House Fire 13217 E Crestwood St.

Date of Incident: 
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 1:30pm

At 1:29 pm on Tuesday, October 18 crews were dispatched to a house fire at 13217 E Crestwood St in the Rocky Creek subdivision. First due SCFD E38 arrived on scene to moderate smoke showing from a single-story, 3000 sq/ft residence with a walk-out basement. Crews worked for a number of minutes attempting to locate the seat of the fire. Command requested additional apparatus to respond, and shortly thereafter defensive operations were declared. Truck 2 set an elevated stream and crews attacked the fire through the walk-out basement as well as windows on the "B" side. After aproximately 30 minutes of defensive operations, the fire was declared under control. No occuoants were injured, but one pet did succomb to its injuries. 


Additional scene photos by Craig Hacker