Dwelling Fire 265 Edward Lane

Engine 1811 and Engine 1812 responded to 265 Edward Lane, Catasauqua Boro, on an automatic dispatched with Station 2 for smoke from a dwelling.  The caller reported smoke from the roof of the duplex.


Upon responding, Captain 208 was advised of a working fire by police on scene and requested the 2nd Alarm, bringing Northampton Regional EMS 75, Whitehall Fire 36 and 37, Han-Le-Co Fire 33, Greenawalds Rescue 1141 for RIT, and Nancy Run Rescue 1442 for cascade services.


Firefighters arrived on location and found a room and contents fire in the 2nd floor B/C corner of the 2 story duplex.  A hose line was stretched upstairs and the fire was knocked down.  Smoke was ventilated and the fire was overhauled to check for extension.


Video provided courtesy of Bill Rohrer of Newsworking.net

2015 Call Totals

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March 3
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2013 Total 25