RED FOX DINER FIRE

p2315 hrs. Multiple 911 calls reporting a fire at the Red Fox Diner 138 North Central Ave.nbsp Fire Department dispatched. Engine 237 Tower Ladder 21 Engine 137 and Ladder 55 assigned and responding.pp2318 hrs.nbspChief Syd Henry arrived on the scene and confirmed a working structure fire. Fire in the basement with very heavy smoke condition and extension to the first floor.ppValhalla FD Rescue 9 FAST unit requested immediately.ppEntry forced into the structure 3 lines were stretched and placed into operation. Very time consuming and labor intensive operation.pp2333 hrs. 2nd alarm transmitted for additional personnel. Battalion 14 Deputy Coordinator Walsh responded to the scene. Fairview FD E-175 Irvington FD L-36 Hartsdale FD E-170 also responded to the scene for relief purposes.ppHawthorne FD TL-12 and Tarrytown FD E-80 relocated to our quarters.ppGreenburgh CD Cascade Unit 446 responded to fill SCBA bottles. County Cause amp Origin Team responded for the investigation.ppAll units cleared the scene by 0304 hrs. Our thanks to all those who assisted at the scene and who covered our district.p