Engine 2210, Rescue 2255, Tanker 2233, Engine 2216, and Command 2277 with twenty-five volunteers responded to a vehicle fire as a result of a motor vehicle accident on Route 903. District 12 and Lehig...
Rescue 2255, Engine 2210, Command 2277, Utility 2279, and Engine 2216 recently responded to a deck collapse on Bishop Circle, Towamensing Trails. District 12, Lehighton ALS, and Lake Harmony EMS also ...
A stiff, j-shaped tool for reaching an inside door handle.
Jargon for position of articulated aerial ladder such that tractor is at an angle to the trailer; provides improved stability when ladder is hoisted, rotated and extended.
Jaws of Life
A Hurst tool. See hydraulic spreader.
A venturi appliance used for moving large amounts of water from one reservoir tank to another by pumping a small amount of pressurized water into the jet to create a vacuum to move larger amounts of water.
INFORMATION ON BURN BANS: Please call the Carbon County Communications Center @ (570) 325-9111 BEFORE burning to verify whether there is an active burn ban. Be sure to monitor the burn site and have a reliable water source nearby.