On Wednesday April 18, 2018 at 2043 hours Battalions 94 and 92 were dispatched for a dwelling fire on Woodbury Lake Road in the Lake Tract Section of Deptford. Battalion 9401 (Spade) arrived on location and reported a one story wood frame single family dwelling with an exterior fire on the C/D corner of the house. Engine 943 and Squad 921 arrived together and the crews stretched an 1 3/4 hand line to the C/D corner of the house and another 1 3/4 line inside the house. Squad 921 laid 300′ of 5″ supply line for a water supply for 943. The exterior crews reported the fire to be knocked down and the interior crew reported extension in the dwelling. The “All hands” box was completed bringing additional resources. The fire was placed under control at the 40 minute mark and crews had an extensive overhaul on the second floor. The fire is under investigation by the Deptford Fire Department Fire Marshal’s Office.
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