Cuba Fire Department Inc

Hot Water Tank Explosion


Friday, March 8, 2013 CFD was dispatched mutual aide to Friendship for a structure fire with explosion.  Cuba 1, 7, 1st Lieutenant (Jones) and 2nd Lieutenant (Appleby) responded within minutes.  Upon arrival of Friendship fire units, CFD was downgraded to standby in quarters. Units on scence advised a hot water tank had exploded inside the residence with negative fire. All units were BIS within an hour with 1st Lieutenant (Jones) having command.