2011-023

On January 18th, 2011, East Gaston E-300, E-303, S-309, Community E-32, Alexis T-204 and Stanley T-220 were dispatched to a reported house fire on Hickory Grove Road in 30's first due just outside Stanley.  EMS units on-scene were reporting smoke showing.  E-300 arrived with light smoke showing from the ridge vents in the roof.  T-204 and E-32 arrived right after E-300 and assisted with investigation.  E-300's crew advanced an 1 3/4" line to the second floor and found moderate smoke conditions.  The fire was located in a rear bedroom and had burn itself out.  Crews checked for extension and found none.  Crews were on-scene for about two hours.  The fire's origin appeared to be electrical in nature.