News Headlines
Mon. Jan 14th 2019
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
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
Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his Proboard/IFSAC Fire Service Instructor 1 certification!
Thu. Apr 5th 2018
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
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
Commercial Fire - Elizabeth Township
Mon. Jan 8th 2018

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 County Fire Marshal is investigating. 

Command: 147 Chief (Walter)

Units Working: 147EN, 147RQ, 147SQ, 140TK, 140EN, 142TK, 142SQ, 145EN, 145ESU, 184TN2, 184SOV, 161RIT, ETPD, SER-EMS, ACFM

Station Fill: WM11 in Station 147

200 entries in the Call History

200 entries in the Call History

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