At 12:28 Rescue 34 operated on the technical rescue assignment where an elderly female fell over a hillside. Crews used a rope haul system to extricate the patient up over the hillside to the awaiting medics. Units out 40 mins.
At 10:26 Rescue crews operated on a Vehicle Accident with 1 trapped on Route 119, North of Crabtree. Rescue 34 arrived 1st due to a minivan and delivery van with 1 trapped. The crew, along with Rescue 77, removed the driver's side door, sliding door and B-post in order to extricate the patient...
This evening at 23:32 Rescue 34 assisted with RIT operations at a house fire in South Greensburg (32's District). Crews had fire throughout the attic area with extension to the rooms below. The Rescue operated for 1 hour.
This afternoon Rescue & Engine 34, along with Stations 71, 77 & 132, assisted the State Police with a major incident out on Route 22 in Derry Twp. Crews assisted with shutting down the highway for a couple hours and then with lighting in the evening.
At 13:30 Rescue 34 operated at a small residential fire in Southwest Greensburg. The crew initially assigned as RIT, also assisted interior with ventilation and scene lighting. The Rescue operated for 1 hour.
At 17:27 the alarm was struck for a mobile home fire in Salem Twp, 90's District, with 1st arriving units reporting a working fire. Engine 34 arrived 2nd due, picking up the hydrant and laying into the scene.
At 12:28 Rescue 34 operated on the technical rescue assignment where an elderly female fell over a hillside. Crews used a rope haul system to extricate the patient up over the hillside to the awaiting medics.
This evening a major rainstorm hit the central Unity Twp area putting down 4 inches of rain in a short amount of time, causing extreme flooding conditions throughout the area. Rescue and Engine 34 spent almost 7 hours assisting township companies with rescues, road closures, fire alarms, electrical...
This afternoon Engine & Rescue 34 operated at a motorcycle accident in the first due. The operator struck a deer, suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to a Pittsburgh trauma center. Units out 1 hour.
At 16:42 the rescue alarm was sent to the village of Luxor, Hempfield Twp for a male who had fallen down into a hole in the yard. Crews arrived to find a male who had fallen down a 25 foot hole into an old mine shaft.
This evening severe thunderstorms moved thru the county and kept area fire crews busy for several hours. Crabtree crews handled tree & wires calls, along with an odor of smoke in a residence and a medical assist.
At 19:06 Rescue & Utility 34 responded on the Working Fire Assignment into Derry Township for fire in the kitchen of a group of patio homes. 1st arriving units put a quick knock on the fire and were faced with extensive overhaul and smoke throughout the attic spaces of 4 units.
Last evening into this morning, Crabtree crews were kept busy with several incidents related to the high winds that swept thru the area. Engine & Utility 34 handled trees & wires down throughout the area, a tree down on a parked vehicle and a natural gas leak in a residence.
This morning at 09:00 Rescue 34 and neighboring companies operated at a House Fire in the City of Greensburg. 1st arriving crews were met with heavy smoke & fire in a 2 1/2 story residence that was extending to a neighboring residence.