Multiple calls for the Kent County apartment fire
Delmarva Fire Photography contributor Nevin Steffy captured the fireground scene in Betterton, Maryland. Kent County Communications dispatched companies to 207 North Main Street for a working fire. Betterton Fire Police 5-2 arrived first and confirmed the report with the addition of one injured person who had jumped from the structure.
Firefighters began an interior attack but were withdrawn due to frozen hydrants complicating the water supply. Nevin writes that a backhoe was used to break ice and allow access to the Chesapeake Bay. Unfortunately, by the time a well-functioning water supply was established, the fire had gained considerable possession of the structure. Read More
Photos courtesy of Nevin Steffy/DMVFire.com