House Fire in Rock Run, Valley Township
 
By Fire Chief Adam Grossman
July 15, 2017
 

At 1354 hours today the Sadsburyville and Wagontown Fire Companies were dispatched to assist the Westwood Fire Company on a house fire in the 900 block of Wagontown Road in the Rock Run section of Valley Township. Wagontown Deputy Chief Reber arrived first reporting smoke showing from the exterior of the 2 story duplex type structure.

Engine 35 arriving first due knocked down the flames in the kitchen area and checked for extension. Engine 44-5 arriving second due secured the utilities and set up positive pressure ventilation. Engine 31-1 arrived and stood by as the Rapid Intervention Team but was quickly broke down as the fire was under control in minutes.

Westwood Deputy Chief Scott held the Wagontown Road Command, Chief Grossman had operations and no injuries were reported.

 
Units: Engine 31-1
 
Smoke showing upon arrival of firefighters.
Smoke showing upon arrival of firefighters.
The stove damaged by flames.
The stove damaged by flames.
 
 
Engine 35 and Engine 44-5
Engine 35 and Engine 44-5
Past Chief Patton and Past Chief Supplee shaking hands on scene of the house fire.
Past Chief Patton and Past Chief Supplee shaking hands on scene of the house fire.