Indianapolis, Indiana:

Indianapolis Fire Department

Date: Thursday June 1, 2023


Working Apartment Fire
2220 Harbor Drive
Dispatched at 6:50 PM

Multiple calls to 911 reporting fire
Marked Working at 6:57 PM
First Unit on scene – LD43 at 6:57 PM
Two Story Structure – Ordinary Construction
Heavy Fire and Smoke showing from rear – thick black smoke visible for miles
16 IFD Units Dispatched
4 Handlines – 2 Supply Lines
Aggressive Offensive Attack – water on the fire at 7:03 PM
Fire under control at 7:16 PM

Primary and secondary searches of entire structure all clear at 7:20 PM

IEMS on Scene
IMPD on Scene
IFD Rehab Support Unit on Scene
Incident Commander – Battalion Chief Mark Culver
1 Firefighter slight injuries – transported to Methodist for check out
Fire ruled accidental with grease on the stove as the cause
Command terminated at 8:46 PM
5 Units affected by fire, smoke or water damage – 15 occupants displaced
IFD Victims Assistance working with apartment management for shelter


Credit: Rita L Reith, MPIO