On Sunday March 8th, around 4:45pm, the Berks County Communications Center dispatched the WBFD along with mutual aid units to the area of Point Road and West Wilson Ave in Lower Heidelberg Township. Crews arrived on scene to find smoke coming from a dense wooded area. Further investigation found an area roughly 20′ by 100′ burning. Firefighters utilized Brush 26 (Robesonia Fire Company) and their booster line to get water on the fire. Crews overhauled the area and were on scene for approximately one hour.
We were assisted by the following companies.
-Robesonia Fire Company
-Womelsdorf Fire Company