Bicyclist Struck

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On Sunday June 28, the West Shore Bureau of Fire was dispatched to the area of Market St and Elm St for a bicyclist struck. Units arrived on scene and assisted EMS with patient care and packaging.

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Tree down on the Bypass

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Saturday June 27, the West Shore Bureau of Fire was dispatched to the area of the Harvey Taylor Bridge Bypass and N. 2nd St for a tree down across the roadway. After units were responding we were notified that the tree struck a passing motorist and they were uninjured. Engine 113 and Utility 113 handled the tree removal with the help of Penn-Dot, and Co 14 fire police.

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Crash on Lowther Street

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Thursday June 25 the West Shore Bureau of Fire was dispatched to a multi-vehicle accident in the area of 500 Block of Lowther St. Units arrived on scene to find 2 vehicles blocking traffic and minor injuries. Units assisted EMS with patient care and controlled hazards

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May 2015 Incident Stats

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Types of Incidents:

  • Automatic Alarm – 4
  • Brush/Grass Fire – 1
  • Carbon Monoxide Alarm – 1
  • Dumpster/Trash Fire – 1
  • Landing Zone – 1
  • Medical Assist – 3
  • Pedestrian Struck – 1
  • Rescue – 2
  • Smoke Detector Activation – 1
  • Structure – 9
  • Transfer Assignment – 4
  • Vehicle Accident – 12
  • Vehicle Accident w/ Confinement – 1
  • Vehicle Fire – 1

Total Incidents: 42
Total personnel on alarms: 291
Average personnel on alarms: 7
Total hours on alarms: 182.75

Volume Trend

  • Sunday: 7
  • Monday: 6
  • Tuesday: 2
  • Wednesday: 2
  • Thursday: 9
  • Friday: 7
  • Saturday: 9

Total training sessions for month: 5
Total personnel at training: 66
Total hours at training: 214.5