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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 ...
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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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