Working Vehicle Fire on Lumber Street
On Thursday (3/7), Company 59 along with Engine 55, Truck 88 and Rescue 44 (RIT) were dispatched to the 1000 block of lumber street for a possible vehicle fire next to a house. Multiple callers were reporting a working fire with Engine 59-1 on the street in minutes along with Engine 55. Engine 59-1 arrived on location confirming the report immediately stretching a single handline to the vehicle. Engine 55 was instructed to take the hydrant on on Lumber Street at Greenwood Drive and lay supply to Engine 59-1 as a precaution. Engine 55s crew was assigned to assist with extingishement of the fire and send a crew inside to check for any extension which none was found. Once the fire was knocked down, command marked the incident under control holding the box alarm to Engine 59-1 and Engine 55 placing the remaining units in service. After about a half an hour, command placed the box in service.
Command: Captain 59-1
Engine: 59-1, 55
Rescue: 59, 44 (RIT)
Fire Marshal 59
Lower Swatara Police Department
Highspire Police Department