Most of the Adams County fire departments operated at a working house fire over night on Wheatland Drive in Mt Pleasant Twp. Photo by Bryan Felix
Tag: Harney Fire Dept
Jan 17 2017
Jan 09 2017
A Lunchtime Box Alarm was sounded on Jan 9th 2017 for a House Fire on March Creek Road just south of Gettysburg. Firefighters arrived to find this 1.5 story dwelling with Smoke showing from the roof. Firefighters made quick work of extinguishing the fire. Departments on the scene are listed in the tags below.
Feb 26 2016
Shortly before lunchtime today Gettysburg Fire Department along with surrounding mutual aid departments were dispatched to Roberta Way in Cumberland Township for a house fire with people trapped. Cumberland Township Police Officers and Adams Regional EMS arrived finding the front of the house involved with fire and an occupant jumping from the front window. It was learned there was a second victim, after completing a 360 of the house, they were able to determine the 2nd victim was trapped in the rear porch. After several attempts to rescue the victim, Police and EMS was driven back from the smoke. Gettysburg Firefighters arrived a short time later and were able to pull the victim, however sadly the 2nd victim had succumbed. The 1st occupant was flown to the burn unit. Firefighters were able to bring the fire under control in 30 minutes.
Jun 12 2015
Several Fire Departments from Adams, Carroll, & Frederick Counties battle this barn fire on King Road in Mount Joy Township just south of Gettysburg Pa. Deputy Chief 22 (Hubbard) arrived with a 75′ x 250′ barn with fire throughout the building. A Working Fire Dispatch and Tanker Task Force was dispatched to assist. In the height of firefighting operations, a heavy thunderstorm came through the area hampering the efforts of the crews. For additional photos visit the 911 Photography Gallery.