|Commercial Fire In Downingtown
|By West Whiteland Fire
|August 9, 2023
On 8/8/23 at 8:18 pm The West Whiteland Fire Company was alerted for a commercial building fire in Downingtown. A full company response was made and the fire was upgraded to 3 alarms. Engine 6-1 laid all of it’s 2000’ of supply line to the scene while ladder 6 set up its main to gain access to the upper floors of the tower. Engine 6-2 supplied Ladder 6 with a 300’ attack line and crews worked on supressing the fires on the upper floors. Units returned to West Whiteland just before 11PM.
Thank you to Newtown Square Fire Company for standing by covering our first due while we operated.
Photos provided from IrishEyez Chesco, Chesco fire rescue photography and members of the community.