Chimney Fire in Monroe Twp.

November 16th, 2014

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November 16, 2014 UAFD was called to assist with a Chimney Fire in Monroe Twp along the 200 block of Oak Grove Ct.   Truck 23 and Tanker 23 were called out of Upper Allen FD.  Both responded full of manpower and arrived on scene to assist.  Truck 23 was put in service upon arrival and Tanker 23 was staged. Truck 23 crew went to roof to inspect the chimney and drop chains.  Tanker 23 was released form the scene to go on 2nd call in Monroe Twp  another Chimney Fire.   Both Tanker and Truck returned to station after about 1.5 hours on both calls.

RIT Call for Working Fire in Hampden Twp

November 15th, 2014

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November, 15 2014  UAFD was called for RIT to assist with a working fire in Hampden Twp.  Squad 23 responded with (6) six firefighters to perform RIT operations.  Crew were sent to the parking lot of the Members 1st next to the fire along the 3600 block of the Carlisle Pike.  RIT was not called into service  and Squad returned after about 2 hrs on scene.

UAFD Thank’s all Veterans for Protecting our Freedoms!

November 11th, 2014

Veterans Day

With our hearts filled with gratitude and eyes filled with tears, we thank all you brave men and women who sacrificed so much, so that we could have a better life and a country to call home. Today is the day to salute all those who have given up their lives for the sake of the country. Let us, in unison, promise to be responsible citizens for the betterment of our country.

Let us remember all the sacrifices made my our military so that we could have a safer life. No amount of appreciation will be sufficient enough to honor them. Let us just pray for them and their families.

Thank you so much. Happy Veteran’s day.

Mattress on Highway Causes Injury’s in Auto Accident

November 11th, 2014

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November 9th, 2014 at about 6:30 PM, the Upper Allen Fire Department  responded to a crash involving an overturned vehicle in the northbound travel lanes of US Route 15 near Grantham Road. Chief 23 arrived with Rescue 64 and advised other units to come South in the North lanes to access the scene.  Four of the five occupants of the vehicle were injured and transported by Holy Spirt  EMS to Hershey Medical Center for treatment; two of the injured passengers were minors. UAFD were assisted at the scene by  Upper Allen PD, Carroll Township PD, Monaghan Twp. Fire Department and Dillsburg Fire Department.

Deer Involved in Accident on Rt. 15 South

November 11th, 2014

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November, 7 2014  UAFD was called to Rt.15 S and MM 387 (Cumberland Parkway Exit) fora  accident involving a deer.  Chief 223 arrived on scene and asked for units to use ramp to Rt. 15 S from Cumberland Parkway.  Crew from Squad we assisted with Patient Care of a single patient involved in the accident.  The scene was cleared up after about 30 minutes on scene.