This evening just after 18:00 hours, Dauphin County Communications dispatched Box 46-2 for reported structure fire in the 100 block of W. Second St. Chief 46 went responding and arrived on scene with nothing showing from a 2 story mix multi-family/commercial with a business on the first floor and apartments above. Upon investigation of the apartment above chief 46 found heavy smoke pushing from the door, and requested the first alarm. Truck 46 arrived with 5 personnel and went to work, while Engine 46 laid in dropping 300 feet of 5 inch from the Hydrant at W. Second/Railroad St. The truck crew encountered fire in the hallway and living room and made quick work of the incident. Rescue 46 personnel assisted with overhaul. Crews operated for about 2.5 hours before returning.
Congratulations to Jr. Firefighter Jarrett Simonetti for attending and successfully passing the National Junior Firefighter Academy in West Virginia. This was a 6 day course that covered many topics within the fire service and gave the juniors more hands on experience within those topics. Photo Credit: chief 46-3 ... See moreSee less
The Rescue and Engine just cleared an auto accident on Fiddlers Elbow Rd in the Borough. Rescue 46 arrived to find one vehicle that hit a tree with everyone out of the vehicle. Crews stood by till the vehicle was removed and went available. ... See moreSee less
Please be advised that Exelon will test all the emergency sirens around Three Mile Island on Thursday, June 6th at 12:15. During the test all 96 sirens will sound for a full 3 minutes. Remember the siren system is an OUTDOOR warning system. If you do not hear the siren please advise us here..
Another tornado watch has been issued until 8PM tonight.A TORNADO WATCH has been issued for our area. This means conditions are favorable for storms that could produce tornadoes. Head over to www.wgal.com/alerts for details and tune in to WGAL for the latest! #PAwx ... See moreSee less
A Tornado Watch is in effect for entire Susquehanna Valley till 10 PM. There are a few thunderstorms popping up right now, but more scattered storms are likely later this evening. Main concerns: gusty winds, hail. A brief spin up tornado is possible.
Today we remember the ones that made the ultimate sacrifice that give us the freedom we have today. Crews are loaded up to participate in the memorial day parade that starts at 10AM ... See moreSee less