On May 3, 1969 at 4:30 p.m. the Shippensburg Civil Defense room received a call reporting a shed fire at Shippensburg Star Route 3 in the area of Mongul. A small shed was destroyed when burning brush nearby spread to the structure. A damage estimate was not available. The West End Fire and Rescue, Vigilant Hose and Pleasant Hall fire companies answered the alarm. Also during the day the Letterkenny, Pleasant Hall And West End Fire and Rescue companies battled a several acre grass fire on the depot. The CV’s community ambulance made one run for the day.