At 11:14 Rescue 34 operated at a small fire in 91's District. 1st arriving units found fire travelling up the exterior of the residence. Crews knocked down the fire and opened up, checking for extension. Units out 1 hour.
At 18:10 Rescue 34 operated at a House Fire in the West Point section of Hempfield Twp (96 District). Crews had a kitchen fire that extended to the 2nd floor and ran the attic space. The Rescue crew, along with Rescue 10, threw ladders and set up RIT operations.
At 11:22 Rescue 34 ran into the City of Greensburg for an HVAC unit on fire at Westmoreland Hospital with smoke on several floors. Crews had a quick knockdown and the Rescue was released after approx 20 mins.
At 08:44 Rescue & Utility 34 operated at a mobile home fire in Derry Twp, 71's District. Crews had a fully involved home with exposure issues. The crews assisted with suppression and extensive overhaul.
This morning at 04:23 Engine 34 transferred into Tunnelton-Conemaugh Twp VFD for coverage of the area, while crews from northern Westmoreland County & Southern Indiana County battled a structure fire in Avonmore Boro.
As severe evening storms rolled through our area and the County was getting pounded with storm-related calls, Unity Twp fire crews were sent to the Mountain View Speedway for a lightning strike with smoke in the building.
At 15:49 Engine 34 operated 2nd due on the outbuilding (shed) fire in Salem Twp, 59's District. Crews arrived to find fire in the small structure that was struck by lightning. The Engine crew assisted with suppression, overhaul & ventilation.
This evening after returning from decon training @ the airport, Engine & Rescue 34 took in a vehicle fire in 114's district. Crews had an SUV well involved in the middle of the street. Units out 45 mins.
At 18:35 Engine & Rescue 34 operated at a small kitchen fire in 71's District. Crews found the fire extinguished by the homeowner. The Engine crew assisted with overhaul and ventilation. The Rescue crew assisted with manpower.
At 13:43 this afternoon Rescue 34 operated as the Rapid Intervention Team on an attic fire in the City of Greensburg. City crews had a quick knockdown and the incident was scaled back shortly thereafter.
Overnight at 03:09 Rescue & Utility 34 assisted on a Vehicle Accident on Route 982, Derry Twp (71 District), where the vehicle hit a pole & a tree, pinning both the driver & passenger. Rescue crews worked for a half hour to extricate the passenger, who was flown to a Pittsburgh trauma c...
At 11:05 Rescue 34 operated at a Vehicle Accident on Route 981 in New Alex Boro. Rescue 77 stabilized the vehicle and removed a door to gain access to the confined patient. Rescue 34 arrived 2nd due & assisted with patient packaging & extrication, along with fluid control.
At 11:14 Rescue 34 operated at a small fire in 91's District. 1st arriving units found fire travelling up the exterior of the residence. Crews knocked down the fire and opened up, checking for extension.
At 16:20 Rescue 34 operated at a house fire in the city of Greensburg. Crews had a 2-story dwelling with fire on all floors. The crew set up RIT operations and secured utilities to the structure. Units out 2 hrs.
At 20:30 Crews from 34 & 114 were alerted to assist EMS with a child injured in a horse riding accident. Rescue 34 arrived to find the patient out in a wooded area with limited access. The crew met up with EMS and began stabilizing and treating the patient for a serious leg injury.
At 12:25 Rescue & Utility 34 operated at a 2-Vehicle Accident with 1 pinned on the east side of town, just below the fire station. The crew stabilized the vehicle and extricated the occupant by removing the sunroof, windshield, 2 posts, section of roof & section of passenger door.