A report of smoke in the area turned out to be a working garage fire on East Chestnut Street in Hanover Borough Tuesday evening. Firefighters battled the 2nd alarm fire in heavy smoke conditions.
Category: Building Fires
Oct 03 2017
Jul 15 2017
A working fire assignment operated this morning before daylight at the IWM International (the old Hanover Wire Cloth) building at 500 West Middle Street in Hanover Borough. A large collection of dust consisting of wire shavings and coating burned on the steel beams throughout the one section of the commercial building.
Mar 03 2017
Firemen from Adams and York Counties battled this multiple alarm commercial building fire today at The Ox, an old, once popular and now closed night club along the York Road in Oxford Township. Firefighters arrived to find light smoke and fire from the roof on the A-D corner, once firefighters began opening up, the fire spread rapidly through the common cockloft.
Jan 01 2017
Adams County Box 4-1 was struck at 09:004 hours New Years Day for the commercial building fire at U.S. Exotic LTD Production Facility located at 2586 Chambersburg Road in Franklin Township, Adams County Pa. Firefighters arrived to a working fire.
Jun 19 2016
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.
May 28 2016
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