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Commercial Building Fire in Upper Hanover Twp.

By TERRY RITZ, Correspondent | December 28, 2020 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 123020103

Upper Hanover Twp., PA - On Monday, December 28, 2020 at 7:31 P.M., the East Greenville Fire Company was dispatched to a commercial building fire alarm.

Upon arrival, Fire Chief 38 had an active fire in one of the mill rooms. He called Montgomery County Radio Dispatch to upgrade the assignment to a second-alarm. More manpower and apparatus was needed to bring the fire under control. Fire companies from Montgomery, Berks and Bucks Counties were to respond to this location.

The fire was brought under control in one hour. Cause and damage are pending the outcome of an investigation. There were no injuries.

Additional fire companies that responded were from Pennsburg, Red Hill, Green Lane, Hereford, Milford, Bally, and Trumbauersville. EMS units that responded were Upper Perk and Harleysville. Fire Police from East Greenville, Pennsburg, Hereford and Red Hill were also on scene.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.