|Building Fire at the Airport Shopping Center|
|By Assistant Chief Adam Grossman|
|August 21, 2019|
On Wednesday August 21st, 2019 at 1957 hours the Westwood Fire Company was dispatched to the 100 block of Airport Road in Valley Township for a building fire. Engine 44-5, Rescue 44, Ambulance 44-1 and Chief 44 all made the response minutes after dispatch. After the dispatch, Ladder 8 was added to the assignment. In addition the Sadsburyville and Wagontown Fire Companies were also responding.
Engine 44-5 and Rescue 44 took position on side A and began to investigate the reports of flames and smoke in a business. Additional apparatus arrived and staged in the front and rear of the strip mall. Chief McWilliams assumed the Airport Road Command and Deputy Chief Scott had operations.
Firefighters discovered a malfunctioning air conditioning unit and no services were required. All units cleared the scene at 2052 hours.
|Units:||Rescue 44, Engine 44-5, Ambulance 44-1, Chief 44, Deputy 44|
|Mutual Aid:||Ladder 08, Engine 31-1, Engine 35, Rescue 35, Tanker 35, Ambulance 41-2|