Just before 14:30 hours station was alerted to 700 block of Wick Blvd for a dwelling. Engine 511 responded with-in minutes with 4, was advised by communications caller reporting dryer on fire in basement. Engine arrived on-scene with smoke showing. Crew pulled 1 ¾ line, nozzle man stood by at the top of the basement stairs. Officer and Barman headed to the basement to locate the source of the fire. Crew located a dryer on fire and fire was knocked with a can. Tower and Squad 92 checked for extension and assisted with ventilation. Crews operated on scene for approximately 1 hour with no reported injuries.
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