Box Alarm 1-4 “ Reported Structure Fire”
By Firefighter Kevin Carr
August 17, 2019

At 1339hrs Dorchester Central dispatched units for A reported "STRUCTURE FIRE" at 5405 Bonnie Brook Rd in the Cambridge 1-4 Box Area. Chief 1 arrived on location to find A tent, table and brush on fire in the rear of the structure and established command. Units (Engine 1-3 & Rescue Engine 1-1) arrived on location and finished extinguishing the fire with a water can. Command cancelled all incoming units and held the assignment to units on location. Investigation revealed Fire was attributed to unattended citronella candles. Command was terminated at 1401hrs and all Station 1 units were placed in service without incident.

Units: Chief 1, Engine 1-3, Rescue Engine 1-1, Tower 1-1
Mutual Aid: DSO (Dorchester Sheriffs Office) DCEMS PM100 & 101 (Cambridge), Station 61 (Linkwood-Salem), Station 21 (East New Market), Station 16 (Secretary), Talbot Station 30 (Trappe)