House Fire on Foxclove Circle
By West Whiteland Fire
August 7, 2020

The West Whiteland Fire Company remained busy during yesterday’s round of storms. At 5:37 PM, units were dispatched to assist Station 47 (Lionville Fire Company) with a reported house fire from a lightning strike on Chantilly Lane. The incident was scaled back prior to arrival. While returning to the station, units were redirected to Foxclove Circle to assist Station 73 (Ludwigs Corner Fire Company) on another house fire from a lightning strike. Engine 6-1, Engine 6-2, and Ladder 6 made the response immediately. Engine 6-2 arrived with smoke and fire showing from the eaves. 2 hand lines were placed in service and the fire in the attic was knocked. Crews operated for approximately 2 hours before returning available.