Category: Miscellaneous Incidents

Jan 11 2018

LZ For Industrial Accident Victim

Life Net 8-1 helicopter crew prepares to transport one patient involved in an industrial accident at Wege Pretzel. Firefighters had an extensive extrication to free a person from a mixing machine at the pretzel producer in Hanover.

Jan 01 2018

Freezing Temps Cause Broken Pipes

Temperatures well below freezing caused a sprinkler pipe to break at three towns house units on Erin Court, Oxford Township, New Oxford Pa. United Hook & Ladder Truck 33 handled the public service call in about thirty minutes. Photo submitted by Olivia

Dec 28 2016

Smoke Condition at Brethren Home Complex

Firefighters from the Irishtown Fire Department climb the ladder of Truck 33 to assist with a small fire in the air handler system on the roof of the Brethren Home Wednesday morning. A slight smoke or dust condition was found on the third floor of the nursing home.


Mar 23 2016

Grain Bin Fire At Hoke MIlls

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Box alarm 33-12 was truck for the silo fire at Hoke Mills in Abbottstown Borough Wednesday evening. Units just returned from a previous house fire when this was alerted.


Jul 26 2015

Adams County Burn Training

 Firefighters from Adams, York and Franklin Counties are participating in a live burn today on Table Rock Rd, Gettysburg. Many photos later today. 

Feb 16 2015

Commercial Fire Alarm With Water Flow


United Hook & Ladder Fire Dept. was alerted Monday morning at 04:43 hours for a automatic commercial fire alarm at the Brethren Home in Oxford Township, New Oxford Pa. Deputy Chief 33 arrived on scene with command and requested additional assistance for flooding conditions. Mutual aid companies also assisted with water removal. Photo by Bryan Felix