At 2239 on December 29, 2023, McVeytown Fire Company and mutual aid were dispatched to Ferguson Valley Road in Oliver Township for a reported house fire. Upon arrival, Lieutenant 18 reported heavy fire on the delta-side exterior of a 2-½ story single-family dwelling believed to be spreading quickly in the home. Engine/Tanker 18 arrived and stretched into the home finding extension into the attic. Crews remained on the scene until around 0100 on December 30 for extensive overhaul.

– Fire News photos by Samuel Baumgardner