Crews from Lebanon City
Fire Department were dispatched to 133 South
10th Street for a stove fire. Commissioner 15
arrived with heavy fire conditions to the rear
of 133 and 135. Then transmitting the 2nd Alarm
and the RIT assignment. Due to a lack of
manpower the 3rd alarm was transmitted bringing
rescue. We assisted packing hose and
filling cylinders. The Rescue returned
approximately 2 hours later.
4th Annual Jonestown
Come Join us April 29th
Thru May 3rd at the 4th Jonestown Carnival. Lots
of Rides, Games and Vendors for all of the
family to enjoy!
Motor Vehicle Accident
in the Borough
3/30/2014 - At 14:10.
Station 10 was dispatched for a motor vehicle
accident at 10 South Lancaster Street in the
Borough. Chief 10 arrived to find a 2 vehicle
accident with minor injuries. The rescue and
engine arrived assisted with patient care and
cleaning up debris. Box was in-service within 30
Acquired Structure -
3/20/2014 - Crews from
Stations 10, 11, 12, 41, 46, and 75 had the
opportunity to do training on a structure that
was deemed to be demolished. Crews did various
drills, like breaching walls and vertical roof
Truck Fire in Bethel
3/18/2014 - Around 18:00,
The Rescue was dispatched to assist station 41
with a truck fire. The Rescue arrived and filled
cylinders and assisted repacking hose, rescue
cleared the scene shortly after.
Pump I Class and a
3/15/2014 - 8 members of
the fire crew took part of a pump operators
class hosted by the Mount Joy Fire Department.
Members finished off the class with a verity of
different scenarios and operations. On the way
back the engine crew took in a motor vehicle
accident with confinement on Interstate 81 along
with the Rescue. Engine arrived and assisted
crews from 12, 75, and Dauphin 36. The Rescue
was recalled while enroute. We would like to
thank the two instructors, Samuel Clark and Dave
Gribble for conducting the class!
Working Dumpster Fire
in Union Township.
3/11/2014 - Around 16:30,
Station 10 was a dispatched for a dumpster at
Supreme Mid-Atlantic Corporation on Jonestown
Road. The Engine Company arrived to confirm a
working dumpster fire and proceeded to pull the
front bumper line. Fire was extinguished and
overhauled the contents of dumpster. The Box was
placed in-service shortly after.
Two Calls in Bethel
3/7/2014 - Station 10 was
dispatched to a reported structure fire around
14:00. While enroute units were advised of a car
fire. The Engine and Rescue Company redirected
to the car fire along with E41 and Station 11.
The call for the structure fire was held to
RE41-1, while station 10 arrived to a working
car fire. The engine crew made quick work of
extinguishing the car fire and held the
assignment to Station 10.
Afternoon Accident in the Borough
1/19/2014 - The Rescue and
Engine were dispatched to a motor vehicle
accident with entrapment around noon. Asst. 10
arrived with 1 entrapped and relayed to the
rescue to pop the door on arrival. The rescue
and engine crews worked diligently & completed
extrication and patient care. The Box was placed
in service shortly after.
Calls within an Hour
1/17/2014 - Around 17:00,
The rescue was dispatched to a Accident with
Entrapment at the intersection of SR72 and
Fisher Ave.. Rescue 10 arrived with Station 11
and had one confinement. Rescue crew removed
door and assisted with patient care. We returned
shortly after. Later the Rescue assisted company
12 with a chimney fire. The rescue was the 2nd
arriving special service, the box was then
scaled back to RE75, R10, and TK12. The rescues
crew assisted extinguishing the small fire and
returned to service.
Reported Wildfire in Swatara Twp.
1/15/2014 - At
approximately 15:00 Stations 47,10,11, and FASP
were dispatched for a reported wildfire. E10
made the response with 7 personnel. All units we
held in quarters, with the exception of Engine
10 to proceed in class 3. Chief 47 arrived
shortly after with a controlled burn and put the
box in service.
Investigation in the Borough
1/4/2014 - Around 14:00,
Stations 10, 12, 41, 47 were alerted for a
investigation inside of a building in Jonestown
Borough. Engine 10
arrived and started investigation, to find
homeowner was baking, box was scaled back to
Engine and Rescue 10 only. We reset alarm, and
checked for CO levels. All units were in-service
within 30 minutes.
Structure Fire in the 11-01
1/2/2014 - At
approximately 15:30, Station 10 was altered for
a reported structure fire on Awol Road in Union
Twp.. Engines 10 and 10-1 and the Rescue made
the response with 15 personnel. While on scene,
Crews from the Engine and Rescue established a
Dump site for tankers and assisted with
Extinguishment, and Engine 10-1 established a
Tanker Fill Site at Awol and Silvertown Roads.
Patron rewards Perse with Plaque
Nov. 28, 2013 - Today the
Perse was presented a plaque from SGT. Steven
Spalding containing a flag, which was flown over
seas with him for his year of deployment. We are
thankful for this token of appreciation and
would like to thank him and all military forces for