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The Hamlin Morton Walker Fire District was dispatched to automatic mutual aide to the Hilton Fire District for the reported house fire. 2c14, 2c41, 2c44, 2c68 2413 with 2c54 and a total crew of 6 and 2432 with 2c78 responded on the assignment.
2c16 arrived on scene and reported heavy smoke from the structure and declared a working fire. 2c16 assumed command and placed 2c46 as operations.
2413 arrived on scene and set of for RIC interventions as needed. 2432 arrived and was directed to back down the road and layout to the hydrant. Some members assisted with interior and roof operations as needed during the incident.
The fire was placed under control by 2c16 after approximately 40 minutes from the initial dispatch. The cause is under investigation, however the homeowner reports a gas can inside the structure caught on fire.
Photos: J. Clement