September 2010 archive

Sep 25

One Flown to Hospital After Land Rescue

Sept 25 – One man was flown to the hospital after wrecking his all-terrain vehicle on the mountain in the 1000 block of York RD today.  Companies 25 and 45 were dispatched to the ATV accident at 13:58 hours for a man pinned under an overturned ATV.  Due to the steepness of the terrain, Command …

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Sep 11

MFC Attends 83rd Annual County Firefighters’ Convention

Sept 11 – Monroe Fire Company attended the 83rd Annual Cumberland County Volunteer Firefighters Convention and parade in Carlisle today.  Judging took place that the Carlisle Fairground prior to the parade.  Monroe Fire Company won the following awards: 1st Place:  Best Appearing/Most Functional Engine (In County 2000 – 2010) 2nd Place:  Best Appearing/Most Functional Mini …

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Sep 09

Another Day, Another Working Fire

Sept 9 – Earlier today, Engine 25 and Tanker 25 were dispatched to a house fire in the 500 block of Miller Ave in Upper Allen Twp, just outside of Mechanicsburg boro. E25 staged at the corner of Broad and Miller and sent its crew forward to assist with fire attack and overhaul. In addition, …

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Sep 08

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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Sep 06

MFC Responds to Farm Equipment Fire

Sept 6 – Companies 25 and 28 were dispatched to a reported tractor and corn picker on fire at 0925 in the 400 block of S Locust Point RD today.  Engine and Tanker 25 and Engine 128 responded to the scene to find both vehicles well involved.  Both companies were available at 0956. Be sure …

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