Category Archive: Incidents

May 24

Working Apartment Building Fire

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Address: 218 West Market Street Dispatch Time: 05:24 Stations Dispatched: Entire P.F.D. Mutual Aid Companies: Schuylkill Haven RIT Team; Port Carbon (E-5911) & St. Clair (T-701) on Standby at Station 30 Description: At 05:24 hours a box alarm was struck for a reported structure fire with entrapment at 218 West Market Street. P5 (Asst. Chief …

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Mar 26

Working Structure Fire

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Address: 734 Schuylkill Avenue Dispatch Time: 20:35 Stations Dispatched: Entire P.F.D. Mutual Aid Companies: Schuylkill Haven RIT Team Description: At 2035 hours a box alarm was struck for a reported structure fire in the middle of the row in the 700 block of Schuylkill Avenue. P2 (Asst Chief George Stefnic) arrived on scene confirming a working structure fire with heavy …

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Mar 04

Working Structure Fire

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Address: 211 Deerfield Drive Dispatch Time: 05:54 Stations Dispatched: Entire P.F.D. Mutual Aid Companies: Schuylkill Haven RIT Team Description: PD arrived first on scene and advised of smoke coming from the roof. When P-5 arrived on scene, he confirmed a working fire in the attic and had the Schuylkill Haven RIT team dispatched. L-51 was …

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Dec 11

MVA with Entrapment

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Address: 300 Nichols Street Dispatch Time: 14:54 Stations Dispatched: 30, 40 & 60 Description: Arriving units found a single vehicle on its side and a broken utility pole. Crews stabilized the vehicle and extricated the patient. Media From: Zane Rist

Dec 08

MVA with Entrapment

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Address: Gordon Nagle Trail in the Area of the Coal Company Dispatch Time: 20:08 Stations Dispatched: 50 & 60 Description: Arriving units found a single vehicle on its side. Crews stabilized the vehicle and extricated the patient. Media From: Yorkville Hose Facebook

Nov 25

MVA

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Address: 300 Block of West Market Street Dispatch Time: 14:59 Stations Dispatched: 10, 60 & 70 Description: Arriving units found a single vehicle MVA where a van struck a parking meter and two buildings. Crews assisted EMS with patient care and traffic control. Media From: Yorkville Hose Facebook

Oct 29

Working Structure Fire

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Address:  554 East Arch Street Dispatch Time:  18:50 Stations Dispatched:   Entire Department Mutual Aid Companies:  Schuylkill Haven RIT Team Description:  First arriving units found what appeared to be a chimney fire and upon further investigation crews found a working basement fire and immediately placed a 1-3/4 line in service. Crews were able to hold the …

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Oct 29

Carbon Monoxide Investigation

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Address:  329 Laurel Blvd. Dispatch Time:  17:20 Stations Dispatched:   50 & 60 Mutual Aid Companies:  N/A Description:  Gas monitors were used to check Carbon Monoxide levels and personal encountered high readings which prompted firefighters to go on air.  The source of the Carbon Monoxide was traced to a blocked stove pipe from a coal stoker. …

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May 26

MVA

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At 1053hrs Stations 30, 40 & 60 were dispatched to the area of 210 Peacock Street for a MVA with one vehicle reported to be into a building. First arriving units found a pickup truck that struck a parked car and then struck a house. E-41 placed a 1-3/4″ safety line in operation and other personnel assisted EMS with …

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May 25

Working Structure Fire

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At 05:44 hours on Saturday May 25th a box alarm was transmitted for a possible structure fire at 305 Howard Avenue in Pottsville. Assistant Chief George Stefnic (P3) arrived on scene first, reporting a working structure fire. The structure was a semi attached 2-1/2 story home of wood frame construction. One of the residents was …

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