RIT & Tanker Assist To Caln Township
By Lionville Fire Company
January 11, 2019

On Friday, January 11th at 7:07 PM, The Lionville Fire Company was dispatched to assist The Thorndale Fire Company (38) along with The East Brandywine Fire Company (49), Wagontown Fire Company (35), Westwood Fire Company (44), Coatesville VA Fire Department (76) and The City of Coatesville Fire Department (41) to the 500 block of Dogwood Lane in Caln Township for a reported house fire.

Rescue 47 arrived, and crews set up as the Rapid Intervention Team. Due to the lack of fire hydrants in the area, Engine 47-5 along with other tankers were dispatched to assist with shuttling water to the scene.

Once the fire was placed under control, Lionville Volunteers assisted with salvage and overhaul of the structure before being released by command.

Units: Engine 47-5, Rescue 47
Mutual Aid: 08, 35, 36, 38, 39, 41, 44, 46, 48, 49, 76, 93