The Forks Township Fire Department dealt with three house fires and three vehicle accidents in the August monthly report delivered to the Board of Supervisors by Fire Chief Chuck
The fire department handled house fires on Broadway, Meco Road and Sunflower Drive.
During August, the department handled 30 calls, including 10 activated
alarms, using 227 manpower hours and 53 units, the report
There were also reports of three odor investigations, one wire down and two CO alarms.
For August, the department also handled a structure fire in Palmer Township, three vehicle accidents and a vehicle fire in Stockertown.
the year through August, the Forks Fire Department has handled 211
calls for Forks Township, 27 for Stockertown, nine for Palmer, three for
Plainfield and one each for Upper Mount Bethel Township, Upper Nazareth
Township, Tatamy and Lower Mount Bethel Township.