Tuesday, January 14, 2014 21:43 – At 21:43 the company was dispatched to the State Road Off Ramp from US 1 South for a vehicle fire.
Company 53 (Broomall) was originally dispatched to US 1 in the area of Interstate 476 for a vehicle fire. The call was actually in Upper Providence Twp.
Chief 73-9 reported a car with an engine compartment involved. Engine 53-2 was close by and was directed to the scene. They attacked the fire.
Engine 73 arrived and used a Hurst hydraulic spreader to force the hood.
The fire was quickly brought under control.