Engine 301 has arrived in the borough. Engine 301 will head back down to Glick fire equipment for tool mounting. Engine 301 is expected to be in service in mid October! Please check our Facebook page for frequent updates.
Congratulations to Gerald Sellers on 48 years of dedicated service to the Citizens Fire Company #1 of Penbrook and the Penbrook Community! Gerald is still very active with fundraisers, company meetings, and is our current Sergeant at Arms.
This afternoon, company 30 was dispatched to the intersection of Herr and 30th St for a reported vehicle fire. Engine 301 (FF Daniels) went responding a minute after dispatch and arrived shortly after with a working vehicle fire.
This afternoon around 1230 hrs, Harrisburg city units were dispatched to the area of the 1400 block of S 13th St. for a house fire. City units arrived with heavy fire in 4 houses and quickly struck the 2nd alarm with the 3rd alarm shortly after.
This morning around 0530 hrs, air 30 was dispatched as part of the 1st alarm assignment in Dauphin Borough for a working building fire. Air 30 with a crew of 5 arrived and sent manpower forward while the chauffeur staid back to fill air cylinders.
This evening, Air 30 was dispatched as part of the 1st alarm assignment for the house fire in Swatara Township. Air 30 with a crew of 4, was assigned with extensive overhaul and chasing hot spots of the rear porch and 1st floor kitchen.