Dawn Ave Apartment Fire

Friday, December 27, 2013  On Dec 27, 2013, Lincoln Fire Company, along with numerous mutual aid companies, responded to an apartment fire at 845 Dawn Ave, Ephrata.  The following link, courtesy of www.makinthehit.com, shows crews fighting the blaze.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKtBm9uxNRs

   


 

Incident Recap - November 26 - December 9

Tuesday, December 10, 2013  RECENT INCIDENTS


11/27 2:22 am Structure Fire; Sheetz, 891 E. Main St., Ephrata Twp.
Reported smoke in the building– Assist Pioneer

12/2 12:35 am Dwelling Fire; 1542 Loop Rd., Penn Twp. – Assist Penryn-Recalled

12/3 11:33 am Industrial Rescue; 265 Akron Rd., Ephrata Twp.
Overturned Mower on Operator – Assist Pioneer

12/5 11:53 am Dwelling Fire; 76 Robert Rd., Boro-Grill created smoke odor – no fire

12/5 4:50 pm Automatic Alarm; 50 Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp. – False- Accidental

12/6 1:57 pm Automatic Alarm; Ephrata Hospital; Boro – Assist Pioneer Fire Co.

12/8 2:56 pm Vehicle Accident; Rt. 222-South, Assist W. Earl Fire Co. – Recalled

12/9 5:38 am Medical Assist; 412 N. Academy Dr., Boro – Assist in lifting patient
 

   


 

Incident Recap - November 12 - November 25

Tuesday, November 26, 2013  RECENT INCIDENTS11/12 4:57 pm Spill control; 2002 W. Main St., Clay Twp.
Washdown of material on roadway

11/13 10:21 am Dwelling Fire; 214 Heather Lane, Boro
Assist Pioneer with ventilation of smoke

11/13 6:24 pm Investigation; 2002 W. Main St., Clay Twp.
Detector malfunction

11/15 8:50 pm Chimney Fire; 77 Misty Lane, Ephrata Twp.
Assist Pioneer with ventilation of smoke

11/24 1:24 am Structure Fire; 891 E. Main St., Ephrata Twp.
Assist Pioneer – canceled enroute

11/25 12:43 pm Vehicle Accident; Schoeneck Rd. & Springville Rd, Ephrata Twp.
Pole Down with no reported injuries

11/25 2:47 pm Vehicle Accident; 803 Oak Blvd., Boro
Assist Pioneer – canceled enroute

11/25 3:35 pm Automatic Alarm; 1739 W. Main St., Clay Twp.
False Accidental
 

   


 

Incident Recap, November 4 - November 10

Monday, November 11, 2013  RECENT INCIDENTS

11/4 10:49 pm Automatic Alarm; 50 Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp. – False Accidental

11/6 5:23 pm Mobile Home; 961 Rettew Mill Rd., Lot 1, Ephrata Twp.
Cooking created smoke condition throughout home – no damage
Company used fans to remove smoke

11/8 9:25 pm Apartment Building; 24 E. Locust St., Boro-Assist Pioneer
Stoodby on scene

11/10 11:43 pm Outbuilding; Spruce and N. State St., Boro-Assist Pioneer
Recalled prior to arrival



   


 

Incident Recap, October 8 - November 4

Friday, November 8, 2013   RECENT INCIDENTS10/8 4:20 pm Vehicle Accident involving horse and buggy; 700 block of Rettew Mill Rd.

Ephrata Twp. – no injuries

10/9 12:07 am Public Service; 446 N. Reading Rd., Ephrata Twp.
Cleaning person stuck in elevator

10/10 4:23 pm 827 E. Newport Rd., Warwick Twp. – Assist Brunnerville – Recalled

10/11 12:54 pm Dwelling Fire; 1883 Sanctuary Rd., Penn Twp. – Assist Penryn

10/11 2:07 pm Dwelling Fire; 226 Linda Terrace, Boro – Assist Pioneer

10/14 7:44 am Investigation; 113 Meadow Valley Rd., Ephrata Twp. – Steam from dryer

10/24 11:19 am Vehicle Accident; Sharp Ave. and W. Main St., Clay Twp.

11/1 10:20 am Medical Assist; 1214 Marilyn Ave., Boro

11/1 6:18 pm Automatic Alarm; 901 Dawn Ave., Boro – False Malfunction

11/2 6:36 am Vehicle Accident with entrapment; PA Turnpike near Interchange, East
Cocalico Twp. – Assist Denver Fire Co.

11/3 10:42 am Vehicle Accident with injuries; Springville & Schoeneck Rds., Ephrata Twp.

11/4 12:11 pm Vehicle Accident with injuries; 1900 block of W. Main St., Clay Twp.


   


 

Incident Recap - September 15 - October 7

Tuesday, October 8, 2013  RECENT INCIDENTS 


9/19 5:40 am Fire Police; Rt. 222 & Spur Rd., E. Cocalico Twp.-Assist Reamstown
In Service 4 hours


9/20 5:52 pm Vehicle Accident; Meadow Valley Rd. and Rt. 272, Ephrata Twp.-Assist Pioneer – Recalled


9/25 6:30 pm Standby; W. Main & Fulton Sts. Boro – Ephrata Parade
In service 3 hours


9/27 2:19 pm Vehicle Accident with entrapment; 1300 block Pleasantview Rd., Clay Twp. – Remove seat in one vehicle and a door on another


9/30 8:19 am Automatic Alarm; 25 Wissler Rd., Clay Twp. – False


9/30 5:29 pm Automatic Alarm; 25 Wissler Rd., Clay Twp. - False


10/1 3:46 pm Motorcycle Accident; Academy Dr. and W. Main St., Boro


10/1 5:50 pm Building Fire; 598 Trout Run Rd., Ephrata Twp. – smoke in building


10/2 7:28 am Vehicle Accident with entrapment; Lauber Rd. and Rt. 272
Assist W. Earl Fire Co. – Door removal


10/2 1:18 pm Grain Bin Fire; 44 N. 3rd St., Denver Borough-Assist Denver (see separate article and photos)


10/2 1:48 pm Vehicle Accident; 1060 S. State St., Boro – Assist Pioneer – Recalled


10/4 5:24 pm Cardiac Arrest, 510 W. Trout Run Rd., Ephrata Twp.


10/6 9:33 pm Apartment Building; 117 Meadow Valley Rd., Apartment 4, Ephrata Twp.
Unattended cooking created smoke condition


10/7 7:03 am Vehicle Accident; Market St. and Rettew Mill Rd., Ephrata Twp.


10/7 3:24 pm Vehicle Accident with entrapment, Newport and Cocalico Creek Rd.
Assist W. Earl Fire Co. – Door removal on mini-van


   


 

Grain Bin Fire

Wednesday, October 2, 2013  Engine 16-1 assisted the Denver Fire Co. on a grain bin fire at Gehman’s Feed Mill.  The elevated master stream on the Engine was used to assist in controlling the fire.  Lincoln firefighters were in service 4 ½ hours.


     



 

Incident Recap, September 3 - September 14

Thursday, September 19, 2013  Recent Incidents


9/4 4:28 pm Vehicle Accident; 1600 block of W. Main St., Boro
Pole down with road closure – In service 3 hrs.


9/6 10:45 am Automatic Alarm; 1307 Apple St., Boro – Accidental False


9/6 11:56 pm Vehicle Accident with entrapment; 295 Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp.
Extricate driver and passenger – Standby 2 ½ hrs.
One fatality


9/12 12:48 pm Oil Spill- 1 mile stretch of Rettew Mill Rd., Ephrata Twp.
Disposal truck ruptured hydraulic line – Assisted by Lancaster County
Haz Mat – In service 2 ½ hours


9/13 6:46 am Automatic Alarm; 258 Fieldcrest Lane, Ephrata Twp. – False


9/14 1:05 pm Vehicle Accident; W. Main St. and Wissler Rd., Clay Twp.
reported injury with fluid spill




   


 

Incident Recap, August 14 - September 2

Tuesday, September 3, 2013  RECENT INCIDENTS 


8/18 9:58 pm Mobile Home fire; Weidler Lane, Warwick Twp.


Assist Rothsville Fire Co.


8/19  7:21 pm Building Fire; 314 Spring Glen Rd., Ephrata Twp.


Assist Pioneer


8/19  8:33 pm Animal Rescue; 106 Park Ave., Boro 


Assist Pioneer – Young cat in a tree


8/22 2:58 am Barn Fire; 1136 E. Newport Rd., Warwick Twp. 


Assist Rothsville – in service 3 hours
Provided Rapid Intervention Team (RIT)


8/23 6:13 am Vehicle Accident; 900 block of Pleasantview Rd., Boro


With injury


8/25 3:06 am Medical Assist; 335 Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp. 


Assist EMS – Reported Cardiac Arrest


8/26 2:35 pm Vehicle Accident; Royer and Meadow Valley Rd., Ephrata Twp.


2 vehicles with injury


8/30 4:38 pm Kerosene Spill; Ridge Ave and E. Main St., Boro 


Fire Police assist


8/31 5:32 pm Dwelling Fire; 453 S. State St., Boro 


Assist Pioneer Fire Co. with extinguishment and RIT


9/1 7:23 pm Vehicle Accident; 100 block of Schoeneck Rd., Ephrata Twp.


3 vehicles with injury


9/2 7:47 am Cardiac Arrest; 1414 Apple St.


Assist EMS




   


 

Incident Recap, July 30 - August 13

Friday, August 16, 2013  LINCOLN FIRE CO. INCIDENTS

7/30 8:33 am Vehicle Accident; 1820 W. Main St., Clay Twp.
Reported injuries


7/30 11:05 pm Cardiac Arrest; 2078 W. Main St., Clay Twp.
Assist EMS


8/1 2:09 pm Vehicle Accident; W. Main St. and Wood Corner Rd., Clay Twp.


8/6 1:26 pm Vehicle Accident; 1900 block of W. Main St., Clay Twp.
5 injuries


8/8 6:20 pm Search Detail; Pumping Station Rd., Elizabeth Twp.-
Assist Brickerville


8/9 8:16 pm Vehicle Accident-Entrapment; Pointview Ave and Parkview Heights Rd.
Car into building - Assist Pioneer


8/9 8:52 pm Dwelling Fire; 22 Lake St., Boro-Assist Pioneer


8/10 4:46 pm Cardiac Arrest; 130 S. Academy Dr., Boro-Assist EMS


8/11 10:45 pm Transformer Fire; Grandview Dr., Boro - Weather related


8/13 3:28 pm Water Rescue; Rothsville and Cocalico Rds., Warwick Twp.
Assist Rothsville - canceled enroute




   


 
 
 

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