These incidents occurred in Reading over the past few weeks:
----010104: At 0942 hours box 47, 10th & Green streets, AOF 429 N.10th street. 3 story occupied MOR multiple dwelling, arson fire in vestibule and stairwell. Under control time was 1001 hours. Companies assigned: E1,9,13,L3,Sn1,R1,M-2,C-8 & 9,E3(safety Co.)
----010304: At 2326 hours, still alarm dispatched to the Alvernia College Phys-Ed building @ 920 La Verna Drive for an alarm system. Companies arrived to find smoke throughout the building and requested the box struck. Box 1262 transmitted for the building at 2332 hours. Fire in the basement laundry room brought under control at 2359 hours. Companies assigned: Still alarm: E14,L1,C-8. Box 1262: E5,3,1,Sn1,R1,M-3
----010404: At 0544 hours box 45, 11th & Elm streets, AOF 319 Mulberry street. 2&1/2 story occupied MOR dwelling, fire in walls @ 2nd floor rear. Under control time was 0603 hours. Companies assigned: E1,13,9,Sn1,L3,R1,M-3,C-2 & 8,E3(safety Co.)
----SAME DATE: *****MVA PIN-JOB*****. At 1833 hours rescue assignment dispatched to 4th & Chestnut streets for a MVA. Companies arrived to find a 2 vehicle accident with 1 victim pinned. Victim extricated at 1845 hours with hurst tools and transported along with a 2nd injured victim. Companies assigned: E5,R1,M-2 & C-6
----010704: At 0813 hours box 74, Schuylkill Ave. & W.Greenwich St., AOF 349 W.Greenwich street. 3 story occupied MOR multiple dwelling, heavy fire showing 1st floor rear. Under control time was 0930 hours. Companies assigned: E11,3,1,L1,Sn1,R2,M-4,C-2 & 8,E9(safety Co.)
----010904: At 2008 hours box 49, 12th & Buttonwood streets, AOF 1023 Buttonwood street. 2&1/2 story occupied MOR dwelling, fire in walls @ 1st & 2nd floors. Under control time was 2033 hours. Companies assigned: E1,13,9,L3,Sn1,R1,M-4,C-4 & 8,E3(safety Co.)
----011404: At 1833 hours box 353, Front & Greenwich streets, AOF 158 Hudson street. 2&1/2 story vacant & previously burned MOR dwelling, fire on the 1st floor. Under control time was 1851 hours. Companies assigned: E11,3,1,L1,Sn1,R1,M-2,C-2 & 9,E9(safety Co.)
----011704: At 1655 hours box 63, 10th & Douglass streets, AOF 838 Mulberry street. 2&1/2 story occupied MOR dwelling, heavy fire in the basement. Under control time was 1711 hours. Companies assigned: E9,1,11,L3,R1,M-3,C-5 & 7,E13(safety Co.)
----011804: ***DWELLING FIRE WITH ENTRAPMENT**. At 0258 hours box 512, 6th & Spring streets, AOF 959 Church street. 2&1/2 story occupied MOR dwelling,heavy smoke showing 2nd floor with an occupant hanging from the window. Victim rescued by crew from 1st in units and fire in 2nd floor rear placed under control at 0323 hours. 2 occupants treated for smoke inhalation. Companies assigned: E11,9,3,L3,R1,M-3,C-3 & 6,E1(safety Co.). Special call: M-1
----SAME DATE: ****3-ALARM JOB***. At 1028 hours box 232, 17th & Cotton streets, AOF 518 S.16th & 1/2 street. 2&1/2 story occupied EOR balloon-frame dwelling heavily involved, spreading to exposures 2 & 2a (similar type attached). 2nd alarm struck at 1039 hours. Due to weather conditions (snow,ice,low temp.), a 3rd alarm struck at 1144 hours. Fire placed under control at 1215 hours with extensive overhaul. Companies assigned: 1st alarm: E13,5,1,Sn1,R1,M-3,C-6 & 7,E3(safety Co.). 2nd alarm: E9,14,L1,M-2,C-1 & 3. 3rd alarm: E12,8,L3,C-4 & 9.

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