News and Recent Incidents
EMS WEEK OPEN HOUSE | April 23, 2015
Auto Accident With Dual Entrapment | March 3, 2015
On February 26th at 1023 hrs company 7 was dispatched for an auto accident in the 10,000 block of Lincoln Way East in Greene Township. Chief 7 arrived on scene to find one tractor trailer off the roadway over the embankment into the trees and the driver confined in the cab of the truck which was ripped off the frame. Another vehicle was involved and the driver of that vehicle was also trapped. That vehicle was located approximately 500 feet East of the tractor trailer that was involved. Chief 7 established command and requested additional units. Engine tanker 27 and squad 4 from Adams County and squad 41 assisted on scene with the extrications. Both patients were air lifted to trauma centers. Engine 43 handled the LZ at company 7 firehouse.
House Fire With Possible Entrapment | March 3, 2015
On February 23rd at 1822 hrs units were dispatched to 210 Joyce Drive in Guilford Township for a house fire with possible entrapment. We arrived on scene with fire showing from the garage of a single story single family house. Personnel advanced attack lines to the garage while others went to search the rest of the house for victims. No victims were found on the primary or secondary search. The fire was quickly extinguished. Ventilation was being completed by the truck company and overhaul was completed by other personnel on scene. The fire was contained to the garage area and a vehicle in the garage. No extension into the living area of the house. Damage was minor to the garage while the vehicle was a total loss.
Lucky 7 Drawing Winning Numbers | February 23, 2015
Despite the wintery weather on Saturday, the FVFD held the Lucky 7 drawing that was scheduled for 2/21/15 and here is a list of the winning numbers.
Ticket #’s 326, 189, 311, 052, 037, 233, 322, 342, 345, 169, 010, 065, 240, 191, 003, 064, 168, 340, 237, 201 All prizes have been claimed. Thank you for supporting the FVFD.
LUCKY 7 DRAWING REMINDER | February 9, 2015
Lucky “7” Drawing
Saturday February 21st
ONLY 400 TICKETS SOLD
Must be 21 years or Older-ID Required
CALL 717-352-7723 FOR TICKETS BEFORE THEY SELL OUT!!!!
TOP CASH PRIZE OF $1,000.00
Auto Accident with Possible Confinement 760 Mont Alto Road – 7-5 Box | January 31, 2015
Co 7 units responded to an auto accident with possible confinement in the area of 760 Mont Alto Road on 1/30/15. Two autos were involved. One patient with minor injuries was taken to Chambersburg Hospital for evaluation.
Two auto accidents so far for 1/7/15 | January 8, 2015
Co 7 units responded to the first auto accident at 2720 Williamsburg Circle in Greene Township. The second auto accident was on Interstate 81 in the South bound lane just before exit 20. A 15-81-7 box. Command 15 held company 15, Cumberland County ambulance 73 placed all other units in service.
Auto accident and CO alarm | January 8, 2015
Co 7 units responded to two incidents on 1/6/15. The first one was an auto accident 1620 Coldsmith Road in Greene Township that involved a plow truck and a passenger vehicle. There was one injury and that patient was taken to Chambersburg Hospital by 7 EMS. The second incident was a CO alarm activation 7074 Bally Bunion Court in Guilford Township box 5-01.
Auto Accident with ejection 5100 LWE 7-5 Box | January 8, 2015
Co 7 units responded to an auto accident with ejection in the 5100 block of Lincoln Way East in Guilford Township on 1/5/15. Two autos were involved. One patient with serious injuries was air lifted to a trauma center and another patient was taken to Chambersburg Hospital for evaluation.