Raw video of a fire on Horseshoe Pike
On Tuesday evening just after 9pm the box alarm for the 1100blk of Horseshoe Pike in East Brandywine was dispatched for the house fire with entrapment. Companies on the dispatch along with East Brandywine were 38 (Thorndale), 45 (Alert), Engine 76 (VA Hospital), Engine 46 (Minquas), Engine 39 (West Bradford), Engine 48-5 (Glen Moore), RIT 33 (Honey Brook) and MICU 244-1 (Westwood).
Chief and Assistant 49 both went enroute shortly after dispatch and were advised by the 911 Center that they were getting multiple calls and an off duty firefighter was on scene confirming entrapment to the rear of the house.
Assistant 49 arrived first with a 3 story residential with fire showing and requested the working fire dispatch. At that time Police and Bystanders were able to remove the trapped occupant. Chief 49 arrived on location and established Horseshoe Pike Command. READ MORE