2017 INCIDENT RESPONSES

 

Jan

Feb

Mar

April

May

June

July

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

TOTAL

12













2016 INCIDENT RESPONSES

 

Jan

Feb

Mar

April

May

June

July

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

TOTAL

11

12

10

11

9

9

9

9

8

16

13

11

128


 

 

IN THE YEAR 2015 VOLUNTEERS RESPONDED TO 131 INCIDENTS

IN THE YEAR 2014 VOLUNTEERS RESPONDED TO 113 INCIDENTS

IN THE YEAR 2013 VOLUNTEERS RESPONDED TO 102 INCIDENTS

AROUND THE FIREHOUSE

January 12,2017 1525 Hrs. W Lizard Creek Rd Dwelling Fire

Mutual aid request to East Penn Fire District 3 for reported dwelling fire in apartment building smoke showing. Chief 602, Engine 615, Tanker 631 all responding for assist. While enroute all units cancelled by command 301, returned without incident.
January 13, 2017 0830 Hrs Fritz Valley Drive Vehicle Accident

Third request for service in a hour for another one car accident due to ice.  Chief 603 along with 611 on scene until cleared.  Units cleared and returned into service without incident.
January 13, 2017 0801 Hrs. Hemlock Drive Vehicle Accident

Engine 611, Chief 603 responded to the second of three back to back accidents during icy conditions.  Supported road closure due to pole and wires down.
January 13, 2017 0745 Hrs. Mahoning Drive W Vehicle Accident

Dispatched to car vs ditch in black ice conditions.  Chief 601, Engine/Rescue 611 responded along with auto aid FD5 units.  Scene safety until EMS cleared on what ended up being the first of three back to back incidents.
January 10, 2017 2319 Hrs. Mauch Chunk St Vehicle Accident

Dispatched for two vehicle accident in heavy ice and sleet conditions along with auto aid FD5 units.  Chief 601 on location staging Engine 611 as well as first in Lehighton units.
January 10, 2017 2214 Hrs. Mahoning Dr W Vehicle Accident

One vehicle vs pole, police on location requested fire police on scene for low hanging wires.  Fire police on location for extended period.
January 10, 2017 1123 Hrs. Mahoning Dr E Smoke investigation

Officer in charge requested to evaluate smoke in the area of Mahoning Drive East called in by passerby.  Lieutenant 609 investigation found to be authorized control burn.
January 10, 2017 0615 Hrs. Lower Nis Hollow Dr EMS Assist

Request for lifting assistance to Mahoning EMS.  Chief 601 sign on notified of patient loaded and thus can cancel our response.
January 9, 2017 1523 Hrs. Mill Road Vehicle Fire

Dispatched to possible vehicle fire.  Responding units found steam coming from parked tractor trailer under normal conditions thus no fire.  Units cleared, returned without incident.
January 9, 2017 0815 Hrs. N Second St Lehighton Dwelling Fire

Auto Aid to FD5 working apartment fire in cold and icy conditions. Engine 615 and Tanker 631 part of well coordinated wide two county response due to structure size, fire volume and multiple tanker water supply sites established.
January 8, 2017 2303 Hrs. N. Second St Lehighton Dwelling Fire

Crews called mutual aid to assist FD5 working aggressive attack on an evolving apartment complex fire. Chief 601, Engine 615 on scene along with Franklin Fire also assisting as necessary until released by command 501 once incident under control.
January 1, 2017 0154 Hrs.  Rt 209 Mansion House MVA

Dispatched to one vehicle MVA on the mansion house. Chief 601, engine 611 responded along with auto aid Lehighton Fire Department units.  Scene stabilized until cleared, units returned without incident.