Category: Incidents

11-24-19 MVA, Rt. 209 East Norwegian Twp.

11/24/2019. Sr 209 outside Port Carbon. Crash. Pickup vs utility pole. Port Carbon FD,Cumbola FC, R-63 responded. Door removals. Pt under dash. Posted by Yorkville Hose Fire-Rescue on Sunday, November 24, 2019

11-24-19 MVA, Rt. 61 & Arch St.

11/24/2019. 61/Arch. Crash. Fluids down Sta 20,40,60 dispatched. R-63 responded. Posted by Yorkville Hose Fire-Rescue on Sunday, November 24, 2019

Working Apartment Building Fire

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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Working Structure Fire

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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Working Structure Fire

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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MVA with Entrapment

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

MVA with Entrapment

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

MVA

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

Working Structure Fire

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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Carbon Monoxide Investigation

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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