3-3-2012 Call received 1708. Units from TEVFD Sta 1,2,3 EMS Sta 5 dispatched for report of apartment fire next door to 955 Tanyard Dr. Caller advised of smoke and fire showing from apartment. Essex communications received 2nd call with corrected address of 1013 Tanyard Dr. Medic 52 was first on scene, reporting smoke showing from side C of the building. Fire was reported in the kitchen.
Engine 1 arrived at 1716 and crew advanced 1.75 in. attacked line, led by FF R. Angel and made a agressive interior attack on the fire. FF Reinhardt established command. Fire was called under control at 1727. Extensive overhaul was completed. Apartment suffered heavy smoke and heat damage. No fire or ems or civilian personnel suffered any injuries.
Not for the efforts of personnel on the scene the operation went smoothly. Thanks to FF C Williams, R. Angel, T. Defou, K, Jeter, S. Richardson, P. Richardson, J Bullis, A. Turner, G. Harding, A. Davis, J. Eddie, B. Brown, J. Reinhardt, Lt. K. Durham, Capt. H. Baxter, Chief 2 C. Beazley.