April 2012 archive

Tanker 25 Responds to Adams County Sawmill Fire

April 20 – Tanker 25 was dispatched at 02:24 to transfer to Adams County Company 7’s quarters (Bendersville) while they operated at the scene of a large saw mill fire in Menallen Twp. Tanker 25 was later requested to the scene to assist with water supply operations. After hauling several loads of water, Tanker 25 …

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Dirty Side Up on W. Lisburn RD; Fire Alarm Follows

West Lisburn Road Rollover

  April 11 – Engine 25, Rescue 27, and West Shore EMS were dispatched to a rollover vehicle accident on West Lisburn RD in the area of Fairway Drive at 12:47. An off-duty transport ambulance happened upon scene and assisted the patients who had self-extricated from the vehicle, before handing patient care over to West Shore …

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Monroe Fire Company Assists with Perry Co. Wildfire

April 8 – Monroe Fire Company was alerted as part of the Piney Mountain Strike Team to assist with a mountain fire in Perry County.  The large fire was located in the 3000 block of Laurel Road in Southwest Madison Township.  Crews assisted with cutting fire line and extinguishment and overhaul.  Crews cleared the mountain at …

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Swab Honored as Monroe Firefighter of the Year

2011 Banquet Awards

March 31 – Monroe Fire Company members and their families gathered for an evening of fellowship at Allenberry Resort to reflect on the Company’s many accomplishments in 2011. Monroe Fire Company responded to 422 incidents in 2011 – the busiest year ever.  Increased mutual aid assistance and significant severe weather events in 2011 helped spike …

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