01-16-09
Bryan Rd off Lipe Rd
Outbuilding Fire

The fire appeared to have started from a burning barrel which got out and caught an outbuilding on fire.  There was a motorized 3 wheeler as well as other items burned in the building fire.  The temperature was a warm 21. Units from Troutman and Shepherds Fire departments responded as did Forestry Service and Iredell County Fire Marshalls office.


Coming to the scene, the command was advising the fire under control.


Heavy smoke was still coming from the remains of the building.


Pulling things from the fire.


Grass is burned.  Barrel is behind firefighter on left.


Firefighters putting water in hot spot.


Smoke hangs around the ground.


Prying the wall away from 2nd building.


Small amount of fire was left in the wall.


Wetting the area down.


Slowly getting the fire out.


Unusual 3 wheeler that burned.


Smoke covering firefighter.


Blasting the ash into the air just before I was covered.


Looking through the smoke.

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