Ol' St. Nick will tour the township neighborhoods riding atop Warminster and Hartsville firetrucks.
He's cutting it a bit close, but Santa Claus is finally arriving for his annual tour of Warminster neighborhoods this weekend. The Hartsville Fire Company will take Santa to the Stover Mill and Country Crossing Developments on Saturday, beginning at 3:30 p.m. On Sunday, the full tour goes into effect, with Hartsville and the Warminster Fire Department escorting Santa throughout town starting at 10 a.m.
A man was taken by chopper to the hospital after being seriously injured in a back yard fire Friday night.
An adult male was seriously burned and had to be flown by helicopter to an area hospital after an incident involving a backyard fire in the 600 block of Whittier Drive in Warminster Friday night. The man, whose identity is not being released at this time, was the only person injured during the fire, which did not extend to any homes, Hartsville Fire Chief Chris McDonald said. Shortly after the man was taken by medical helicopter, smoke continued to waft from a small metal fire pit in the backyard as investigators took photographs of the scene. By the time firefighters arrived at the home, all the flames were extinguished and emergency personnel began working to transport the victim to the field behind Longstreth Elementary where he was …