Crews wrapped up July and started August by going north, east and south including:
07/31/2023- 0648 hours: Automatic fire alarm to Matrix Warehouse, 121 Commerce Avenue, Antrim Township;
08/01/2023- 0546 hours: RHC responded for a two vehicle collision at the intersection of Commerce Avenue and Armada Drive. Personnel checked hazards, assisted EMS (who transported to Meritus Medical Center) and provided traffic control through the bustling intersection for eighty minutes until the roadway was cleared.
08/02/2023- 2152 hours: Units alerted for an inside investigation at 225 North Antrim Way, AC&T with crews locating an overheated power strip in the business and no extension to the surrounding areas.
08/03/2023- 1410 hours: Squad 3 and Brush 3 to the area of 14817 Fairview Road, Washington County for a brush fire. Arriving to flames moving quickly across several acres, personnel worked over three hours- with many other units/agencies- to contain and mop-up the areas burned.
08/04/2023- 2311 hours: The 3-02 assignment was alerted for a possible electrical fire at Hollowell Church, 1480 Hollowell Church Road. Units returned to service after checking all areas and locating no hazards or equipment malfunctions.
08/05/2023- 0112 hours: Company 3 responded to the area of 3054 Buchanan Trail East for a vehicle accident and arrived to a single auto off the roadway after striking a utility pole. After establishing traffic control around the scene, EMS obtained transport refusals and pole information was relayed to Communications. Fire Police remained until the vehicle was removed, clearing at 0331 hours.
08/06/2023- 1354 hours: Crews to the 500 block of North Antrim Way for a vehicle accident- occupants possibly trapped. Arriving to one auto into the southbound guardrails, Squad and Engine personnel assisted EMS with removing an occupant for transport to Chambersburg Hospital. Fire Police controlled traffic flow until the vehicle was removed.