Carrollton Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched "automatic aide" at 5:43 a.m. Tuesday 14 October 2014 to a reported "...house full of smoke...occupants out..." in a residence in the Scotts Landing neighborhood of the Town of Smithfield. Carrollton VFD aerial ladder unit Quint-10 commanded by Assistant Fire Chief B. Johnston responded along with Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department (SVFD) units Engine-50, Engine-53, Truck-50, Rescue-50 and Carrollton Engine-10. First SVFD command unit on scene reported smoke inside the building and advised all interior fire attack personnel to enter only with full SCBA. Hand hose lines were immediately deployed into the structure from E-50 and E-53 with other arriving units ordered to stage along Smithfield Blvd. due to the limited vehicle access down a 400 foot lane. Thermal imaging cameras were employed to search for hot spots and the source of the smoke was discovered to be burned wires and blown fuses in an exterior electrical box. Incident command advised "..under control..." at 6:36 a.m. and most units on scene, including CVFD Q-10, were made available. The home was turned back over to the owner at 7:22 a.m. when command was terminated.

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