On November 14, 2016, Broome County Communications Dispatched East Maine Fire (56) to East Maine Road for a house fire. Upon arrival Chief 56 found a two-story, wood frame, single-family home with smoke showing throughout and fire in the attic. All residents were accounted for. Crews were directed to stretch a line to the rear of the house and quickly knocked down the bulk of the fire and begin checking for extension. Assisting on scene were Choconut Center, Maine, Chenango, Prospect Terrace, Enwell, Glen Aubrey, Union Center, Maine Ambulance, Broome County Fire Coordinators, Broome County Fire Investigators and New York State Police.         

– Fire News photo by Nicholas Griswold