Local fire companies respond to ‘heavy smoke’ in dorm at Arcadia University

Local fire companies responded at approximately 9:30pm Wednesday to a possible fire on the first floor of Taylor Hall, a dormitory on Arcadia University’s campus.

According to Emergency Alerts of Southeastern Pennsylvania, crews encountered “heavy smoke” upon arrival.

Engine 1, Engine 2, Snorkel 82, Engine 300-2, Engine 700-2, Ladder 400 and Quint 99 were dispatched to the scene, according to EASP’s Facebook post.

We will be in touch more details if/when they become available.

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