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.
Tag: East Berlin Fire Dept.
Jul 01 2017
Jun 06 2017
The crew of mini pumper 33 deploys their deck gun on a small barn fire this afternoon in the three hundred block of High Rock Road in Berwick Township, Adams County. Units arrived to a fully involved bank barn approximately 30×50 in size. A water supply was established on scene with portable ponds while water was brought in from a hydrant on Broadway in Penn township.
May 12 2017
Fire fighters from several Adams County departments battled a small barn fire Friday evening on the Carlisle Pike in Huntington Township. One pet donkey named “Donkey” perished in the fire according to the owner on scene. Investigation into the cause is continuing.
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.