News Headlines
Mon. Jan 14th 2019
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Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his both his Proboard/IFSAC Firefighter II and National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certifications!
Thu. Aug 23rd 2018
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Members from Station 145 took the Engine to the Elizabeth boat launch, where we practiced pump operations with other area fire departments. We got to familiarize ourselves with aerial master streams, ...
Tue. Apr 17th 2018
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Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his Proboard/IFSAC Fire Service Instructor 1 certification!
Thu. Apr 5th 2018
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Station 145 recently took delivery of a Plymovent diesel exhaust system for the fire garage. Whenever any of our apparatus are turned on, the system automatically kicks in and removes harmful diesel e...
Tue. Mar 27th 2018
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Members from Buena Vista VFC concluded an Engine Company Operations class held at the Westmoreland County Community College Public Safety Training Center, where we practiced fire attack and hoseline a...
Call History
Physical Rescue / Assist - Forward Township
Sun. Jan 26th 2014

16:57  Station-145 was activated for a Physical Rescue / Assist at Pangburn Hollow Rd. & Saddlers Hollow Rd. in Forward Township for an individual injured in a sledding accident.  Squad-145 with S.O.V.-145 responded to assist.  Chief-139 arrived on scene and reported one male patient with neck pain.  Chief-139 advised the terrain was inaccessible by any A.T.V.  Squad-145 / S.O.V.-145 arrived with support personnel to assist a rope rigging rescue.  Chief-139 coordinated the rope rescue set up and the patient was extricated from the terrain and transferred to the Medic Unit on scene.  All units were then cleared.

Units on scene:  Rescue-139, Q.R.S.-139, Squad-139, Engine-155, Engine-154, S.O.V.-155, Squad-145, S.O.V.-145

200 entries in the Call History

200 entries in the Call History


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