Call history
Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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This afternoon at 15:10 Rescue 34 assisted on the Vehicle Accident at the intersection of Unity St/Garfield Rd, Unity Twp (114 District). 1st arriving crews from 113 & 114 found a t-bone type collision with several injured, and went to work stabilizing the vehicles, controlling the fluids and triag...
Saturday, August 25th, 2012
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Local fire units were alerted at 00:35 hrs for a Trailer Fire on Autumn Ln, Unity Twp (114 District). 1st arriving crews found heavy fire in 1 mobile home, with extension into a neighboring home. Engine & Rescue 34 arrived with a crew of 6 and assisted with water supply, overhaul & salvage d...
Monday, August 20th, 2012
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Crabtree crews spent the morning participating in run-in drills and pre-plans of the different commercial establishments in town. The crews spent 3 hours laying lines, establishing water supplies, advancing hoselines, throwing ladders, securing utilities, establishing ventilation and doing walk-thr...
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This evening at 18:46 Rescue & Engine 34 assisted on the vehicle accident on Route 119, 1/2 mile south of Crabtree, Hempfield Twp (93 District). Rescue 34 arrived to find 1 vehicle that rolled over with 3 patients.
A late evening storm brought several lightning strikes to the area, keeping fire & rescue crews busy throughout the county. Rescue 34 took in 2 incidents at the height of the storm, including a lightning strike to a residence in New Alexandria Boro and a Rapid Intervention Team response on a house ...
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This afternoon at 15:49, Rescue 34 assisted on the Vehicle Accident with possible entrapment on Donohue Rd (114 District). 1st arriving units found 2 vehicles head-on, 3 injuries, with 1 patient entangled under the dash.
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This afternoon at 15:19, Rescue 34 assisted on the Vehicle Accident involving a motorcycle on Route 981 North of New Alexandria (77 District). The Rescue crew was given the landing zone assignment for Lifeflight, setting up just south of the accident scene.
Wednesday, July 18th, 2012
An afternoon thunderstorm kept the volunteers from Crabtree busy running multiple calls for assistance. Engine & Rescue 34 ran 6 incidents which included trees & wires down, a possible lightning strike, smoke in a structure, a fire alarm and a vehicle accident.
Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
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This evening Crabtree crews participated in several scenerios involving a porch & deck collapse. Crews worked to shore up the structures, gain entry, and treat, package & extricate the victims.
Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
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This evening crews from 34 & 77 participated in a pump operations drill where personnel went over drafting from a lake and from a dry hydrant system.
Sunday, June 17th, 2012
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This evening Rescue 34 assisted with a 2-vehicle accident on Route 981 @ Main St (77 District). The Rescue crew assisted with hazards and traffic control. Crews out 45 mins.
Thursday, May 31st, 2012
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Today Engine & Rescue 34 participated in "Metzgar Day", the annual end of the school year festivities at James H. Metzgar Elementary School, Salem Twp. The apparatus and equipment displays were part of a fun-filled day of outdoor activities that were enjoyed by the students, teachers ...
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This morning around 12 midnight, the alarm went out for a House Fire in New Alexandria Boro. 1st arriving Engine 77 found a bathroom fire with smoke throughout the residence and put a quick knock on the fire.
Sunday, May 27th, 2012
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A late afternoon storm roared through the area dropping trees and wires throughout the Salem Twp side of town. Crews started the shift out by responding to a Lightning Strike at a house along Route 119, then spent the next couple hours shutting down roads, removing trees, checking wires down and no...
Saturday, May 19th, 2012
This morning at 10:30, Engine & Rescue 34 responded to assist Latrobe units at Lehigh Valley Specialty Metals Plant with a large scrap metal pile on fire that was up against the building. 34 crews worked on the scene initially manning foam lines and checking for extension.
Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
Tuesday evening Crabtree crews were kept busy thanks to the rainstorm that hovered over the area. Creeks overflowed their banks and flooding occurred around the center of town and out along the Latrobe-Crabtree Rd.
Friday, May 4th, 2012
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This afternoon at 13:37 crews responded to a Lawn Tractor Accident with Possible Entrapment on Cemetery Rd, Unity Twp (34 District). Rescue 34 arrived to find a tractor into a light post & swimming pool deck, with the operator extricated from the overturned tractor by family members.
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At 11:18 Rescue 34 was requested to assist as the Rapid Intervention Team at a Commercial Structure Fire on Route 66 in North Hempfield (65 District). Rescue & Utility 34 went in with a crew of 7, arriving to find a commercial building containing machinery, rubber products and multiple conta...
Thursday, April 12th, 2012
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Vehicle Extrication Training
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This morning at 05:24, Station 34 was alerted for a Vehicle Accident on Route 119, top of Crabtree Hill (Salem Twp) with a coal truck overturned. Rescue 34 arrived 1st to find a tractor trailer coal bucket on its side, with a diesel fuel and hydraulic fuel leak.

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