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Odor of Smoke and Pole Fire

7/28/2014 -The first call of the day was at the Jonestown Health Center for a Odor Investigation around 15:00. Engine 10 arrived and positioned itself on Side D at the Hydrant while crews investigated. Cause of the odor was found to be faulty wiring on a water cooler. The second call came in at 21:00, to assist Companies 11 & 41 with a Pole Fire. Crews arrived and stood by with other companies till met-ed arrived and were released shortly after.

 


Training: Vehicle Rescue

7/24/2014 - Tonight crews from companies 10, 11, 12, 41,and 46 met at Dale Richards Junkyard for Training. Crews split up and practiced on various stabilization techniques and then worked with hydraulic tools and how to safely operate them.


Garage Fire in the 47-05

7/14/2014 - Around 20:30, Station 10 was dispatched to Swatara Twp. for a Garage Fire. Asst. 10 and Chief 47 arrived almost simultaneously and confirmed there was a heavy smoke condition in the structure. Engine 10 layed in and crews pulled a line. Crew was thenn split, they extinguished the fire and ventilated the garage. Fire was quickly put out and under control.


Fire in Swatara Twp.

7/9/2014 - Around 21:00, The Engine and Rescue were dispatched for a structure fire on Route 72. Engine 10 arrived and reverse layed from Engine 9 and setup draft site out of a portable tank on 72. Crews assisted with attack and overhaul. The Rescue filled cylinders. Units returned approximately 3 hours later.


Emergency Vehicle Driving Training

6/21/2014- Today 5 members took part in a 16 Hr. Emergency vehicle driver training course. After completing a test, crews departed for the Northern Lebanon High School to complete a comprehensive array of tasks and obstacles to finish the class. Special thanks to the two instructors who made this class possible, Michael Leonard and Dev Kannan.

Pictures: Kenna Wolferd


Abandoned Mansion Fire

6/10/2014- Around 04:30, this morning Station 10 was dispatched along with Station 41 for a reported house fire on South Center Street in Fredericksburg. County advised responding units that it was a mansion and they had reports confirming a working fire. E41-1 arrived and confirmed a working fire and layed in from the creek. Engine 10 was second arriving establishing a water supply for the defensive operation. Crews worked for approx. 6-7 Hours.


ARFF Burn at FITG

5/14/2014- Crews loaded up tonight in Engine 10 to participate in a live ARFF burn at Fort Indiantown Gap. Class was conducted by West Virginia University. Crew trained on putting fuel spill, engine, tire, and compartment fires. This is important to learn because of the airport in our first due and the mutual aid we run to the Military base. Other companies that participated: 75, 41, 46, Dauphin 39 & 36.

Pictures: Lisa Rudy


Boat Dispatched for Search and Rescue Operation

5/04/2014- Saturday the boat was dispatched to assist the Pennsylvania State Police with a missing person. Search was unsuccessful due to murky waters. A joint coordinated search was conducted on Sunday morning with Boats 10 & 75. Crews thoroughly searched the creek for the missing person. Additional crews were later dispatched near the recovery site to assist, including Stations 11 & 12, FASP and PSP.

Pictures: Barbra West - LDNews


RIP Skip. You will be missed.


3 Alarm Fire in Lebanon City

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 the rescue. We assisted packing hose and filling cylinders. The Rescue returned approximately 2 hours later.


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 minutes.


Acquired Structure - Regional Training

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 ventilation.


Truck Fire in Bethel Township.

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 Wreck.

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!


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