Tag: Gettysburg Fire Dept

Jul 25 2016

Firefighters Train On Bus Extrications In Gettysburg

IMG_0586The Gettysburg Fire Department hosted a bus extrication class Saturday in nearly 100 degree heat and humidity for volunteer firefighters to practice their extrication skills on an old school bus. Photo gallery below provided by Firefighters Matt Barnes and Phillip Hunt.

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Jun 17 2016

Vehicle Accident with Fire

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Gettysburg Fire Department was alerted for an auto accident with fire this afternoon in front of the Peace Light on Mummasburg Rd in Cumberland Twp. Firefighters found a 2 vehicle accident with injures and 1 SUV on fire. Adams Regional EMS tended to the patients while the crew from Rescue-Engine 1 extinguished the fire. The incident was under control in a few minutes.

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Jun 09 2016

Accident with Door Pop

CAE_9521Gettysburg Firefighters handled an auto accident with confinement this morning on Fairfield Rd at Bream. Rescue 1 performed a quick door pop and assisted Adams Regional EMS with packaging several patients.

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Apr 17 2016

Smoke in the Building from Mulch Fire

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Gettysburg Firefighters found Smoke throughout the building at the Hilton Garden Inn. The smoke appeared to be the result of a Mulch Fire near the HVAC unit. The building occupants were evacuated for a short period of time until the incident was placed under control by firefighers.

Apr 10 2016

Gettysburg Shed Fire

Sanders Road Shed Fire (6 of 61)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.

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Mar 18 2016

Car Burns on U.S. Route 15 Near Gettysburg

15 carfireGettysburg firefighters battled this well involved car fire today on U.S. Route 15, south bound near Hunterstown Road exit. Photo by Tony Pandoli

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