Sep 07

1st Due to Large Shed Fire

For the 2nd time yesterday, Buchanan Valley FD triple pulled (3 crews) for a woods fire. The initial alarm was dispatched for 19:57 tp the 1300 blk of New Road (Box 27-4). Engine Tanker 27, Engine 27, Brush 27 and the Fire Chief went responding on dispatch with staffing of 14. Communications advised Chief 27 shortly there after of additional calls for a shed fire and upgraded assignment bringing the 1st Alarm Box Assignment. ET27 arrived with a 20×30 garage with fire showing extending into the nearby woods. 27’s crews stretched several hand lines knocking down the garage fire quickly. The garage was a total loss. The Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshall is investigating the fire.