Rutherford Kitchen Fire & Harrisburg House Fire
November 16, 2019

This evening after 9 p.m. Swatara Fire & Rescue along with mutual aid companies were alerted to a possible house fire in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue in the Rutherford section of the township. Chief 91-1 responded and was given the information that the homeowner was not on scene but could see smoke in the house via a home security system. Units arrived and assumed there respective roles to find a working fire in the kitchen area and made quick work of the fire.Units remained on scene for several hours to overhaul the scene.

Around 10 p.m. Rescue 91 was alerted to assist units in Harrisburg City with a working fire. First arriving units had fire in multiple houses. Rescue 91 assisted with various tasks for approximately 2 hours.