September 2009 archive

Sep 30

Car Strikes York Road Structure

Sept 29 – Pennsylvania State Police requested Engine 25 to the scene of an auto accident with a vehicle into a structure in the 1400 block of York RD today.  E25 assessed structural damage, secured utilities, and place protective sheeting over the opening in the building until the owner could make repairs.  See a slideshow …

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Sep 27

E25 Responds on 2-Alarm Mechanicsburg Fire

Sept 27 – E25 was dispatched at 02:17 hours as part of a second alarm assignment for a building fire at 110 N Market ST in the borough of Mechanicsburg.  E25 supplied Truck 23 and sent an interior crew to the fireground to assist with extinguishment and overhaul.  Company 25 was back in service at …

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Sep 16

Graham Motor Co Donates Car for Rescue Training

Sept 15 – Graham Motor Company of Carlisle graciously donated Monroe Fire Company a car to use for vehicle extrication training.  The vehicle was also used to test a new set of vehicle extrication tools the fire company was considering. By donating the car, Graham Motors helped firefighters familiarize themselves with a new Holmatro Rescue system …

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Sep 15

One Flown from Boiling Springs RD Crash

Sept 15 – One person was flown from an early monrning crash near the intersection of Boiling Springs RD and Lutztown RD. E25 and Rescue 40 were alerted to a reported vehicle accident with a vehicle overturned with entrapment at 00:45 hours. Crews found a single vehicle had left the roadway and rolled multiple times …

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Sep 12

Four Vehicle Accident w/ Entrapment

Sept 11th – Headquarters dispatched Engine Company 25 and Rescue 40 to a reported vehicle accident with entrapment at the intersection of Old Stonehouse RD S and York RD at 20:11 hours.  The accident involved four vehicles with one patient trapped.  Crews from E25 and R40 removed the roof off the vehicle to access the patient.  …

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Sep 09

Family Narrowly Escapes South Middleton House Fire

Sept 8th – Engine 25 was dispatched at 22:06 hours as part of a first alarm structure fire assignment for a reported house fire at 308 James RD in South Middleton Township. Chief 41 arrived on scene shortly after dispatch confirming fire showing from Side A of the structure.  E25 arrived on scene at 22:17 …

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Sep 03

Busy Start to September

Sept 3rd – September got off to a busy start with five incidents in two days.  The first occurred on Sept 1st at 13:43 hours when the Pennsylvania State Police requested Co 25 to the intersection of Creek RD and York RD for a fluid spill due to a non-injury auto accident. A few hours …

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