A fire broke out around 1pm Wednesday afternoon on the 5300 block of Allentown Pike (5th Street Highway) at a used car dealership. The blaze prompted multiple departments to respond to the scene and closed the road for an extended amount of time.
A building and several cargo container storage units were involved in the fire. During the fire, a firefighter was injured and transported to Reading Hospital. It is not known how the firefighter was injured.
Allentown Pike in the area of Walmart was closed for several hours as firefighters battled the blaze.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.