November 2009 archive

Early Morning Runs Keep Engine Crew Busy

Nov 20th – Two pre-dawn incidents kept Engine Company 25 firefighters busy today.  The first incident was a transfer to cover Hampden Twp station #2 while they operated at the scene of a house fire.  E25 was dispatched at 01:19 hrs and returned to service at 04:02. Exactly 90 minutes later, at 05:32, Engine Companies …

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Vehicle Rescue Equipment Upgraded

November 15 – Monroe Fire Company recently upgraded its vehicle rescue equipment to a Holmatro spreader and cutter system.  The system, which features CORE technology, offers firefighters a lighter, safer rescue system which can be deployed faster at the scene of an accident. The upgraded equipment better prepares Monroe firefighters to face the challenges associated …

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Vehicle Strikes Pole on Park Place

Nov 9th – Engine 25 and Rescue 27 were dispatched to a reported vehicle accident with a vehicle into a pole in the 900 block of Park Place at 14:36 hours.  PSP also received a report that a stolen vehicle had struck a pole and the driver fled on foot in the same area.  E25 …

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White Rock Fundraiser Nets Over $350

The White Rock Acres Civic Association raised over $350 for the Monroe Fire Company durings its Election Day bake sale.  Monroe Fire Company would like to extend a very sincere thank you to all those who purchased baked goods and to the WRACA for their continued support of their local fire company. Thank You!