Lawrence Township

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Downed power lines cause brush fire


Sunday afternoon company 5 was dispatched to the 400 block of River Road for high tension power lines down across the roadway that started a brush fire.  Engine 5 along with Brush 5 handled the incident with the assistance of LTPD, fire police, LT road crew and PennDot.   Penelec remained on scene for an extended amount of time while they repaired their equipment.   River Road was closed for roughly 5 hours.