(Saturday February 28, 2015 C-Shift)
Lakewood Fire companies were dispatched to the 1400 block of Arthur early Saturday morning for reports of smoke coming from a house.
Upon arrival Truck 1 reported smoke showing from the attic area of a 2-1/2 story brick residence. Truck 1 stretched an 1-3/4 to the second floor of the residence and reported fire and heavy smoke. The fire was quickly extinguished and crews moved to the attic to check for extension. Fire was found in the void spaces of the attic and extinguished. Engine 2 was assigned primary search. While searching Engine 2 encountered smoke coming from wall channel on the first floor. A second line was pulled and the fire was extinguished. Engine 3 laddered the house. All fire companies assisted in overhaul and checked for further fire extension.
There was no one home at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported. Rocky River Engine 64 for called for mutual aid to assist in fire suppression.
Lakewood Companies on Scene: Truck 1, Engine 2, Engine 3, Squad 4, Squad 2, Squad 3, Car 2, Car 5. Mutual Aid: Rocky River Engine 64.