On Saturday January 8th at 1005 hours, fire apparatus from Hereford, Seisholtsville, Eastern Berks, and East Greenville, along with Bally Medics were dispatched for a Dwelling Fire on Chestnut St in Hereford Twp.
Chief 58 confirmed a working fire. Tanker 58 and Engine 97-1 arrived at the same time both went into service with one attack line each and knocked the bulk of the fire within minutes. Crews then ventilated and overhauled.
Engine 97 set up a dump site at the end of the driveway to supply Tanker 58 through a 5″ line laid up the long driveway.
Rt 100 was closed by fire police from Rt 29 to Tollgate Rd for two hours.
EBFD units on scene: Engine 97-1, Engine 97, Tanker 97-1, Tanker 97, Attack 97 and Traffic 97