Just after 1700 hours on Friday, units from the Towson area were dispatched for the report of a dwelling fire in the area of Burke Avenue and Towsontown Boulevard. Units worked their way through rush hour traffic and arrived a few minutes after dispatch to find fire showing from a vacant two story house on Burke Avenue in the area of York Road. Crews made an aggressive attack and contained the fire to the original fire building. Air Unit 478 responded as a special request by command. Twelve bottles were filled prior to clearing the scene.
December 7th, 2007
Vacant Dwelling Fire Brings Jacksonville to Towson (Fire Box 1-17)
Jacksonville Units: AU478
Other Units: E101, T1, S303, E302, E307, E292, E14, FID2