Monthly Archives: January 2015

Apartment Fire

Fri, Jan 30th, 2015 8:45:00 pm – Company 53 units responded to 105 West King Street at Arooga’s Sports Bar for a commercial fire alarm. Shortly after dispatch the box assignment was upgraded for smoke in building. Units arrived on the scene to find smoke showing from a third floor apartment and the building was being evacuated. Crews quickly […]

Auto Accident

Fri, Jan 23rd, 2015 9:02:00 am -The Engine responded to the intersection of South Fayette Street and West Orange Street for an auto accident. Units arrived on scene to find two vehicles involved and roadway partially blocked. Crews checked on injuries and controlled vehicle fluids. Command (Lt. Lehman)  requested additional fire police to assist with […]

Chimney Fire

Wed, Jan 21st, 2015 2:38:00 pm – The Truck and Engine responded to 31 Airport Road for a reported chimney fire. Units arrived on scene of a single story home to find fire coming from the chimney. Crews were able to contain the fire to the chimney and found no extension in the home. Command 52 held […]

Garage Fire

Tue, Jan 20th, 2015 11:03:00 am – Truck 53 and Air 53 responded to Box Alarm 11-01 to 10640 Upper Strasburg Road the Upper Strasburg Garage for a commercial building fire. Units arrived on scene to find a 20’x50′ 2 bay garage with a working fire. Command 11 requested the working fire dispatch. Crews placed hoselines in service and […]

Reported Structure Fire

Tue, Jan 6th, 2015 7:17:00 am – While returning from another call Truck 53 responded with Engine 53 to a Shippensburg Borough Box 4-04 at 405 Lurgan Ave for a reported house fire. When Truck 53 arrived on scene they normal conditions from the exterior of a 2 story home. Crews Laddered that Chimney while […]

Transfer To Co 2

Jan 5, 2015 at 2:24:40 pm – Engine 53 was dispatched to transfer to Waynesboro Fire Department Co 2, Station 1 (29 South Potomac Street) to fill in for Tower 2, While they operated on the 2 alarm house fire on the Ridge. Engine 53 transferred with 6 members. Thanks to Pleasant Hall Fire Department […]

Working Fire

Mon. Jan 5, 2015 at 1:38:05 pm – Air 53 was alerted by Franklin County to respond to 11334 Weatherstone Drive Franklin County box 4-3 for a working fire. The Crew established a fill station and filled 16 cylinders. Thanks to Clopper’s Fire/EMS,/Rescue Photos for the Pictures.

Shed / Garage Fire

Sat, Jan 3rd, 2015 10:43:00 pm – Truck 53 and Engine 53 responded to 10 Strom Road for a reported garage fire. Units arrived on scene to find a 20’x30′ 2 bay garage with smoke coming out the eves. Truck 53 forced entry for the attack lines and opened the building for ventilation and overhaul. […]

Mobile Home Fire

Fri, Jan 2nd, 2015 1:27:00 am – Early Friday morning Truck 53, Engine 53 and Air 53 were dispatched to a mobile home fire on Rustic Drive in Southampton Township, Cumberland County Box 252-01. While enroute dispatch advised there was possible entrapment. The crews made a quick knock down and a search proved negative entrapment. […]