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OCTOBER 2021, AMERICAN RED CROSS HOME FIRE CAMPAIGN, BOYERTOWN

Home fires claim seven lives every day, together we can change that. We’ve joined the American Red Cross in installing smoke alarms and delivering fire prevention information in homes across our area. We know that working smoke alarms can decrease the risk of a home fire death by 50% and ...
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9/16/2021 TREE ON WIRES BURNING, 341 ENGLESVILLE ROAD, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of 341 Englesville Road for a tree down on power lines burning at 1130 hours. On arrival crews found a tree laying on the power lines with smoke coming from the tree. Met Ed was notified and the scene was turned over to ...
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9/12/2021, TWO VEHICLE CRASH WITH INJURIES, N READING AVENUE AND UNGER LANE, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of N. Reading Avenue and Unger Lane for another two vehicle crash with injuries at 1142 hours responding directly from the previous crash on Rt 100. Crews stabilized the vehicles and powered them down while other took care of the patient until EMS ...
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9/12/2021, TWO VEHICLE CRASH UNKNOWN INJURIES, 820 N ROUTE 100, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of 820 N Rt 100 for a truck vs a car unknown injuries at 1104 hours. On arrival crews found there were no injuries and Boyertown Ambulance evaluated all occupants and confirmed everyone was okay. Crews stabilized the vehicles and determined they could ...
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9/12/2021 TWO VEHICLE CRASH WITH FIRE, N. READING AVENUE AND UNGER LANE, COLEBROOKDALE

Company 95 was dispatched to the intersection of N Reading Avenue and Unger Lane for a two vehicle crash with possible fire, one car blocking and one car in a yard at 0945 hours. On arrival crews found no fire and stabilized the vehicles and powered them down. Crews assisted ...
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9/12/2021 VEHICLE VS POLE WITH INJURIES, 507 E PHILADELPHIA AVENUE, BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched to the area of 507 E Philadelphia Avenue at 0646 hours for a vehicle into a pole with injuries and possible fire. On arrival crews found that the smoke was from airbags, no fire found. Crews assisted Boyertown Ambulance with the patient and stabilized the vehicle ...
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9/11/2021 TRACTORS IN THE PARK, BOYERTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, BOYERTOWN PARK, BOYERTOWN

The Boyertown Historical Society held a Tractors in the Park event on Saturday and BAF&R was asked to fly the American Flag over the entrance which we did with Ladder 95. Numerous attendees stopped by Ladder 95 to see the truck including Chase from the Paw Patrol. Many of the ...
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