On Monday 2/25/19 around 1130hrs C-Shift Squad 13, Squad 14, Medic 13, Tanker 13, Tanker 14, Battalion Chief 5 as well as Mishwaka Engine 1, Medic 1, Battalion 1 and SWCFT Engine 42 responded to a working fire on Goshen Ave. in Osceola, IN. Battalion 5 arrived on scene first to find a 2 story balloon frame residence with smoke showing from the attic. All occupants and pets had been evacuated prior to the FD arrival. Squad 14 was the 1st engine and stretched the primary attack line followed by Squad 13 with the back-up line.
Units found fire in the walls/floor between floors 1 and 2 from a woodburner that had extended into the residence. No firefighters or civilians were injured. Here are some photos of the incident.