Christmas Day Fire Leaves 6 Displaced
At approximately 0100hrs today the Broomall Fire Co. along with mutual aid companies from surrounding townships were alerted to this residential house fire in the 1100blk of Cedar Grove Road, Marple Twp. First arriving units found a well involved 2 story home. Over the next 2 hours fire crews worked to extinguish the fast moving fire working in subfreezing temperatures. All occupants of the residence were able to escape with non-life threatening injuries and were transported to area hospitals for treatment. The cause of the fire is under investigation and Chief 53 had Cedar Grove Command.
Special thanks to Berwyn Fire Co. & Middletown Fire Co. for covering the area during the incident.
Assisting mutual aid:
Garrettford-Drexel Hill (RIT)
Media Fire Co. EMS
PA State Police Fire Marshal
Delaware County CID Fire Investigator