Morris, Gary P.
December 2007
Fire Chief;Dec2007, Vol. 51 Issue 12, p70
Trade Publication
The article discusses the conditions leading up to a sofa store fire in Charleston, South Carolina. It is said that the fire, which killed nine firefighters, is similar in fire conditions to the fire in Phoenix, Arizona that also killed a firefighter. The Charleston fire started from an exterior loading dock, while in Phoenix, it began from an exterior loading dock and penetrated interior concealed spaces. Fire investigations of the two separte incidences are also compared.


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