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Emmaus Avenue fire turned over to fire marshal

Several area volunteer fire companies respond to a house fire at 1035 E. Emmaus Ave, 5:30 a.m. Aug. 8. Eastern Salisbury Fire Department and Western Salisbury Volunteer Fire Company firefighters were aided by units from Emmaus, Lower Saucon Township, Fountain Hill and a rapid intervention firefighter rescue team from Alburtis. A resident of the home was treated at the scene by St. Luke's Hospital ambulance personnel for a superficial burn. A Salisbury police patrol officer was at the scene and Salisbury Police Department Sgt. Donald Sabo, the township's fire marshal, was there to investigate the circumstances of the fire. Eastern Salisbury Fire Department fire police diverted traffic from the area. PRESS PHOTO BY JIM MARSH