House Fire In Caernarvon Twp.
March 2, 2021

08:18hrs - TVFD were dispatched in the 900 block of Elverson Road in Caernarvon Two, Berks county for a house fire. Initial reports from dispatch were nobody inside the residence at the time, with smoke coming from an attached garage type room with flames inside.

Deputy 69 arrived on location simultaneous with Ambulance 89-1 (EHBEMS) with the Deputy confirming smoke showing from side C and D with him requesting Elverson road to be shut down. Engine 69-5, Ladder 69, Lancaster Engine 34-1 and Lancaster Tanker 34 were the first arriving pieces of fire apparatus, with crews making a quick knock on the fire, along with checking for extension into the attic. The crew of Rescue 33 (Honey Brook) made up the rapid intervention team, the fire was placed under control at 08:51hrs.

Photos courtesy of Lt Chris Eno (EHBEMS) & FF / EMT J. McCully.

Units: Deputy 69, Ladder 69, Engine 69-5, Squad 69-1, TVFD Fire Police
Mutual Aid: Rescue 33, Engine 33-5, Engine 33-1, Engine 49-5, Chief 48, Engine 48-5, Tanker 73, Berks Tanker 23, Lancaster Engine 34-1, Lancaster Tanker 34, Lancaster Tanker 30, Ambulance 89-1