On December 28, 2023, around 1300, crews and mutual aid companies responded to a building fire on Gerloff Road. Tankers from multiple different townships were dispatched for water supply and fill sites were established. Crews battled heavy fire throughout the entire structure, performing defensive operations before the fire was brought under control. Units were on the scene for several hours. Companies dispatched were: Lower Frederick 52, Limerick 51, Perkiomen 66, New Hanover 37, Upper Salford 78, Ringing Hill 59, Tylersport 72, Upper Pottsgrove 79, Pennsburg 65, Upper Frederick 87, Harleysville 89, Green Lane 42, Red Hill 71, Skippack 86, Worcester 83 Amity 49, Boyertown 95, and Eastern Berks 97.

– Fire News photos by Regina Jelski &Ted Hodgins