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12/8/2021 VEHICLE CRASH WITH INJURIES, 567 RT 100, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the entrance of the Walmart on Rt 100 at 1819 hours for a three vehicle crash unknown injuries blocking the roadway. On arrival crews found there were two vehicles and one driver was reporting injuries. Fire Police from BAF&R, Eastern Berks Fire and Gilbertsville Fire ...
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12/5/2021 VEHICLE CRASH OVER EMBANKMENT, 1335 DOUGLASS DRIVE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of Spruce Drive for a one vehicle crash with an elderly male lying along the roadway. Fire Commissioner 95 and Captain 95-2 arrived on location as Douglass Police recalled Fire Services they remained on scene and assisted Boyertown Ambulance and Douglass Police. Both ...
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11/23/2021 TWO VEHICLE CRASH WITH ROLLOVER, 146 W. PHILADELPHIA AVENUE, BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched to a two vehicle crash with rollover in the area of 146 W. Philadelphia Avenue at 1656 hours. Crews arrived and stabilized the vehicles, controlled fluid leaks and assisted Boyertown Ambulance with patients as needed. Crews then cleaned up debris and fluids and assisted Berksmont Towing ...
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11/20/2021 DUMPSTER FIRE, 60 S. READING AVENUE, WARWICK APARTMENTS, BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched to the Warwick Apartments at 1739 hours across the street from the Warwick Street Station for a dumpster fire for the third time this year. Crews quickly extinguished the fire and worked with Police from Eastern Berks Regional Police to try to identify possible suspects in ...
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11/13/2021 MUTUAL AID STRUCTURE FIRE, 343 CONRAD ROAD, HEREFORD

Company 95 was dispatched at 1023 hours for Ladder 95 and Engine 95 for a 2nd alarm structure fire at the Buddhist Society of Philadelphia camp on Conrad Road in Hereford Township. At 1025 hours Company 95 was again dispatched now for a 3rd alarm structure fire at the facility, ...
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11/10/2021 TWO VEHICLE CRASH FLUIDS AND DEBRIS, READING AVENUE & DOUGLASS DRIVE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched to the intersection of Reading Avenue and Douglass Drive at 0941 hours for a two vehicle crash with fluid and debris in the roadway. On arrival crews found that the fluid was a diesel fuel tank on a dump truck that was struck. Crews evaluated both ...
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11/1/2021 TRAINING WITH NEIGHBORING COMPANIES CONTINUES, BALLY

On Monday November 1, 2021 BAF&R traveled to Bally to train with Eastern Berks Fire on numerous firefighting drills in a vacant home they were granted permission to use for training. Hose line advancement, RIT operations and search were conducted in the house filled with smoke. We have a great ...
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