Brooklyn 2nd Alarm Box 828 in a 3 story Frame Dwelling at appox 6:45 am today. Fire Located at 967 Madison Street in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn. 2 Civilans suffered smoke inhalation and 2 kittens & 1 dog were rescued. Firefighter John Demarco from Ladder Company 112 rescued the dog from the basement. Fire LT. Neils Jorgensen from Ladder Company 112 is giving the 8 Y/O Rotweiler named "Girl" oxygen. Photos by Steve Spak

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Brooklyn,  N. Y.  07/03/05  @  06:45 hrs.
Bushwick   Section

Box   828
address:        967   Madison  St.  nr   Broadway

828  @  06:44
Engs.   222,  277,  218
Lad.  112,   T. Lad.  111
Batt.  37

10 - 75 - 828  @  06:48
Ladder  176  is  designated  as  the  "FAST"  Truck
Eng.   233
Rescue Co. #2
Squad Co. #252
Batt.  28
Division  15

@  06:50
Batt.  37:   Special  Call  a  "new"  "FAST"  Truck,   176  is  going  to  work.
Ladder  123  is  s/c  as  the  "new"  designated  "FAST"  Truck

2nd  Alarm  on  arrival:
2 - 2 - 828  @  06:51
Engs.   214,  217,  227,  271
TowerLadder  124
Eng.  207  w  /  Satellite  6
Batt.  44  "Safety  Cord."
Batt.  38  "Comm. Cord."
Rescue  Battalion   /   Safety  Battalion
Fieldcom  1   /   Tac.  Support  Unit #1

Fire  Building:
3  Story  Frame  20 x 40  O. M. D.
Surrounding  Properties:
Exp. #1:   Is  a  Street
Exp. #2:   Is  a  Similar  Type  attach
Exp. #3:   Is  a  Rear  Yard
Exp. #4:   Is  a  Similar  Type  attach

@  06:58
Batt.  37  reports:   Box  828,   We  have  heavy  fire  on  the  3rd  floor  of  a  3  story  attach
row  frame  occupied  multiple  dwellings.    We  have  2 - lines  stretched  and  in  operation.
We're  removing  all  firefighters  from  the  bldg.  and  switching  to  an  exterior  attack.
Setting  up  the  TowerLadder  at  this  time.     Fire   is   Doubtful.

@  07:12
Fieldcom  1:    Progress  Report  for  the  2nd  Alarm,  Box  828,   Division  15  reports:
We  have  the  TowerLadder  in  operation.     ( 1 )  hand - line  in  operation.
All  visible  fire  is  darkening  down  at  this  time.     The  primary  search  is  negative.
Still   Doubtful.

@  07:26
Fieldcom  1:    Progress  Report  for  the  2nd  Alarm,  Box  828,   Division  15  reports:
All  visible  fire  has  been  knocked  down.     We  have  shut - down  the  TowerLadder,  
and  moving  in  with  a  hand - line  to  extinguish  the  remaining  pockets  of  fire.
Division  15  reports,    Probably   Will   Hold.

Tower Ladder gets ready to go to work..

Firefighters were ordered out of the fire building before the Tower Ladder went into operation.

Firefighters open up the cornice to find hidden pockets of fire.

One of two civilians who suffered smoke inhalation is being treated by FDNY EMS.

Firefighter John Demarco from Ladder Company 112 rescued the dog from the basement.

Fire LT. Neils Jorgensen from Ladder Company 112 is giving the 8 Y/O Rotweiler named "Girl" oxygen.

After about 20 minutes the dog was revived and was returned to her owner.

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