Just after 4 pm on Thursday, Rescue 57 was alerted on the first alarm assignment to assist Union Fire Company No. 1 ~ Oxford, PA on a house fire on Cullen Road in Lower Oxford Township. While responding, 21 units arrived with a working fire in a 2.5 story house and requested the Tanker Task Force, bringing Tanker 57 to the scene.
Rescue 57’s crew provided the Rapid Intervention Team while Tanker 57 assisted in the water supply. First-in crews had the fire knocked down and under control within an hour. Members operated in 90+ degree weather until released at about 6 pm.
Photos by Union Fire Company and QFD FF Tomlinson.