Category: Commercial Building Fires

May 18 2014

Photo Of The Week #14-20

5-6-11 YC Box 5-01

This weeks Photo Of The Week was captured back on May 6, 2011 in York County Pennsylvania at a commercial building fire. York County Truck 2 operated at a well involved paint shop fire on Zinns Quarry Road that burned on a Friday evening. To view more of this incident, go to the gallery.

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.

Apr 08 2014

Commercial Building Fire in York Springs

old15A small fire on the roof of Paul’s Garage in York Springs Pa. was controlled by workers with a garden hose  Tuesday afternoon prior to the fire department arrival. On arrival, the York Springs had smoke showing from the roof. York Springs firefighters along with mutual aide companies did some overhaul checking for extension and the box was placed in service in about 45 minutes. Gallery of photos HERE.

Feb 15 2014

Working Fire at Cafe Custom Cycle’s

CafeCyclesFireSeveral Adams County Pennsylvania departments operated at a apartment fire attached to a commercial building early Saturday morning. Box 10-2 was struck for the house fire at Cafe Cycle’s on Hunterstown Hampton Road. For more photos, go to the photo gallery.

Feb 06 2014

D.C.F.D. Battles Vacant Building


World Renowned photographer Elliot Goodman captured D.C.F.D. battling a 2 alarm commercial building fire in the heart of the 1st battalion on Lincoln Road. To view more of Elliots work, go to the photo gallery.

Jan 01 2014

DCFD Battle Warehouse January 1st

webContributing photographer Elliot Goodman shared his photos of this warehouse fire from our nations capitol today. Just after the stroke of the new year, DCFD firefighters went to battle on 5th and Morse, arriving to find heavy smoke pushing from the multiple story building, striking t WSF.                  To see more of Elliot’s work, go to the photo gallery.