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5/16/2022 VEHICLE CRASH WITH INJURIES, RT 100 AT WALMART, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to 567 Rt 100 at the traffic light for a two vehicle crash with injuries at 1626 hours. On location crews assisted EMS from Gilbertsville Ambulance with patient evaluation and care, while other crew members opened the hood of the other vehicle that was smoking from ...
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5/13/2022 VEHICLE INTO MAILBOXES AND TREES, UNK. INJURIES, 275 MILL STREET, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of 275 Mill Street for a vehicle int the trees after running over mailboxes at 1929 hours. On arrival Crews found a service truck over the embankment into the trees on the S curve in the 200 block of Mill Street. The occupant ...
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5/9/2022 BRUSH FIRE, 151 RED SHALE DRIVE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched to 151 Red Shale Drive for a controlled burn that was out of control at at 1514 hours. On arrival crews observed a large smoke cloud over the area and a field behind the residence was burning, the homeowner was working at extinguishing the fire. Crews ...
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5/7/2022 VEHICLE CRASH WITH INJURIES, 2289 FARMINGTON AVENUE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched to the the area of 2289 Farmington Avenue at 0931 hours for a vehicle into the bridge with injuries. On arrival crews assisted EMS from Boyertown Ambulance with patient care and confirmed there was no fire as originally reported. Crews assisted Douglassville Auto Body with removal ...
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5/6/2022 VEHICLE INTO BUILDING, STRUCTURAL EVALUATION, WASHINGTON ST. , BOYERTOWN

May 6, 2022 At 0709 hours Eastern Berks Regional Police requested a Fire Officer respond to North Washington and East 4th Street in the Borough of Boyertown to check a structure that had been struck as a result of an accident with no injuries. Chief 95 and Captain 95-2 arrived and had ...
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5/5/2022 COMMERCIAL BUILDING FIRE, MUTUAL AID, BALLY BLOCK, BALLY BOROUGH

Company 95 was dispatched at 0811 hours for a reported fire in a saw dust collection  hopper at Bally Block on Walnut Street in Bally. Eastern Berks Fire & Rescue Chief 97 had Command and wanted Ladder 95 and Tower 65 to assist with checking the system to assure that ...
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5/3/2022 STRUCTURE FIRE MUTUAL AID, 1239 POWDER MILL HOLLOW ROAD, EARL TOWNSHIP

Company 95 was dispatched for a Structure Fire at 1823 hours located at 1239 Powder Mill Hollow Road in Earl Township. On arrival crews found that the left side of the house or B side was fully engulfed and flames were through the roof. Assistant 19 had command, Captain 95 ...
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