Compacting Dumpster Fire at Best Buy in Lutherville: Fire Box 30-04
November 20, 2014 - At approximately 6:45am, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a dumpster fire at the Best Buy on York Road in Lutherville. Engine 301 immediately responded and arrived moments later to find a compacting dumpster on fire, attached to the building. Due to the potential risk for exposure and fire spread, Engine 301's crew requested a fire box assignment for additional resources to respond to the scene. Crews quickly gained access to the dumpster and extinguished the fire, preventing extension into the building. Crews remained on scene for approximately 45 minutes.