Two alarm house fire on Old Philadelphia Pike
May 18, 2019

On Saturday, May 18, at 10:49AM, as volunteers were at the station during the annual chicken barbecue, Station 49 and assisting companies were alerted to a house fire in the 5200 block of Old Philadelphia Pike in Salisbury Township.

Lancaster County 911 was reporting multiple calls reporting a fully engulfed garage, spreading to the house. Units arrived to confirm the same. A second alarm was dispatched.

The incident was placed under control at 12:01, with the final units clearing at 2:05PM.

There were no reported injuries.

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Units: Engine 49-1, Engine 49-2, Tanker 49, Squad 49-1, Ambulance 49-1
Mutual Aid: Gap, Intercourse, Garden Spot, Christiana, Gordonville, Witmer, Bird-In-Hand, Weaverland Valley Fire Companies, Christiana EMS, Lancaster EMS, PA State Police Fire Marshall
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