On this day. . .January 1st
- 1984- Seven minutes after the 0730 morning change of shift B Platoon got sent out to a report of a building fire at 2127 Penn St . Arriving units found heavy fire in the first floor of the three story brick occupied duplex. Fire traveled through the balloon frame walls to the roof . The fire was knocked down in about a half hour. Cause was careless smoking. Total loss $6,000. Check for extension damage to walls and ceilings incurred to 2129. B Platoon, second alarm.