Shortly after 11 PM last night the Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched to the intersection of East 4th St and River Rd in the village for a vehicle fire after the accident. 56 PD (Upper Merion Police) arrived to a sedan fully involved with wires down. Deputy 56-3 (Recupido) and Engine 56-3 arrived to confirm the PD’s report. The driver had self extracted prior to arrival. PECO was requested to the scene to de-energize the power lines prior to extinguishment. Engine 56-3 worked to extinguish the fire, Traffic 56 assisted with traffic control, while Engine 56-1 (King of Prussia Fire Co.) operating as the Township Duty Crew assisted with additional manpower. All SVFC units were clear by 1:00 AM.
Units On Scene:
Engine’s 56-1 & 3