On February 17, 2002 at 9:25 p.m. firefighters were alerted to a garage fire at 7993 Nyesville Road, Greene Township. A faulty installed wood stove sparked a fire that caused extensive damage to a two-car garage. Firefighters from eight companies had the blaze under control in 25 minutes and remained on the scene over two hours. A damage estimate was not available. The Pleasant Hall, Newburg Hopewell, Letterkenny, Vigilant Hose, West End Fire and Rescue companies operated at the scene along with three unnamed companies.