On Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 0250 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District responded to 112 Georgetown Road in the Borough of Glassboro for a working dwelling fire. Squad Company 2218 responded immediately with a staffing of seven personnel. Chief 2600 arrived on scene and reported a 1 1/2 story single family dwelling with heavy fire throughout. Engine Company 2611 arrived and stretched two 1 3/4″ hand lines to battle the active fire. Squad Company 2218 arrived as the second due engine company and secured a water source. Crew from 2218 assisted with extinguishment and a search of the dwelling.
Once the fire was brought under control, crews assisted with salvage and overhaul, as well as, scene clean up until released by command. The fire remains under investigation by the Gloucester County Fire Marshal’s Office. Crews operated on scene for approximately two hours with no injuries reported.
Units on Location: Chief 2600, Engine Companies 2611, 2613 and 2313, Ladder Companies 2616 and 2816, Squad Companies 2218 and 4118 as well as Cascade 2328.