February 2011 archive

MFC Responds to Overturned Pickup

Feb 26 – E25 and R27 were dispatched to a reported auto accident with vehicle rollover at the intersection of Park Place and Heisey RD (Box 25-09) at 20:43.  After it was determined the two occupants of the vehicled were not trapped, R27 was placed avail.  E25 used rescue struts to secure the vehicle and …

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E25 Runs Mechanicsburg Three-Alarm Blaze

Feb 20 – While responding on a transfer assignment to Hampden Twp., E25 (Beecher) diverted to a reported building fire in the boro of Mechanicsburg at 48 W Main St (Box 27-01).  E25 was a very short distance away from the fire when the incident was dispatched.  E25 laid 500 feet of 5 inch supply line …

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Busy Saturday for 25 House

Feb 19 – Company 25 firefighters got an early start to the day when they were dispatched at 02:19 to assist the PA State Police with debris removal at the scene of a non-injury auto accident in the area of Williams Grove RD and W Lisburn RD. A few hours later, at 06:04, Tanker 25 was …

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Brush Fire Friday

Feb 18 – Friday afternoons warm weather helped bring about back-to-back brush fire calls in the township.  The first incident, in the 900 block of Nixon DR, was originally dispatched as a grass fire, but then was upgraded to a first alarm structure fire assignment after headquarters received information that the fire was next to …

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White Rock Crash Reported

Feb 15 – Engine 25 and Rescue 45 (Carlisle Fire & Rescue Services) were dispatched to a reported auto accident with entrapment at the intersection of Kuhn RD and Swope DR in the White Rock Acres development (Box 25-10) at 11:18.  C125 (Farrell) arrived on scene and found a single vehicle in a ditch.  E25 …

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Valentine’s Day Crash

Feb 14 – Engine 25 was dispatched to a reported auto accident at the intersection of Boiling Springs RD and Lutztown RD (Box 25-02) at 16:56 hours.  Crews found a two vehicle accident with one vehicle off the roadway.  All occupants of the involved vehicles refused EMS.  Company 25 was available by 17:50.