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Large Rubbish Fire

Thursday, July 30, 2015   Overnight Station 30 along with Stations 98, 31, 32 & 33 responded to the Penn Warner North Yard for a large mulch and rubbish pile fire, the pile approximately 200 x 200 took almost 3.5 hours to control, Waste Management crews assisted with tankers and front end loaders. Squad 139  assisted on scene due to the high temperatures affecting the area, no injuries were reported to the almost 50 firefighters on scene.



Tractor Fire

Monday, July 27, 2015   On Monday, July 27, Station 30 was alerted to a reported truck fire, upon going on radio units were advised that in fact the vehicle was a large lawn tractor on fire. Engine 30 and Assistant 30 responded to extinguish the blaze.



Youth Police Academy

Thursday, July 23, 2015   On Thursday, July 23, Ladder 30 along with numerous other local Emergency Service units assisted the Falls Township Police with an Emergency Services Day as part of their Youth Police Academy. The crew from Ladder 30 spent the morning going over the duties of a Firefighter and the responsibilities of a Ladder Company at a fire scene.



Motorcycle Accident

Wednesday, April 29, 2015  Station 30 was dispatched for a reported Motorcycle Accident at Route 13 and West Trenton Ave. Station 30 units responded to assist EMS and secure any hazards. Rescue 30, Chief 30 and Deputy 30 were on scene, once all hazards were secured and the injured were taken to the hospital, Rescue 30 was released from the scene, Chief 30 and Deputy 30 remained on scene to provide scene lighting for the Police Accident Investigation. Fire Police units were also on scene assisting with traffic control.



Brush Fire

Wednesday, April 29, 2015   For the second time in two days Station 30 was dispatched to the Penn Warner Club for a large brush fire, units from Stations 30, 32, 33, 10,0, 98 and a tanker provided by Waste Management operated for almost 2 hours to extinguish the blaze which was approximately 300 x 200. Thanks to Ron Roberts for providing the photo's of this incident.



Ice Rescue Drill

Wednesday, February 4, 2015  Members of station 30 took to the ice for drill reviewing and going over ice rescue maneuvers. With just about all of our local ponds and lakes frozen over, it was an ideal time to prepare for the worse case and be ready. Sernarieos included victim down on the ice to fallen through the ice.



Fire Due Dwelling Fire

Sunday, February 1, 2015  Station 30 was dispatched for a reported dwelling fire (tactical box 30-23) 701 Bristol Pk. C98 went on location with smoke showing from the attic area of a 2 story single family dwelling. C30 arrived had fire showing and set up falls command. E98 dropped a supply line from the closest hydrant 3800' away, R98 to pick up the lay. E30 went stright in and went in service making a quick knock of the fire holding it to just the attic area.



Acme Market Building Fire

Saturday, January 31, 2015  Station 30 was dispatched for Box30-17 AOF 550 W. Trenton ave at the old Acme Market for a building fire. C30 had fire on the exterior rear loading dock. Engine 30 arrived had a hydrant in the rear and went in service. Interior crews had no extension into the building.



Burn Victim Airlifted

Saturday, January 17, 2015  Companies dispatched on tatical 30-63 for an extinguished building at grows waste water plant with reports of a burn victim. C30 reports fire out on arrival, 1 victim with burns to legs, hands, and head. Medics to fly the bird Engine 30 took LZ.



32 Split Rescue

Monday, December 1, 2014  Station 30 was dispatched for a rescue box NB RT1 super highway at RT 32. reports of a truck over and down an embankment. The truck hauling fertilizer went off the road riding the guard rail before going over and down the embankment trapping the driver inside the wreckage. C30 reports no immediate hazard from cargo.



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