WPFD On-Scene at Burlingame Structure Fire

WPFD worked a structure fire near Burlingame and Col. Glenn road on Saturday, here  August 21st.  The house fire, illness on a steep hill, had limited access for fire-fighters and equipment. Responders from three WPFD stations had help from Crystal Fire Department and Little Rock Fire Department Companies 20 & 21.  The fire was completely extinguished after about 2 hours, but the structure sustained heavy fire, water, and smoke damage.   One WPFD firefighter suffered minor injuries from a fall while battling the blaze.  With no major damage done, the firefighter is recovering well and resting with expectations to be back responding to calls later this week.

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