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Mon. Nov 16th 2020
JUST BEFORE MIDNIGHT CREWS WERE DISPATCHED FOR A COMMERCIAL STRUCTURE FIRE AT THE TARGET STORE ON PEACH STREET. AN EMPLOYEE CALLED THE 911 CENTER TO REPORT SMOKE IN THE BUILDING IN THE ELECTRONICS ARE...
Fri. Nov 13th 2020
SHORTLY AFTER 1PM TODAY CREWS WERE SENT TO A ROLL OVER MVA IN MCKEAN TOWNSHIP AT ROUTE99 AND BARGAN ROAD. RESPONDING UNITS FOUND 2 VEHICLES WITH 1 ROLL OVER AND A LARGE DEBRIS FIELD PRESENT ON RT 99....
Wed. Nov 11th 2020
CREWS WERE CALLED OUT FOR A KITCHEN FIRE ON OLD HERSHEY ROAD. A FIRST ALARM ASSIGNMENT WAS DISPATCHED BY THE 911 CENTER. KEARSARGE L-449 RESPONDED AND WAS FIRST DUE TO FIND SMOKE SHOWING FROM THE RESI...
Mon. Nov 9th 2020
CREWS WERE CALLED OUT AGAIN TODAY TO ASSIST WEST RIDGE ON A WILD LAND FIRE NEAR A RESIDENCE THIS TIME IN THE 5000 BLOCK OF LANCASTER DRIVE. A HOMEOWNER WAS BURNING TRASH IN HIS BURNING BARREL AND EMBE...
Sat. Nov 7th 2020
JUST AFTER 1300 HRS TODAY WEST RIDGE WAS CALLED TO A GARAGE FIRE IN THE 3100 BLOCK OF WEST 38TH STREET. TOWER 479 ARRIVED AND FOUND HEAVY FIRE FROM A DETACHED GARAGE BEHIND THE RESIDENCE ON WEST 38TH...
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Sat. Sep 26th 2020
EVEN WITH THE COVID 19 TRAINING MUST GO ON. WE HAVE HAD TOE FOLLOWING MEMBERS PASS VARIOUS CERTIFICATIONS FROM TRAINING CLASSES LATE THIS SUMMER.VINNY DRAGULIN; HAZ-MAT AWARENESS, HAZ-MAT OPERATIONS...
Sat. Aug 29th 2020
BEN SPAULDING HAS JOINED THE RANKS TODAY AS A NEW JUNIOR FIREFIGHTER. BEN HAS JOINED ON HIS 16TH BIRTHDAY AND LOOKS FORWARD TO ATTENDING TRAINING AND GETTING READY TO ANSWER EMERGENCY ALARMS AS ABLE....
Wed. Jul 1st 2020
PAST MEMBER STEVE SAMPLE HAS RETURNED TO THE FIRE COMPANY AFTER A 12 YEAR BREAK DURING WHICH TIME HE WAS WORKING OUT OF TOWN FOR A RAILROAD COMPANY. HIS WORK HAD HIM OUT OF TOWN MOST OF THE WEEK SO HE...
Mon. Jun 22nd 2020
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SEVERAL MEMBERS TOOK THE AERIAL LINE CLASS OVER 2 MONDAYS AND THE SATURDAY JUNE 22. THIS 16 HR CLASS USED THE LADDER FOR ROPE RESCUE SITUATIONS INCLUDING USE OF THE STOKES BASKET TO EVACUATE PEOPLE F...
Sat. May 16th 2020
MEMBERS GATHERED THIS AM TO INSTALL NEW FIBERGLASS INSULATION IN THE ATTIC SPACE OF STATION 42. WITH THE BUILDING BEING 25 YEARS OLD THIS YEAR IT WAS TIME TO BOLSTER THE ATTIC INSULATION. THE ORIGINA...
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DRYER FIRE IN LOCAL HOTEL
Wed. Jun 17th 2020

JUST BEFORE 8AM TODAY CREWS WERE CALLED FOR AN AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM IN THE BEST WESTERN HOTEL ON OLIVER ROAD.  THE CALL WAS UPGRADED TO A ACTUAL FIRE IN THE LAUNDRY ROOM WITH BOTH SMOKE DETECTOR AND SPRINKLER WATER FLOW ALARMS AND A WORKER CALLING IN TO REPORT A FIRE IN THE LAUNDRY ROOM. Q-429 RESPONDED FROM STATION 42 WITH 2 WITH 2 PAID STAFF,  CHIEF 420 RESPONDED TO THE SCENE AND U-438 RESPONDED WITH 2 VOLUNTEERS FROM STATION 43. MCKEAN RESPONDED WITH 2 ENGINES AND 5 MEMBERS. Q-429 SUPPORTED THE SPRINKLER SYSTEM THEN WENT INSIDE TO INVESTIGATE THE LAUNDRY ROOM. SMOKE CONDITIONS WERE FOUND ON LOCATION, THE FIRE WAS LOCATED IN A DRYER IN THE LAUNDRY ROOM ON THE FIRST FLOOR AND 1 SPRINKER HEAD HAD OPENED IN THE LAUNDRY ROOM. THE FIRE IN THE DRYER HAD BEEN EXTINGUISHED BY ON SITE PERSONNEL WITH A DRY CHEM FIRE EXTINGUISHER.  WEST RIDGE AND KUHL HOSE WERE CALLED FOR 1 ENGINE EACH FOR ADDITIONAL MANPOWER AS STATION 44 HAD 1 MEMBER AT THE STATION. WEST LAKE FILLED THE RIT ASSIGNMENT.  THE HOTEL WAS CHECKED ROOM BY ROOM TO MAKE SURE ALL OCCUPANTS WERE OUT AND ALSO CHECK FOR SMOKE.  THE FIRE WAS HELD TO THE LAUNDRY ROOM.  THE SMOKE ON THE 1ST AND 2ND FLOORS WERE VENTED WITH SEVERAL FANS.  THERE WERE NO INJURIES TO FIREFIGHTERS OR CIVILIANS.

UNITS ON SCENE: Q-429, U-438, E-405, E-403, E-483 (RIT), E-474, E-682

635 entries in the Call History

635 entries in the Call History


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