Multiple Townhouses on Fire in Trappe Borough
By Trappe Fire Company
April 13, 2023

Last night at 2354 hours Trappe Fire Company along with UPT Fire & Emergency Services Perkiomen Township Fire Company Collegeville Fire Company were dispatched to a dwelling fire at the 300 block of Jefferson Court in Trappe Borough.

Assistant 68-2 arrived on scene to heavy fire in the rear with 2 houses involved extending into a third house. The assignment with upgraded to a working fire bringing Skippack Fire Company (RIT), Air 66 and Skippack Emergency Medical Services & PA State Police.

Battalion 68-2 assumed command, while Engine 68 arrived on scene as the first due engine.

Engine 68’s crew provided fire suppression to the rear. Ladder 68-2 arrived behind Engine 68 and provided forcible entry, and a primary search.

Crews from Engine 34, and Engine 66 assisted with fire suppression, IRIT, and manpower.

No injuries we’re reported and the fire is under investigation.

More details to come.

Thank you Lower Providence Fire Department for covering the area.

Units: L68-2, Command 68-2, Trappe Fire Police
Mutual Aid: E34, SD34, E66, T66, Air 66, SD86, SS86, Medic 336 and the Regional Fire Investigation Task Force

Steven Colsher April 16, 2023 at 8:44 AM
Absolutely amazing response,
Can't thank all responders enough.
Tragic yes, but all are OK.
The professionalism of all should be commended.
Thank you.