Alpha firefighters work on the roof of Sandusky Metals in Littlestown Pa. Sunday afternoon after a small fire broke out under the solar panels covering the entire roof of the structure. The fire was placed under control in less than fifteen minutes.
Gettysburg Fire Department was alerted for an auto accident with fire this afternoon in front of the Peace Light on Mummasburg Rd in Cumberland Twp. Firefighters found a 2 vehicle accident with injures and 1 SUV on fire. Adams Regional EMS tended to the patients while the crew from Rescue-Engine 1 extinguished the fire. The incident was under control in a few minutes.
The initial dispatch was for the apartment building on fire with three persons trapped on a balcony. Denver fire chief arrived confirming working fire and entrapment. The fire went three alarms overnight and all three persons were brought to safety.
Photo and video by contributing photographer Kirk Neidermyer of 3rd Alarm Photography
Several cars collided at the intersection of Carlisle Pike and York Road Sunday afternoon while light rain fell on the area. United Hook and Ladder firefighters were busy on another accident scene when this happened. The engines and rescue cleared the first crash to respond to this one where it appeared only one person was injured and being tended to by EMS and a passing EMT who stopped to assist. Pennsylvania State police were on scene investigating.