Apr 14 2014

Automatic Alarm Becomes Working Fire


Box 083 sounded at 0126 hours Monday for a automatic alarm in Hanover Borough for New York Wire, Hanover and Penn Township companies arrived to normal conditions from the exterior. While investigating inside, nothing was evident, firefighters returned outside to find heavy smoke pushing from the roof. After going back inside, fire was discovered on divisions 1,2, and 3 of the drying facility. Three hand lines were stretched while truck 49’s crew opened up the roof. The companies operated from several hours at the incident. Photo courtesy Matt Groft.