Call history
Friday, January 18th, 2013
Crabtree crews have been kept busy so far in 2013 running multiple incidents in the first due and surrounding areas. The majority of incidents have been fire alarms, electrical fires, chimney fires, minor vehicle accidents and medical assists.
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This afternoon at 16:40 Station 34 was requested as an additional Rapid Intervention Team for the Structure Fire at the Westmoreland Technology Park in the far reaches of Hempfield Twp (28 District). Crews spent the late afternoon & evening hours battling this blaze during a significant snowfall & ...
Monday, December 17th, 2012
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Santa made his annual trip to Crabtree this afternoon aboard Engine 34, spreading Christmas cheer throughout the community and greeting the children for lunch at the Fire Department. Thanks to all who helped make this annual event possible!
Saturday, December 15th, 2012
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This morning at 06:36, the 1st alarm assignment was put out for the House Fire on State Park Rd, Derry Twp (71 District). 1st arriving units found the house sitting back an 800 ft driveway, fully involved with fire, putting crews in an exterior attack.
Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
This afternoon Crabtree crews, along with emergency units from throughout Westmoreland County gathered together for a proper send-off to Samantha Malik, daughter of New Alexandria Fire Chief & Westmoreland County Dept of Public Safety employee, Ted Malik, who is being deployed to Afghanistan wit...
Thursday, December 6th, 2012
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This evening Rescue & Utility 34 assisted on the Vehicle Accident on Route 981 @ New Alexandria Sheetz (77 District). 1st arriving Engine 77 found a passenger vehicle into a tractor trailer blocking 2 lanes, minor fluid spill and no injuries.
Saturday, November 24th, 2012
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This afternoon at 13:21 crews were dispatched to Route 119 1/2 mile North of Crabtree for the Vehicle Accident with Entrapment. Rescue 34 arrived 1st to find a head-on collision with the operators of both vehicles injured & pinned.
Friday, November 23rd, 2012
Early Thanksgiving morning at 0436, crews were alerted to the Sheetz store in New Alex (77 District) for smoke inside the structure. Engine 77 arrived to find an odor of something burning throughout the store and the employees reporting a smoke condition in the rear employee rooms.
Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
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This afternoon at 14:08 crews were alerted for the Vehicle Accident on Saxman Rd, Unity Twp (114 District). Rescue 34 arrived to find a vehicle into the embankment with 1 patient confined in the vehicle.
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This morning at 0849, the alarm went out for the Commercial Structure Fire at Valley Billiards, Route 119 @ Route 22, Salem Twp (90 District). Initial callers reporting fire through the roof and 1st arriving Engine 77 reporting the fire already engulfing half of the building.
Thursday, November 1st, 2012
Crews from Crabtree manned the station around the clock on 10/29 & 10/30 preparing for the storm and handling the calls that came in during the storm. Over the past 2 days, the area saw some minor wind damage and minor flooding.
Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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This evening Unity Township fire companies got together for another night of good training. Crews split into groups and went thru several different scenerios of hoseline advancement, search and rescue, firefighter survival, firefighter rescue, mayday situations and rapid intervention.
Saturday, October 13th, 2012
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This afternoon at 13:21, crews were sent to the intersection of Route 22 & Route 981 in New Alex (77 District) for a 2 vehicle accident with entrapment. Engine 77 arrived and found a passenger car vs an ambulance with 1 trapped, and began extrication.
Thursday, October 11th, 2012
This month's in house training took us to the local personal care home for the annual evacuation drill and walk-thru. Crews then returned to the station for roof ventilation practices.
Monday, October 1st, 2012
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This morning at 05:46, Rescue 34 was alerted for the Vehicle Accident with Entrapment On Route 22 @ Stone Jug Rd, Derry Twp (71 District). Engine & Rescue 77 arrived to find 3 vehicles involved with 2 injured and 1 trapped.
Saturday, September 29th, 2012
The 1st alarm was struck at 10:53 for the Chimney Fire on E 1st Ave in the city. 1st arriving crews found a good fire in the flue with some extension. Engine 34 arrived, then proceeded to Latrobe #6 station for standby, then brought back to the scene and took a position in the alley across from th...
Friday, September 28th, 2012
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This afternoon Engine & Utility 34 participated in the Metzgar Elementary School evacuation drill. The students and faculty were assisted by the PA State Police and local fire companies in conducting their annual drill.
Monday, September 24th, 2012
This afternoon at 15:13 Station 34 was dispatched into the City of Latrobe (113) to assist with a Dryer Fire. 1st arriving 113 units found a dryer fire in the basement with minor extension, and smoke throughout the house.
Sunday, September 23rd, 2012
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Late in the evening, Station 34 was dispatched for the Vehicle Accident, Route 119, 2 miles North of Crabtree, Salem Twp (90 District). Rescue crews from 34 and 77 arrived to find 1 vehicle on its side thru a telephone pole, with numerous poles & wires down and the operator trapped.
Friday, September 21st, 2012
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This morning at 10:47 the alarm went out for the Vehicle Accident on Route 22 @ Liberty Transportation, Salem Twp (90 District). 1st arriving units found a passenger car underneath a parked tractor trailer with the operator severly pinned.

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