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No Caption One Trapped on Derry Street

February 26

This morning, the Township Rescue assignment was sent to the 6400 Block of Derry Street for an MVA W/ Entrapment. Chief 91-3 (Orth) arrived on scene confirming 1 trapped by the dash in a box truck. Chief 91-6 (Bradnick) arrived and assumed Operations. Rescue 91-5 arrived first due and began patient care and stabilization. Rescue 91 (FF Furlong) arrived and immediately went to work removing the driver's ... (Full Story & Photos)

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First Due House Fire with Rescue

February 18

This evening at 1623, Box 49-4 was dispatched to the corner of Highland Street and Boyer Street for a Reported House on Fire. Chief 91-6 was enroute and advised by communications of multiple calls reporting fire showing and now possibly up to 3 trapped and sending the Working Fire Dispatch. Chief 91-6 (Bradnick) arrived confirming the address as the 20 Block of Boyer Street with a 2.5 Story duplex ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Rescue Squad to Harrisburg City 2ND Alarm

February 16

At 0110 Box 1-3 was dispatched to the 500 Block of Radnor St for a reported House Fire. Rapid calls were reporting the fire spreading to the exposures. Wagon 3 and Ladder 2 upgraded the first alarm. Shortly after, Chief 7 requested the 2nd Alarm, bringing the Rescue. While enroute, an explosion occured in the fire building and a mayday was declared. The mayday was quickly cleared as the FF was able ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engine & Ladder Operate in the 45-7

February 12

This evening, around 1815, Box 45-7 was sent to the 5000 Block of Lancaster Street for a reported Chimney Fire. Engine 91-5 arrived first due confirming fire from the chimney and assuming first due responsibilities. Engine 91 (FF Furlong) arrived second due. Truck 91 (LT Oliver) arrived as the first due Truck and set up to the chimney. Interior crews confirmed negative extension to the interior and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Truck Runs 1st Alarm in 456

February 01

This afternoon, Box 456-3 was dispatched to the 7000 Block of Chambers Hill Road for a reported Garage on Fire. Chief 91-3 (Orth) advised of a column visible from Station 91-3 and arrived shortly after confirming a Working Fire in a detached garage. Truck 91 arrived as the first due Truck Company. Upon arrival, defensive operations began with lines deploying off of Engine 91-3 and Engine 91-2 (Side ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Basement Fire Box 40-01

January 30

This evening, as crews were staffing, Box 40-01 (Paxtang) was sent to the 3200 Block of Derry Street for a possible basement fire. Captain 32 arrived with smoke showing from Side A. Engine 91 arrived as the 3rd Due Engine Company, laying line to Side C and stretching. The crew from Tower 32, Engine 40 & Engine 91 confirmed a fire in the basement between the floors. Crews extinguished the fire and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption 1 TRAPPED on 322

January 30

Late this evening, upon clearing an AFA in the 49-5 Box, Box 45-6 was sent to 322 Westbound prior to Kunkel Rd for an MVA with Entrapment. Truck (BC Bradnick) and Engine (LT Oliver) were on the street and responded. The Engine & Truck arrived first and confirmed a head on crash with 1 Trapped and 1 on the ground. Crews utilized portable tools off the Engine and Truck until the arrival of Rescue 91-5 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Laundry Room Fire Box 49-6

January 26

This evening, Units were sent to the 200 Block of Francis Cadden Parkway in the 49-6 Box Area for a reported "Fire in the Laundry Room". Chief 91-1 arrived with smoke showing from a 3 story garden style, requesting the Working Fire Dispatch. Engine 91 arrived assuming 1st due responsibilities and located a fire in an apartment on the first division. Truck 91 arrived as the first due Truck followed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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