Jmorgalis

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Name: Jonathan Morgalis
Date registered: 7 December, 2010

Latest posts

  1. 60th Annual Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighter’s Convention Winner List — 25 August, 2014
  2. PFD Looking Back – August 2014 — 1 August, 2014
  3. PFD Looking Back – July 2014 — 1 July, 2014
  4. New Command Vehicles — 20 June, 2014
  5. Public Safety Night Out — 5 June, 2014

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Nov 22

MVA with Injuries

11/16/2011 –  At 18:47hrs stations 30, 40 & 60 were dispatched to the area of 1080 Peach Mountain Road for an MVA with unknown injuries. When apparatus arrived on scene they found a single vehicle MVA with injuries. Apparatus remained on scene for approximately 1 hour until PSP and the towing company arrived. Photos from …

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Nov 22

CO Detector Activation

11/13/2011 – At 20:02hrs stations 50 & 60 were dispatched to 216 N 18th street for a carbon monoxide detector activation. Firefighters checked the residence with a 4 gas meter and verified it was safe for the occupants to return into their house. Apparatus remained on scene for approximately 34 minutes. Photos from Yorkville Hose Facebook

Nov 22

MVA

11/12/2011 – At 11:04hrs stations 50, 60 & 70 were dispatched to the area of 8th and Mahantongo steet for an MVA with unknown injuries. As apparatus went en-route county advised they received additional calls stating the vehicle was reported to be rolled over and that the occupants were possibly entrapped. PD arrived first on …

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Nov 06

Mutual Aid – Working Structure Fire

11/06/11 – At 15:44 hours stations 50 & 60 were dispatched on a RIT assignment to assist the Minersville Fire Department at 133 Laurel Street for a working structure fire. When stations 50 & 60 arrived on scene, they were immediately placed in service doing fire suppression which then prompted command to dispatch stations 10 …

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Nov 06

Mutual Aid – MVA with Entrapment

11/06/11 – At 12:21hrs, Station 60 was dispatched to assist Cressona and Schuylkill Haven FD in the area of Chestnut Street, SR 183 in Cressona for a MVA with entrapment. When R-63/S-61 arrived on scene crews assisted with patient extrication to remove one patient from the overturned vehicle. Pottsville units remained on scene for approximately …

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Nov 06

Mutual Aid – MVA with Injuries

11/05/11 – At 16:27hrs stations 10, 60 & 70 along with Mount Carbon was dispatched to the area of Jerry’s Northeast Auto Sales on Route 61 for a MVA with unknown injuries. As apparatus went en-route, county advised they were getting reports that a vehicle struck the jersey barrier and rolled over onto its roof. …

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Nov 06

Possible Structure Fire

11/05/11 – At 12:53hrs the PFD was dispatched to 312 South Jackson Street for a reported structure fire. As units were en-route, county advised that the caller reported that their furnace exploded and that there was possible entrapment. PD arrived on scene first and advised there was no entrapment and that there was smoke throughout …

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Nov 06

Working Structure Fire

11/02/11 – At 07:59hrs the PFD was dispatched to 1902 West End Avenue (Former West End Dry Cleaners Building) for a reported structure fire. First arriving P-1 advised he had a working structure fire with smoke showing from the rear of the building. Next arriving E-62 immediately stretched a 1 ¾” line and started an …

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Nov 06

PFD Installs Hydrant Markers

11/01/11 – Each station in the PFD is working to install new hydrant markers throughout the city and expect the project should be completed within the next few weeks. The new hydrant markers will make the hydrants more visible both day and night as the markers are coated with a highly reflective coating. Photos from …

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Oct 23

Mutual Aid – Working Structure Fire

10/22/2011 – At 23:18hrs Stations 20,60 & 70 were dispatched to assist New Philadelphia and surrounding fire departments at 277 Valley Street (New Philadelphia) for a working structure fire. When PFD units arrived on scene they assisted with fire ground operations, additional manpower and scene lighting. Crews were faced with dangerous conditions inside the structure …

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