Today at 11:43 Rescue 34 operated on the Vehicle Accident with Injuries, Twin Lakes Rd @ McWilliams Rd intersection (114 District). The Rescue crew asissted with patient care, debris, fluids and traffic and then responded on the Structure Fire assignment in 84 DIstrict.
Today 4 members from Crabtree attended the annual structural burn training day @ the Indiana County Fire Academy. Crews spent the morning & early afternoon hours taking in several interior burn evolutions, along with ventilation, truck company operations & RIT.
Late afternoon today, Rescue 34 operated at this Vehicle Accident on Route 22 in New Alexandria, with 1 vehicle on fire. Crews from 77 extinguished the fire, and mitigated the hazards. Rescue 34 assisted with hands.
This afternoon at 13:19 Engine 34 operated on the Garage Fire on Luxor Road in the 1st due district. The Engine, with a crew of 5, arrived to find a 1-story, 2-car garage fully involved with extension to a camper trailer and the fire beginning to extend into the house.
This afternoon at 17:15 Rescue 34 was alerted as the 2nd Rapid Intervention Team on the building fire in the Hempfield Twp Industrial Park (23 District). The fire was located and extinguished quickly and the Rescue was returned in service not long after arriving on scene.
This evening at 20:27 Rescue 34 assisted on the Vehicle Accident, Alexander Road, Unity Twp (114 District) where crews extricated 1 patient from the vehicle that drove into the woods. Units on scene: 114, 34, 113, 93.
The station floor is complete. This upgrade will help preserve our floor from the daily wear-n-tear and protect it from the fuels and fluids from the apparatus & equipment. Thank you to U-Neek Concrete Coatings for a job well done.
This evening Rescue & Utility 34 operated at a Vehicle Accident on Route 119 north of Crabtree, Salem Twp. Crews arrived to find 1 vehicle that hit a utility pole, flipped over the guide rail and ended up over the embankment, back on its wheels.
This afternoon Rescue 34 operated at a Vehicle Accident on Route 22, New Alexandria (77 District). Crews arrived to find a passenger vehicle into the back of a tractor trailer. Rescue 34 & Attack 77 secured the vehicles, removed 2 doors & a post to extricate the driver of the passenger car...
This afternoon during our car cruise, Station 34 was alerted for the Vehicle Accident with Injuries involving a motorcycle & passenger car on Route 22 east of New Alex, Derry Twp (77 District). Rescue 34, Utility 34 & visiting Rescue 26 made the run with Rescue 34 assisting at the scene, Ut...
Crabtree crews spent the better part of the afternoon & early evening hours mitigating a 500 gallon home heating oil spill that made its way into a creek along the Latrobe-Crabtree Rd & Calvary Hill Rd.
Thank you to everyone who came out and supported the St Bartholomew Church Festival and Crabtree Fireworks last weekend. Thank you to those who supported the FD by parking in one of our lots and purchasing food/refreshments! Thank you to our surrounding mutual aid companies who assisted us through...
This evening at 20:11 Rescue 34 responded on the Vehicle Accident with Injuries at the intersection of Routes 22 & 981 in New Alex (77 District). The Rescue crew assisted with traffic, fuel spill containment and debris removal.
After a slow month of June, Crabtree Volunteers have answered 10 incidents in the first 7 days of july, with 8 of them coming in the past 48 hrs. Members also have attended 1 training session, 1 public service detail & 1 station detail.