Category Archive: Incidents

Apr 05

Mutual Aid – Working Structure Fire

4/5/11 – At 02:52 hours RIT North (E-32/E-41) and E-72 along with P3 and P2 were dispatched to assist Mahanoy City on a working structure fire at 915 E Pine Street.  E-72 took a hydrant at 8th and Mahanoy to feed Ladder 43-20.  E-32 and E-41 were staged out on Centre street while their personnel …

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Apr 04

MVA with Entrapment

At 18:35 hours E-32, E-41, R-63, and P-3 were dispatched to Progress and Laurel Boulevard for a motor vehicle accident with entrapment.  Single vehicle rolled onto passenger side with driver entrapped.  R-63 used long shores and cribbing to stabilize vehicle and used Hurst tools to cut door posts and roll roof to gain access to …

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Apr 04

Grill Fire

At 18:19 hours E-32, E-41, and P-3 were dispatched to 427 Peacock Street for a BBQ Grill Fire.  Heat from the grille had charred the wood that the grill was resting on, small amount of water was applied to the charred area.

Apr 02

MVA with Entrapment

At 07:04 hours Rescue 63 was dispatched along with Dist 43 units for an MVA with entrapment at mm-116 on I-81 Northbound.  Incident was reported to have (4) four people trapped in a Ford Taurus that was rolled over.  R-63 was cancelled enroute as victims self extricated.

Mar 29

Possible Structure Fire

At 16:58hrs all city stations were dispatched to box 14 for an address of 202 N. Centre for a possible apartment building fire. When units arrived on scene they observed light smoke coming from cracks in the sidewalk. Upon further investigation they found material smoldering between the foundation and the sidewalk on Side A of …

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Mar 27

Mutual Aid – Working Structure Fire

On 3/25/11 at 11:26hrs stations 30, 50 & 60 were dispatched along with the Norwegian Township Fire Department to 305 Beechwood Avenue, Village of Marlin, for a possible structure fire. When L-51 arrived on scene they found heavy smoke venting out of the structure and advised county they had a working fire.  A crew from …

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Mar 12

MVA with Entrapment

On 3/7/11 at 09:26hrs Rescue 63 was dispatched to assist Saint Clair and Ryan Twp. in the area of Burma Road and Fire Tower Road for a accident with entrapment. When R-63 arrived on scene they assisted with vehicle stabilization, door removal, roof flap, steering wheel removal and a floor flap in order to gain …

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Feb 24

Mutual Aid – Working Structure Fire

At 01:32 hours stations 30 & 40 were dispatched to 112 West Main street in Giradville for a working structure fire. When they arrived on scene, command placed them in service on side C of the structure to relieve crews and assist with overhaul. Both stations cleared the scene at approximately 03:20 hours. Photos from …

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