Rapidly Changing Conditions - Part 1 by ProQuest


June 24, 2010, was a warm day in the middle of a week-long heat wave. Temperatures were in the mid- 90 s with heat indexes approaching 100 degrees. At 10:32 A.M., a structure fire was dispatched by the Emergency Communications Center. A normal structural fire response for the city is three city engines, one Hose Company 4 engine, one truck company, one ambulance and the battalion chief. At the dispatch time, one city engine was on a medical call and one city engine was unavailable conducting pump testing.

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