Basement Fire in Hinsdale
By 3rd Assistant Chief John Laakso
October 8, 2017

Early morning on October 7th, Liverpool Engine 2 was dispatched to a reported basement fire on Holiday Dr in Hinsdale. Car 2 (D/C Ormsby) and Engine 2 (D/C Payne) responded. Car 2 arrived and assisted with the initial attack in the basement. Engine 2 was third arriving and took the responsibility of the first due truck. Engine 2 quickly completed searches of the residence and started ventilation. The fire was quickly knocked down by the first arriving companies and units were back in service with in an hour.

Units: Car 2, Engine 2