Rescue 2255, Engine 2210, and Engine 2216 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Buck Hill Road, Indian Mountain Lakes. Earlier in the afternoon, Rescue 2255 assisted Lehighton ALS and District 12 o...
Three of the officers are currently doing an inspection of our new Rosenbauer Engine in Lyons, South Dakota. Stay tuned for more photos within the next few days! Members plan to go back out within the next few weeks for the final inspection!
Engine 1216 and Rescue 1255 received temporary striping with the colors of purple and pink in memory of the two Jim Thorpe cheerleaders who had passed away on August 20th, 2015 in an accident on Route 903.
Engine 1216 and Tanker 1236 responded to a working dwelling fire on Parker Trail, Towamensing Trails. Units arrived with flames showing from the rear of the residence and crews immediately went in service with two hose-lines.
Engine 1216, Tanker 1236, and Utility 1279 responded to a dwelling fire reported with entrapment on Patten Circle, Valley View. Units arrived to find a heavy smoke condition coming from the rear of the residence.
Engine 1216 responded to a fire alarm on Oneida Trail. Chief 1206 and Engine 1216 arrived to find a faulty detector to blame for the activation. Engine 1216 also responded to establish a landing zone on Route 903 but was canceled due to weather.
Rescue 1255 and Engine 1216 responded to a motor vehicle accident at Old Stage Road and Guest Circle. Lehighton ALS, Lake Harmony EMS, and Station #1 also responded. The intersection remained closed for majority of the day until PPL was able to do the proper repairs.
We would like to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the amount of love and support we received from friends, family, and the community. Members traveled to West New York, New Jersey to be along side our brothers and sisters from the West New York EMS for the funeral service for Firefig...
VISITATIONSaturday, June 25, 2016 at 2:00 PM until Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 9:30 AM Jorge Rivera Funeral Home4543 J.F. Kennedy Blvd. W.North Bergen, New Jersey, United States 07047FUNERALSunday, June 26, 2016 12:45 PM - 1:10 PM Garden State Crematory4101 JF Kennedy Blvd.North Bergen, New Jersey, Uni...
Rescue 1255 and Utility 1279 were at the Towamensing Trails Clubhouse for Teach-Your-Kids-To-Fish-Day. Engine 1216 was also out with District 16 doing a boot drive at the intersection of Route 903 and Route 534 raising money for the Berger Family.
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.