The Wellsville Volunteer Fire Department hosted the annual York County convention Saturday and our very own Derrick Potts was on hand to capture some photos of the apparatus parade.
Jul 31 2016
Gettysburg Firefighters along with mutual aid departments find a well involved RV fire in the driveway next to a house. A quick knock down by Engine 1-2 kept the fire from spreading past the siding of the house. Firefighters worked for 30 minutes before returning to service. Chief Shank had command.
Units on scene: E1-2,E1-1,R1,E6-2,T6,E25-2,E22-2,MICU54-1
Apr 10 2016
Gettysburg Fire Department along with mutual aid from Biglerville & Heidlersburg found a well involved shed fire this afternoon on Sanders Road just north of Gettysburg. Firefighters quickly extinguished the shed and several small brush fires resulting from flying embers. Chief 1 (Shank) had command.
Mar 12 2016
York County Box 52-13 was struck for the house fire with flames visible. Firefighters arrived to this large duplex with a fire showing. Firefighters initiated an aggressive attack on the fire and were able to hold it to the original area. Photos by Derrick Potts
Jan 18 2016
Gettysburg Fire Department and surrounding mutual aid firefighters battled this early morning Barn Fire on Knoxlyn-Orrtanna Road in extreme cold temperatures (13deg). Firefighters found a well involved Barn Fire on arrival. A Working Fire Dispatch was sounded along with several Tankers to shuttle water to the scene.
** We did not want to release the injured Gettysburg Firefighter information, but now that the local news media has the information, a firefighter was injured while successfully rescuing a horse from his neighbors barn prior to fire apparatus arriving. The 911Photography staff wishes him the best as he recovers from his injuries**