On January 14, 2015 @ 2119 the City of Reading Fire Department responds to a structure fire in the 700 block of Chestnut St. City crews encountered a large volume of fire on the 1st and 2nd floors of the dwelling with a report of an occupant unaccounted for.
At 2127 Reading Deputy Chief Mogel requested a 2nd alarm due to deteriorating condit [...]
Crews assist City of Reading
December 28, 2014 @ 2125 hours, Engine 1 and Ladder 1 respond to the City of Reading to assist on a 3 alarm double fatality fire in the 500 block of Spruce St. Ladder 1 crews were sent to assist Reading Car 6 with roof operation while the Engine 1 crew was sent to assist Reading Car 9 with interior operations.
November 2, 2014 @ 0106 hours
While the City of Reading was busy with a working structure fire, an additional structure fire assignment was dispatched for 1025 Greenwich St, City of Reading for a reported structure fire. Ladder 1 responded along with Engines 7 and 9, Ladder 3 from the City plus other surrounding county companies.
A fire was [...]
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Former Outlet Building at 8th & Oley, City of Reading.
October 18, 2014 @ 0331 hours.
Ladder 1 dispatched to assist on 4 alarm fire at 8th and Oley Streets, City of Reading. Mt Penn requested for manpower with elevated master streams.
Rescue 1 Dispatched Working Structure Fire ; Assisting Co 25
4800 DEBORAH DR EXETER ;
POSS ATTIC FIRE ; 02/23/14 15:57
Engine1, Ladder 1, Rescue 1 Status:Dispatched Working Structure Fire ; ANTIETAM RD ON OLD ANGORA ROAD LOWER ALSACE ; PD ON LOCATION LARGE STONE FARMHOUSE ON FIRE;
ROAD NOT PLOWED 2 + FEET OF SNOW BLOCKING ACCESS TO HOUSE 02/16/14 23:41
L1 Dispatched Structure Fire w ENT ; 229 N 9 ST ; READING CITY ; HOUSE FIRE ; 02/01/14 01:17
229 North 9th Street / Box 01-02 / building on fire with someone trapped inside.
3 story MOR with fire showing from the 2nd floor. Chief Hart(C9) requesting 2nd alarm at 0122 hours….
Ladder 1 Dispatched Structure Fire ; 775 OLD SWEDE RD ACROSS STREET FROM ; ; BIEBER LN / PINE LN ; AMITY ; LARGE EXPLOSION HEARD / SEES FIRE FROM BUILDING ; 01/26/14 19:40
Ladder 1 was dispatched to a structure fire in Amity Township at Friendship Farm. Assisting Station 49 Berks County dispatchers alerted units of explosions and a wall of f [...]
Unit:Engine 1, Ladder 1 Status:Dispatched Working Structure Fire ; 1369 FRIEDENSBURG ; LOWER ALSACE TWP;Heavy FIRE 1st Floor of Twin 01/26/14 04:11