Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Barn Fire In Dickinson Twp.

On July 28, 2001 at 3:36 a.m. firefighters were alerted to a barn fire at 931 W. Old York Road, Dickinson Twp. Weary firefighters that just finished battling a barn fire 10 miles away and two hours earlier arrived to find a 120 foot by 50 foot storage barn well involved. Lost in the fire was more than 100 tons of hay, seven tractors, a hay binder, harvester, combine, generator and other equipment. Firefighters managed to protect the main barn and other exposures. Damages were estimated at $200,000 and the cause was listed as suspicious. The Mt. Holly, South Middleton, Penn Twp., Union of Carlisle, Bendersville, Vigilant Hose, Cumberland-Goodwill, South Newton, Newville, Upper Frankford, Monroe, Shermans Dale, Shiremanstown and New Kingston fire companies answered the alarm.


Anonymous said...


Does anyone have any information about a MVA on I-81 in the area of Shippensburg on 7/27 involving two vans? A friend almost was involved in it and she was courious about the details on if everyone "ok".

Any information? None was found online in newspapers

Brad Myers said...

It may help if you posted your comment on the most recent post. It will also keep it from being deleted if you sign a name, the first line in this comment section says no anonymous comments all must be signed. Brad