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Thursday, November 24, 2011

Detroit MI, Box Alarm 11-01-11. Linwood

Around 15:30 we were just fishing up with our urban exploring trip, a box came in 5 mins away on Linwood. As we were heading in crews arrived and reported a small fire in a bar and then reported a 2nd fire one block over on Linwood and Tyler, The bar fire assignment was reduced to 1and 1, and a 2nd box was dispatched for Linwood and Tyler we walked over to the 2nd fire.
View from where we parked on the 2nd fire the fire below was one block south