Call history
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At 20:47 the alarm went out for the House Fire on McKlveen Rd, Unity Twp in our 1st due district. Chief 114 arrived 1st reporting smoke showing from a 1 story modular home. Chief 34 arrived next & had the command, followed by Engine & Rescue 34.
Saturday, January 2nd, 2010
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This afternoon Engine 34 was special called to the Pine Garden Apartments on Route 981, Loyalhanna Twp for a fire on the 2nd floor. 1st arriving 77 units (New Alexandria) reporting a bedroom fire with heavy smoke conditions throughout the building.
Saturday, December 26th, 2009
In between the gifts, gatherings & meals, the Crabtree volunteers spent part of their Christmas morning & evening running incidents. The Engine ran a fire alarm & the Rescue took in a crash & a medical.
Sunday, December 20th, 2009
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This afternoon the big guy himself arrived in Crabtree, trading in his sleigh for Engine 34, and made his traditional visit around the community. Thanks to Santa & his merry little elves for making the trip & spreading their cheer.
Sunday, December 20th, 2009
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The 1st winter storm of the season arrived this weekend, brining cold temps & 8 inches of snow to the greater Crabtree area. Station 34 was manned throughout the storm and only recieved 2 calls for service, both being minor vehicle accidents.
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At 0623, just after returning from another incident, Crabtree crews were sent to Route 22 E at the Westinghouse Light for a Vehicle Accident involving a tanker truck, hauling an unknown liquid. Rescue 34 quickly went enroute with a crew of 4.
Tuesday, December 15th, 2009
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This evening after a brief snowfall & a drop in temperatures, Crabtree volunteers were dispatched at 2205 for the Vehicle Accident on Latrobe-Crabtree Rd, just down from our station. Rescue 34 arrived with a crew of 4 to find a vehicle into a pole, the pole & wires leaning over the road...
Wednesday, December 9th, 2009
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Wednesday, December 9, 2009...Windy conditions hit Western PA again today, causing damage throughout the area. Rescue 34 spent the afternoon handling calls for trees, wires & poles down. Fortunately they were all minor and did not result in any power outages.
Monday, December 7th, 2009
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Sunday, December 6, 2009...This weekend members of Crabtree & surrounding departments took part in the 16 hour PA State Certified Rope 1 Course held at our station & the Greensburg Fire Dept Drill Tower.
Monday, December 7th, 2009
Sunday, December 6, 2009...During the past weeks, members have been busy around the station training, cleaning, maintenance, getting their annual health screenings/physicals, preparing for the Christmas season and partaking in various administrative duties.
Monday, November 16th, 2009
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Monday, November 16, 2009...This afternoon the tones dropped for the Shed Fire on Cemetery Rd, Unity Twp in the 1st Due. Engine & Rescue 34 went enroute with a combined crew of 5 and arrived to find a carport full of hay & tires.
Thursday, November 12th, 2009
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Thursday, November 12, 2009...at 10:08 the alarm went out for the Vehicle Accident with Injuries on Donahue Rd, Unity Twp in the 114 District, bringing Engine & Rescue 34 to the scene. The Rescue assisted with treatment & extrication of the patients, while the Engine assisted with traffic ...
Wednesday, November 11th, 2009
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Wednesday November 11, 2009...The alarm went out at 2 minutes til midnite for a chimney fire in a trailer at the Newhouse Trailer Park, Derry Twp. 1st arriving units from 77 (New Alex), found sparks from a flue connected to a woodburner.
Thursday, October 22nd, 2009
Thursday, October 22, 2009...At 14:48 Engine 34 was hit for an Electrical Fire on Donahue Rd, Unity Twp. The Engine went enroute with a crew of 4. 1st arriving units reported a working fire in the kitchen of the trailer with extension, began the fire attack & established a water supply at a ne...
Sunday, October 18th, 2009
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Sunday, October 18, 2009...Wrapping up a busy day, Crabtree volunteers were dispatched at 21:25 for the House Fire in the Village of Greenwald, Unity Twp (34 District). Engine 34 quickly went enroute with a crew of 5 and arrived to find a 2-story SFD with smoke showing from both floors.
Sunday, October 18th, 2009
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Sunday, October 18, 2009...Rescue 34 was dispatched this morning to assist on the Vehicle Accident, Rt 981 @ Shortcut Rd, Derry Twp. Engine 77 (New Alex) arrived to find 1 vehicle overturned with 1 injury.
Thursday, October 8th, 2009
The Crabtree Volunteer Fire Department would like to take this time to express our thanks and gratitude to those from the community & neighboring fire departments who stopped by the station, sent well wishes & sympathies, sent food, helped with coverage, stopped at the funeral home, particip...
Friday, October 2nd, 2009
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It is with heavy hearts that we at the Crabtree Volunteer Fire Department announce the passing of one of our own. Jason Gongaware, EMT/Firefighter and Department Treasurer, passed away 10/1/09. Please keep Jason, his family and friends in your prayers.
Monday, September 28th, 2009
Congratulations to the following Crabtree members who have successfully completed the CORE RESCUE TECHNICIAN AND VEHICLE MACHINERY TESTING and have obtained National Pro-Board Certification: Fred Cecchini, Rob Fitzpatrick, Jason Gongaware, Sheri Gongaware, Bob Robb, Watson Smith Jr., Rob Vesco and ...
Thursday, September 24th, 2009
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Thursday, September 24, 2009...At 1210 Engine 34 was dispatched to Station 114 (Lloydsville) for the transfer assignment while they operated at a ruptured gas line incident. The Engine, with a crew of 6, spent a good portion of the afternoon at 114, with no incidents handled while covering.

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