On Wednesday May 20th around 11am, the Western Berks Fire Department along with mutual aid units were dispatched to the 100 block of Aspen Ave in South Heidelberg Township for a structure fire. Engine 18-1 arrived on the scene with smoke showing from a single story residence. Crews from E18-1 pulled an attack line to the rear of the structure and encountered a fire involving a deck and a portion of the structure. The fire was quickly extinguished by initial arriving personnel. Crews remained on scene for approximately 1 hour overhauling the affected area before returning.
We were assisted by the following companies.
-Township of Spring Fire Rescue Services
-Wyomissing Fire Department
-Shillington Fire Company
-Robesonia Fire Company
-Mohnton Fire Company
-Western Berks Ambulance Association