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...
Utility 2279, Tanker 2236, Engine 2210, and Command 2277 with UTV 2278 with twenty-two volunteers responded to a brush fire on Martha Lane. District 12 and Victor 12 also responded. When units returned back to station, volunteers were dispatched to a fire alarm on Clubhouse Drive, Indian Mountain La...
Engine 2210 and Command 2277 responded to a CO alarm on White Oak Drive, Bear Creek Lakes. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded. Earlier in the morning, volunteers were dispatched to a reported structure fire on Moseywood Road, Split Rock.
Engine 2210 responded to a working dwelling fire on Lehigh Avenue, Palmerton Borough. Volunteers originally stood by, along with Truck 1321 at Palmerton’s station for any other incidents and then were requested to the scene for manpower.
Engine 2210, Tanker 2236, Rescue 2255, and Command 2277 with twenty volunteers responded to a working structure fire on Route 534, Kidder Township. Volunteers assisted with extinguishment and overhaul upon arrival.
Engine 2216 responded to assist with a tractor trailer fire on Interstate 80, Kidder Township. Volunteers arrived and provided manpower and K-12 saws to assist with extinguishment and overhaul. Carbon Districts 16, 17, Monroe Station 41, Luzerne Station 123, and Lake Harmony EMS also responded.
Engine 2210, Tanker 2236, Command 2277, Engine 2216, and Rescue 2255 with thirty volunteers responded to a dwelling fire on North Shore Drive, Indian Mountain Lakes. Faulty HVAC system was found upon arrival.
Engine 2210, Tanker 2236, Command 2277, and Rescue 2255 with twenty-four volunteers responded to a working dwelling fire on Holiday Drive, Kidder Township. Engine 2210 arrived with Engine 1651 and Ladder 1721 to find heavy fire from the residence.
Township volunteers handled five incidents throughout the recent snowstorm. Rescue 2255 and Utility 2279 with UTV 2278 and eleven volunteers responded to a possible search on Winding Way, Indian Mountain Lakes.
Two volunteers completed a sixteen hour Arson Detection for First Responders course hosted at the Monroe County Public Safety Center. Multiple departments from surrounding counties also had individuals in attendance.
Volunteers were dispatched to two incidents simultaneously. Engine 2210, Rescue 2255, and Tanker 2236 responded to a dwelling fire on Down Hill, Lake Harmony. Engine 2216, with District 12, originally responded to a fire alarm Bear Creek Lake Drive but had diverted to the dwelling fire when cancelle...
Engine 2210, Tanker 2236, Rescue 2255, and Engine 2216 with nineteen volunteers responded to a reported dwelling fire on Crest Drive, Lake Harmony. Districts 16, 17, and Lake Harmony EMS also responded.
Rescue 2255 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 534. The roadway remained closed until PP&L secured the downed wires. District 12 also responded. This was incident #2 for the year as volunteers were dispatched to a fire alarm just before 8 AM.
Happy New Year!Penn Forest Township Volunteer Fire Company #2 2021 OfficersSafety 2200 - John RobertsChief 2201 - Dave VukovicDeputy Chief 2202 - Mike WassonAssistant Chief 2203 - David Michael Jr.2nd Assistant Chief 2204 - David Michael IIICaptain 2205 - Jordon NewbernLieutenant 2206 - Tyler Michae...
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