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Friedensburg Hose and Barrel Video! (May 28, 2011)

On Saturday May 28th, 2011 the Liberty Fire Company took battle in the Friedensburg Fire Company's annual hose a barrel. A special thanks to Lily for the creation of this video she did a GREAT job! … [Read more...]

June 6, 2011 – Working Structure Fire Cressona Borough

June 6, 2011 - At 8:35 the Schuylkill Haven Fire Department along with FD 41 (Cressona) were dispatched to a reported working fire in the area of 49 River Street, Cressona Borough. Crews arrived on scene and were met with 2 structures involved with fire; a residence and a detached garage. Fire personnel assisted with the initial fire attack and suppression. More information coming soon! … [Read more...]

June 1, 2011 – WSF Pottsville City (663 N. Second Street)

June 1, 2011 – At 00:47 The Schuylkill Haven Rapid Intervention Team was dispatched to 663 North Second Street, Pottsville to assist the PFD with a working structure fire. E-733 and Squad 739 arrived on scene and stood by as firefighter from the city knocked down the fire and conducted overhaul operations. All Schuylkill Haven units were on scene for approximately 1.5 hours until being release by Pottsville Command. Photos coming soon! … [Read more...]

May 28, 2011 – WSF TRI-Y Lane (Upper Tulpehocken Township Berks County)

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May 28, 2011 - At 08:38 The Schuylkill Haven Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) was dispatched to 50 Tri-Y Lane Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County for a structure fire. When Engine 733 and Squad 739 hit the road SCCC advised that Berks units were on scene reporting a working fire and heading to a 2nd alarm. Crews arrived on scene and assisted command with roof ventilation and overhaul operations. Crews remained on scene for approximately 1.5 hours until being release by command. Photos coming soon.   Article below from Reading Eagle: Fire damages home in Upper Tulpehocken Township An accidental fire Saturday damaged a second-story room and attic in an Upper Tulpehocken Township home, a Strausstown Fire Company official said. The fire at 50 Tri-Y Lane was reported at … [Read more...]

May 26, 2011 – Severe Weather And Tornado Hammers Area

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May 26, 2011 – Just after 8PM the SCCC advised all emergency services in the county of severe weather containing hail and strong winds in excess of 60MPH entering the western part of Schuylkill County. A line of severe thunderstorms with rotations and possible tornado touchdowns tore through the greater Schuylkill Haven and North Manheim Township areas causing major damage to homes and power equipment. The Schuylkill Haven Fire Department was dispatched to numerous calls throughout the night and early morning hours. Call Timeline At 20:28 – Stations 1 & 2 were dispatched to Seven Stars Road for multiple trees and poles down. Fire personnel arrived on scene and found that possible tornado activity occurred with the roof blown completely off the Seven Stars Hotel. Crews … [Read more...]

May 19, 2011 – AFA Thermo Dynamics

May 19, 2011 – At 08:42 Stations 1, 2 & 4 were dispatched to 155 Route 61 (Thermo Dynamics) for an automatic fire alarm. Crews quickly arrived on scene and found that the alarm activated due to a faulty sprinkler system. All units were then placed clear and available by Chief 720. … [Read more...]

May 18, 2011 – Fluids Down On Roadway

May 18, 2011 – At 16:37 Stations 2 & 4 were dispatched to the area of East Market Street in the borough for fluids down on the roadway. Crews arrived on scene and found a vehicle leaking fluids that had traveled to East Market Street from the Brok-Sel parking lot. Crews from Station 2 handled the spill on Market Street and Saint Peter Street while Station 4 traveled to the origin of the spill and spread absorbent. All fire personnel remained on scene for approximately 1.5 hours. Chief 720 (Peel) had command. … [Read more...]