The Youngstown Fire Department was dispatched shortly after 6:15am on Friday, July 17, 2017. A passerby reported smoke coming from the building and reported it to the police department. Engines 9, 2, 6, Squad 33, Ladder 24 and Battalions 1 and 2 responded on the initial alarm. Engine 9 arrived on scene and reported smoke from the old school building. Ladder 22 was special called at 6:20am followed by a 2nd alarm request at 06:26am. Engines 3, 7, and 15 were dispatched on the second alarm assignment and Engine 12 covered Downtown.
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