House Fire

Friday, April 7, 2023

12 units and mutual aid responded for a 1213 fire in the Village of Christiana with possible subjects trapped. E12 arrived first with their own hydrant across the street as Tower 12 arrived next forcing two doors for entry and initiating a quick search. Engine 12 located a fire in the front bedroom and made a quick knock of the fire. BC12 arrived as Christiana Command. Tower 12 OV located the occupant attempting to exit through the rear but was partially disabled and unable to get out on her own. The occupant was assisted out of the home and to awaiting A12 crew who assessed her with ALS who arrived shortly after. Mutual aid companies arrived and assisted with secondary searches and overhaul. The incident was placed under control within 30 mins as the occupant was transported to the ER with minor smoke inhalation. DSFMO is investigating the cause. 


BC12 Christiana Command

BC23 Supplemental Chief

E12 1st Engine (6)

Sqd23 2nd Engine (3)

RE28 3rd Engine (5)

Q10 4th Engine (5)

Twr12 1st SS (5)

R23 2nd SS (4)

R14 3rd SS (4)


Sqd15 Cover Station 12




FM19 Fire Marshal

Delmarva Electric Utilities