Nov
2
2014

Early Morning Fire in Middlesex

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Just after 0500 hours on the morning of November 1st, Companies 16, 42, 241, and M76 were alerted to the 300 block of Browns Hill Rd. for a reported dwelling fire. Chief 16 arrived on location with a working fire in division 1 on the charlie side of the structure. E16 and E42 arrived almost
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Oct
18
2014

Busy Day in the First Due Community

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AAFD Volunteers staffed two engines for the Adams Ridge Fall Festival today, sharing the spotlight with our brothers and sisters from Adams Township Police Department and Quality EMS, as well as several local businesses who brought their vehicles for the public to enjoy. Kids and adults took a keen interest in the pair of Seagrave
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Oct
17
2014

Pair of Truck into Wires Incidents

On the morning of October 13, crews were dispatched to Russell Standard on 7th Avenue in Adams Township for a truck that had pulled down power lines, with the lines still on the truck and the driver still inside. Chief 42 went in route and upon arrival confirmed that the driver was still in the
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Oct
11
2014

Attached Garage Fire in Mars Boro

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  Crews were alerted today for a reported garage on fire on Lincoln Avenue in Mars Boro. While crews were enroute, PD updated a working fire and Lt. 42 upgraded to a second alarm. Engine 42 arrived on location to a 2 story residential, with fire showing from the garage. Lt. 42 passed command to
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Oct
4
2014

Mars Applefest

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  Crews staffed the station today for the Mars Applefest, providing a walk-in open house for the community to see the station and learn more about the department.  The new Engine 42, Tower 42 and Rescue 42-x were on display for kids and adults to check out!
Sep
29
2014

Multiple MVA’s and Vehicle Fire

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  September 22 was a busy day for Vehicle Accidents in Seven Fields.  First, crews responded to a 4-vehicle accident on 228 by the Sunoco.  Later in the day, crews responded to a second vehicle accident at 228 and Castle Creek. On September 27th crews were alerted for a reported Vehicle Fire next to the
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Sep
20
2014

Mutual Aid Picnic

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Today we had the chance to enjoy an afternoon with the brothers and sisters of Marshall Township Volunteer Fire Company, Bradford Woods Volunteer Fire Company and Wexford Volunteer Fire Company. The food and company was second to none… This is the second year of the event and provides a good chance to bond as a group.
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Sep
16
2014

Vehicle Into Tree

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Adams Area volunteers were activated for a single vehicle crash on Ridge Road in the far South eastern portion of the township today. Rescue 42-x arrived along with Rescue Engine 42-3 and assisted EMS with one patient. While on scene crews were activated for a fire alarm.
Sep
9
2014

Standpipe Operations Review

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For Tuesday’s drill September 9th, members reviewed our standpipe operations as well as our new standpipe kits. We discussed NFPA 14 Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems. It is equally important to know why we operate particular ways not just how to do the tasks.
Sep
1
2014

Labor Day Weekend Update

8/31 — 13:20 hrs — Rescue 42, along with Engines 2 and 3 were alerted to 151 Bonnie View Drive in Pine Twp. for a possible dwelling fire. 228 Assistant marked on location with nothing showing. First arriving crews checked the structure finding a burnt up electric service panel. Adams crews completed a secondary search
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