AFA Water Flow Alarm

1427 Hrs The SHFD and Cressona FD along with L51 from the city were dispatched to Staples at the Cressona Mall for an AFA. On arrival units began investigating Staples but found nothing. They were then met by a contractor who knocked a sprinkler pipe apart during work. Units found the broken pipe and then the control valves and shut them down and drained the system. Management at the mall was advised to have a sprinkler contractor in to fix the broken pipe and re supply the system. Chief 723 had command and units were on scene for 30 minutes. Engine 732 responded with (4)

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