On Tuesday, shortly before midnight Station 227 was alerted for a vehicle accident in the 170-blk of Universal Rd. 227RQ arrived on scene and found a vehicle had struck a utility pole and a parked vehicle. The driver had fled the scene on foot down Universal Rd prior to FD arriving. The operator of the vehicle was apprehended a short time later by Penn Hills Police.
Command: 227 Assistant
Units: 227RQ, PHEMS, PHPD
On Wednesday, Shortly before 5pm Stations 223, 227, 222 were alerted to the intersection of Willow St @ Thompson Run Rd for a vehicle into a structure. 227Capt. Arrived on scene and reporting a vehicle has struck a utility pole and a residential structure, and the operator of the vehicle was out of the vehicle. 223EN arrived on scene and crews started checking the structure for structural stability. All other units were cancelled.
Command: 223 Capt
Units: 223EN2, 223EN1, 227RQ, 222RQ, PHEMS, PHPD, PHCODE
On Tuesday, Shortly after 2pm. Stations 223 & 227 were alerted for a vehicle on fire in the 7000-blk of Saltsburg Rd. 227EN arrived on scene with fire showing from the engine compartment. Crews deployed an attack line to extinguish the fire. 223EN arrived and their crew assisted with extinguishment. Crews worked together to extinguish the fire in just a few minutes. No injuries were reported.
Command: 223 Capt
Units: 223EN1, 227EN, 227RQ, PHPD
On Monday evening, 227TK was requested to Forest Hills on a 2nd alarm structure fire in the 100-blk of Elmore Rd due to three (3) houses being on fire. 227TK arrived on scene and was tasked to the 2nd floor of the original fire building. Crews on scene worked for three (3) hours to contain and extinguish the fire. Two (2) firefighters were injured and transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries. The ACFM is investigating the cause of the fire.
Command: 153 Captain
Units: 153, 113, 207, 303, 135, 122, 227, FHPD, WHEMS, ACFM
On Sunday evening shortly after 11pm, Stations 225, 221, 222, 227, 285 were alerted for a residential structure fire in the 50-blk Of Overbrook Rd. 221EN arrived on scene with smoke showing and fire from the rear of the structure. 227TK arrived on scene and crews started a primary search. 225TK arrived and started ventilation, 222EN secured a water supply to 221EN. 285EN1 was tasked with RIT. Companies worked together to make a fast knock down of the fire. ACFM is investigating the cause of the fire.
Command: 225 Chief
Operations: 225 Assistant
Units: 225TK, 221EN, 227TK, 227RQ, 222EN, PHPD, PHEMS, ACFM
Stand By Companies: St.223 & St.224
*Stand by Companies handled two (2) other incidents in PH while units operated on scene*
On Thursday shortly before 1pm, Station 227 was requested to transfer into St.153 while crews were on a structure fire in North Braddock. While transferring the call was upgraded to a 2nd Alarm bringing 227EN to the scene. 227EN’s crew of five (5) firefighters assisted with overhaul and ventilation before being released.
Command: 207 Chief
Units: 207EN, 153TK, 113EN, 278TK, 171SQ, 137RQ, 196RQ, 227EN, 192TK, NBPD, POEMS, ACFM
Photo Credit: EJQ
On Wednesday evening shortly before 7:00pm, Stations 225, 221, 227, 222, 285 were alerted for a house on fire in the 8900-blk of Upland Terrace. AC911 started receiving multiple calls for the house on fire. 225TK arrived on scene with smoke showing. 227TK and 221EN arrived and assisted securing a water supply to 225TK. Crews then deployed multiple attack lines. A second alarm was requested for a potential exposure issue due to close proximity of a neighboring house. Crews from 225, 227, 221, 222 worked fast to control the fire and the neighboring house was undamaged. Crews from 223, 285 assisted with ventilation and checking for hot spots. No injuries were reported and the Penn Hills Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.
Command: 225 Assistant
Units: 225EN, 225TK, 221EN, 227TK, 227EN, 222EN, 223EN, 223EN2, 224EN2, 285EN, 122EN, 216EN, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS
Shortly after 1:00am, Stations 224, 223, 222, 225, 227 were alerted for a house on fire in the 600-blk of Sara Ln. 223LT arrived on scene and confirmed a working kitchen fire. 227TK arrived on scene and crews advanced an attack line to the rear of the building and started extinguishing the fire. 222EN & 223EN arrived on scene and crews started checking for extension. 227TK secured a water supply. 225TK and 224EN started ventilation. Units operated on scene for about an hour. The Penn Hills Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.
Command: 224 Chief
Units: 224EN, 222EN, 223EN1, 223EN2, 225TK, 227TK, 227EN, PHFM, PHEMS, PHPD
Minutes after clearing the accident on ARB, 227RQ was requested to the 1200-blk of Lower Rodi Rd in Wilkins Twp for a vehicle rollover. 227 arrived on scene and crews assisted with stabilizing the vehicle. Crews worked together to remove the roof of the vehicle for patient access.
Command: 302 Chief
Units: 302RQ, 122RQ, 227RQ, 304SQ, WHEMS, WPD
On Tuesday, Station 227 was alerted for a two (2) car accident with injuries at the intersection of Nadine Rd & Allegheny River Blvd. Additional reports from AC911 reported one occupant possibility entrapped in the vehicle. Units arrived on scene and were able to get access to the patient, and they were transported to a local hospital with non life threatening injuries.
Command: 221 Deputy
Units: 221EN, 227RQ, 222RQ, PHPD, PHEMS