Just before 17:25 hours the ladder 516 was dispatched as RIT (Rapid Intervention Team) to 90 block of Woodway Dr West Deptford for a reported dwelling fire. Chief 6601 arrived on-scene with smoke showing from the roof request the all hands. Chief 6601 reported one person was removed from the dwelling with possible additional people trapped. Ladder 516 responded with-in minutes with four. Engine 614 arrived went in-service 1 ¾ line reporting fire in attic. Ladder 516 arrived second due was directed to be RIT side alpha of the dwelling. Crews operated on scene for approximately 1.5 hours with no reported injuries. Fire remains under investigation by the West Deptford Township Fire Marshal’s Office.
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