On February 3rd at 2354 hours, Eastern Berks Fire as well as Boyertown Area Fire & Rescue, Earl Township Vol. Fire Co. No.1, Pennsburg Volunteer Fire Company, and Bally Community Ambulance Association were dispatched to Bally Block Company on S 7th St in Bally Borough for a reported structure fire.
Chief 97 was advised of a working fire in a silo sawdust bin per maintenance on location. Chief 97 arrived on scene and confirmed the report.
Maintenance was able to contain the fire. Crews worked for approximately 2 hours to ensure the fire had not extended to any other bins/silos and that there was no hidden fire in the original saw dust bin.
EBFD units on scene: RE97, E97, T97, T97-1, U97
Thank you to our Mutual Aid Departments!