Lawrenceville Fire Department Tioga County Station 8

November 2009

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Calls for November 2009 

CALL #
DATE
DISP TIME
INC TYPE
LOCATION
80
11/09/09
1644hrs
Wildfire
Starhigh Rd - Farmington Twp
81
11/23/09
1230hrs
Helipad
HMAC LZ - Lawrence Twp
82
11/23/09
1509hrs
MVC - Vehicle v. Pole
Mechanic St - Lawrenceville Borough
83
11/29/09
1338hrs
Standby
Mansfield Sta 2

ENGINE 8-3 STANDS BY AT STA 2

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11/29/09 1338hrs Engine 83 and crew standby at Station 2 while they are on a building fire.

VEHICLE INTO POLE

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11/23/09  1509hrs
Station 8 was alerted this afternoon for a vehicle into a pole on Mechanic Street in Lawrenceville Borough. Chief 8-20 (Scott) arrived and reported a vehicle into a pole with two occupants still in the vehicle. Engine 8-2 with a crew of 3 and Chief 8-30 (Windows) also responded. E8-2s crew secured the vehicle and controlled the fluids leaking, then assisted EMS with packaging of the patients.

E8-3 ASSISTS LIFE FLIGHT 4

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11/23/09  1230hrs
This afternoon, Station 8 was dispatched to setup a landing zone at the HMAC LZ for Lifeflight 4 and Tioga Ambulance. A7-16 was on scene of a fall victim from a roof and requested a helicopter. Engine 8-3 with Chief 8-20 responded with a crew of 4 and established the LZ. E8-3s crew assisted with "hot loading" the patient into the helicopter. 

MUTUAL AID WILDFIRE

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E18-2 sits near the fire as crews spray foam.

11/09/09  1644hrs
This evening Stations 18 and 14 were dispatched to the Starhigh Road in Farmington Township for a wildfire.  Chief 18-10 (Adams) responded and requested an additional patrol. Station 3 (Elkland) was dispatched for P3-4. Chief 18 (Mclean) responded with E18-2 and was notified by Chief 8-20 (Scott) that heavy smoke was visable from Station 8. Chief 18 then requested a full response from Station 8. Patrol 8-4 with 2, Engine 8-3 with 4 with Chief 8-20, and Chief 8-10 (Short) all responded. Units from 18 arrived and reported a small fire with a pile of tires involved. P8-4 and E8-3 arrived and sent its manpower to assist as E8-3 pumped from a portable tank to E18-2. E8-3 then put a 1 3/4" handline into service for foam application.

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