Tag Archive: Hanover Fire Department

Jul 15

Working Fire Hanover Borough

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.

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Jul 01

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.

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Jun 06

Barn Fire on High Rock

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.

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Mar 27

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.

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Mar 03

2 Alarm Fire at The Ox

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.

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Feb 06

Fire On Arrival In Hanover

A fire erupted overnight in Hanover Borough on McKinley Avenue. Firefighters on board Engine 49-2 arrived to find fire showing from top floor, sides A and D of a multiple unit apartment building. One occupant self evacuated from the fire apartment prior to FD arrival. Fire contained to the unit. 

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