Freeze Warning Allentown, PA Local Weather Alerts

Freeze Warning
...freeze Warning In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 9 Am Edt Monday... The National Weather Service In Mount Holly Has Issued A Freeze Warning, Which Is In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 9 Am Edt Monday. The Frost Advisory Is No Longer In Effect. * Temperatures...dropping To Around Freezing. ...Read More.
Effective: October 22, 2018 at 12:00amExpires: October 22, 2018 at 9:00amTarget Area: Berks; Lehigh; Upper Bucks; Western Chester; Western Montgomery

EARLY VIDEO: Working house fire in Whitehall, PA.

Whitehall Township

Fire in window of house
Fire in window of house located at 1257 Catasauqua Road in Whitehall

Friday evening around 20:45 Lehigh County 9-1-1 received a call from a passer-by reporting a house on fire at 1257 Catasauqua Road.

Assistant Chief Rice arrived and signaled a working fire in a 2-story single-family-dwelling.  Engine 4 (F.A.S.T.) and Ladder 231 were added to the box.

Engine 2 arrived and stretched 4 hand lines.  Engine 1 reversed lay to a hydrant at Orchard and Catasauqua to supply 2 with water.

It took firefighters over an hour to bring the fire under control.  Crews remained on scene for a few more hours overhauling.