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Garage Fire at 211 Dotts St. in Pennsburg

By TERRY RITZ, Correspondent | May 01, 2020 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 050420111

Pennsburg, PA - On Friday, May 1st at 10:00 P.M, Pennsburg, East Greenville and Red Hill Fire Companies were dispatched to a garage fire at 211 Dotts St. in the borough of Pennsburg. When fire crews arrived there was smoke showing and contents on the inside of the garage had been on fire. Quick response by the property owner and firemen had the fire doused with extinguishers and a hand line. Firemen removed the smoldering contents outside onto the driveway and wet them down with the handline, while firemen on the inside checked for extension. There were no injuries and no real damage to the structure. An exhaust fan was used for ventilation. Assisting the fire companies were fire police from Pennsburg and East Greenville. Upper Perk EMS was also on location.

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