On December 5, 2017 at 10:08 pm the Fairview Township Police Department responded to a report of a residential structure fire in the 200 block of Evergreen Road, New Cumberland. The police department assisted the Fairview Township Fire Department as well as numerous other fire departments from York, Cumberland and Dauphin Counties at the scene. The police department was the first agency on scene less than a minute after being dispatched and found the home already fully engulfed in flames. Police were able to quickly determine the only resident home at the time was able to exit the structure.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.