Incident Recap, March 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015  INCIDENT UPDATE:


3/3 1:39 am Dwelling Fire; 1565 S. Cocalico Rd., W. Cocalico Twp. - Assist Schoeneck FC

3/5 6:52 pm Accident; Rt. 222 South-W. Earl Twp. – Fire Police for traffic control

3/6 2:10 pm Automatic Alarm; 295 Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp. – False malfunction

3/7 4:20 am Building Fire; 871 E. Main St., Ephrata Twp. – assist Pioneer – Steam (Steam mistaken for smoke)

3/7 10:58 pm Vehicle Accident; 500 block of Springville Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Car on side

3/10 7:26 am Vehicle Accident; 500 block of Stevens Rd., Ephrata Twp.- Truck on side

3/10 5:27 pm Automatic Alarm; Ephrata Middle School, Boro – False-malfunction

3/10 11:40 pm Water Rescue; M. Farmersville Rd., W. Earl Twp. – Assist Farmersville

3/12 2:34 pm Chimney Fire; 1011 Lincoln Heights Ave., Boro-Light smoke inside home

3/13 3:44 pm Mobile Home Fire; 24 Moccasin Dr., Clay Twp. – Damage $200.00; Cause; cigarette butt ignited exterior wall

3/18 11:28 pm Building Fire; Denver Nursing Home; 400 Lancaster Ave.-Assist Denver

3/21 5 pm Standby; During Pioneer Fire Co. annual awards banquet

3/23 9:29 pm Dwelling Fire; 18 N. 6th St., Denver Boro – Assist Denver Fire Co.

3/25 10:17 am Vehicle Accident involving a tractor trailer; 1700 block of W. Main St., Clay Twp. – Clean-up spill of diesel fuel

3/25 4:46 pm Building Fire; 114 Cocalico Creek Rd., West Earl Twp. – Assist W. Earl Fire 

   


 

Incident Recap, September 29 - November 1

Sunday, November 2, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:

9/29 11:44 am Vehicle Accident with entrapment Rt. 222-S, Ephrata Twp. – Recalled

9/30 3:13 am Medical Assist; 241 Jefferson Dr., Clay Twp. – Lifting assist

10/1 2:04 am Medical Assist; 241 Jefferson Dr., Clay Twp. – lifting assist

10/2 5:24 pm Trash Fire; 100 block of S. Market St., Ephrata Twp. – legal control burn

10/3 12:50 am Standby; Reinholds Fire Station – In service 7 ½ hours

10/4 2:28 am Mobile Home; 114 Meadow Ln., Warwick Twp., Assist Rothsville Fire Co.

10/7 11:06 pm Vehicle Accident; 300 block of N. Academy Dr., Boro – Spill Control

10/8 4:02 pm Vehicle Accident; Line & Stevens Rd., E. Cocalico Twp. – Fire Police assist

10/15 12:40 pm Tractor Trailer fire; Rt. 222-South, W. Earl Twp. – Recalled prior to arrival

10/18 2:39 pm Field Fire; 265 Weimansville Rd., Clay Twp.-Controled burn spread by wind – app. 1/4 acre involved

10/20 6 am Building Fire; 4247 Oregon Pike-Assist W. Earl-Recalled prior to response

10/21 1:47 am Medical Assist; 241 Jefferson Dr., Clay Twp. – Assist EMS

10/21 12:42 pm Public Service; 956 W. Main St., Boro-person locked out of house with young child inside

10/24 4:31 am Dwelling Fire; 986 Fairview Ave., Boro – 2 alarm- $675,000.00 Damage
This fire remains under investigation by the PA State Police

10/25 2:56 pm Vehicle Accident; 900 block of W. Main St., Boro – Debris clean-up

10/30 4:08 pm Investigation; 137 Meadow Valley Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Electrical problem

11/1 Automatic Alarm; 1934 W. Main St., Clay Twp. – Accidental, false 

   


 

Incident Recap, September 14 - September 26

Monday, September 29, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:9/15 8:45 pm Investigation; 1005 Clearview Ave., Boro-Dryer cord on fire self extinguished – Damage $700.00 – Resident with burns to fingers

9/15 11:14 pm Vehicle Accident; Weidmansville Rd. & Jennifer Lane, Clay Twp. 1 car with injury.

9/18 9:34 pm Cardiac Arrest; 200 W. Burkholder Dr., Clay Twp. – Assist EMS, Firefighters provided CPR

9/20 9:20 pm Trash Fire; 310 Hackman Rd., Clay Twp. – Burning after dark – required extinguishment

9/22 7:15 pm Vehicle Accident with entrapment; Church Alley and Arch St., Boro; Assist Pioneer – Remove door to access patient

9/24 6 pm Standby; Fulton and W. Main St., Boro – During Street Fair Parade

9/26 12:59 am Cardiac Arrest; 1536 W. Main St., Boro – Recalled prior to response

9/26 9:37 am Vehicle Accident; 900 block of Rettew Mill Rd., Ephrata Twp.

9/26 9:24 pm Alarm Bells, 1384 Hammon Ave., Ephrata Twp. – Detector sounding
 

   


 

Incident Recap, August 29 - September 13

Monday, September 15, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:


8/29 3 pm Chief Investigation ; 433 Middle Creek Rd., Clay Twp. – Animal in tree

9/2 12:24 pm Vehicle Accident; Fire Police-Springville & Schoeneck Rds., Ephrata Twp.

9/4 5:12 pm Vehicle Accident; Rt. 322 & Hahnstown Rd., Ephrata Twp.-Assist Pioneer

9/7 10:57 pm Investigation; Robert Rd. & W. Main St., Boro-Stove timer mistaken from sound of a smoke detector

9/8 3:32 pm Automatic Alarm; 99 Bethany Rd., Ephrata Twp. –Assist Pioneer

9/10 3:55 pm Fire Police; Schoeneck & Indiantown Rds., W. Cocalico Twp. – Assist Schoeneck Fire Co.

9/11 5:51 am Spill Control; Charlie’s Deli, Boro – Person walked away while pumping gas and spilled approximately 20 gals. of gas

9/12 4:58 am Fire Police; 1300 block of Apple St., Boro – Shut down of all roads in the area. Fire Police in service 11 hours

9/12 9:54 am Standby in Station; Boro – Crew in station during police incident

9/13 4:38 am Structure Fire; Green Dragon, Ephrata Twp. – 38 members in service for 6 hours

9/13 1:07 pm Bicyclist Accident; 800 block of W. Main St., Boro – Assist EMS
 

   


 

Incident Recap - August 11 - August 28

Sunday, August 31, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:

8/12 10:35 am Building Fire; 2 Black Diamond Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

8/14 11:58 am Vehicle Accident; 1720 Lincoln Garden Rd., Ephrata Twp. – medical emergency was cause

8/15 10:57 am Mobile Home; 883 E. Main St., Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

8/16 2:55 pm Medical Assist; 700 block of Academy heights Ave., Boro – assist with lifting

8/18 10:29 am Cardiac Arrest; 36 Agape Dr., Clay Twp-.

8/20 6:41 pm Vehicle Accident; Rt. 272 & Grandview Dr., Boro – 1 injury

8/23 2:06 pm Medical Assist; 700 block of Academy Heights Ave., Boro-assist with lifting

8/28 11:46 am Automatic Alarm; 916 Lincoln Heights Ave., Boro – False Accidental

8/28 9:15 pm Mobile Home Fire; 2002 W. Main St., Lot 25, Clay Township – Cause: Heat from outdoor light ignited Bird’s nest $1,000.00 damage
 

   


 

Incident Recap, August 1 - August 10

Wednesday, August 13, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:8/2 6:08 pm Dwelling Fire; 847 Oak St., Denver Boro – Assist Denver

8/4 1:57 pm Fire Police; Rt. 222 near Peach Rd., W. Earl Twp. – assist on vehicle accident

8/4 9:26 pm Medical Assist; 1401 W. Main St., Boro – Possible Cardiac Arrest

8/4 9:29 pm Vehicle Accident; 62 E. Fulton St., Boro – Assist Pioneer

8/5 12:11 am Apartment Building; 28 N. State St., Boro – Assist Pioneer
Rescue 16 established R.I.T. and Engine 16-1 laid supply line to rear of building – “Working” Fire – Mt. Airy stood by in our station

8/5 7:14 am Automatic Alarm; 99 Bethany Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

8/5 10:25 pm Vehicle Accident-Rollover; 21 E. Burkholder Dr., Ephrata Twp.
Minor injuries

8/6 3:09 pm Fire Police; Rt. 322 & Brubaker Valley Rd., Elizabeth Twp. – Fire Police Assist to Brickerville

8/8 6:22 am Tractor Trailer Fire; Rt. 222 near 322, West Earl Twp.

8/9 1:19 pm Dwelling Fire; 115 Cherry St., Boro – Assist Pioneer
Rescue 16 assisted in placing ground ladders

8/10 1:07 pm Mobile Home; 711 Primrose Lane, Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer






   


 

Incident Recap, July 13 - July 31

Sunday, August 3, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:

7/13 12:17 pm Vehicle Accident; Rt. 272 & Martin Ave., Boro – 2 vehicles, no injuries

7/16 11:46 am Barn Fire; 1458 South View Rd., Penn Twp. – Assist Penryn

7/16 5:17 pm Building Fire; 250 Parkview Heights Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

7/18 9:30 pm Assist Police; Moccasin Dr. and Pleasantview Dr., Clay Twp. – Fire Police
shut down road due to police investigation and wash down of fluids

7/22 4:18 am Dwelling Fire; 716 Primrose Lane, Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

7/22 2:02 pm Vehicle Fire; 900 block of W. main St., Boro
Owner: Sandra Pemberton Loss: $6,000.00 Cause: Accidental

7/22 9:45 pm Automatic Alarm; 1307 Apple St., Boro – Accidental alarm due to dust

7/24 6:10 am Building Fire; 331 N. Reading Rd., Boro – Assist Pioneer

7/24 4:09 pm Medical Assist; 192 Buchanan Dr., Ephrata Twp. – Cardiac Arrest

7/26 11:20 am Automatic alarm; 20 W. Mohler Church Rd., Ephrata Twp.– Assist Pioneer

7/27 9:44 pm Barn Fire; Centerville Rd., E. Earl Twp. – Assist Weaverland Valley

7/28 6:11 pm Vehicle Accident; Martin Ave. and Academy Dr., Boro – with injuries

7/29 2:38 am Fire Police; Mt. Airy Rd. & Sandy Hill, W. Cocalico Twp. – Assist Schoeneck

7/29 2:37 pm Building Fire; 175 Martin Ave., Boro – Assist Pioneer

7/31 8:34 pm Dwelling Fire; 100 block of Niss Ave., Boro – Assist Pioneer - recalled
 

   


 

Incident Recap, June 22 - July 11

Saturday, July 12, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:


6/22 3:42 pm Vehicle Accident; 1065 W. Main St., Boro – with 1 injury

6/23 1:53 pm Automatic Alarm; 99 Bethany Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

6/24 11:29 am Fire Police; Pole Down – 100 block Meadow Valley Rd., Ephrata Twp.

6/25 4:25 am Residential Flooding; 965 Rettew Mill Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Water leak

6/27 10:18 am Vehicle Accident; Stevens Rd. and Grandview Dr., Ephrata Twp.

6/27 6:36 pm Dwelling Fire; 65 N. Church Ave., Boro – Assist Pioneer

6/27 9:31 pm Building Fire; 4179 Oregon Pike- Assist West Earl

6/29 4:33 pm Vehicle Accident; MeadowVally and Royer Rds., Ephrata Twp. – 1 injury

7/1 4:07 pm Automatic Alarm; 964 Martin Ave., Boro False Malfunction

7/1 9:45 pm Dwelling Fire; 333 N. 7th

7/2 6:22 am Accident with injury; 900 block of W. Main St., Boro

7/2 3:15 pm Standby; Schoeneck Fire Station – W. Cocalico Twp. – They had a barn fire.

7/2 8:05 pm Building Fire; 1551 Division Highway, Earl Twp. – Assist Martindale

7/4 8 pm Fireworks Standby, Lincoln heights Park, Boro

7/4 10:55 pm Vehicle Accident; Crescent and Marie Aves., Boro – Control fluid leak

7/8 10:47 am Vehicle Accident; 1949 W. Main St., Clay Twp. – Damaged Electric Pole

7/8 11:36 am Automatic Alarm; 808 Pleasantview Dr., Ephrata Twp. – False-accidental

7/8 12:30 pm Vehicle Fire; 809 Martin Ave., Boro-broken hose created steam-nor fire

7/8 7:43 pm Fire Police; Schoeneck Rd. & Rt. 272, Ephrata Twp. – power outage no St., Assist Denver Fire Co. – Recalled enroute, Traffic lights

7/8 7:55 pm Storm Damage; 900 block of W. Main St., Boro – tree limbs on vehicles

7/8 8:05 pm Storm Damage; 955 Lincoln Heights Ave., Boro-Tree on house roof

7/9 7:56 am Automatic alarm; Ephrata Rec Center, Boro-False, malfunction

7/10 4:29 pm Vehicle Accident; Rt. 272 & Locust Bend Rd., Akron-Assist Akron Fire Co.

7/11 8:26 pm Gas odor; Cloister Shopping Center, Boro – No cause found


   


 

Amish Mafia

Wednesday, July 2, 2014  While doing a fire safety awareness program at the Weis Market in Ephrata, Amish Mafia TV star, Alan Beiler, stopped by and had his photo taken with the crew of Engine 16-2.Amish Mafia is a TV show on the Discovery Channel with much of it filmed in Lancaster County. 

     



 

Incident Recap, June 9 - June 20

Saturday, June 21, 2014  INCIDENT UPDATE:


6/9 9:55 pm Vehicle Accident; 200 block of W. Burkholder Dr., Clay Twp.-Pole down, No injuries

6/10 7:01 pm Vehicle Accident; W. Main St. and Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp.

6/13 4:40 pm Gas Leak; Meadow Valley Rd. and Hammon Ave., Ephrata Twp. – Leaking Regulator

6/13 8:22 pm Automatic Alarm; 82 Weaver Ave., Ephrata Twp. – Smoke from cooking

6/14 12:45 am Dwelling Fire; 305 Southview Dr., Assist West Earl

6/15 4:19 pm Dwelling Fire; 209 E. Mohler Church Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Assist Pioneer

6/15 4:39 pm Standby in Station for Pioneer Fire Co. , Boro

6/18 9:24 pm Dwelling Fire; 18 Orange St., Boro – Assist Pioneer – Recalled

6/20 4:20 pm Public Service Call; 1416 W. Main St., Boro – Fuel oil spill in home 

   


 
 
 

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