This morning around 0830, Cetronia and mutual aid were dispatched to the 4000 blk of Chew Steet in Cetronia for a chimney fire. Chief 303 immediately arrived and reported normal conditions from the ou...
Around 1930 Engine 311 was dispatched with stations 56, 8, 25, and 62 to a local trucking company for a report of smoke in the building. Chief 301, Asst Chief 302, and Engine 311 w/4 made the responce while leaving another crew back at station.
Starting the month of June off with a bang, Cetronia ran four calls today. An early morning Elevator Rescue, an animal rescue in the early afternoon, a vehicle accident in the early evening, and a commercial fire alarm to cap off the day.
At 0852 this morning Engine 312, Rescue 3041, Rescue 1141, and Cetronia Ambulance were dispatched to Broadway and 39th st in the village of Cetronia for a vehicle accident with rollover. Engine 312 arrived confirming no entrapment holding the assignment to station 3
Around 1430 Engine 312, Rescue 1141, and Cetronia EMS were dispatched to Rt22 east bound just east of Rt309 for a vehicle accident with rescue. EMS arrived first confirming a fatality. Crews remained onscene for the coroner.
Engine 311 is the first arriving engine to a county housing facility reported to be on fire in the first due. Crews nosed into a hydrant and stretched a line finding a burnt up motor confirming no fire.
FIRST DUE- Engine 311 arrives first at a local hotel for the report of smoke in the building. Crews laid out 150' and ran the 350' 1 3/4". Tower 331 arrives as the first due special service and begins laddering the building.
Just after lunchtime, Engine 311 rolled on the report of a fire in a duplex apartment building in the 3800 block of Broadway in the greater Cetronia area. Upon arrival, crews found a light smoke condition within the residence from careless cooking and began ventilation.
At 0330 as the Engine and Chief were clearing a fire alarm at a local diner, a first due reported dwelling fire was coming in. Engine 311 laid-out 300' arriving with nothing showing and then stretched a pre-connect.
The Engine and Tower responded on the first alarm to this three alarm fire at Jiffy Lube in Salisbury Township. This photo shows the 331 OVM (Chief Heicklen) laddering the building with assistance from the Tower driver.
Early this morning, Chief, Engine, Squad and Fire Police responded to the 100 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard in the township for a vehicle into a utility pole in front of a residence. Upon arrival, it was observed that a small sedan had struck a cable pole and brought a transformer box down on...
Around 1415 house Engine 311 and Truck 331 were dispatched with company 31 (Western Salisbury) for a reported structure fire at Lehigh Valley Hospital 1200 S Cedarcrest BLVD. Truck 331 was the second arriving truck and quickly went into service.
Just after 0500, Engine 311 was dispatched to a report of an outside fire at the house to the rear of a residence located in the 300 block of N 40th Street in the village of Cetronia. Companies arrived to find a bed of mulch well involved along the side of a private dwelling.
Around 1430, Engine 311 was added on a tanker task force assigned to assist at a fully involved hotel fire at the Mineral Springs Hotel in Easton. 311 was assigned to cover Palmer Township Municipal Fire Department during the late afternoon fire.
Around 0530 hours on August 21, Rescue/Engine 312 was dispatched with 4 men to a tractor trailer fire assignment on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Crews quickly went into service and knocked down the wheel well based fire on the corn syrup truck.
On June 24 Cetronia responded with the Rescue/Engine to a car carrier fire. Located in the rear wheel well, the fire was quickly extinguished by 312's crew after a quick deployment of our bumper line and the company was made available shortly thereafter.
On June 8, Engine, Tower and Chief responded to a first due Kitchen fire on Glick Ave. in the township. Engine crew facilitated a quick knockdown and the residence was spared any additional damage with the fire being contained to the kitchen area.
Around 2300 hours Engine 311 was special called with company 30 (Lower Macungie) for a middle of the row townhouse on fire. Engine responded with 6 men and went right to work after arriving. Command requested to check both exposures and to start hooking some siding on side "Chalie".
Around 1800 hours Engine 312 and Engine 311 were dispatched to Eck rd in the first due for a reported SUV fire. Engine 312 responded in seconds with 3 volunteers along with Chief 301 being told by Lehigh County Radio that police are on location with a fully involved SUV fire.