On Sunday, January 17, 2021 at 0208 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District were dispatched to the 700 block of Quest Court for a reported dwelling fire. Captain 2203 arrived on location and found smoke showing from the front door of the residence. Rescue 2218 quickly arrived and deployed an 1 3/4″ hand line to the kitchen, where they located an active fire. Crews from Engine 2212, Quint 2816 and Squad 2618 conducted searches of the dwellings and checked for extension.
The fire was quickly brought under control and held to the room of origin. Once the fire was under control, crews utilized Postitive Pressure ventilation to evacuate smoke from the residence. The scene was then turned over to the Mantua Township Fire Marshal’s Office for investigation. The fire remains under investigation at this time.