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: United Hook and Ladder
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.
Jan 26 2017
A firefighter from New Oxford directs a hand line at a small fire in a barn type building Thursday afternoon on Berlin Road in Hamilton Township, New Oxford. The fire was contained within twenty minutes with minimal damage considering how windy the conditions were at the time of the fire.
Jan 24 2017
Units were dispatched west of New Oxford on the York Road between Coleman and New Chester Roads for a crash with entrapment. A tractor trailer vs passenger vehicle with entrapment in the PV. The occupant was extricated prior to the rescue companies arrival. Photo by Bryan Felix
Dec 15 2016
Firemen battled a working fire Wednesday evening around 20:00 hours in Huntington Township near York Springs Pa. Originally dispatched as a garage fire, a firefighter responding POV advised Adams 911 center of a working house fire with fire visible from the roof. Photo by contributing photographer Curt Werner