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5/2/2022 VEHICLE INTO HOME WITH STRUCTURAL DAMAGE, 126 NICOLE WAY. SPRING TOWNSHIP

At 1800 hours Collapse 95 was dispatched to 126 Nicole Way in Spring Township for structural damage to a home after a vehicle hit the house. Spring Fire Company requested assistance from the Collapse Team after initial evaluation of the structure. The Spring Fire Company was formerly a part of ...
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April 18, 2022 RAILCAR FIRE, COLEBROOKDALE RAILROAD , BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched to the Colebrookdale Railroad yard for a Railcar fire at 0840 hours. On arrival crews found smoke coming from the corner of the railcar and a Railroad member had knocked down the fire with an extinguisher. There was still fire under the floor burning the original ...
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4/9/2022 OUTSTANDING FIRST RESPONDER CONGRATULATIONS ASSISTANT CHIEF CODY WHITFIELD, EARL FIRE COMPANY

Saturday evening April 9, 2022 the 68th annual Citizen of the Year Celebration was held at the Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles where Cody Whitfield, Assistant 19 was honored for his service to the Boyertown Community as a firefighter. Cody started his career in the Fire Service at a very ...
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4/7/2022 BUILDING COLLAPSE, 1212 E. MAIN STREET , UNION TOWNSHIP

At 1941 hours Station 95 Special Operations  Division was requested by Company 7, Birdsboro-Union Fire, to assist a partial structural collapse in the 1200 block of East Main Street in Union Township. Collapse 95, Collapse 95-1, Utility 95 with the lumber trailer and Traffic 95 with 16 personnel made the ...
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RICH KUSER MEMORIAL SERVICE SATURDAY APRIL 16, 2022

On Saturday April 16, 2022 at 1000 hours Boyertown Area Fire & Rescue will honor the memory of Rich Kuser who passed away on February 4, 2022. BAF&R with the family and other local fire companies will line up at the OTT Funeral Home and pick up Rich's remains and ...
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3/30/2022 VEHICLE CRASH WITH INJURIES, 1179 READING AVENUE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of 1179 Reading Avenue for a two vehicle crash with injuries, on location crews checked on the occupants and assisted Boyertown Ambulance as needed and stopped fluids on the highway that were leaking from the one vehicle and cleaned up debris then assisted ...
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3/24/2022, STRUCTURE FIRE, CHIMNEY FIRE, 272 S. IRONSTONE DRIVE, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to 272 S. Ironstone Drive at 0641 hours for a report of flames from the chimney. Assistant 19 was driving past the residence and reported the fire to Berks County DES and he was able to awaken the resident and get him out of the house. ...
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