Truck Company 6 was dispatched to Augusta and Backwater Dr. in Sterling for the reported dwelling fire on October 5, 2016. Initial units arrived on scene to find a 2-story single family dwelling with fire showing from the garage, with extension into the 2nd floor and attic. Tower 6 arrived and was tasked with opening up the 2nd floor and attic space for the engine crews. All fire was extinguished and units were held for extension overhaul.
House Fire at Augusta and Backwater Drive in Sterling
About the Author: Kyle Stephens
Assistant Chief - Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department Baltimore City Truck Co. 10 Bladensburg Co. 9