On March 17th, 2019 at 1724hrs, emergency personnel were dispatched to 3235 Schwaben Creek Road in Upper Mahanoy Township, Northumberland County, PA for a reported house fire.
Upon arrival, the first due units found a 2 story single family dwelling with smoke and fire showing from side A, division 2 of the structure.
The box was quickly upgraded to a 2nd alarm assignment bringing additional crews from Northumberland, Schuylkill and Dauphin Counties.
The first due crews quickly went to work mounting an aggressive offensive attack on the fire knocking down the bulk of the fire a short time later. As additional apparatus and personnel arrived, they were assigned to assist with water supply, ventilation, and overhaul.