News and Recent Incidents

2014 Carnival  |  July 10, 2014

Landing Zone  |  July 7, 2014

July 5th – At 5:20 PM Engine company was alerted to assist Station 4 for LZ operations while they were on a motorcycle accident on Star Avenue, Greene Township.  Engine 7-2 arrived on the scene and stood-by while LifeLion out of Carlisle arrived and transported the patient to a nearby trauma center.

 

Photos Courtesy of B. Denham

GUN DRAWING TICKETS  |  June 22, 2014

June 22nd – Gun drawing tickets are now available for the September Outdoor Bash.  Please call 717-352-7723 or see a member for tickets.

See Link Below For Ticket Information

September Gun Drawing

House Fire  |  June 22, 2014

June 16th – Around 1:30 PM Company 7 units were alerted for a house fire in the area of 6400 Chambersburg Road, Adams County, AC Company 27 first due.  Chief 27 arrived shortly after dispatch to find a well advanced fire in a single family residence and ordered defensive operations.  Engine 7-1 arrived 2nd due and assisted with defensive fire attack.  Engine 7-2 and Squad 7 arrived a few minutes later and help establish a water supply and assisted with back-up lines.  Crews were on the scene for a little over 2 hours.

Photos Courtesy of B. Denham

 

Auto Accident/Confinement  |  June 22, 2014

June 11th – Around 11:40 PM the assignment was dispatched for an auto accident with entrapment on the 1100 block of Black Gap Road.  Squad 7 (Sgt 7 Operations) arrived to find a single vehicle with two occupants, one of them still confined to the vehicle.  Engine 7-1 and DC 7 (Command) arrived shortly after the Squad.  A quick door removal was done and the patient was turned over to EMS.  Crews remained on the scene for around 45 minutes.

NEW MEDIC UNIT  |  June 11, 2014

JUNE 10TH – The new ALS chase truck is in service!  This unit will be replacing the current Durango that has served the community for over 10 years.

 

 

 

 

 

LANDING ZONE  |  June 10, 2014

June 9th – Engine 7-2 was requested to assist with a landing zone behind the fire department just after 4 PM.  The new Helipad was put to good use.  This was the first call of many for the new Landing Zone Pad.

GAS LEAK  |  June 10, 2014

June 8th – At 5:23 PM Squad 7 was dispatched to assist to 1819 Wayne Road, Sheetz, Company 17′s first due, for inside investigation.  Crews arrived and assisted with investigation and utility control.

 

GUN DRAWING RESULTS  |  June 10, 2014

PLEASE SEE BUCHANAN VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT’S

WEBSITE FOR JUNE 7th RESULTS

http://buchananvalleyfd.org/

EMT CLASS REGISTRATION  |  June 5, 2014

PLEASE SEE THE ATTATCHED LINKS FOR THE 2014 EMT-B CLASS AT THE FAYETTEVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT THE APPROPRIATE NUMBERS ON THE APPLICATIONS.

PLEASE SEE EVERY PART BELOW.

Disqualifying Offenses

EMT Packet 1

EMT Packet 2

EMT Schedule

NATIONAL REGISTRY OF EMT JOB DESCRIPTION PART 1

NATIONAL REGISTRY OF EMT JOB DESCRIPTION PART 2