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...
Tanker 1236 and Rescue 1255 responded to a reported dwelling fire on Stoney Mountain Road. Units from Carbon Districts 16 & 17, Monroe Stations 35 & 42, and Station #1 also responded. This was the first official run for our new rescue!
This week, the chief, deputy chief, and lieutenant, flew down to Ocala, Florida for the final inspection of our new rescue being made by Spartan ERV. The officers reviewed the truck and corrected any issues before the delivery in mid-October.
1255, 1279, and 1236 responded to two calls in the township. Units were originally dispatched to a vehicle fire on Maury Road. While responding, units were redirected to a motorcycle accident on Route 903.
1255 responded to a tree on wires on Route 534. Route 534 remained partially closed by our fire police until the utility company fixed the low hanging wires. 1255 also responded to a motor vehicle accident on Petrarch Trail.
1255 responded to an ATV accident on Bear Creek Drive. Units from Station #1 also responded and handled the scene while the crew from 1255 assisted at the landing zone for PennSTAR 5. 1255 and 1279 also responded to a deck collapse on Evergreen Road, Monroe County.
Here are some pictures we received of our new rescue in progress by Spartan. We are expecting delivery sometime near the Wildwood Convention where Spartan plans to showcase it at the Expo. Current 1255 will become 1216!
1255 and 1236 responded to a fully involved structure fire at the Luna Rossa Cafe, Polk Township. Several other fire companies from Carbon and Monroe counties battled the blaze. A special thanks to Kidder Township Volunteer Fire Company #1 for moving up to our station and handling calls which includ...
1255 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Stoney Mountain Road. Our fire police stayed on the scene with the road closed between Lipo Way and Sasson Drive. Shortly after returning to the station, 1255 responded to a fire alarm on Petrarch Trail.1255 also responded to a fire alarm on Kilmer Trail...
1255, 1236, and 1279 responded to a possible dwelling fire on Mansi Drive. Firefighters investigated and found a faulty sump-pump overheated causing the reported burning odor. Units from Station #1 also responded.
1279, 1236, and 1255 responded to a reported brush fire on Route 903. Units from Station #1 investigated and found no fire. Shortly after returning to the station, 1255 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Old Stage Road.
1255 responded to a possible dwelling fire on Wistler Road, Kidder Township. Fire Districts 16,17, and 18 also responded. Shortly after returning to the station, 1255 and 1279 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 534.
1255 responded to a deck collapse on Towamensing Trail. Chief 1208 arrived and found numerous injuries and three patients entrapped. With the help from surrounding resources, patients were safely removed from underneath the deck.
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.