On Tuesday May 21st at 1215 hours, the structure fire dispatch was sent for 1000 block of Huffs Church Rd, District Twp. Sent on the alarm was Eastern Berks Fire for two engines and two tankers, Topton Fire for a ladder and a tanker, Lyons Fire for an engine, Seisholtsville Fire for a tanker, Bally Medics, and Alburtis Fire as the RIT team.
Chief 97 arrived on scene and reported an active dryer fire with smoke pushing from the basement. Engine 97-1 arrived on scene, pulled a 1 3/4 line and made entry into the basement through an exterior cellar door.
A second line was pulled from Ladder 21 into the first floor. Interior crews found a dryer fire contained to the dryer.
Crews checked for extension, removed the dryer from the basement and ventilated the structure.
97 units on scene: E97, E97-1, T97, T97-1