On Tuesday April 16th, 2019 at approximately 1544 hours Fire District #3 was dispatched to 12 Lake Avenue for the deck fire.
Chief 27 arrived first, established command and confirmed smoke showing from the front of the house. Squad 27 was the first due apparatus and quickly went to the rear of the house, locating a small fire on the deck. The crew of Squad 27 extinguished the fire, with no extension into the residence. Ladder 25’s crew assisted with ventilation of the building.
All units cleared within approximately 30 minutes. The scene was turned over to Franklin Twp. Fire Prevention and remains under investigation at this time.