An unextinguished tobacco product is considered a possible cause of a hay fire Thursday that damaged siding outside a home under construction in the Spring Valley Farms community in Sanatoga.
An extension cord that could not dissipate increasing heat created an electrical odor Sunday at mid-afternoon at a home in the 1900 block of Glen Eagles Drive, the Lower Pottsgrove fire marshal said.
With another winter storm being forecast for the coming weekend, members of the Sanatoga Fire Company issued a plea to community residents: if there's a fire hydrant nearby, please keep it snow-free.
A motor vehicle accident Sunday on Bliem Road, between Rhoads Road and North Charlotte Street in Lower Pottsgrove, brought out first responder volunteers from the Sanatoga and Ringing Hill fire companies.
Drivers were urged Sunday morning to avoid North Keim Street in Lower Pottsgrove Township, due to an 11:26 a.m. reported motor vehicle accident there between Brooke and Yerger roads.
Heavy snowflakes had been falling for about 25 minutes when Sanatoga Fire Company volunteers suited up for an alarm at A.D. Moyer Lumber on Armand Hammer Boulevard. It turned out to be false, police said.
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.