June 2008 archive

Monroe Battles Field Fire

Firefighter Doug Boyd awaits water at the scene of a field fire near the intersection of Baish RD and S. Locust Point RD on Friday, June 27. Photo by: Jason Malmot – The Sentinel June 28 – Monroe Fire Co and a brush truck from South Middleton Co 35 were alerted to a field fire …

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Crash Injures 5

  June 22 – Five people, including three adults and two children, were injured in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Boiling Springs RD and York RD in the 25-03 box. Engine Co 25 and Rescue 40 were alerted to the accident at 13:10. In addition to E25 and R40, Mini-Pumper and Utility 25 …

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Tanker Transfer to W. Enola

June 14 – Tanker 25 was requested as part of a 3rd Alarm transfer during a fire at the Radisson Penn Harris Hotel & Convention Center in East Pennsboro Twp (Box 21-11). Tanker 25 filled West Enola (Company 19) during the incident. The 3rd Alarm was struck at approximately 19:42 hours. Command 5 marked control …

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Monroe Assists at Dickinson Barn Fire

Photo by Denny Clopper June 13– Tanker 25 assisted today with a reported barn fire in the 2300 block of Walnut Bottom RD in Dickinson Twp. The tanker was requested to the scene at 10:16, several minutes after Engine25 was alerted to transfer to Company 40’s quarters in Carlisle, PA.  The tanker hauled several loads …

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Juvenile Fall Victim w/ Flyout

June 8 – Monroe Fire Company responded to medical assist for a reported 2 yr old fall victim in cardiac arrest. First-arriving personnel found the patient to be breathing but unresponsive. Medical professionals on the scene requested Lifelion to the scene to transport the patient to Hershey Medical Center. Fire company personnel assisted in establishing …

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Summer Awards Picnic

June 7 – Monroe Fire Company held its annual awards picnic at Allenberry Resort, Inn, and Playhouse this evening.  Despite the hot weather everyone who could attend had a great time.  Mike and Bev Mixell, who are leaving the area, were honored for their years of service.  Mike, who served as deputy chief for a …

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Engine Assists S. Middleton w/ Spill

June 3 – Engine 25 was requested to assist South Middleton Township with absorbant at the scene of a hydraulic fluid spill at Tanger RD and Mountain RD. The spill was reported to be between 50 and 75 gallons. E25 was dispatched at 18:39 and was back in service at 19:11. 

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.