Thursday Dec 14, 2017 at 1246 hours, fire apparatus from Eastern Berks, Seisholtsville, Topton, and Hereford, along with Bally Ambulance responded to a mobile home fire on Park Drive in District Township, Berks County.
Eastern Berks Fire Chief Mike Mutter arrived on location and reported a working kitchen fire, with flames through the windows.
Eastern Berks Engine 97-1 stretched two attack lines and went into service knocking the fire down quickly, and holding the fire to the kitchen. The rest of the dwelling sustained smoke damage. Crews then went into overhaul, ventilation operations and checked for extension.
One resident was transported to a local hospital, and the home is not habitable due to the fire and smoke damage.