STRUCTURE FIRE IN UPPER PAXTON TOWNSHIP

     

Saturday, April 16, 2016 22:26:19 Box 20-3 was dispatched for a reported structure fire in a detached garage on Klinger Road. Chief 20 arrived to find smoke visible and the homeowner using a garden hose to extinguish fire in the area of a flue pipe. Engine 20 arrived and pulled a handline into the structure and began pulling insulation board and drywall from the area to expose any burned structural members. Damage was limited to the ceiling and structural members in the area of the flue pipe. Engine 21 was released while crews overhauled the area. Command : Chief 20 (Snyder)
Units : Engine's 20, 21; Truck 20; Tanker 20; Ambulance 20-1