Recycling Fire 2829 N Emporia

Date of Incident: 
Sunday, March 4, 2012 - 3:30pm

Initially reported as a building fire this turned out to be a pile of recycling material on fire at Glickman Recycling. Early concerns were focused on diesel fuel stored nearby and a third alarm was called. Engine 3 and Squad 3 were initial fire attack. Squad 1 and Squad 7 assisted with fire attack. Quint 13 and Truck 2 set up aerial water supply. Engine 7 relay pumped. 

Once water supply was established, the fire was extinguished.

Full gallery of scene photos by Paula Burke.

Full gallery of scene photos by Craig Hacker