14:41 Station-145 was activated for a report of possible smoke coming from a Commercial Structure at Happy Hollow Rd. and Park Ave. in the Blaine Hill section of Elizabeth Township. Station-145 acknowledged the call as 142-Chief reported it to be a controlled burn at the address. All units were cleared.
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At 0338 Station 145 was dispatched for a structure fire at the Buena Vista VFC Community Pool. Upon arrival, the pool's the bath house was fully involved. 145 Engine arrived first and crews got a quick knock down on the fire. The Allegheny County Fire Marshal's office investigated the fire as suspicious. Later that day, two 13-year old boys confessed to setting the blaze and were charged.Units on scene: 145, 140, 142, 147, 183, 184, 299, WM11, ACFMCommand: 145 Chief
At 1130 this morning, Station 145 was dispatched to a vehicle rollover at Greenock Buena Vista Road and Wildcat Road in Elizabeth Township. 145 Chief arrived and reported that the vehicle was on fire, and 145 Engine arrived shortly thereafter and stretched a line. The occupants of the vehicle were later found safe, and the fire was extinguished. Assisting on the call were 147 Engine and 147 Rescue (Central VFC) and 140 Rescue (Elizabeth Township FD).
Shortly before 10AM, Station 145 was dispatched for a residential fire alarm that was almost immediately reported false. While members were still in station, Station 145 was alerted for a motor vehicle accident with injuries near Swiss Alpine Village on Scenery Drive. 145 Engine went en route with 7 personnel 3 minutes after dispatch. 147 Rescue arrived on scene and tended to the patients, while 145 Engine diverted traffic away from the scene.
At 0935 this morning, Station 145 was alerted for a residential structure fire on Industry Road in Elizabeth Township. 145 Engine arrived on scene and began fire attack with 147 Engine who arrived shortly after. Crews worked on scene for over 4 hours, and were able to get the fire under control. No injuries were reported.Command: 145 ChiefUnits operating on scene: 145, 147, 140, 142, 200, 299, WM11, ACFMUnits on standby: 139, 184, 286
This afternoon, Station 145 was dispatched along with Station 147 (Central) and Station 140 (Elizabeth Township) for a single vehicle crash near Butlers Golf Course on Rock Run Road. 145 Assistant arrived on scene first to report negative entrapment, and only one patient with minor injuries. Crews from 147 Rescue and 145 Engine assisted with hazard mitigation and traffic control.
While crews from Stations 140 (Elizabeth Township), 147 (Central), WM11 (Sutersville), WM800 (Westmoreland County HAZMAT) and 440 (Allegheny County HAZMAT Red Team) were operating at a vehicle rollover with entrapment, Station 145 was dispatched for a landing zone detail at Elizabeth Forward Middle School. 145 Engine set up and landed a STAT Medevac helicopter, and Southeast Regional EMS transported the patient from the scene to the waiting helicopter.
On Tuesday night after wrapping up training, Firefighter Tony Lykins was headed home when he noticed a house on fire on Industry Road. He returned to the station and alerted other members. 145 Engine went en route and alerted County 911 from the scene. Our first alarm assignment was dispatched and crews from Stations 140 (Elizabeth Township), 147 (Central), and 299 (White Oak) got a quick knock on the fire. Stand-by coverage for the township was provided by Stations 142 (Blaine Hill), 184 ...
13:26 Station 145 was alerted for a residential structure fire at 545 Wolfe Drive in Elizabeth Township. 142 Truck quickly arrived on scene, and interior crews put a quick knock down on the fire. Engine 145 responded with 6 volunteers, and assisted the other Elizabeth Township companies with fire suppression. Crews were on scene for approximately 6 hours, dousing hot spots and assisting the Allegheny County Fire Marshal. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Command: 147 ...
23:41 Station 145 was dispatched to assist Station 147 (Central) with a commercial structure fire at the Elizabeth Township municipal garage. A police officer in the nearby station heard an explosion and reported it to Allegheny County 911. Engine 147 arrived on scene and quickly knocked down the fire, holding it to one vehicle inside the garage. Engine 145 arrived on scene and provided a water supply to Engine 147. Units were cleared from the scene by 0145, and the Allegheny Coun...
23:08 Station 145 along with Station 139 (Elizabeth Boro) was dispatched for a call of a car in the river at the Buena Vista boat launch, which drew a full house response. Engine 145 arrived on scene and discovered that there were no occupants in the car.The car was towed out of the water by ESU 145 and claimed by the owner.
15:06 Station 145 was dispatched to assist Station 147 (Central) and 140-4 (Greenock) with a vehicle into a structure at the First Commonwealth Bank on Rock Run Road. The driver of the vehicle slipped off the brake and crashed into the side of the building, trapping her leg in the process. Chief 145 went direct to the scene and crews helped remove the woman from the car.
19:42 Station 145 (Buena Vista) was dispatched to assist Station 147 (Central) and police with a search detail for a missing 13 year old autistic male in Round Hill park. 145 SQ and SOV responded to the Blue Grass Grove with 4 and reported to Command (147 Chief- Walter). SOV 145 was tasked with conducting a search in the area of the Spray park, while 147 AV1 and AV2 searched near the woods on Round Hill Road. The child was found safe near the Azalea Grove by S...
15:35 Station 145 was alerted to respond with Station 147 (Central) and Station 140-4 (Greenock) for a smell of natural gas outside a residence on Karen Drive in Elizabeth Township. Crews were digging near the street and struck a gas line. Engine 145 responded and stood by at the hydrant. People's gas was alerted and all units cleared without incident.
17:09 Station-145 was activated for a possible Chimney Fire at the 600 block of Pineview Dr. in Elizabeth Township. Engine-145 initially responded toward the incident, but was diverted to the 1500 block of Fallen Timber Rd. in the township for a Residential Fire Alarm. Engine-145 was en route with three and cancelled by 143-Deputy prior to arriving on scene.
10:14 Station-145 was activated for a possible Chimney Fire / Dwelling Fire on Pineview Drive in Elizabeth Township. Squad-145 responded directly to the scene, from class in 184 district. The fire was reportedly extinguished by the home owner. 145 units were cleared by 143-Command.
13:03 Station-145 was activated for a Medic Assist / Lift Assist on Middlesex Drive in the Mt. Vernon area of Elizabeth Township. 145-Engineer responded direct to the scene. Medics cleared with a patient refusal. All units cleared.
14:26 Station-145 was activated for a malfunctioning furnace / wood burning stove on Pineview Dr. in Elizabeth Township. Engine-145 called in with 3. 143 Assistant went direct to the scene reporting nothing showing from the exterior. After investigation, the alarm was held to Engine-142 and Engine-147. All other units were canceled.
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 coor...
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