January 29th, 2016
January 27, 2016 UAFD was dispatched to 2 Hemlock Dr. in the township for a reported kitchen fire. Chief 23 arrived on scene to find fire coming from Side “A” our the front door and tenant saying everyone is out. Engine 23 arrived and established water supply with hydrant on S. Maket St. Crew lead by Captain 23 (Kunkel) did the 360 and pulled 2 handline to side “A” and “C”. No firefighters injuries.
Chief 23 called for 2nd alarm due to the fact that it was long time for response of mutual aid. Truck 23 and Tanker 23 also assisted on scene.
Crews from 28,27,67,22,12,69,33,31 &13 all were on scene.
Thanks to our transfers of 13 & 36.
January 22nd, 2016
Due to the anticipated winter weather, a Snow Emergency has been declared in Upper Allen Township effective today, January 22nd at 7:00 PM and shall remain in effect until Sunday, January 24th at noon.
The Upper Allen Township Police would like to remind residents that it is unlawful to park or permit to be parked, any vehicle, on any street or alley, which is part of the Township maintained street system, upon the commencement of the snow emergency until the snow has been plowed.
Owners of vehicles that remain on the the Township streets during the snow emergency are subject to fine and the vehicles are subject to tow. Removing vehicles will expedite the snow removal process and reduce the risk of vehicles being damaged by snow removal equipment.
January 22nd, 2016
Friday, January 22 @ 3:10am UAFD was dispatched to the 500 blk of Geneva Dr in the township for a reported car fire. CCHQ advised Chief 23 that PD on scene with working fire. Squad 23 arrived with 4 personal and used 1 3/4″ line to extinguish the fire. Tanker 23 and Chief 123 worked water supply to the squad. One other vehicle parked next to the car also received minor damage. Crew worked on scene for about 40 minutes.
January 16th, 2016
UAFD responded to a multiple alarm apartment fire in the Borough of Mechanicsburg on January 15, 2016. First arriving units reported heavy fire and smoke showing. Residents were quickly evacuated and crews went to work, extinguishing the fire, avoiding extension into neighboring buildings.