Call History
Structure Fire
Sat. Mar 21st 2009

Shortly after midnight the Somerset Fire District was alerted for a structure fire at 62 Digger Lane in the Township. Chief 47(Fleming) was first to arrive, confirm working fire, and establish Digger Lane Command. Command ordered Engine 46 to back into drive and set up for drafting operations. Engine 46 crew placed two attack lines in service, one to the rear to cool fuel tank exposure and the other into the front door. Arriving units from Fallowfield went to work on the roof for ventilation while crews from Ellsworth assisted with water shuttle set up and attack operations. Along with Tanker 46 and Tanker 38(Ellsworth) additional tankers were requested from South Strabane Co. 1 and 2 and North Strabane Fire Departments. Command placed the fire under control in approx. one hour and 20 minutes however crews remained on scene until just after 0400 hrs. The Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshall is investigating. Also assisting at the scene was Bentworth Ambulance.

45 entries in the Call History

45 entries in the Call History


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