Stories tagged with: Newtown Township Fire Department

July 26, 2013 - 4:31am
51 weeks 5 days ago

Several fire departments battle a blaze at a Crooksville refractory.

Crooksville Fire Department Lt. Mark Dalrymple said that the fire at the Cesco Plant Refractory on Maple Avenue began just after 4 a.m. Friday.

Lt. Dalrymple said that crews got the roof vented and they had to let the kiln burn down because it was around 4,000 degrees when they arrived on the scene.

He said it's still burning now and will take a couple days before it's all out.

The only damage to the...

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