Weekend Calls and Early Morning Building Fire
By Glen Moore Fire Company
November 20, 2023

The volunteers at the Glen Moore Fire Company were dispatched for several calls this weekend. On Saturday morning at 5:24am, the company was dispatched for an automatic fire alarm in Wallace Township. There was no emergency and the company was quickly placed back in service. On Sunday Morning at 4:53am, Engine 48-5 was dispatched as part of the tanker task force to assist Station 46 (Minquas Fire Company) with a fire in an apartment building. Engine 48-5 was recalled enroute and returned to the station. Later, on Sunday evening, Engine 48-5 and Brush 48 responded to assist Station 49 (East Brandywine Fire Company) with a brush fire in Lyndell. Units arrived at the scene but no services were needed.

On Monday morning at 3:22am, Station 48 was dispatched to assist Station 47 (Lionville Fire Company) with the building fire in Upper Uwchlan Township. Engine 48-5 made the response and assisted with water supply, fire extinguishment, roof operations, and overhaul. Crews were in service for 3 1/2 hours before clearing the scene and returning to the station.