This evening at 21:36 Rescue 34 operated as the Rapid Intervention Team on the House Fire in Derry Twp. Crews had a double-wide modular home on a foundation with fire on the 1st floor, roof and attic areas.
This afternoon at 14:51 Engine 34 worked a Vehicle Accident with Injuries in the 1st due. The vehicle hit an embankment, utility pole, road signs & gas line marker. Crews stabilized the vehicle, tended to the injured, controlled the hazards, notified the utilities and provided traffic control....
This evening at 20:12 Rescue & Utility 34 responded to the Donahue Rd (114 District) for a Vehicle Accident with Entrapment. 1st arriving crews found a vehicle that went thru a utility pole, bringing down the overhead wires, then continuing on down over an embankment into a wooded area striking...
Members spent the past week/weekend participating in annual SCBA recertification training. All interior firefighters are required to attend this yearly training session involving search & rescue, firefighter mayday operations, rapid intervention team operations, along with completing the maze &...
This afternoon Engine 34 operated at a mobile home fire in the 114 District, Unity Twp. Crews arrived to find the home fully engulfed with collapse. Crews protected exposures, extinguished the fire and performed overhaul.
This afternoon Engine 34 operated for 2 hrs on a Silo Fire at a local farm in Salem Twp. Crews established a water supply and extinguished a fire in the shute from the top & bottom access points of the silo.
This afternoon Rescue & Utility 34 operated on the Vehicle Accident with 1 pinned, Saxman Road, Unity Twp (114 District). Crews from Rescues 34 & 114 stabilized the vehicle, removed the windshield and b-post to extricate the driver.
Another day, another fire. This afternoon a mobile home fire broke out in Unity Twp (39 District), bringing Rescue 34 for the RIT assignment. The fire was quickly extinguished and the Rescue transferred into 39's quarters to cover the area while crews mopped up.
The fires continue for area volunteers, making this the 5th for Crabtree in the past 8 days. Crews battled a vacant house over night on Route 982, Unity Twp (39 District). Rescue 34 was sent on the working fire dispatch.
For the 2nd time in as many days, Rescue 34 operated this evening at a residential fire in Derry Twp (71 District). Crews arrived to a basement fire, with heavy smoke on all floors. The Rescue crew threw ladders and set up as the RIT company.
At 16:08 this afternoon, the alarm was sent for the Building Fire in Southwest Greensburg (24 District). 1st arriving crews were met with heavy fire from a 9-unit building with reports of people trapped.
This morning at 07:20 Rescue & Utility 34 operated on the 2-Vehicle Accident with Injuries on Route 119, Crabtree Hill. Crews secured the vehicles, tended to the injured, controlled a diesel fuel leak and handled traffic.
During the overnight hours, Rescue 34 was part of the 2nd alarm assignemnt for the Building Fire in Penn Twp (63 District). 1st arriving crews were met with heavy fire in a townhouse complex with exposure problems and possible entrapment.
This evening during the thunderstorm, Rescue 34 handled a tree down and assisted on a Vehicle Accident, Route 22 @ Seanor Rd, Salem Twp (90 District). The vehicle left the roadway during the heavy rains, travelled up a hillside and into a wooded area.
AT 00:38 this morning, Rescue 34 assisted on the ATV Accident near the Totterridge Golf Course, Salem Twp (90 District). Rescue 90 arrived to find a 4-seater ATV on its side in a field, with 1 occupant injured.
At 17:27 Engine 34 assisted on the House Fire in the City of Latrobe. 1st arriving city crews made a quick knock on an attic fire. Outside companies assisted with ventilation, salvage & overhaul. Units out 1.5 hrs.
The day started in the morning with a Telephone Pole Fire, handled by Engine 34. Afternoon, Rescue & Utility 34 handled a Vehicle Accident with one into a telephone pole that caused Route 119 in Crabtree to be shut down for 7 hours, traffic restrictions for an additional 9 hours due to the amo...
This morning at 09:30 Rescue 34 assisted on the House Fire in Derry Twp (71 District). The crew initially operated as RIT with Rescue 114, then split assisting with suppression and overhaul. Units out 3 hrs.