Lawrenceville Fire Department Tioga County Station 8

July 2011

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Calls for July 2011 

CALL #
DATE
DISP TIME
INC TYPE
LOCATION
67
07/01/2011
1802hrs
Vehicle Fire
Route 15 - Lindley, NY
68
07/05/2011
0832hrs
Auto Alarm
WardFlex - Lawrence Twp
69
07/06/2011
2135hrs
Electrical Fire
Academy St - Lawrenceville
70
07/09/2011
1607hrs
Wildfire
Ridge Rd - Middlebury Twp
71
07/12/2011
1559hrs
MVC
Watson Crk Rd - Lindley, NY
72
07/13/2011
0022hrs
MVC
Route 15 - Lawrence Twp
73
07/19/2011
1535hrs
Building Fire
Mystic View Ln - Lawrence Twp
74
07/20/2011
0657hrs
Auto Alarm
(Halls) Route 287 - Lawrence Twp
75
07/20/2011
2141hrs
Helipad
HMAC LZ - Lawrence Twp
76
07/23/2011
1924hrs
Water Rescue
Lambs Crk - Richmond Twp
77
07/27/2011
1042hrs
MVC
Route 15 - Lindley, NY

VEHICLE ROLLOVER ON 2 LANE ROUTE 15

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07/27/11  1042hrs
Station 8 was alerted this afternoon with Lindley Fire Department for a single vehicle rollover crash with reported entrapment. Engine 8-2 with 3, Chief 8 (Strange), and Ambulance 8-6 responded. E8-2 was advised enroute that the patient was out of the vehicle with negative entrapment. Units arrived and assisted Rural Metro EMS with packaging the patient for transport. 8's units cleared the scene at 1117 hours.

MUTUAL AID WATER RESCUE
 
07/23/11  1924hrs
Station 8 was dispatched with Station 2 (Mansfield) to the area of the Lambs Creek Boat Launch for the report of 2 overturned boats. Station 1 (Wellsboro) was also dispatched shortly after. Squad 8-18 with Boat 8-28 responded. Fire Police Captain 2-90 arrived and reported 2 jet ski's in the water with no problems and requested a recall for all units a 1939 hours.

AUTO FIRE ALARM AT HALLS

07/20/11  0657hrs
Stations 8 and 7 (Tioga) were alerted for an auto fire alarm at Halls Homes and Lumber on Route 287 in Lawrence Township. Chief 8 (Strange) responded and was notified by dispatch that indivduals were on scene reporting a faulty activation. All units were recalled at 0659 hours.

WORKING BUILDING FIRE IN THE TWP

07/19/11  1535hrs
Stations 8 and 7 (Tioga) were dispatched to a reported structure fire on East Lawrence Road in Lawrence Township. EMS Chief 8-60 (Rotsell) arrived and reported smoke showing. Engine 8-3 (Lt 8) with 4 and Engine 7-3 responded. E7-3 arrived first and stretched a line. E8-3 arrived a few seconds later and hooked a supply line to E7-3. Lindley FD and Tankers from 12 (Millerton), 18 (Nelson), and 2(Millerton) were then requested by Chief 7 (Preston). After a quick interior search and ventilation, it was found that the fire was knocked down. Second due departments were cancelled and units remained on scene for investigation before returning at 1622 hours.

RECENT TRAINING FOR MEMBERS

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07/12/11   07/17/11
A group of members from Station 8 recently attended two training sessions in the area. Chief Strange and a group of "Young'ns" participated in a gas emergencies class held in Knoxville. Part of their class involved a pratical session of extinguishing a gas related fire. On the 17th, Asst Chief Scott and FF Groves attended in house training with the members of Lindley Fire Department for vehicle extrication.

CRASH ON ROUTE 15 IN THE TOWNSHIP

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07/13/11  0022hrs
Stations 8, 7 (Tioga), and 26 (Lindley) were all dispatched to Route 15 near the Route 49 exit for the report of a single vehicle crash into the guardrails. Engine 8-2, Ambulance 8-6, and Chief 8 (Strange) all responded. Upon arrival, Chief 8 reported a single ALS injury. Station 7 units were cancelled with the exception of E7-3 which was used with Lindley's units for traffic control purposes with one lane blocked. Units operated and remained on the scene to assist PSP and the Windows Towing. Units returned at 0114 hours.

MUTUAL AID CRASH IN LINDLEY

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07/12/11  1559hrs
Station 8 was dispatched with Lindley Station 26 on the Watson Creek Road in the Town of Lindley for a single vehicle crash with possibly one injury. Engine 8-2 (C8) and Ambulance 8-6 both responded. Upon arrival crews work with Lindley FD and Rural Metro EMS before returning at 1646 hours.

TANKER DUE ON WILDFIRE
 
07/09/11  1607hrs
Station 8 was dispatched mutual aid for a tanker response to a wildfire in Middlebury Township on the Ridge Road. Stations 11 (Middlebury) and 7 (Tioga) were on a first alarm assignment. With T11-15 out of the station on another detail, Chief 11 (Rice) requested that E8-3  be dispatched to assist. Engine 8-3 (C810, Cp8, Cp810) with 4, Patrol 8-4 (Lt8) with 2, and Chief 8 (Strange) all responded. Units reached the Ridge Road/Route 287 intersection before being cancelled by command at 1624 hours.
 

ELECTRIAL FIRE INVESTIGATION

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07/06/11  2135hrs
Station 8 was dispatched on Box 8-02 in Lawrenceville Borough on Academy Street for the report of a possible electrical fire in a residence. Engine 8-3 (C810), Ambulance 8-6 (C860), and Chief 8 (Strange) all responded. Chief 8 arrived and reported nothing showing and requested E8-3 use the TIC to check the wall for extension. Nothing was found and all units cleared at 2203 hours.

AUTO FIRE ALARM
 
07/05/11  0832hrs
Stations 8 and 7 (Tioga) were dispatched to WardFlex in Lawrence Township. Chief 8-30 (Windows) arrived and investigated. E8-3 stood by in quarters when the recall was issued by C8-30 at 0839 hours.

VEHICLE FIRE AT STATE LINE

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07/01/11  1802hrs
Stations 8, 7 (Tioga), and 26 (Lindley) were all dispatched on Box 8-99 on Route 15 for the report of a vehicle fire. A light smoke condition in the camper was being reported. Chief 7 (Preston) arrived and reported the incident in New York with the fire out. After investigation, it was determined that the exhaust was bent upwards after an earlier tire blow out. The hot exhaust caused a small fire in the camper area. All units cleared at 1843 hours.

Lawrenceville Fire Department 8
9-11 Mechanic Street
Lawrenceville, PA 16929
570-827-2047  
"100% Volunteer Since 1939"