22. Engine 22 responded at midnight.

Hannon and Telesquirt 22 arrived on location at midnight to find a sleeper sofa, sitting at the curb in front of the house, fully-engulfed in flames, with no exposure problems.

Engine 22 arrived at 12:02 a.m. and assisted Telesquirt 22's crew extinguish the fire with a booster line.

Telesquirt 22 and Engine 22 were back in quarters by 12:22 a.m.

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