Hollo Road Dwelling Fire
By Hecktown Fire Company
October 5, 2017

At 13:58 hours, the Hecktown Vol. Fire Company (F53), along with the Palmer Municipal Fire Department (F27) were alerted for a reported Dwelling Fire in the 3900 block of Hollo Road in Lower Nazareth Township. A Colonial Regional Police Officer arrived, reporting smoke and fire showing. 5357 (Gable) arrived confirming a working fire in a 2 story farmhouse, established the 53 Command, requested the 1st Alarm and 5 Tankers. Engine 2712 arrived and crews stretched 1.75" handline and knocked down the bulk of the fire. Crews from F53 and F27 performed a primary search finding and removing 3 dogs. Additional crews from the 1st Alarm arrived and assisted with fire attack, ventilation, mop up and overhaul. Two additional dogs were found safe during final overhaul of the fire. Northampton County Station 40 (Bath) provided coverage for Lower Nazareth Township.

Units: Engine 5311, Rescue/Engine 5312, Tanker 5331
Mutual Aid: Engine 2712, Ladder 2721, Engine 5012, Engine 1412, Engine 1513, Engine 1712, Engine 5413, Tanker 4531, Tanker 4631, Tanker 4831, Tanker 5231, Tanker 5431, ALS 1789, Rehab 17, Air 1442, Colonial Regional PD