600-blk Sara Ln – Residential Structure Fire

On Wednesday evening, Stations 224, 223, 222, 225, 227 were alerted for a house filling with smoke in the 600-blk of Sara Ln. 227TK arrived on scene with smoke showing, crews found a fire in the walls of the kitchen that had extended to the second floor. Crews confirmed that all occupants were out of the house. 222EN secured a water supply to 227TK. Crews from 222EN and 223EN proceeded to the second floor to contain and extinguish the fire. 225TK crew arrived and was assigned to ladder the building then stage for RIT. 224EN crew assisted with exterior operations. After about 30mins the fire was placed under control. The PHFM is investigating the cause of the fire. No injuries were reported. The American Red Cross is assisting the occupants.

Command: 224 Chief

Operations: 227 Chief

Units: 224EN, 222EN, 222RQ, 223EN1, 223EN2, 225TK, 227TK, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS

Stand By Companies: St.285, St.221

400-blk Guylyn Dr – Residential Structure Fire

About 7:30pm on Sunday evening, Stations 227, 223, 222, 225, 196 were alerted for a house on fire in the 400-blk of Guylyn Dr. 227TK arrived on scene with smoke and fire showing from the second floor. 227TK crew deployed an attack line and advanced it into the building. 227TK secured its own water supply. The homeowner confirmed all occupants were out and accounted for. 196RQ arrived on scene and assisted with laddering the building, then stood by for RIT. 222EN & 223EN arrived on scene and assisted interior crews checking for extension. 225TK crew stood by for roof operations. The fire was quickly brought under control. The PHFM is investigating the cause of the fire. The American Red Cross is assisting the residents.

Command: 227CHF

Units: 227TK, 227RQ, 223EN, 223EN2, 222EN, 225TK, 225EN, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS

Mt. Carmel @ Dollman Rd – Accident w/injuries

On Saturday afternoon shortly before 5pm, Stations 225 & 227 were alerted for a two (2) vehicle crash with injuries and hazards at the intersection of Mt. Carmel Rd @ Dollman Rd. 225Ast arrived on scene and confirmed two (2) injuries with fluids and debris on the roadway. 227RQ arrived on scene and started traffic control and hazard mitigation. 225SS arrived on scene and assisted with traffic control. Both operators of the vehicles were treated on scene. The roadway was closed for about 45mins.

Command: 225 Assistant

Units: 225SS, 227RQ, PHPD, PHEMS

1200 blk Universal Rd – Vehicle into structure

On Friday afternoon shortly after 4pm, Stations 227 & 223 were alerted for a residential fire alarm in the 1200-blk of Universal Rd. Four (4) minutes later, the assignment was upgraded to a vehicle into the structure. 227RQ arrived on scene and the driver was already out of the vehicle. With no other occupants in the vehicle all units were cancelled. The Penn Hills Fire Marshal was notified. The operator of the vehicle was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Units remained on scene for about an hour assisting the tow company and traffic control.

Command: 227 Capt.

Units: 227RQ, 223EN2, 222RQ, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS

2300-blk Main St – Accident w/Entrapment

On Sunday morning shortly before 12:30am, Rescue Companies 223, 227, 222 were alerted for a single vehicle accident with entrapment in the 2300-blk of Main St. 223AST arrived on scene and confirmed one (1) occupant trapped in the vehicle, and reported the vehicle hit the structure. 227RQ arrived on scene and crews starting stabilizing the vehicle. 223EN1 arrived on scene and crews removed a passenger side door allowing awaiting PHEMS access to the patient. Crews from all companies assisted with packing and removing the patient. The PHFM was notified to assess the building for any structural damage. The patient was transported to a local trauma center with non life threatening injuries.

Command: 223 Assistant

Units: 223EN1, 223MP, 227RQ, 227EN, 222RQ, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS, PEMS

Residential Structure Fire – 12000-blk Harvard Dr

At 1am on Tuesday morning, Stations 227, 223, 222, 225, 196 were alerted for in a residential structure in the 12000-blk of Harvard Dr. PHPD arrived on scene with a moderate smoke condition and was unable to locate the source. 227TK arrived on scene and confirmed all occupants were out of the house. 223EN arrived on scene. And secured a water supply to 227TK. Crews from 227 & 223 located a fire in the basement. Crews advanced an attack line into the basement. Crews from 222 & 225 checked for extension, after none was found units started ventilation. Crews operated on scene for about 1 hour. No injuries were reported. The Penn Hills Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the fire. The Red Cross is assisting the homeowner.

Command: 227CHF

Units: 227TK, 227SS, 223EN1, 223EN2, 222EN1, 222SS, 225TK, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS

Vehicle Accident w/injuries – Jefferson Rd @ Dible School Dr.

On Wednesday morning Station 227 was alerted for a 2 vehicle accident with multiple injuries at the intersection of Jefferson Rd & Dible School Dr. 227RQ & PHEMS arrived on scene. Half of 227RQ crew assisted PHEMS with patient care and triage. The other half started fluid and debris containment, and traffic control. A total of four (4) patients were transported to local trauma centers with non life threatening injuries. The roadway was closed for about 45mins while crews operated on scene.

Command: 227CHF

Units: 227RQ, 227SS, PHPD, PHEMS, WHEMS

Vehicle Rollover – Lincoln @ Verona Rd

On Friday morning shortly after 2:00am, Stations 225 & 227 were alerted for a vehicle into a creek at the intersection of Verona Rd at Lincoln Rd. PHPD arrived on scene and reported on vehicle on its roof in the creek, the driver was about to crawl out of the vehicle. 227RQ arrived on scene and and crews began packaging the patient. The patient was removed from the creek and transferred to awaiting PHEMS. The driver was transported to a local trauma center with non-life threatening injuries. PHPD is investigating the accident.

Command: 225 Assistant

Operations: 227 CHF

Units: 225SS, 227RQ, 227CV, PHPD, PHEMS

ARB @ Nadine Rd – Vehicle w/Rollover

On Saturday morning shortly after 3am, Stations 221, 222, 223, 227 were alerted for a vehicle roll over in the area of Allegheny River Blvd near Nadine Rd. 227RQ arrived on scene with a single vehicle on its roof. The operator of the vehicle was able to get out of the vehicle under their own power. The operator was evaluated by PHEMS. 222RQ arrived on scene and assisted with fluid containment and debris clean up. The PHPD are investigating the cause of the accident.

Command: 227 Chief

Units: 227RQ, 222RQ, 223EN2, St.221, PHPD, PHEMS

Frankwood @ Harding – Residential Structure Fire

On Thursday evening shortly before 10pm, Stations 225, 221, 227, 222 were alerted for a house on fire at the intersection of Frankwood Rd & Harding Rd. AC911 started receiving multiple calls reporting the Fire. St.285 and 223 were added to the call. 225TK arrived on scene with smoke and fire showing. 227TK arrived on scene and both crews entered the structure attempting a primary search and begin the initial fire attack. 222EN secured a water supply to 225TK. 222EN & 223EN crews started opening up walls and checking for extension. Once the fire was brought under control, 285EN started ventilation. The PHFM is investigating the cause of the fire.

Command: 225 Chief

Units: 225TK, 225EN, 221SQ, 227TK, 227RQ, 222EN, 223EN, 223MP, 285EN, PHFM, PHPD, PHEMS