Chimney Fire

2143hrs The SHFD was dispatched to 309 Dock St in  the Borough for Chimney Fire. Crews arrived and checked the chimney only to find the furnace backfired. Chief 724 had command and units were on scene for 10 minutes. Engine 732 responded with (5), Engine 733 responded with (2)

Lift Assist to EMS

1736hrs The SHFD was dispatched to 118 Paxson Ave for Lift Assist to EMS. Crews arrived and assisted with lifting. Chief 720 had command and units were on scene for 20 minutes. Station 2 responded with (3)

RIT to Strausstown

0728hrs The SHFD RIT was dispatched to 104 Main St in Strausstown, Berks County on a structure fire. Crews arrived and staged as RIT and were released. Chief 723 had command of the RIT and crews were on scene for 30 minutes. Station 2 responded with (1)

Structure Fire

1255hrs The SHFD was dispatched to 255 Parkway for a Structure Fire. Crews arrived and found a trash can fire on the 9th floor. Crews made sure fire was extinguished and then ventilated. Chief 720 had command and units were on scene for 20 minutes. Engine 732 responded with (5)

AFA, Canceled

1257hrs The SHFD was dispatched to 15 Earl Stoyer Drive in the Borough for an AFA. Units were canceled prior to response. Chief 723 had command. Engine 732 responded with (6), Engine responded with (4)

Reported Garage Fire

1905 The SHFD was dispatched to 600 East Main St in the Borough for a Garage Fire. Chief 730 arrived on scene and found homeowner was welding on a vehicle and lit some carpet on fire but used an extinguisher prior to fire arrival. Engine 737 arrived first and checked the area with the TIC and use a PPV fan to remove the smoke. Chief 730 had command and units were in scene for 20 minutes. Engine 732 responded with (6), Engine 733 responded with (3)

Aeromedical Stand By

1953hrs Stations 1 & 2 were dispatched to 110A SR 61 North Manheim Twshp for an Aeromedical Stand By. Chief 730 arrived at scene and re directed all units to 9 Earl Stoyer Dr due to many vehicles in the area. Crews arrived and set up a landing area and assisted EMS with patient care. Chief 730 had command and units were on scene for 40 minutes. Engine 732 responded with (4)

Vehicle Accident

1717hrs Station 1 & 2 were dispatched to 1530 SR 61 in North Manheim Twshp for an MVA. Crews arrived and found a 4 vehicle accident. Fluids were treated and debris swept up. Chief 723 had command and units were on scene for 50 minutes. Engine 733 responded with (4)

Vehicle Accident

1429hrs Station 1 & 2 were dispatched to 1510 SR 61 in North Manheim Twshp for an MVA. Crews arrived and assisted EMS with patient care and swept debris off the road. Chief 723 had command and units were on scene for 40 minutes. Engine 733 responded with (4)

Odor Investigation

1356hrs Station 2 was dispatched to 23 Kate Ave in North Manheim Twshp for an Odor Investigation.  Crews used Utility 731 to make the address due to heavy snow in the area. Female notes she smelled an unknown odor. Crews used the 4 gas meter but only found O2 @ 20.8% and noted no odor. Chief 723 had command and units were on scene for 10 minutes. Engine 732 responded with (3) and Utility 731 responded with (2)