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Congratulations to Firefighter Andrew Kutz on his retirement after more than 26 years of serviceAndrew Kutz was hired in April of 1994. After completing the fire academy, Kutz was assigned to the B pl...
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Local 1803 Union firefighters setup another bread handout for the citizens of Reading. Members have now set up at multiple locations over the city to create better access to those in need. Today&rsquo...
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Around the hours of 2315, one of our firehouses was struck by gun fire. Multiple rounds were fired in the area, striking a moving vehicle, the parking authority building across the street, as well as ...
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Tuesday, firefighters from our Union Local set up and handed out bread to residents in our city. We were able to hand out every loaf! Thank you to our community residents for accepting and we hope it ...
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The Reading Fire Department Recruit Academy is moving closer to graduation after a challenging few months. COVID-19 restrictions have impacted the academy at every level. The class traveled to the Yor...
Call History
Firefighters Quickly Contain Kitchen Fire
Sat. May 23rd 2020

15:19 Hours/ 1208 N Front Street/ Box 703/ B Platoon-

Companies were dispatched for a reported fire in the kitchen. E7 arrived on scene to find a 2.5 story middle of row with smoke showing. A hose line was quickly deployed to the fire. Crews found a stove top fire that had extended into the cabinets and ceiling above. The fire was rapidly extinguished and the area was overhauled. All searches were negative. Car 6 placed the fire under control at 15:31. 

Units assigned: E7, E3, E9, L3, L1, R1, E1, C6, C5, M4

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