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.
This afternoon at 15:11 Rescue 34 operated on Route 119, Salem Twp for the Vehicle Accident, where 1 vehicle hit a utility pole, then rolled over a couple times into the front yard of a residence. The crew assisted with securing the hazards and traffic control.
This morning at 06:10 Rescue & Utility 34 operated on the Vehicle Accident with Injuries on Cemetery Road in the 1st due. Crews secured the vehicles, controlled the hazards & assisted EMS with patient packaging.
This morning at 04:48 crews were alerted for the Vehicle Accident on Route 22, Derry Twp (71 District). EMS arrived to find a tri-axle truck overturned in a field. The truck hit into a farm tractor carrying 2 ammonia tanks that was sitting in the field.
At 08:20 this morning, area emergency crews were put to the test with a major incident in the Rt 819/Rt 22 area of Salem Twp (90 District). A main high pressure natural gas distribution line exploded, erupting into an enormous ball of fire that scorched acres & completely leveled one house, wit...
This morning just after the 04:00 hour, crews were alerted for the Vehicle Accident with Entrapment on Route 22, prior to Route 819, Salem Twp (90 District), involving a passenger car & a loaded, modified-garbage truck on its side.
This afternoon at 13:54 Rescue & Utility 34 operated on a 3-Vehicle Accident, Route 119 on the top of Crabtree Hill. The Rescue crew went to work on triaging patients, securing the hazards and extricating the trapped victim.
This afternoon at 13:00 Crabtree crews worked a Brush Fire off Latrobe-Crabtree Road in the 1st due. With the assistance of neighboring departments, crews contained the fire to apprx 2 acres of wooded area.
This afternoon at 14:44 Rescue & Engine 34 operated on the Vehicle Accident on Rushwood Rd, Derry Twp (77 District). Units arrived to find 2 vehicles, with 1 on its side into a tree and the other smoking from an engine compartment fire that was extinguished from bystanders prior to arrival of e...
At 23:32 Rescue 34 and area crews operated on the Vehicle Accident with Ejection on Cameo Lane, Hempfield Twp (93 DIstrict). Units arrived to find 1 vehicle that hit several trees, ejecting both occupants.
At 16:15 area fire crews were alerted to Keenan Drive in Salem Twp (90 District) for a Brush Fire. Chief 90 arrived and found a large, wind-driven fire spreading into the woods and requested additional resources, bringing Engine & Utility 34 to the scene.
At 11:56 crews were alerted to 2 crashes on Route 22. The 1st being at the Route 981 intersection in New Alexandria, involving 2 vehicles with no injuries. The 2nd being at the Route 119 intersection in Salem Twp involving 2 vehicles with 1 trapped.
This afternoon during blizzard-like conditions, Rescue & Utility 34 operated on Route 119 top of Crabtree Hill for the Vehicle Accident involving 4 passenger cars & a loaded school bus. Crews shut down the roadway, checked for injuries & mitigated the hazards.