Garage Fire in the Borough


Monday, July 25, 2016 At 5:10 in the morning, Companies 24,16,19,22, and RIT 20 were dispatched to the 200 Block of Lewis Avenue for a Garage Fire. Engine 24 made the response with 4 FF's and reported a 1 story garage with smoke showing. Engine 24 stretched a 200' 1"3/4 while a supply line was being established. Crews made quick work of the fire and was placed under control within 30 minutes. Ladder 36 also responded for additional manpower. The fire was believed to be caused from a lightning strike from a violent storm that came through the area. No injuries were reported