Category: Other Fires

Storm Related Calls Continue into Sunday

Oct 30th – Monroe Fire Company was dispatched to two building fire assignments Sunday morning. The first was dispatched at 06:24 as a furnace fire in the 300 block of Whiskey Springs RD.  Tanker 25 was due on the first alarm assisgnment and was committed at the scene until 10:17. At 08:48, Headquarters dispatched a …

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MFC Responds to Four Fire Incidents

Sept 8 – Monroe Fire crews were kept busy today with four fire incidents in less than five hours.  At 12:53 at RIT team and Tanker from 25 were requested to the scene of a house fire in Middlesex Twp at 4 Wheatfield DR (Box 133-05).   At 14:04, shortly after clearing the Middlesex fire, Engine …

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Christmas Eve Brings Four Calls

Company 25 spent Christmas Eve responding to four incidents within the township.  Engine 25 and Rescue 40 were dispatched to a reported auto accident at the intersection of Zimmerman RD and York RD (Route 74) at 08:30 hrs.  Weather at the time was mixed precipitation with icy patches on the roadways.  C125 arrived on scene and …

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Tanker Assist to South Middleton

June 3 – Tanker 25 was requested to assist with reported hay bales smoldering at a barn at 541 Zion RD in South Middleton Twp. The tanker was requested by Command 2 at 15:32 and cleared the scene at 19:04.

Wind Damage Leads to Field Fire

Feb 11 – Monroe Fire officials believe a downed electrical wire sparked a field fire at 207 Clouser RD.  The night before, winds in excess of 40 mph struck the region and, as a result, a branch snapped off a tree and became entangled in electrical wires at that address.  Several hours later, the wire snapped, …

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Three Incidents Boost 2008 Responses

February 10 – What began as a slow year – in terms of responses – increased by three today beginning with an early morning mutual aid assist to Dillsburg (York County Station #64). E25 was alerted to a reported chimney fire at 57 Spring Ln in Carroll Twp in the 64-02 box. The Engine returned after a short time on …

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