Early Morning Work in the West End of the City
By Fire Chief Frank Dowlin
May 16, 2019

On Thursday morning May 16 2019 the Modena Fire Company was alerted at 0547 for an engine to assist Coatesville on a working house fire. Also dispatched on the assignment was Westwood, Wagontown and Coatesville VA all for an engine as well as Keystone Valley for a ladder.

Engine 43-1 arrived on scene quickly reporting fire showing from division 2, city crew stretched hand lines and established a water supply. A quick knock was made on the fire.

Engine 37-1 with crew of 5 and neighboring companies assisted with primary and secondary searches, ventilation and overhaul.

Engine 37-1 and Ladder 8 were made available on scene by command to cover the city, crews remained at the scene assisting with wrapping up hose lines.
Modena units cleared the clean at 0650.

Units: Engine 37-1
Mutual Aid: 41, 43, 35, 44, 76