Laflin Borough, Luzerne County PA Possible Commercial Structure Fire 6/12/24

Sep 16, 2023
Units dispatched to Valley Diatribution for an automated commercial fire alarm. 152 ChiefB arrived on scene to find a 1 story warehouse, nothing evident from the exterior, no evacuation in progress. 148 Engine crew entered the building to find a moderate smoke condition. 152 Chief requested an extra truck. 125-E1 hit the hydrant to the D side of the structure. Upon further investigation a machine fire was discovered in the office area being controlled by the sprinkler system. 2 L/S, 1 L/O. 148 stretched a line and completely extinguished the fire. Extensive ventilation needed.


1: Parking Lot
2: Similar
3: Rail Siding
4: Street

Units on the box:

Laflin 152-E1, 152-Rescue, 52-Chief B, 152-Chief
Jenkins Township 148-E1, 148-Ladder s/c
Dupont 125-E1, 125-Fire Command, 125-E2 s/c
Hughestown 143-E1, 143-Chief
Plains Township 167-Ladder
Pittston City 165-E4 s/c
Greater Pittston Regional Ambulance Medic-29A


167-E2 staffed by recall members @Station 2
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