Crews battle blaze at Hamburg church

Fire crews battled an early morning fire on Jan. 13 at Victory Chapel Ministries, 213 North 4th Street, Hamburg.
Fire crews battled an early morning fire on Jan. 13 at Victory Chapel Ministries, 213 North 4th Street, Hamburg. Submitted photo - David J. Reimer Sr. of Emergency Services Photography
Fire crews battled an early morning fire on Jan. 13 at Victory Chapel Ministries, 213 North 4th Street, Hamburg.
Fire crews battled an early morning fire on Jan. 13 at Victory Chapel Ministries, 213 North 4th Street, Hamburg. Submitted photo - David J. Reimer Sr. of Emergency Services Photography

Fire crews battled an early morning fire at a Hamburg church on North 4th Street and Franklin Street in Hamburg on Jan. 13.

At about 4:13 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to a fire at Victory Chapel Ministries, 213 North 4th Street, Hamburg.

Responding to the fire were Hamburg Fire Company, Shoemakersville Fire Company, Shartlesville Community Fire Co. #1 Station 41, Strausstown Volunteer Fire Co., Community Fire Company of Virginville, Kutztown Fire Company Truck Crew, Temple Fire Company, Union Fire Company #1 of Leesport, Central Berks Fire Company, Bernville Community Fire Company, West Reading Fire Department, Orwigsburg Fire Department, Deer Lake & West Brunswick Fire Co. #1, Schuylkill Haven Fire Department - Fire District 63, Hamburg Ambulance, and North Penn Goodwill Service.

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