TUNKHANNOCK TOWNSHIP, WYOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)— A fire on the Stone Hedge Golf course completely burnt down three townhouses and injured one firefighter on Friday afternoon.
Alan Grow, the Assistant Chief of the Triton Hose Company, said a total of 19 fire departments came to help put out the fire on Stonehedge Drive.
Grow told Eyewitness News that one of the members of the Triton Hose Company was taken to the hospital for injuries.
All residents were accounted for and were uninjured according to officials.
Grow said all three homes involved in the fire are a total loss.
Eyewitness News was the first news crew on the scene and saw crews fighting fires by pulling water out of the ponds on the golf course.
Golfers on the course had to be asked to stop golfing past, and over, the working firefighters’ heads according to Grow.
A Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the fire.