500-blk Grove Rd – Residential Structure Fire

On Sunday Morning, shortly after 12:18am Stations 221, 225, 227, 137, 196 were alerted for a house on fire in the 500-blk of Grove Rd. 221EN arrived on scene with a well involved vacant house on fire. 221EN secured a water supply. The entire front of the building collapsed into the street. Due to crews taking a defensive fire attack position, all members were far enough out of the way and no one was injured. Crews checked neighboring structures, all occupants were safely out of their homes. There was minor cosmetic damage to one hour. Crews operated on scene for about 3 hours. No injuries were reported. The Penn Hills Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

Command: 221 CHF

Operations: 227 CHF

Units: 221EN, 225TK, 227TK, 227EN, 137EN, 196RQ, 224EN, 222EN, 223EN, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS

Stand-by: 233TK, 264EN