Tuesday Brings Fire in the First Due
Tuesday morning, Company 59 along with mutual aid were dispatched to Jo-Lee drive for a reported smoke from a trailer. Chief 59-1 arrived on location with the police department reporting heavy smoke from the trailer, setting up command 59. Rescue 49 arrived first, dropping line at the complex for Engine 59 to pick up. Engine 59 picked up the hydrant and sent manpower to assist the 49. Rescue 49 crews stretched a single line into the structure knocking the small fire in the laundry room down within minutes. The crews checked for any extension which no extension was found. Command 59 marked control, requesting FM-1. Once the investigation was complete, command placed the box in service. Fire crews were out for about an hour.
Command: Chief 59-1
Engine: 59, 59-1, 88
Rescue: 49, 44 (RIT)
Lower Swatara Police Department