On Sunday, May 24th, 2020 at approximately 2328 hours, Franklin Twp. Fire District #3 was dispatched to 455 Wheeler Place, for a possible Structure Fire.
Car 273 arrived, established Fire Command and reported a fire on the outside of the structure within a close proximity of the structure. Car 273 turned over Fire Command to Chief 27 and took on the operations role.
Engine 253 was 1st due and stretched an attack line, extinguishing the outside fire which had slightly extended into the attached garage of the dwelling. Ladder 27 arrived and assisted by providing positive pressure ventilation of the smoke condition inside of the attached garage and removing it from the dwelling, once the fire was completely extinguished.
Units spent approximately 20-minutes on-scene and the incident was placed under control. Franklin Twp. Fire Prevention was notified and responded to the scene. The investigation was turned over to Franklin Twp. Fire Prevention and is pending at this time.
Additional units on the scene were Car 272, Engine 27, Deputy 25, Franklin Twp. Police Department and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital EMS. Fire Command was terminated at approximately 2350 hours.
Thank you to all those who were able to respond to this incident.