These fires occurred in Reading over the past few weeks:
----012404: At 0032 hours box 78, Schuylkill Ave. & W.Buttonwood St., AOF 451 Gordon street. 3 story occupied MOR dwelling, heavy fire showing 3rd floor. Under control time was 0056 hours with 1 occupant transported with burn injuries. Companies assigned: E3,11,1,L1,Sn1,R1,M-3,C-5 & 7,E5(safety Co.). Special call: M-1
----SAME DATE: At 0248 hours box 134, 7th & Laurel streets, AOF 537 Minor street. 2&1/2 story occupied MOR dwelling, fire showing 2nd floor rear. Under control time was 0320 hours. Companies assigned: E5,1,13,Sn1,L3,R1,M-3,C-5 & 7,E14(safety Co.)
----SAME DATE: At 2110 hours box 74, Schuylkill Ave. & W.Greenwich St.,AOF 655 Gordon street. 3 story vacant MOR dwelling with heavy fire showing with extension to exposure 4 (a similar type occupied). 2nd alarm struck at 2141 hours due to extensive overhaul & weather conditions. Fire placed under control at 2214 hours. Companies assigned: 1st alarm: E11,3,9,L1,Sn1,R1,M-3,C-7 & 9,E5(safety Co.) 2nd alarm: E1,13,L3,C-1,3,& 4.
----013004: *****DWELLING FIRE WITH MULTIPLE RESCUES*****. At 0957 hours box 62, 8th & Greenwich streets, AOF 621 Cedar street. 2&1/2 story occupied MOR dwelling, fire @ 1st floor with multiple occupants hanging from the front & rear attic windows. A total of 6 victims rescued via ground & aerial ladder and transported with smoke inhalation, 1 in serious condition. Fire placed under control at 1012 hours. Companies assigned: E11,3,13,L3,Sn1,R1,M-3,C-1 & 7,E14(safety Co.) Special call: M-1,2,& 4
----013104: At @ 1130 hours box 521, 10th & Robeson streets, AOF 1145 Mulberry street. 3 story occupied MOR dwelling, fire 1st floor rear with extension to the 2nd floor. Under control time was 1200 hours. Companies assigned: E9,11,1,L3,R1,M-2,C-2 & 8,E13(safety Co.)

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