Mike Messner

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MVA

05/04/2012 – At 14:42hrs, stations 20, 40, and 60 were dispatched to Route 61 and Arch St. for a report of a vehicle accident. Upon arrival crews found two passenger vehicles in the roadway with moderate damage. Crews assisted with traffic control, containment of leaking fluids, and patient care and packaging. Crews were on scene for approximately 35 minutes P-1 had …

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MVA

05/03/2012 – At 20:07hrs, stations 50 and 60 were dispatched to Gordon Nagle Trail and Glenworth Rd. for a report of a vehicle accident. Upon arrival crews found a SUV that had lost control and rolled over. Crews from R-63 assisted EMS with patient care while L-51 personnel took care of the leaking fluids and debris.  The trail was …

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PFD Looking Back – May 2012

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of May. Submitted by Mike Glore. May 2012 Looking Back

Mutual Aid – MVA with Entrapment

04/26/2012 – At 17:44hrs, station 60 was dispatched to assist New Ringgold FD in the area of 7 Fir Lane in East Brunswick Township. As R-63 was en-route county advised of a logging truck accident with confirmed entrapment from units already on scene.  When R-63 arrived on scene, they assisted New Ringgold, West Penn, and Orwigsburg. Crews used …

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E-41 is for sale

ENGINE 41 FOR SALE!! Good Will Fire Company #4 114 Nichols Street Pottsville, PA 17901 570-622-5651 Website – www.goodwill40.com If interested, please contact: William J. Riegle, Jr., Captain – 570-952-5323 Robert Dusel, Chief Engineer – 570-622-7179 FOR SALE: (See Company Website for additional photos) 1993 Spartan/Quality Rescue Pumper 10 seats, 9 SCBA Cummins N-14 410 …

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Mutual Aid – Move up to Hamburg

04/21/2012 – At 10:03hrs, the PFD was requested for a move up assignment to Union Fire Company in Hamburg as multiple companies from Berks and Schuylkill counties battled a multi-alarm commercial fire in Lenhartsville. E-11 along with SHFD L-725 and E-733 stood by for approximately 3 hours. Photos by Dan Kelly and The Reading Eagle.   …

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MVA

04/15/2012 – At 17:13hrs, stations 30, 40, and 60 were dispatched to 599 N. Progress Avenue for a report of a motorcycle accident. Upon arrival crews found a motorcycle into a fence with two patients. Crews assisted EMS with patient care and packaging. Due to extensive injuries, both patients were flown to a trauma center. Crews were on …

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