Working fire assist to Broomall


The Fire Company was dispatched to assist company 53 on a building fire at 388 Reed Rd. Upon arrival, two active fires were reported in the building involved. 419A (Everlof) was directed by command to Division A as Sector Command. Crews working on Division A consisted of Squad 58, Quint 53 and Ladder 35. Crews opened up the building and extinguished a fire in the 1st floor office area of the building. (Eligante Limo). Crews also forced entry to gain access to an office area which occupied the first and second floor of the building on the A/D Corner. A primary and secondary search of the area revealed no occupants found and no visible fire. Smoke and heat were vented from the building.  Ladder 41 was committed to Division C where crew began performing forcible entry to gain access to the building. Crews utilized the circular saw to gain access to two roll up doors. The crew from Ladder 41 also placed a ground ladder to the ventilate several glass block windows to the warehouse storage area of the building. A hand line was stretched from the Ladder to assist with extinguishing the fire with crews from 44 and 73. Engine41 was later called to the scene to assist on Division C.

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