The Bellefonte Fire Department was dispatched to Box 211 (E Bishop Street) in the borough for an inside investigation with alarms sounding; caller advised a smell of smoke in the building. Chief 200 assumed Command while Q227's crew accessed the building to investigate. E210 arrived and staged for water supply.
Although crews had an odor in one apartment, a thermal imaging camera could find no fire or heat signatures, and no smoke was visible throughout the building. After a quick confirmation, Chief 200 placed Company 2 available.