Box Alarm 1-2 “859 Park Lane”
By Firefighter Kevin Carr
July 31, 2019

At 2125hrs (9:25pm) Dorchester Central dispatched units for A "STRUCTURE FIRE" at 859 Park Lane in the Cambridge 1-2 Box Area with reports of fire showing. Chief 1 arrived on location with smoke showing and call for the working fire dispatch. Engine 1-3 4/0 arrived on location with a hydrant at the corner of Park Lane and Rigby Ave stretched 200' of attack line and made quick work of knocking (extinguishing) a room and contents fire on division 2 (2nd floor). Other units arrived on location to support the operation and assist with overhaul, ventilation and clean up. Command placed the situation under control at approximately 2152hrs (9:52pm) and placed all units in service without incident.
(Pictures provided by FF-EMT-I Kevin Carr, FF-Paramedic Eddie Dean, FF-EMT Kevin Bailey and FF Brandon "Blister" Stacey)

Units: Chief 1, Engine 1-3, Tower 1, Engine 1-2, Rescue Engine 1-1, Engine 1-4
Mutual Aid: CPD, DCEMS PM100 (Cambridge), PM101 (Cambridge), Station 46 (Church Creek), Talbot Station 30 (Trappe), Station 16 (Secretary), Station 21 (East New Market), Delmarva Power, Maryland State Fire Marshal Office