At 0401 hrs, Lebanon County Communications dispatched Box 35-03, for a structure fire in Heidelberg Township, just north of the village of Shaefferstown on Rt. 419. Units arriving reported heavy fire through the roof of a single story church. Command ordered exterior operations, and additional units and manpower were called to the scene. The incident was under control within an hour. The Lebanon County Fire Marshall is currently investigating the cause. The church is a probable total loss.

Units operating at the incident or covering:
Lebanon County Units
Station 35:Shaefferstown
Station 33:Richland
Station 34:Newmanstown
Station 31:Keystone of Myerstown
Tanker 30:Goodwill of Myerstown
Tanker 32:Kutztown
Tanker 29,29-1:Prescott
Berks County Units
Tanker 47:Womelsdorf(On Initial, Reassigned to cover St.33)
Engine 47:Womelsdorf(Cover St.33)
Lancaster County Units
Tanker 2-1:Brickerville
Tanker 1-4 urlach/Mt.Airy(Cover St.35)
Lebanon County EMS
Ambulance 160:Shaefferstown
Ambulance 150:Newmanstown