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1604 - North Middleton Twp. 191 Cranes Gap Rd. Garage Fire. Box 39-05. E139 E239 E145 TR39. Ops_2. ... See MoreSee Less

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Utility 39 responding as well

Now adding Cos 38 &41

1st alarm assignment adding Air 45 & RIT 33

16:01:55 14-08-20 box: 15-09 INVESTIGATION OUTSIDE NORTH FIRE TG , 241 LOST HOLLOW RD, FRANKLIN TWP, cross streets: FRANKLINTOWN RD / RIDGE DR Heard Explosion units: FIRESTA151,FIRESTA152,FP15 [1601]

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Fun Fact Friday

Today there is 3 Facts I'm gonna share

#1 Run Cards ---- There is a reason why Run Cards are made. They are made to show what Apparatus is due to the call. Fire Companies in Schuylkill County cannot figure out what Run Cards are for. Example Yesterday there was a Garage Fire in Pine Grove Township. District 21, 22 Station 1 and District 58 were on the box. While listening to it I heard 58-50 go enroute and it's not due to the call. This is when County should step in and say this piece of Apparatus isnt due on the call

#2 Command --- Typically on any call a Officer takes Command. Also, usually the District where the call is taking place is where the Officer is from. Multiple Fire Companies in Schuylkill County cannot figure this out either. Example also from Pine Grove Township yesterday. A officer from District 58 was responding code 3 to a mutual aid call. The Officer said he saw heavy smoke and called for a Tanker Task Force. There was already a 21 unit enroute. The officer from 58 had no authority to order a Tanker Task Force for a garage that was already basically on the ground.

#3 Mutual Aid Chiefs Calling on the Radio --- When their is a call in another District the Officer from the Mutual Aid company does not need to call enroute. No one cares that you are enroute. Also, I never understood why when a company goes for RIT the duty chief needs to go. The duty chief should stay in there Borough or City. A few companies who this are 39, 58, 63 and 68
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Wow. Let me try to answer these. 1. You said 58 was on the box so wouldn't 5850 be part of 58? Maybe I don't have all the facts. 2. If a mutual aid chief is first on scene wouldn't he be in command until that home district chief arrived. Assuming he or she is trained why would he or she not be able to request additional resources? 3. All departments have a command structure so if RIT is dispatched what is the problem with a chief. DC or AC responding with his team. I do agree that every line officer doesn't need to call responding which airship air time. Just my thoughts.

Wow. This is rather ignorant of you to call specific companies and officers out for the faults you feel your heard on the radio. You should Probably try to be a little more professional

16:01:5614-08-20box: 15-09 INVESTIGATION OUTSIDE NORTH FIRE TG , 241 LOST HOLLOW RD, FRANKLIN TWP, cross streets: FRANKLINTOWN RD / RIDGE DR Heard Explosion units: FIRESTA151,FIRESTA152,FP15 [1601](130) ... See MoreSee Less

1446 - Lower Allen Twp. 5100 blk Simpson Ferry Rd. Fire Alarm. Box 12-08. SQ12 TR12 C212. ... See MoreSee Less

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1452 - Box available

Robeson Twp: 3226 Morgantown Road- MVA W/ INJ

M06
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this is a great intersection. never accidents and the left hand turn out of turkey hill is so clear u can see for miles..smh

York County
8/14/2020 12:35:42 PM - Box No. 18-203
Incident Type FIRE ALARM
Address WATER ST in YORK TWP
Cross Streets = REYNOLDS MILL RD / N CHERRY LN
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Lebanon County
12:45:27 14-08-20 700 W OAK ST, Palmyra Borough MI - Miscellaneous Low Hanging Wire FG 03 DUTY1,DEP1, Fire-Box 1-01 EMS-Box 4-1
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Amity Twp: 476 Hill Road - Wires Down - Possibly Hit & Run
M03
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Kelli Rinaldo Michele Schlegel Terry Schlegel Kory Schlegel

Monroe-Mount Pocono-300 block of Route 940 @ Cricket Wireless- commercial fire

Stations 32,33,25,47 and EMS 11

Per command no need for additional tones for station 33 if they don’t respond

Possibly an electrical issue per police
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146 Pottsville Street, Cressona - vehicle accident with unknown injuries. ... See MoreSee Less

Luzerne / Hanover Twp. / 26 Dexter St. @ Beer Bellies / Commercial Structure Fire / 03:00

***WORKING FIRE***
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Hanover Fire, Ashley Fire, Nanticoke Fire, Kingston RIT , Medic 9 due

Michael Crosby Jared Freeman Logan Miller Carter Harris

2228 08-14-20
***Mutual Aid*** 225 E GLENN RD Dauphin County Derry Twp SF- Structure Fire stove fire with extension RE1-1,E2,T2-1,T3 Fire-Box EMS-Box (01)
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2236 Dauphin Command reporting a working fire (01)

2254 Dauphin Command marking control (01)

OUT OF COUNTY - Question? -

We get many questions regarding Lancaster Co for whatever reasons. That’s fine.

One question we get asked a lot is their dispatch procedure. Recently was asked why they dispatched a call for a “tractor trailer”.

Is the tractor trailer on fire, over a cliff, into 3 vehicles, etc.

Yet, EMS is given seizures, leg pain etc...

So since we have no answer to this and keep getting the questions we ask YOU.

Not knocking their dispatch, just 🤔
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Used to run over there, and it seems like they just forgot a word probably fire. They would dispatch accidents as MVA involving a tractor trailer

Not entirely sure why we do it that way. However a vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer gets dispatched that way, however a tractor trailer on fire is dispatched as a tractor trailer.

For years it was taboo to actually say the word “fire” during a dispatch. Times sometimes seem to be changing finally...

We just chalk it up to Lancaster County being a strange place that makes no sense 🤷🏻‍♂️

We call a spade a spade. A vehicle is a vehicle, a vehicle accident is a vehicle accident, a dwelling is a dwelling. We don’t dispatch a dwelling as a “dwelling fire”.

Since the “fire” dept is being dispatched it would only be logical that it is a “fire”.

As long as I've been there, we've never added the word "fire" to anything except "Unknown Type Fire". A "tractor trailer" implies it's on fire. A "vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer" means exactly that. Brush, Trash, Woods, Vehicle, Dwelling, Building. All those terms in the dispatch are implying it's reported to be on fire.

Brett J. Fassnacht

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Hope everyone ok trucks are replaceable

Wow 🤩

Sad to see that

Altamont, William Penn, and Englewood- 109 Fireman’s Rd W. Mahanoy Twp for a dump truck fire ... See MoreSee Less

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Fully involved

Stay safe

Tamaqua Fire - box 16 - 300 block west Broad - smoke in a structure ... See MoreSee Less

Pedestrian Struck - Possible hit & Run
PSP / Carbon County Dist 9 / Monroe County Station 35 / Lehighton ALS & Palmerton BLS
9620 Interchange Rd
Lehighton, Towamensing Township
1449hrs
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UPDATE: Carbon 5620 notified County that they are responding, County briefed them on the call, Per PSP on scene, possible Hit & Run, unknown age male, in and out of consciousness with a knot on his head, BLS is requesting Air Medical on standby 1450hrs cc4

UPDATE: Carbon County 903 notified Carbon that he is responding, Carbon briefed him on the call, Male found lying in the road, they believe it was a Hit & Run, the State is on scene, he is in and out of Consciousness, possibly having a seizure. 1452hrs cc4

UPDATE: Carbon County 901 notified Carbon that he is responding, Carbon briefed him on the call. 1453hrs cc4

UPDATE: 35-7 notified Monroe County that he was responding. 1453hrs cc4

UPDATE: MedEvac 2 is on standby. 1455hrs cc4

UPDATE: Monroe 35-7 notified Carbon that 35 Rescue is enroute to the scene, Engine 35-2 will be enroute monetarily to the LZ at the Towamensing Firehouse, Carbon replied MedEvac 2 is on standby with a 10 ETA with lift. 1456hrs cc4

UPDATE: Carbon County asked 764 & 5620 for their ETA, 764 replied they are turning on to Rt 209 by Country Junction about 6 minute ETA. 1457hrs cc4

UPDATE: Rescue 35 & 35-7 notified Carbon that they are arriving. 1457hrs cc4

UPDATE: Carbon County 903 notified Carbon that he is arriving. 1458hrs cc4

UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that he has a 30 y/o male, Conscious & Alert and Oriented, Large Bruise & Cuts to the Head. 1459hrs cc4

UPDATE: Carbon County notified 764 & 5620 that they have an update for them, a 30 y/o male, Conscious & Alert and Oriented, Large Bruise & Cuts to the Head. 1500hrs cc4

UPDATE: 764 notified Carbon that they are arriving on scene. 1500hrs cc4

UPDATE: 764 notified Carbon to Stand Down Air Medical, 764 notified 5620 that there was no car involved, he was walking down the road when he had a seizure and fell down and hit his head, Conscious & Alert, Talking, he has a bruise on the head, that is all he is complaining about. 1503hrs cc4

UPDATE: 35-7 notified 35-8 that Palmerton is standing down the helicopter, 35-8 asked 35-7 if he needs them up there, 35-7 replied negative once they load him we are out of here. 1504hrs cc4

UPDATE: 5620 notified Carbon that they are arriving on scene. 1504hrs cc4

UPDATE: 35-7 notified 35-8 anyone at the Firehouse can return. 1505hrs cc4

UPDATE: 764 notified Carbon that they and 5620 are going to the hospital. 1510hrs cc4

UPDATE: 901 notified Carbon that the situation is under control, you can show all units returning. 1510hrs cc4

UPDATE: 35-7 notified Carbon that all Station 35 units are clear & returning. 1512hrs cc4
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UPDATE: 764 notified 5620 that there was no car involved, he had a seizure and fell down and hit his head, Conscious & Alert, Stand Down Air Medical. 1503hrs cc4

UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that he has a 30 y/o male, Conscious & Alert, Cuts & Bruises to the head. 1459hrs cc4

Hoping he is ok

Oh my. Happy he will be ok.

Prayers

This scares me Beth Ryan

Prayers

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Schuylkill County, Pine Grove Township 25 Long Lane Garage Fire ... See MoreSee Less

SHOOTING | 100 BLOCK W LINCOLN | EASTON | NORTHAMPTON ... See MoreSee Less

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I thought so...so scary so close to home.

Someone was taken to the hospital by ambulance

Anyone hurt or was it just gunshots

Anyone hurt

They person was shot 3 times once in the stomach and in both legs

Dana Michaud

Deanna Mirth

Typical.

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Dist 27,65 - moss glen / valley st - mva with unknown injuries ... See MoreSee Less

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27-03 inquiring on EMS , advising to cancel the rescue

27-10 arriving

Vehicle into a tree , possibly 3 pediatric patients

Schuylkill twp

27-10 enroute

Ops A1

Negative entrapment

65-04 enroute

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WORKING FIRE | SOUTH WHITEHALL | 3221 KINGSTON PL | BASEMENT FIRE | POSSIBLE ENTRAPMENT ... See MoreSee Less

WORKING FIRE | 3221 N 33RD ST | SOUTH WHITEHALL | LEHIGH ... See MoreSee Less

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The homes in this block were flooded last week! Feel so sorry for these people.

Will Dutton

Fuel Spill - Pickup Truck with its fuel tank hanging down, approx 10 to 15 Gallons of Gas on the road
Carbon County Dist 9 / Monroe County 35
Interchange Rd (Rt 209) & Anderson Dr
Lehighton, Towamensing Township
1647hrs
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UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that he was responding, Carbon County advised him that supposedly a vehicle that was going up the street, lost its gas tank, unknown if the gas tank is laying there, and there is supposedly all along the roadway, the caller is on scene, but she couldn't provide me any specific details. 1649hrs cc4

UPDATE: 910 notified County that he was responding, County briefed him on the call. 1653hrs cc4

UPDATE: Monroe County 35-9 notified Carbon County that he is on scene. 1653hrs cc4

UPDATE: 910 notified County that he and 905 are on location. 1654hrs cc4

UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that at this time the leak has been stopped. 1718hrs cc4

UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that the incident is under control, the State Police are going to remain with the vehicle for a tow, Monroe County Station 35 is clear & returning. 1728hrs cc4

UPDATE: 910 notified County that they are returning. 1728hrs cc4
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UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that he was responding, Carbon County advised him that supposedly a vehicle that was going up the street, lost its gas tank, unknown if the gas tank is laying there, and there is supposedly all along the roadway, the caller is on scene, but she couldn't provide me any specific details. 1649hrs cc4 UPDATE: 910 notified County that he was responding, County briefed him on the call. 1653hrs cc4 UPDATE: Monroe County 35-9 notified Carbon County that he is on scene. 1653hrs cc4 UPDATE: 910 notified County that he and 905 are on location. 1654hrs cc4 UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that at this time the leak has been stopped. 1718hrs cc4 UPDATE: Monroe County 35-7 notified Carbon County that the incident is under control, the State Police are going to remain with the vehicle for a tow, Monroe County Station 35 is clear & returning. 1728hrs cc4 UPDATE: 910 notified County that they are returning. 1728hrs cc4

Traffic control was on a the crest of the hill and the sun was in my eyes. He’s lucky I saw him or there may have been more than fuel spilled. Fluorescent doesn’t mean anything if the sun is behind you.

Wonder if it was my old truck that they leased me with a rotted gas bracket that finally let go

Is 209 open???

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Firefighters in Tamaqua had their hands full today with two working fires at the same time.  The department was working a garage fire on Rolling Mill Avenue when a second fire on West Broad Street was sent out.  Coaldale was first on scene and operated with numerous mutual aid companies.  Five people were rescued from a fire escape.Image attachmentImage attachment

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Schuylkill County
Tamaqua Borough

TWO working fires

322 West Broad - structure fire with reported entrapment

418 Rolling Mill Ave - garage fire

Both are confirmed working fires.

Fire Districts 25, 40, 65 as well as District 68 (Pottsville) for RIT as well as Carbon County for Districts 14 and 15.
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Possible multiple people trapped on third floor of the Broad Street incident.

Multiple rescues made. Sounds as if everyone was accounted for. Fire not yet under control.

322 West Broad Street, Tamaqua - house fire with entrapment. ... See MoreSee Less

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65-3 with command. Back porch is down. 49-22 to the rear.

‪Multiple people trapped on the 3rd floor.‬

Operations on Alpha 2.

Please tell me they got out safe and firefighters are safe. Prayers for all involved.

Hope all involved and first responders are safe ♥️🙏

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Shamokin
East willow
Afa - high occupancy

Chief on scene with a smoke condition

Ops 2
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STRUCTURE FIRE | WHITEHALL | 2600 BLK MACARTHUR RD | FIRE IN EXTERIOR WALL DUE TO MULCH FIRE | 1 L/S/OImage attachment

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That happened at McDonald's a couple months ago. Same thing fire started in the mulch and spread to the building.

Gives “flame-broiled” a whole new meaning! (Sorry, I had to! 😂)

You would think they would know better then to put mulch against the building SMH 🤦‍♂️

This happened the same way 3 years ago. The cigarette extinguisher was too close to the building and caught fire that spread to the mens room.

That place had fire few years ago, if it was same BK. It was a cluster F that previous time.

How many fires did this place have?

It says nothing about a cigarette in there so where are y'all getting that from?

hold the pickles, hold the lettuce but gimme some smokin mulch!

New wood chip flavored whoppers

Smokers delight just flick away lazy

Yeah I use to work there it was funny when it happened the first time

Another 🔥! 🤦🏻‍♂️

Probably a cigarette

Chadd Lutseo

Rick Deibert

Nany Roman

Dominique McKelley

Daniel Soltis what did you do??!

Casey Smith Alicia Smith

Sebastine Virella

Second time from a cigarette. 🤦‍♀️!! If your gonna smoke make sure you put the dam thing out instead of throw it and thinking it’s gonna go out !!! Idiots.

Freaking smokers.

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Franklin | Guilford Twp | 604 Lincoln Terrace | Barn Fire | Box 7-4 | Engine Co. 7, 17, 5, Sta. 4, Tower 1, Truck 17, Squad 41, Tanker 5, Engine-Tanker 8, AC Engine-Tanker 27, Ambulance Co. 7, Engine 13-1 (RIT) | Ops 5 | (07) ... See MoreSee Less

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Command 7 advising a controlled burn. All units available. (07)

Command 7 advising outside fire. All units level 1 stage. (07)

Franklin advising caller is a passerby advising she can see smoke and flames coming from a barn behind Norlo Park. (07)

Deputy Chief 7 responding. (07)

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As of 10:15pm, Route 61 is currently closed in the Fountain Springs area while a hit and run is being investigated. Anyone with surveillance footage of the Fountain Springs area from around 8:30pm to 8:45pm is asked to call (570) 874-4131.

One person was flown after the incident.
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Time to remodel the ER entry way. Don’t know who thought it was a good idea to put it below ground level. I hope it gets cleaned up soon.

Surprise surprise, the door is in a valley.

OMG 😲

Omg

Wow

Kelly Casari

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Schuylkill County - 33 East Centre Street, Mahanoy City - Building Fire w/ Possible Explosion ... See MoreSee Less

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Building clear, sounds like nothing found.

Chief 48 on scene with nothing showing

RESPOND TO: 33 E CENTRE ST-MAHANOY CITY
FOR A:FSTR-STRUCTURE FIRE
OPS CHNL:FN
TIME:14:22:01
TRUCKS:C48 48-10 48-60 48-12 48-20 48-25 48-30 48-15 48-50 48-70 A977 48MUT
CN: INC#2020013958
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Lykens Twp on Box 27-4, 400 block of Luxemburg Rd for a sawmill fire.

Companies 27, 26, 22, 20, 21, 216, 35 (air), Northumberland 65, Skook 14

Transfer Truck 91 to station 20
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Ralph Gessner, my old neighbor, started that business with a truck, a saw and a set of chains..

Prayers for all the firefighters and the family

It's to the ground

Any idea how it started ?

Praying no one was hurt

27-4

27-5 box I do believe

That’s ashame

27-5 box I do believe

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8/2/20 - Swatara Township, PA - 300 blk Harvest Dr. - Shortly after midnight, companies stretched on an occupied, 2 story, single family dwelling in the Lawnton section of the Township.Image attachmentImage attachment

Schuylkill: Dist 27& 65 for the rescue- 209 @ catawissa St- MVA with entrapment ... See MoreSee Less

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3 vehicles- many injuires

Head on crash- Off duty PD o/s reporting negative ent

Cumberland | Southampton Twp | Interstate 81 Southbound Mile Marker 31 | Motorcycle Accident | Box 252-97 | Engine Co. 52, 49, Rescue 47, Squad 54, Ambulance 1-47, 3-73, Medic 1-73 | Ops 5 | (07) ... See MoreSee Less

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EMS en route to trauma center. Fire units returning available. (07)

Command 52 holding Engine 49, 152, Squad 54 and EMS. (07)

Headquarters advising a single motorcyclist off the roadway, unknown extent of injuries. (07)

🙏🙏🙏

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Great picture's as usual

Followed Harrisburg for a little while online, seems like the fires are always on the same few streets.......

Good Job Guys Hero s

Irma Voyles

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