It started at 0403 hours on Friday with an alert to assist Upper Milford Fire with tankers on the second alarm of a working house fire. Both Tanker 97-1 and Tanker 97 responded and dumped a load of water.
Then at 1942 hours, Eastern Berks, along with other companies from Berks, Montgomery and Chester County were dispatched to assist Boyertown on a fast moving fire on Edge Hill Rd in Douglass Berks involving two acres. Crews worked in the dark to stop the spread and overhaul the area. 97 Units on location Brush 97, Brush 97-1, Brush 97-2, Tanker 97, Tanker 97-1, Utility 97 and Traffic 97.
Remember – leaves can be mulched – they don’t need to be burned!