January 2012 archive

E25 to Upper Allen House Fire

Jan 24 – Engine 25 was dispatched to respond to a house fire in the 2100 block of Beacon Circle, Upper Allen Twp., (Box 23-04) today just prior to 14:00 hrs.  Engine 25 crew arrived and immediately went to work opening up the roof after interior crews reported fire in the attic space.  While E25 …

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First Due Crash with Confinement

Jan 23 – Engine Co. 25 and Rescue 45 were dispatched to a reported auto accident with entrapment just prior to 5:00 this morning. C125 (Farrell) had command and Captain 25 (Flickinger) had operations. Command determined there was not entrapment, as was previously reported, but instead confinement. 4 patients were transported by ground.

Engine and Tanker to York County Fire

Jan 20 – Engine and Tanker 25 were alerted to a reported structure fire this morning in Franklin Township, York County.  The fire was containd to an upstairs bedroom at a townhome at 20 May Drive (Box 65-10).  Command 65 had Tanker 25 stage at the scene and Engine 25 sent manpower forward to the …

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Adams County Volunteer Firefighter Killed

Jan 18 – Monroe Fire Company would like to extend our sympathies to Adams County’s United Hook & Ladder Company (Adams Co. 33) after the line of duty death of firefighter Brandon Little on January 18th.  Little was responding to a reported building fire when he lost control of his vehicle.  He died as a …

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2012 Incident Mapping

Back by popular demand!  The 2012 incident response map plots all incidents Monroe Fire Company responds to throughout the year. View 2012 Fire Incidents in a larger map Check out the page here.

House Fire in Monroe Acres

Jan 14 – At 4:20 hours, Headquarters dispatched a first alarm house fire assignment for the 1200 block of W. Lisburn RD.  Engine 25 (E25) arrived reporting fire showing from the front of the garage.  Crews managed to stop the fire from spreading into the house from the garage.  Command 25 (Farrell) marked control at 4:45 …

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Incident Statistics Published

Breakout of incidents by type that Monroe Fire Company responded to in 2011. Monroe Fire Company Call Totals (Approx) 2008 – 2011 2011 stats are here.  Above are two charts showing the yearly incidents broken down by type and annual call volume from 2008-2011.  Click on either chart to view it in more detail.  Monthly …

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Engine 25 Responds to Fire At WIOO Radio Station

Jan 2 – Engine 25 was dispatched to a building fire in the 100 block of York RD, South Middleton Township.  The building housed the studios of WIOO radio, which has been on the air for nearly half a century.  E25’s crew assisted with interior operations and overhaul.  The fire is believed to be electrical …

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