Category: Commercial Building Fires

Jan 16 2016

Working Fire In Gettysburg


 Box 1 was struck at 12:30 hours Saturday for a commercial building fire in the 100 block of Buford Avenue in the borough of Gettysburg. The Gettysburg Fire Department being already out on a reported structure fire was advised of a second  fire being dispatched which was reported to be a working fire.  Units arrived to fire blowing out the second story windows. The fire was under control in about thirty minutes.

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Jan 05 2016

Amish Woodshop Burns

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3rd Alarm Photography captured these cell phone shots today while working a RIT assignment at a well involved wood shop fire in Lancaster County Pa. Mutual aid departments from Lancaster, Chester and Berks counties assisted. Caernarvon Fire Department was first due.

Dec 02 2015

2nd Alarm Fire In Emmittsburg Md. 

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Frederick County Maryland Box 6-1 was struck just before 15:00 hours today for fire visible at Pauls Pit Stop 100 block of  South Seton  Avenue in Emmittsburg. The fire went to two alarms in a multiple family dwelling bringing firefighters from two states, three counties, Frederick, Carroll and Adams. Photos submitted by FF Tom Carr. 

Sep 10 2015

Coroner Called To Red Carpet Inn


Engine 49-2 staged in front of the Red Carpet Inn motel after the Hanover and Penn Township Fire Departments responded around 07:30 hours Thursday morning for a structure fire at the local motel at 1080 Carlisle Street in Hanover borough. Units arrived to no fire but did find a deceased person in one of the motel rooms. Hanover police and fire department personnel as well as the York County Coroners office are investigating. 

Aug 27 2015

Building Fire In Scranton Pa.

ScrantonWednesday afternoon the Scranton Fire Department responded to Sandone Tire Warehouse on Wyoming Avenue in the city of Scranton for a reported building fire. The initial alarm companies arrived to find a seven story building with approximately sixty thousand tires inside on fire. The fire went multiple alarms with a May Day called, several explosions and a collapse of several sections of the building.

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Aug 09 2015

Wilkes-Barre  Building  Fire

Firefighters in Luzerne County Pennsylvania battled this three alarm commercial building fire Saturday at the Nardone Brothers Bakery in Wilkes-Barre.