York City Fire firefighters battled a small structure fire this afternoon after clearing multiple storm related calls from a slow moving thunderstorm that hit the area. City units arrived to find fire in a 1.5 story single family dwelling. Photos by contributing photographer Greg Halpin
Category: Working Fires
Jul 17 2017
Jul 16 2017
A fireman from the first due engine company makes entry into the kitchen of the one story single family dwelling Sunday afternoon on Elm Lane in Oxford Township, New Oxford Pa. Units found a kitchen fire with smoke throughout. The family escaped with their two pet dogs.
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.
Jul 13 2017
Adams County Box 1 was struck for the commercial building fire on Lincoln Avenue in the Borough of Gettysburg, Pa. Units arrived to a commercial building in the process of being dismantled, and a large debris pile on fire within the structure. Units operated quickly to suppress the fire and keep it from spreading. Photos submitted
Jul 01 2017
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
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