At 9:14 pm Christmas Eve, Companies 53 (Broomall), Ladder 41 (Newtown Square), Engine 56 (Manoa), and RIT 20 were dispatched to 9 Franklin Getz Dr, for a house fire. Police arrived in seconds reporting a working fire. Chief 53-9 arrived shortly after reporting heavy fire showing from the front of a 1 story single home. Quint 53 arrived and established a water supply, then stretched two handlines into the living room, which was fully involved. Ladder 41 arrived and took 1st due truck company duties. Other arriving units began assisting with extinguishment and opening up. Rescue 20 (D/C M. Morgan) set-up for RIT upon arrival and stood by. The fire was placed under control in about 30 minutes and Companies remained on scene for over an hour performing extensive overhaul. Rescue 20 was back in Drexel Hill, awaiting Santa’s arrival, by 10:30 pm.