At 0416 this morning, The Squad and Engine assisted West Shore Bureau of Fire with a house fire in Wormleysburg. The engine arrived and reversed laid a supply line from Engine 213 to the hydrant while the crews from both rigs worked with Co.13 and Harrisburg Truck 2 to extinguish and open up from a small fire. ... See moreSee less
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Northeast Fire & Rescue
All those interested in ordering one of these "We Serve As One" hats to support Northeast Fire & Rescue, may place your order at firstname.lastname@example.org and can then be picked up at the station on delivery date. 100% of proceeds goes to them. Share & Tag your friends to get them the most dollars! #supportlocal #localfire #volunteers #Volunteerfire #northeastfire&rescue #rescueworkers #firstresponders #raisefunds #theysupportyou #giveback ... See moreSee less
Tuesday’s training consisted of members reviewing new appliances acquired through a grant to be carried on the apparatus. After which, a scenario was put in place for members to perform a split lay and supply an attack piece with an adequate water supply. The company had 18 members participate. ... See moreSee less
Yesterday afternoon around 1230 EPFD, Hampden Township Fire, EPEMS and EPFP were sent to the 1000BLK of Valley Road for an accident with a vehicle into a structure. C5 arrived first to find a car had driven through the side of a farmers market style outbuilding. The occupant had self extricated prior to FD arrival. Command scaled the box back to Squad 20, E217 and EMS. Crews secured power to the building and controlled hazards before returning. ... See moreSee less
Here are some helpful facts to know for the case you may ever need to call 9-1-1.
1. Know your address or the address your at.
2. Know the municipality you are located in if possible. This means the Township, Borough or City.
3. When the call taker answers, let them ask the questions to ensure a timely process of the call.
4. If traveling, try and know what roadway you are traveling and which direction. Scoping out landmarks, intersections, close addresses or mile markers will help the call taker locate you.
5. Practice procedures for calling 9-1-1 with your children, when to call and the basics such as their address.
Following these few helpful steps can help save time when time matters the most.
9-1-1 call takers and dispatchers are the first line of help when you need it, they not only process the calls and dispatch emergency services but they also can provide life saving instructions over the phone. ... See moreSee less
Members just returned from Weis Markets where a large donation of bottled water and Gatorade was made by customers over the last week through a donation program by Weis. The donation was made to Northeast, Enola Fire, East Pennsboro Fire Police and Hampden Township Fire Department. We would like to sincerely thank everyone who donated along with Weis Markets for making this happen! ... See moreSee less
Our thoughts are with the Halifax Fire Department, H&S Towing and family of Tyler Laudenslager. Tyler was working for H&S Towing on Tuesday evening during an incident on I-78 when he was struck and killed.
This is another good reminder to steer clear of emergency and construction workers. ... See moreSee less