Pearl Drive Fire. 3.5.18

Good afternoon:

We want to let our residents and followers know about a fire that happened today.  At 10:27 this morning, we were dispatched to 37-40 Pearl Drive for a report of a fire.  Upon arrival, our officers noted a fully engulfed structure.  Brentwood Borough Volunteer Fire Department along with Whitehall VFD, Mount Oliver VFD, Castle Shannon VFD, and Baldwin VFD's were successful in extinguishing the fire.  There were no reported injuries and 5 people were displaced.  The Salvation Army did respond for assistance.  Per protocol, the investigation was referred to the Allegheny County Fire Marshall.  We want to thank everyone including Baldwin Borough Police and Brentwood EMS for their assistance.