Friday afternoon, just before 5pm, units were dispatched for heavy smoke in the area of Evans Street in the neighboring borough of Swissvale. 278 Chief arrived on scene, confirming a working fire in the 7700 block and requested a second alarm.
278 Truck arrived on scene followed shortly by 137 Engine, who laid in. 137 and 278 crews made a quick interior attack, finding fire in multiple rooms on the first floor. Crews got a quick knock on the fire and completed salvage and overhaul on the residence.