Hanover and Penn Township firefighters stretch lines after arriving to 651 Broadway in Hanover Borough to a working fire in an abandoned house, The crew of Truck 46 made entry and immediately a fireman fell through a floor causing the May Day to be called. The uninjured fireman was quickly located in the basement and was assisted out of the structure. Crews from York and Adams County battled the fire. The fire was placed under control in approximately 45 minutes. Photo submitted
Tag: Penn Township Emergency Services
Nov 27 2016
Sep 23 2016
Hanover and Penn Twp. Fire & EMS along with Hanover Borough Police responded to the intersection of Wilson Avenue and Industrial Drive for a car reported off a bridge. On arrival a SUV was in the grass after going down a small embankment, wiping out a street sign.
Sep 06 2016
Around 22:30 hours Labor Day, York County Box 49-02 was alerted for a brush fire at the intersection of York Street and Deagan Road. Fire apparatus arrived to close to 500 tightly packed large rolled hay bales burning. Units spent over fourteen hours extinguishing the fires. Red Cross was on scene for rehab for approximately forty firefighters and EMS personnel. Several mutual aid departments assisted with the firefight. Photo by Bryan Felix
Aug 17 2016
It is not every day firefighters get the opportunity to train on a commercial building where roofs and floors can be cut as well as breaching walls can be done. The Hanover Fire Department has just that opportunity and they, along with neighboring departments have been taking advantage of this good fortune few times a week for several weeks now. Tonight, Hanover, Penn Township and Pleasant Hill all participated in the training.