A fire in a wooded area at the end of Beaumont Lane, a private road in Lower Pottsgrove, was quickly put out Wednesday afternoon by volunteers of the Sanatoga and Ringing Hill fire companies.
A two-vehicle accident Wednesday morning between a pick-up truck and an SUV near Turkey Hill in Sanatoga occurred only 19 hours after an unrelated incident involving a bus in the same general area.
A hospital stay kept a Lower Pottsgrove girl from seeing Santa ride through her neighborhood Sunday. She came home Wednesday night, Santa learned, so he and Mrs. Claus made a fast Christmas Eve trip to welcome her back.
Lower Pottsgrove firefighters responded Wednesday morning to the Rolling Hills apartment complex, where a home filled with smoke but no flames were visible. A stove-top pot appeared to be the problem.
Lower Pottsgrove's Ringing Hill Fire Company, and its public relations team, have won an award for a campaign to attract new volunteers to the fire company. It already exceeded a 4-year recruitment goal.
Two cars collided late Sunday morning on North Charlotte Street near Maugers Mill Road, resulting in damage and minor injuries to two occupants. Two other cars parked nearby also were damaged.
Kitchen fires are the nation's leading cause of home fire-related injuries. The good news: they can be easily prevented, say members of the Ringing Hill Fire Company in Lower Pottsgrove.
A female driver was ejected from her vehicle Thursday evening and incurred "life-threatening injuries" during a one-vehicle crash on westbound U.S. Route 422. A restrained child passenger received only minor injuries.