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Providence Crews Use Aggressive Fire Attack to Knock Two-Alarm Blaze

By STERLING BEAUCAGE, Correspondent | July 11, 2020 | RHODE ISLAND

Story No. 071420106

Providence, RI - On Saturday evening, July 11th, Providence Fire Alarm started to receive calls of a possible fire at 79 Wendell Street.

Upon arrival, Engine 8 had smoke showing and a code red was called. Tower Ladder 2 stated they had fire going up side three of the house and advised to check the basement, as they believed it to be balloon frame.

The incident commander acted accordingly and had the fire out relatively quickly.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.