Dec
14
2014

SANTA’S COMING TO PROGRESS

Santa Route Pic 2014
The Annual Santa Run will occur around our first due area on Saturday December 20th, 2014. Check the listing to see what time Santa will be in your area and look for these signs to see where Santa will be stopping.
Dec
9
2014

NOVEMBER STATS

For the month of November we answered 64 calls. Saturday was the busiest day. Members also participated in 321 hours of training, including a FF1 Certification, Haz Mat Incident Command, Ropes and Truck rider class.
Nov
12
2014

TOWER AND WAGON RUN HOUSE FIRE IN 37 BOX

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Just before 1pm today Box 37-1 was dispatched for a House Fire on Green St. Pd quickly arrived and confirmed a working fire. The Tower with 6 and Wagon with 7 arrived as the first due truck and 2nd due engine. Engine 37 arrived with its own water and went to work knocking the fire.
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Nov
11
2014

ACCIDENT WITH A DOOR POP ON UNION DEPOSIT RD

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Earlier this afternoon the Rescue-Engine and Chief 2 were dispatched for an Accident with Injuries in the 32-1 Box on Union Deposit Rd. The police department arrived and advised of 1 trapped. The Rescue-Engine crew performed a door pop to gain access and assisted EMS with patient packaging before clearing.
Nov
11
2014

EARLY MORNING 1ST DUE BOX ALARM

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Just before 7am this morning, Units from Progress and mutual aid were dispatch to Box 32-2 on N 36th Street for smoke in a house. Engine 32 arrived with its own water and had some smoke showing from Side Charlie. Crews from Engine, Rescue-Engine, and Tower 32 investigated a smoke condition throughout the house while
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Nov
8
2014

WAGON 2ND DUE ENGINE ON PAXTONIA BOX

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Engine 32 is currently operating on the scene of a house fire in Lower Paxton Twp. company 34′s first due. Engine 32 arrived as the 2nd Engine Company and picked up 34′s split lay and sent its manpower forward. Command advised 2 lines operating and just marked control.
Nov
4
2014

TRUCK CLASS GOES OVER HAUL SYSTEMS

The Units from Progress along with Squad 34 are currently on the air for tonight’s training in Ropes as a part of the Truck Rider Qualifications. Members worked different scenarios and built a 4:1 haul system using the tower ladder to extricate a victim from the 4th floor.
Nov
1
2014

RESCUE-ENGINE AND TOWER ON 49 BOX BUILDING FIRE

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Overnight the Rescue-Engine responded to a 49 box in Swatara Twp for a reported building fire on Paxton St. Engine 32-1 arrived and laid from a secondary water source and took a position in the rear alley. The crew from the Engine deployed a 2 1/2 inch line in Side A and found heavy fire
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Oct
29
2014

WAGON RUNS BARN FIRE

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Today just before lunch time the Engine Company was dispatched mutual aid to assist with a Barn Fire endangering other structures to include a house in Londonderry Twp. Company 54′s first due. The Wagon responded with 5 and arrived to assisted with overhaul and fire suppresion before being released.  Thanks to the brothers from E-town Fire
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Oct
23
2014

FIRST DUE KITCHEN FIRE

Box 32-2 was dispatched for a Kitchen Fire on Ridgeway Rd. Chief 32-1 arrived with nothing evident from Side A. Engine 32-1 arrived and took the hydrant at the address and assumed the 1st due Engine Assignment. Engine 30 arrived just ahead of Engine 32-1 pulled passed the address and crew started to hold the
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