Saturday, May 26, 2012

Working Fire at 7500 E Berridge Lane

Firefighters pick up hose and clean up at the fire scene after extinguishing a fire Saturday in Scottsdale. Video by Peter Kosednar.

1st alarm assignment. Working house fire in the attic in the Ranchos Chiquito subdivision in the 7500 block of East Berridge Lane in Scottsdale, AZ.

Scottsdale Engine 603 on scene.
Photographer: Peter Kosednar

Scottsdale Fire Department, Phoenix Fire Department, Scottsdale Police, EMT Ambulance, APS and Southwest Gas responded. Units dispatched and on scene include: E92, E601, E602, E603, E605, P-607, L602, BC2, BC601, FI601, APS002, SCTP02, SWG003, U29, E91, E604, L12 and L276.

Firefighter clothing and equipment.
Photographer: Peter Kosednar

[Update] One story home with 2,552 square feet of living space. Built in 1958. Attic fire. Captain Sasha Wellers on scene. Fire officials say the blaze was contained to the west side of the house. There was a partial structural collapse. The homeowners were not home at the time. The cause of the fire is unknown and there's no damage estimate at this time. No injuries were reported.