Mutual Aid Assist on Sadsburyville Structure Fire
 
By Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman
March 19, 2018
 

A structure fire was dispatched at 1354 hours for the 500 block of Lissie Lane in Sadsbury Township. Westwood and Wagontown Fire Companies and the Keystone Valley Fire Department were dispatched to assist the Sadsburyville Fire Company. Engine 44-5 and Ambulance 44-1, made an immediate response.

Engine 44-5 arrived as the 1st due water supply and provided water for Engine 31-1 and Engine 31-2 already on scene. Firefighters from Sadsburyville arrived to find smoke showing from a 1 story mobile home and went in service with an 1-3/4" hose line. Westwood Chief McWilliams assumed command and requested the working fire dispatch.

The fire was under control within minutes of firefighters being on scene. Firefighters spent the next half hour ventilating smoke out of the structure and overhauling the fire room. Westwood EMS was also on scene and transported 1 patient with smoke inhalation.

 
Units: Engine 44-5, Ambulance 44-1, Ambulance 144, Chief 44
 
Westwood firefighters arrive and back up Sadsburyville firefighters making a stop on the fire.
Westwood firefighters arrive and back up Sadsburyville firefighters making a stop on the fire.
Additional Westwood firefighters prepare to enter the structure.
Additional Westwood firefighters prepare to enter the structure.
 
Rescue 35 and Engine 31-1 in front of the fire building.
Rescue 35 and Engine 31-1 in front of the fire building.
Engine 31-1 being supplied by Engine 31-2.
Engine 31-1 being supplied by Engine 31-2.