Congratulations

November 13th, 2019

Last night at the Department meeting the 3 Chiefs issued FF Andy Sherman his black helmet. He has completed his interior firefighter course and he is now qualified to enter a burning building.

Good work Andy!!!

Cookies with Santa

November 12th, 2019

December 14, 2019 10:00am-12:00pm

Bring the kiddos out to the firehouse as Santa will be arriving on a firetruck around 10 am to see them, and the elves are bringing cookies!

Transfer to 2nd Alarm Fire in East Pennsboro

November 12th, 2019

UAFD was called out at 3:48 am on Tuesday, November 12th to assist with a two alarm fire.  Engine 23 was first called to transfer to station 17-2 (Creekside) to standby as crews were working on the scene of the fire. Engine 23 just arrived to the transfer station as we were called to the scene to assist with manpower.  The crew of 3 on Engine 23 went to the scene at 213 Clay St. in East Pennsboro.  Crew from the Engine helped with overhaul and with some tasks at the scene.  The Engine was completed with work and sent back to Upper Allen around 5:45 am.  Crews from Engine cleaned all the equipment used and washed apparatus and returned it for service and left station around 6:30 am.

       

Tractor Trailer Fire

November 6th, 2019

On Wednesday, November 6 2019 at 1:31am Upper Allen Twp. FD along with New Kingstown  #33 and Union #41 Carlisle were dispatched to PA Turnpike I76 MM 235.2 for a reported tractor trailer fire.  Ambulance from Geisinger arrived to report a fully involved trailer.  Squad 23 arrived and deployed an attack line with Capt. Zach Shumberger and FF Andy Sherman extinguishing the fire.  Engine 33, Tanker 41 and Tanker 23 all assisted on scene.  Units remained on scene for about 45 minutes.  Great work by all departments and firefighters!

 

   

 

Training 11-5-19

November 6th, 2019

Tonight members did apparatus equipment familiarization for training.  Lead by Chief 123 members were asked to locate equipment and explain the use and how it operates.  Very good training for new firefighters and great review for some “Seasoned” firefighters.