July 3, 2007

Crew 7 responds to second house fire in Leesburg

Filed under: Calls,Crew 7 — David Short @ 10:23

At approximately 5:30am, Monday, July 2, Engine 618 was dispatched to Leesburg for a structure fire. This was the second of 2 working fires to strike Leesburg in about 30 minutes.

Engine 618 joined the attack taking place on side-Charlie. Deputy Chief David Short, acting in his role as Loudoun County Battalion Chief, had command of the fire which consisted of units from Leesburg, Purcellville, Hamilton, Lucketts, Ashburn, and Frederick MD.

The house of origin was a total loss with damage to three surrounding houses, as well. More information on this fire can be found at Leesburg Fire.

Photos: Tim Duckworth

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