On October 16, 2015 at 1128pm Springfield Fire Company responded as the Rapid Intervention Team with Rescue 44 and 44-4 to a working house fire in Collingdale with people trapped. The crew under command of Assistant Chief Thomas split into two teams, one in the rear of the property and one in the front. Crews from Collingdale, Darby, Briarcliffe, Glenolden, Sharon Hill and Holmes battled the fire. A female was rescued by police prior to fire companies arrival, a male occupant was found deceased after the fire was extinguished. Springfield Fire Company stayed on scene for about 2 hours and returned to the station around 2am.