Fire calls

Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company
March, 2021 Calls

Incident

ASSIST CALL – Mar. 3rd at 117 Millway Road for an assist to Akron Fire Co. on a dwelling fire.  2 engines, duty vehicle, 14 fire personnel responded, traveled 3.2 miles and we were in service 2 hours and 34 minutes.  

DWELLING FIRE – Mar. 6th at 2145 Main Street for a chimney or furnace malfunction fire, CO detectors going off in basement.  2 engines, duty vehicle, ambulance 24-1, truck 2-5 (cancelled), 20 fire personnel responded, traveled 1 mile and we were in service 23 minutes.

ASSIST CALL – Mar. 9th at 478 Marlene Way for an assist to West Earl Fire Co. on a dwelling fire, fire out and want to cancel.  1 engine, duty vehicle, 11 fire personnel responded, traveled no miles and we were in service 4 minutes.

BRUSH FIRE – Mar. 13th at 541 E. Woods Drive for a control burn that got out of control and was getting close to the dwelling.  2 engines, duty vehicle, 16 fire personnel responded, traveled 5.2 miles and we were in service 33 minutes.

ASSIST CALL – Mar. 15th at 4 Wentling Lane for an assist to Rothsville Vol. Fire Co. Amb. 24-1 but we were cancelled while in station.  Chief’s vehicle, 6 fire personnel responded, traveled no miles and we were in service 4 minutes.

ASSIST CALL – Mar. 16th at 250 Royer Road for an assist to Akron Fire Co. on an outbuilding fire and not the barn.  2 engines, duty vehicle, 12 fire personnel, responded, traveled 6 miles and we were in service 1 hour.

VEHICLE ACCIDENT – Mar. 16th at 1453 E. Newport Road involving 2 vehicles with 1 of the vehicles leaving the scene and headed towards Brownstown.  Occupant of the vehicle on the scene was laying on the roadside but is up and walking around.  2 engines, squad 24-1, duty vehicle, Rothsville Vol. Fire Co. Amb. 24-1, 13 fire personnel responded, traveled 2 miles and we were in service 43 minutes.

ASSIST CHIMNEY FIRE – Mar. 17th at 28 Crestview Drive for an assist to Akron Fire Co. on a chimney fire.  1 engine, 14 fire personnel responded, traveled 4.6 miles and we were in service 50 minutes.

ASSIST OUTBUILDING FIRE – Mar. 23rd at 727 Rettew Mill Road for an assist to Lincoln Fire Co. on an outbuilding fire.  1 engine, 4 fire personnel responded, traveled 7.5 miles and we were in service 52 minutes.

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The Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company responded to 9 incidents for the month of March.  Responding to those calls were 115 fire personnel, responded, traveled 29.5 miles, and we were in service 7 hours and 05 minutes.

The Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company Ambulance responded to 103 calls, 192 personnel responding to the calls, traveled 982 miles and we were in service 51.6 hours.

Total calls for the Rothsville Volunteer Fire Company was 112 for the month of March.