At 06:51 Exeter Senior High School upgraded AFA assignment, Ladder 1 to the scene. Exeter Fire advising of a working fire in the Chemistry room. Fire contained by the sprinkler system. Crews set-up fans to ventilate the structure. Ladder 1 available 09:30 hours.
20:34 Rescue 1 dispatched 3371 A Main St. Robeson assist to Co 23 with a reported Structure Fire. Units O/S with 1st floor working fire, 2 lines pulled, opened up, searches neg.
16:28 Ladder 1 dispatched to 8 Jefferson St. Muhlenburg Twp to assist on a Structure fire.
16:37 Hrs. Engine 1 to 343 North 13th Street, Box 01-04 Reading City Working Fire, City Car 7 O/S with heavy smoke showing and confirmed a working fire in the 2 1/2 story middle-of-the-row dwelling. City Car 3 O/S with heavy fire to the rear of the home, which was rapidly extending to the exposed homes in the row due to the sustained winds of 20 miles per hour, which were gusting to 30 miles per hour. Car 3 then requested the 2nd alarm. Several 1.75″ handlines were stretched from C Engine 1 and C Engine 3 into both the original fire building and the exposures.Extensive roof work was necessary to check the spread of the flames via the interior voids and attic spaces of the homes. Fire extended into 339, 341, 345 North 13th Street. Searches proved negative; however, one civilian was injured.