Bells sounded this afternoon at Station 28 to assist Station 22 (Belmont Hills) with a dwelling fire on the 700 Block of Harvard Road in Bala Cynwyd. Initial callers reported that smoke could be seen coming from the residence. In just over 30 seconds, Pipeline 28 hit the road. Firefighters quickly entered the residence and began attacking the fire that was rapidly growing. Firefighters from station 28 remained on scene for just over 2 and a half hours fighting the blaze, salvaging belongings, and cleaning up after the ordeal.
Units on scene: Ladder 22, Rescue 22, Utility 22, Pipeline 28, Tower 28, Utility 28, Engine 26, Engine 26-1, Engine 26-2, Engine/RIT 25, Air 24, Narberth Ambulance Paramedics, Lower Merion Township Police, Lower Merion Township Fire Marshals