Category: Fires

Jul 01 2017

Chicken House Fire Kills 100k Birds

Firefighters from at least three counties battled a large chicken house fire early Saturday morning on Oxford Road  in Tyrone Township, Adams County. It has been reported over 100,000 live chickens perished in the fire that started just before 6:00AM. Firefighters battled the fire in very humid and high temperature conditions, two injuries were reported to firefighters.


Jun 25 2017

Multiple Alarm Fire In York Pa.

York City firefighters and several mutual aid companies battled a multiple alarm fire Sunday afternoon in a row house in the city’s west end on West Popular Street.

Photo gallery by contributing photographer Retired York City Deputy Fire Chief Greg Halpin



Jun 18 2017

Fathers Day Fire In BaltimoreĀ 

Just before shift change in Charm City, the gong struck for a fire in a two story duplex. First arriving companies, Engine 55 arrived to find a two-story duplex with smoke showing and fire on second floor extending into the atticĀ Photo by Derrick Potts

Jun 04 2017

Camper Fire In Chambersburg

Saturday evening at 2308 hrs as E1-2 (Chambersburg FD) was sitting at the traffic light at S. Second & E. McKinley Streets returning from the mobile home fire, Communications alerted units to 158 E. McKinley Street for a camper fire. E1-2 made the left finding a small camper with heavy fire showing from the rear. Photo by Brian Denham

Jun 04 2017

New Franklin Mobile Home Fire

At 2046 hrs Franklin County units were alerted to 2924 Country Road, Box 17-3 for a house fire. E17-1 w/ Chief 17 onboard arrived to a single wide mobile home with fire showing from the rear bedroom extending out the hallway. 17’s crew put a line in service and put a quick knock on the fire, additional crews from Sta.4, Co.1, 8, 3 & 7 assisted with extensive overhaul. Units cleared in about 3.5 hrs. Photo by contributing photographer Brian Denham

Mar 27 2017

Restaurant Burns In New Oxford

Firefighters from two counties battle a two alarm fire Monday morning at the old Keystone Diner along Route 30 just east of Cross Keys. Units arrived to find heavy fire conditions on the C-D corner of the single story, unoccupied restaurant.