Tag: Franklin County

Feb 26 2015

Another Franklin County Barn Fire

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Franklin County Box 44-03 was alerted at 23:46 hours across from 3448 Letterkenny Road for a working barn fire, with several calls received and fire visible from the 911 Center the Working Fire Dispatch was added on the initial. Crews arrived to a 100’ x 100’ barn fully involved, put lines in service protecting an adjoining exposure with cattle in it and extinguishing small spot fires in the wood area around the barn. Two dump tanks were set up at the end of the lane and a water supply was established at a hydrant in front of Co. 13 (Letterkenny FD), once water supply was established the Ladder Pipe was put into service for overhaul. Crews operated on scene for several hours with the last unit clearing at 05:43 hrs.

Jan 14 2015

Rope Rescue Of Canine

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A firefighter from the Franklin’s Volunteer Fire Department located in Chambersburg Pa. hold on tightly to a dog that he just rescue from a quarry. The dog either fell or jumped over the wall of the quarry and landed in the very cold water. Firefighters used a rope rescue operation to successfully return the dog to it’s owner. Photo Gallery Here.

Nov 27 2014

Tour Bus Fire On I-81

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Early Thanksgiving morning, Franklin County firefighters had to battle a tour bus fire along Interstate 81 in Franklin County Pa. that was en-route to a casino for the day. Photographers Brian Denham and Curtis Bryan captured this GALLERY of photos.

Aug 30 2014

Marion House Explodes

MarionExplosionFranklin County 911 receiving many calls for a house that exploded dispatched the Marion Fire Dept as well as other Franklin County Pa mutual aid companies. Companies arrived to a working single family home with heavy fire showing and two burn patients. Two helicopters arrived to transport the injured to burn centers. For additional photos by Brian Denham (Photo44) click HERE.

Jul 15 2014

Truck Crashes and Explodes

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Jun 03 2014

House Burns On Anthony Highway

AnthonyHWYSeveral Franklin County Pennsylvania fire departments operated at a working house fire on Anthony Highway in Quincy Township Monday afternoon. Units arrived to heavy smoke pushing from the attic of a two story single family dwelling. More photos by Brian Denham HERE.