Fire calls

Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company
February, 2022 Calls

Incident

AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM (Residential) – February 4th at 4 Julie Terrace for a smoke alarm that the Chief handled the call.  Chief vehicle, 12 fire personnel responded, traveled 4 miles and we were in service 9 minutes.

PUBLIC SERVICE – RESIDENTIAL FLOODING – February 6th at 2145 Main Street for a broken water pipe in basement, they need help to shut off water.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 9 fire personnel responded, traveled 1 mile and we were in service 21 minutes. 

DWELLING FIRE (WORKING FIRE) – February 9th at 317 Meadow Valley Road for a working dwelling fire.  2 engines, duty vehicle, 21 fire personnel responded, traveled 4.5 miles and we were in service 2 hours and 46 minutes.  Assisted by Engines 12-1, 12-2, 25-1, 29-1, 35-1, Squad 12-1, Tankers 22, 29, Traffic 29, and Truck 25.  

ASSISTED STATION 25 – February 9th at 9 S. Spruce Street for a dwelling fire but we were recalled due to there was no fire.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 18 fire personnel responded, traveled .5 mile and we were in service 4 minutes.  

ASSISTED PSP FIRE MARSHAL – February 10th at 317 Meadow Valley Road to assist PSP Fire Marshal in his investigation of dwelling fire.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 13 fire personnel responded, traveled 4.5 mile and we were in service 32 minutes. 

PUBLIC SERVICE – February 13th at 737 E. Millport Road for a dog into creek and someone jumped into creek and got the dog out, no fire company services needed.  1 engine, 12 fire personnel responded, traveled no miles and we were in service 5 minutes.

ASSISTED STATION 25 – February 18th at 10 Sturgis Lane for a building fire but we were recalled while responding.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 11 fire personnel responded, traveled 1 mile and we were in service 6 minutes.

ASSISTED STATION 25 – February 19th at 300 W. Lemon Street for a building fire but we were recalled while responding.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 10 fire personnel responded, traveled 8 miles and we were in service 12 minutes.

ASSISTED STATION 22 – February 21st at 1201 Furnace Hills Pike for a mobile home fire but we were recalled while responding.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 8 fire personnel responded, traveled 6 miles and we were in service 12 minutes.

ASSISTED STATION 25 – February 24th at 23 N. Broad Street for a commercial industrial fire, cardboard outside building but we were recalled in station.   1 engine, duty vehicle, 7 fire personnel responded, traveled no mile and we were in service 4 minutes.

TRASH FIRE – February 24th at 262 Meadow Valley Road for something on the roadway that is burning, larger than a football.  2 engines, duty vehicle, 14 fire personnel responded, traveled 2 miles and we were in service 15 minutes.

AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM – February 27th at 125 Millwyck Road for a 1st floor smoke detector, zone 24 and nothing showing from exterior per A/C 24.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 7 fire personnel responded, traveled 3.5 miles and we were in service 9 minutes.

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The Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company responded to 12 incidents for the month of February, 142 fire personnel responding to these calls, we traveled 35 miles, and we were in service 4 hours and 55 minutes.

The Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company Ambulance responded to 99 calls, 163 personnel responding to the calls, traveled 1,010 miles and we were in service 70.9 hours.

Total calls for the Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company was 111 for the month of February.