Port Allegany Firefighters Assist At Emporium House Fire
Star Hose Company #1
Just before 5:30 Monday evening box 1404 was dispatched for the house fire in Emporium Borough. Units arrived to find a working fire and requested Rescue 3 to the scene for the RIT assignment. Rescue 3 responded with six firefighters and established the RIT, ensuring there were ladders to all sides of the building and clearing windows. Crews were later requested to assist with overhaul. Rescue 3 returned to service after approximately two and a half hours.