2015-04-02 / Vehicle Rescue
Station 200 and Rescue 300 were dispatched for a vehicle rescue at Jenkintown Rd and Fisher on April 2 at 11:27pm. Second Alarmers pronounced the victim at the scene and after the police investigation, crews from 200 and 300 worked together to extricate the victim. Extraction took apox. an hr and a half. Two cutter three Rams two combi tools and two spreaders were used to free the victim. Crews went available at 430am.
2015-03-29 / Vehicle Rescue
Stations 300, 200, and 500 were dispatched to assist 100 on a Vehicle Rescue on Rydal Rd. Veh vs. pole with a downed transformer on the car. PECO arrived onscene and secured the power. Station 300 assisted with stabilization and extrication and the victim was taken to AMH via Second Alarmers.
2015-03-15 / Working Building: Wyncote Academy
Station 2 was dispatched for smoke in the area around 0635h. E2 reported heavy smoke showing from the second floor of a three story building. Chief 2 went in command and requested additional units to the scene, reporting heavy fire showing from the second division of an unoccupied school. Command reported fire through the roof, defensive ops only.
AIR300 responded on the Cascade and Engine 302 assisted in defensive operations.
2015-02-28 / Working Dwelling: 2070 Wharton Rd.
The Abington Township Working Fire Dispatch went out at 19:54H on 02/28/15. LT300 reported a fully involved 2-story single family dwelling. Stations 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 96&16, 1, and Second Alarmers responded to the blaze.
2015-02-17 / Snowblower Fire: 500 Block of Abington Ave
Engine 302 was dispatched to the 500 block of Abington Ave for a reported snowblower on fire. Engine 302’s crew arrived on-location and extinguished it with a dry-chem extinguisher.