Shawswick VFD responds to controlled burn

SHAWSWICK TOWNSHIP – A field fire was reported to the Shawswick Volunteer Fire Department at 4:48 p.m. Monday in the 5400 block of Sand Pit Road.

Part of the controlled burn-off of Sand Pit Road

Shawswick Volunteer Fire Chief Bob Brown said that it was a controlled burn, as the owner of the property had reported it to dispatch.

Chief Brown was on scene for no more than 10 minutes before leaving the property.