March 27, approximately 01:00 hours Station #6 along with Penn. EMS were dispatched to the area of the 200 block of East Drinker Street for smoke coming from a business. Units were notified that Police were on scene at the 900 block of East Drinker with smoke showing. Ladder #6 arrived to find a two story commercial building with a smoke condition. Rescue #6 secured a water supply while Ladder #6 requested the SRN. B-Shift crews began primary searches and stretched multiple hand lines. Crews switched to a defensive attack due to the conditions detoriorating. Units operated on scene for several hours. Special thanks to all companies that assisted and stood by.
FIRE HITS SPORT HILL AREA
VEHICLE FIRE ON E. DRINKER
April 25, C- Shift crews along with Penn. EMS responded to the 1500 block of East Drinker St. for the vehicle on fire. Members stretched an 1 3/4 hand line to extinguish the blaze. Units returned to service shortly after.
We are selling challenge coins in honor of our brother Firefighter Tom Tratthen. The cost of the coin is $10.00 and all the proceeds will benefit Tom's wife Lisa and their daughter Madison. Anyone interested in purchasing a coin can contact Eric Shigo. Thank you for supporting this.