On March 30 at 717pm Springfield Fire Company along with Broomall and Media Fire companies responded to a report of a building fire on the 700 block of Beatty Road. Chief 44 arrived and found smoke coming from a single family home. He did request a working fire dispatch which brought Swarthmore, Holmes and Rose Tree fire companies to assist. The fire was located in the basement and was extinguished using several handlines. There were no injuries and the family had safely evacuated prior to the fire company arrival.
Photos courtesy of Frank Wesnoski