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.
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PFD Looking Back – December 2013

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of November. Submitted by Mike Glore.

December 2013 Looking Back

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.
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PFD Looking Back – November 2013

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of November. Submitted by Mike Glore.

November 2013 Looking Back

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 fire to the basement with just some smoke and heat damage to the upper floors.
Media From:  Zane Rist

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. Crews utilized PPV fans to clear residences of Carbon Monoxide.
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PFD Looking Back – October 2013

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of October. Submitted by Mike Glore.

October 2013 Looking Back

PFD Looking Back – September 2013

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of September. Submitted by Mike Glore.

September 2013 Looking Back

PFD Looking Back – August 2013

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of August. Submitted by Mike Glore.

August 2013 Looking Back

PFD Looking Back – July 2013

A look back at incidents from the PFD during the month of July. Submitted by Mike Glore.

July 2013 Looking Back