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Tower 88 responds to Whitpain

February 09

Around 8:30 AM on Tuesday, TW88 was dispatched along with Centre Square (Station 33) to a building fire in the 600 block of Skippack Pike. Chief 33 reported a fire on the first floor of a restaurant under renovation. Tower 88 responded with a crew of 5 and operated on scene for approximately one hour before being released. ... (Full Story & Photos)

E88 Responds to Cheltenham 4th Alarm Fire

February 04

Around lunch time today Engine 88 responded on the 4th alarm to station 2's local (LaMott). The first arriving companies had a large three story single family house with fire on multiple floors. Just after the 4th alarm companies were dispatched command ordered all companies out of the building and switched to defensive operations.... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo Credit Brian Sullivan
Photo Credit Brian Sullivan

Burn Brae Station Renovation Project to Begin

January 29

Starting in February, the Fort Washington Fire Company’s Burn Brae Station (88B) will undergo a much needed renovation. The Burn Brae Station, built in 1974, houses Engine 88-1, Squad 88-1 (delivered in 2015), Special Service 88 and Marine 88-1 & 88-3. Fifteen members respond from this station.

The renovation includes the addition of an engine bay, bunk rooms and showers. There will also be upgrades ... (Full Story & Photos)

Automatic Fire Alarm Upgraded to Box Alarm

January 15

As FWFC units had just returned to quarters from a previous call the company was dispatched for an automatic fire alarm in the Fort Washington Industrial Park. As Squad 88-1 arrived on location Upper Dublin PD advised there was a light fixture on fire inside with smoke through out the building. The incident was upgraded to a full box alarm and Squad 88-1's crew stretched a 200ft 1.75" hose line ... (Full Story)

Engine 88 Responds To Basement Fire In Horsham

January 14

At 6:38am Engine 88 with a crew of 7 responded to Station 15's local (Horsham) for a small fire in the basement of a townhouse. Horsham police arrived first with smoke showing and found a dryer on fire in the basement. Engine 88's crew operated for 1 hour before returning to service.... (Full Story)


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