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...
1255, 1236, and 1279 responded to a working dwelling fire on Crane Road. 1210 arrived on-scene to confirm a working basement fire with smoke showing. 1255 arrived and lines were put into service. 1206 assumed command while firefighters went to work on the stubborn fire.
1279 and 1255 responded to a special assignment on Petrarch Trail. We received a call into station regarding a cat stuck in a tree. Firefighters climbed a 35 foot ladder only to fall just short of the cat.
1255 responded to a reported dwelling fire on Lindsey Mew. Security arrived and found steam coming from an exhaust. 1255 continued in to confirm and cancelled all other responding units. Units from Station 1 and Districts 16 and 17 also responded.
1255 and 1279 responded to a reported fire alarm on Jonas Mountain Drive. While going enroute, units were advised that a medical alarm was also activated. Units arrived to find smoke coming from the door with a patient on the floor.
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.