Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
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Engine 2210 and Engine 2216 responded to a transformer fire on Junco Lane, Indian Mountain Lakes. Power was out in the area and PP&L was notified. District 12 also responded.
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021
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Tanker 2233 responded working tractor trailer fire at MM 281, Interstate 80, Kidder Township. Volunteers provided water and manpower for overhaul upon their arrival. Carbon Districts 16 & 17, Monr...
Tuesday, September 21st, 2021
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Rescue 2255, Engine 2210, and Command 2277 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Towamensing Trail. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Sunday, September 12th, 2021
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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...
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Wednesday, April 28th, 2021
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Rescue 2255, Command 2277, Engine 2210, and Utility 2279 with eighteen volunteers responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 903. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Saturday, April 24th, 2021
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Rescue 2255 and Utility 2279 with UTV 2278 responded to a dirt bike accident with rescue off Meckesville Road. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded. The patient was located and extricated in under an hour.
Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
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First, we would again like to thank the Penn Forest Township Supervisors and community for the overwhelming amount of support to make this project possible. Our officers have spent the last two days in Lyons, South Dakota, doing the final inspection for Tanker 2233.
Saturday, April 17th, 2021
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Rescue 2255 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Piute Trail, Mt. Pocahontas. Engine 2210 stood by in the event additional equipment was needed. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Friday, April 16th, 2021
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Engine 2210 responded to a CO alarm on Deerfoot Lane, Indian Mountain Lakes. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
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National Public Safety Telecommunications WeekApril 11th, 2021 through April 17th, 2021A special thank you to Carbon County 911 for the strength behind the scenes!We made a quick stop earlier at Carbon County 911 and provided pizzas to the dispatchers and admin for National Public Safety Telecommuni...
Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
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We would like to congratulate Junior Firefighter Rudy Johnston for successfully completing the first three modules of the Essentials of Firefighting program. The first three modules add up to 104 hours of the 168 hour course that teaches the basics of firefighting.
Monday, April 12th, 2021
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Utility 2279 with UTV 2276 and UTV 2278 operated on a search at Brady’s Lake, Monroe County. Multiple resources from Monroe, Carbon, Luzerne, Lackawanna, and Lehigh counties are also operated.
Saturday, April 3rd, 2021
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Engine 2210, Engine 2216, and Rescue 2255 with twenty-two volunteers responded to a dwelling fire on Spencer Lane, Towamensing Trails. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Saturday, April 3rd, 2021
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Junior Firefighter Rudy Johnston, along with other volunteers, will be out this Saturday (4/3/2021) from 9 AM until 12 PM doing a boot drive within the Towamensing Trails entrance off Route 903 (by the teepee and Pope Lane.) They will be raising money for his Eagle Scout project that will be benefit...
Thursday, April 1st, 2021
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Rescue 2255, Engine 2210, and Command 2277 with nineteen volunteers responded to a motor vehicle accident on Old Stage Road. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
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On March 25th, we said farewell to Tanker 2236 as she is on her way to her new home in Connecticut. Officers will be flying out to South Dakota in mid-April for final inspection of Tanker 2233 and are expecting delivery shortly after.
Monday, March 29th, 2021
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Prior to the CO incident, volunteers were taking advantage of the “warmer” weather and reviewing vehicle extrication evolutions with Rescue 2255 and Engine 2210. If you are interested in donating a vehicle, please contact us today!
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Engine 2210 and Engine 2216 are operated at tree/wire fire endangering structures and utilities on Lindsay Mews, Towamensing Trails, and awaited PP&L. District 12 was also on-scene.Engine 2210 and Engine 2216 responded to an odor investigation on Seneca Trail, Indian Mountain Lakes.
Friday, March 26th, 2021
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Engine 2210, Rescue 2255, and Engine 2216 responded to a pole fire on Sassafras Road, Indian Mountain Lakes. District 12 also responded. Engine 2210, Rescue 2255, and fire police remained on-scene until PP&L’s arrival due to the active fire.
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Volunteers participated in a demo for a F.A.S.T. board yesterday evening which assists in rescues of firefighters and patient packaging and extrication. Volunteers were taught the usage of the board and a brief training on firefighter CPR.Engine 2210 and Rescue 2255 responded to a possible dwelling...
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Engine 2210, Rescue 2255, Tanker 2236, and Utility 2279 responded to a reported structure fire on Route 534. When volunteers arrived, they found a brush fire with extension into a garage that resulted from a controlled burn.
Sunday, March 21st, 2021
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Command 2277, Utility 2279, Engine 2210, and Tanker 2236 with nineteen volunteers responded to a brush fire on Pawnee Trail, Mt. Pocahontas. District 12, Victor 12, and Lehighton ALS also responded.Command 2277, Utility 2279, Tanker 2236, Engine 2210, and Rescue 2255 with twenty-five volunteers resp...
Sunday, March 21st, 2021
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***ATTENTION PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS***A burn ban has been placed in effect due to the dry conditions in all of Penn Forest Township until further notice. Please check back here later for when it is lifted.
Thursday, March 18th, 2021
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Engine 2210, Engine 2216, and Tanker 2236 with nineteen volunteers responded to a structure fire on Route 534, Kidder Township. Carbon Districts 16, 17, Luzerne Stations 123, 134, Monroe Station 34 RIT, and Lake Harmony EMS also responded.Rescue 2255, Command 2277, and Engine 2210 with nineteen volu...

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