Full Company Assist to City on Working Fire
By Fire Chief Frank Dowlin
July 18, 2021

On Sunday July 18, 2021 The Modena Fire Company was dispatched to assist Coatesville City on a working Building fire on the 500 unit block of E. Chestnut St. Also dispatched was the Coatesville VA, Thorndale, Wagontown, and Keystone Valley.

As units responded county advised that there was now possible entrapment.

Engine 37-2 w/ 5 arrived on scene and it crew was assigned to division 3 for search, after clearing division 3 they assisted on deviation 2 with opening up and overhaul.

Utility 37 assisted with fire police, Engine 37-1 w4 was redirected to relocate station 41 to cover the city.

Thankfully there was found to be no entrapment and crews were able to quickly bring fire under control.

Photos courtesy of IrishEyez Photog

Units: Engine 37-1, Engine 37-2, Utility 37
Mutual Aid: Ladder 41-1, Engine 43-2, Engine 76, Engine 38, Ladder 8