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10/7/2021 GILBERTSVILLE FIRE PREVENTION EXPO, GILBERTSVILLE SHOPPING CENTER, GILBERTSVILLE

BAF&R sent a crew with Ladder 95 to the annual fire prevention expo hosted by Gilbertsville Fire & Rescue in front of the Weiss supermarket in Gilbertsville. The crew handed out children's fire hats and let children have their picture taken on Ladder 95. Everyone had a good time and ...
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10/4/2021 TWO VEHICLE CRASH, UNGER LANE & NORTH READING AVENUE, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the intersection of North Reading Avenue and Unger Lane at 1028 hours for a two vehicle crash with unknown injuries. On arrival crews were advised there were no injuries but there was debris and fluids on the roadway and one vehicle had to be towed. ...
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10/2/2021 DOUGLASS COMMUNITY DAYS 1068 DOUGLASS DRIVE, DOUGLASS

On Saturday October 2, 2021 the Company was requested by Douglass Township to attend their Community Day where they setup games and displays for the township residents to attend and see what is happening within the Township. Ladder 95 with three personnel attended the setup to show the apparatus and ...
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9/25/2021 STRUCTURE FIRE MUTUAL AID “RIT” 89 MORAVIAN SCHOOL ROAD, OLEY

At 01:04 hours Company 95 was dispatched on the initial structure assignment as the Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) to assist Company 5, Oley Fire Company, with a possible house fire in the unit block of Moravian School Road in Oley Township. The caller was reporting that the house was filling ...
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9/22/2021 VEHICLE FIRE, 45 N. READING AVENUE, BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched to the parking lot of St. John's Church for a vehicle with smoke coming from under the hood at 1551 hours. On arrival crews found the engine compartment was fully engulphed in flames. Crews pulled a line and extinguished the fire under the hood and inside ...
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9/22/2021 TWO VEHICLE CRASH, E. PHILADELPHIA AVENUE & BERKS STREET. BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched to the intersection of E. Philadelphia Avenue and Berks Street for a two vehicle crash with injuries at 1154 hours. On arrival crews found that the occupants were not injured just shaken up and Boyertown Ambulance evaluated the occupants to make sure there were no injuries. ...
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9/20/2021 TWO VEHICLE CRASH, READING AVENUE AND EDGEHILL ROAD, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of Reading Avenue and Edgehill Road for a crash with unknown injuries at 1739 hours. On arrival crews found the vehicles were moved into the parking lot of the Plaza Azteca Restaurant. Both parties involved said they were not injured and the one truck ...
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