Monthly Archives: March 2012

Steeple Fire

On March 31 at 0147 hours Company 53 was dispatched to 9470 Upper Strasburg Rd. for a church fire.  Chief 11 arrived on scene with the church steeple on fire.  Company 53 assisted with lighting, ventilation, and extinguishment.  Crews went available at 0527 hours. Photos by: Sara Myers

Lighting Strike

On March 30 at 2335 hours Truck and Engine 53 were dispatched to 15 W. King St. box 53-01 for an AFA.  Units arrived on scene to find that the chimney was struck by lighting.  Units went available at 0035 hours. Photos by: Denny Clopper

Attic Fire

On March 25 Engine 53 was dispatched at 0532 hours to 2200 Ritner Highway,box 49-03,  for a House Fire.  Units arrived on scene to find an attic on fire.  Engine 53 assisted with lighting, salvage and overhaul, and ventilation.  Units went available at 0702 hours. Photos by: Denny Clopper

House Fire

On March 23 at 2232 hours Truck 53 was dispatched to 1282 Fourth Ave, box 7-2, for a house fire.  Truck 53 arrived on scene assisted with laddering the house, overhaul, and ventilation.  Units went available at 0029 hours. Photos by: Denny Clopper