On Saturday, December 15 shortly after 8:00 AM the Alpha’s were alerted for a dwelling fire at 725 Westerly Parkway in the Borough of State College. As units were responding they were advised by the 911 center that they were receiving multiple calls of smoke and flames visible from the home. Engine 510 and Truck 516 arrived on scene first to find a working fire with fire showing from the 2nd floor windows.
Engine 510 stretched an attack line while the truck crew began search and ventilation activities. Crews were able to quickly stop the fire before it spread to other areas of the home.
The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Centre Region Fire Marshals Office.