Yesterday began at 0530 when Tower 331 responded with 5 to the 1500 blk of Ruth st in Station 11's district (Greenawalds) for a smoke odor inside. Crews positioned on Side A and stood by.
At 0800 7 members went to the Whitehall Township Fire Training Grounds to participate in a live fire training burn. Along was Whitehall Fire 36, 37, 39, 40, and Coplay 5. We were able to conduct multiple evolutions where the Engine Companies and Truck Companies worked together.
At 1830 Tower 331 responded with 4 to the Morgan Cancer Center in Station 31's district (Western Salisbury) for a structure fire. Crews were onscene for approximately two hours investigating a smoke odor with multiple activated smoke detectors.
At 2130 Chief 301, Asst Chief 303, Engine 311 with 3, and Tower 331 with 3 responded to the Penn Crest Apartments in the 1200 blk of St Michael street for an apartment fire. Tower 331 arrived, position on Side D/C, placed multiple ground ladders, conducted primary searches, and went to the roof.