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Second-Alarm Strikes Brownstown Car Dealership
Vehicle Rescue Conducted in Limerick Township
Brownstown, PA - East Earl Township firefighters responded to a fire at John Sauder Chevrolet at 4161 Oregon Pike in Brownstown on October 22nd. Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke showing in the rear of the service area of the building. The fire quickly went to a second-alarm and had several Lancaster County Fire Companies responding. The fire was quickly knocked down. The cause was found to be from a short in the power conduit. Fire Companies from West Earl, Farmersville, Akron, Ephrata, Lititz, Manheim Twp., Rothsville and Leola responded to the scene. The fire was placed under control in one hour, but firefighters remained on the scene for several additional hours doing overhaul work.
Limerick Twp., PA - On October 27th, Limerick and Linfield Fire Companies were dispatched to a vehicle on its side with the driver trapped on Ridge Pike by Evergreen Road. Rescue crews took a little over six minutes to stabilize and extricate the driver. The driver was shaken up, but didn’t appear to have any serious injuries. Traffic was shut down for about 45 minutes until the roadway was clear.
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This is the morale patch of Exeter Township Fire Department, located in Berks County, PA.
Cumru Twp. Firefighter Butch Klein poses with a familiar looking training manikin during a rope rescue drill.