Morrisville Fire Company

LARGE BRUSH FIRE ON SOUTH PENNSYLVANIA

Monday, April 21, 2014  At 15:08 E98 was dispatch along with Station 30 to the Tyburn Rail Yard at 1535 South Pennsylvania Ave.  C30 arrived with a brush fire along 500+ yards of railroad tracks.  Overall 12 engines and 4 brush trucks were dispatched to the scene.  E98 and SS98 operated for 2 hours and were available at 17:12.


     



 

R98 RUNS RIT TO 32's

Thursday, April 17, 2014  At 16:32 Station 32 was dispatched for a reported house on fire at 111 Timber Lane in the Thornridge section of Falls Twp. Chief 32 arrived on scene with a 1 story single family with smoke showing from the eaves. Rescue 98 was dispatched as the RIT.  Crews quickly placed the fire under control.  R98 was available at 17:08.



   


 

BRUSH FIRE AT TOLL BROTHERS

Saturday, April 12, 2014  At 20:48 Station 98 was dispatched for a brush fire in the area of the Comfort Inn at 7 South Pennsylvania Ave.  DC98 arrived to find a 50 x 30 area of brush involved under Route 1 on the Toll Brothers property at 449 South Pennsylvania Ave.  E98 and R98 extinguished the fire and Station 98 was available at 21:20.


   


 

DWELLING FIRE ON MELVIN COURT

Wednesday, March 26, 2014  At 20:19 Stations 98 along with E30, L30 and R0 were dispatched to 326 Melvin Court North for a reported dwelling fire.  Deputy 98 arrived reporting a two story middle of the row with a fire on the second floor.  E98, E30 & L30 arrived together making a quick knock of the fire and checking for extension.  SS10 & R0 also assisted and R31 was the RIT team.  The fire appears to have started due to a malfunctioning washing machine and extended throughout the second floor.  Deputy 98 had Morrisville Command and the fire was placed under control in 20 minutes.  Photo courtesy of Morrisville Town Watch.


   


 

FIRE SHOWING ON BOWLING GREEN

Wednesday, February 26, 2014  At 16:30 Station 98, E30, E32, & L0 were dispatched to the 98-50 local for a reported dwelling fire at 17 Bowling Green Ave.  E98 arrived quickly after dispatch reporting a two story single family dwelling with heavy fire on the second floor.  The crew from E98 stretched a line a made a quick knock of the fire while crews from R98, E32 and E30 assisted opening up and pulling ceilings.  Crews from L0, SS10 and R31 assisted with overhaul.  The fire was placed under control at 17:04.  C30 had Morrisville Command and Station 98 was available at 18:30.


     



 

RESCUE RUNS RIT TO LEVITTOWN

Sunday, February 16, 2014  At 04:28 Stations 32, 31, 33, & 10 were dispatched to 34 Pensive Lane in the Pinewood Section of Levittown for a dwelling fire.  C10 was first to arrive with a single story dwelling with fire showing.  Levittown command requested R98 respond as RIT.  Crews worked for about 30 minutes to get the fire under control.  D32 had Pensive Command and R98 was available at 06:00.  Photo credit to Scott Gilmore.

     



 

AUTO FIRE ON PHILADELPHIA AVE

Tuesday, February 4, 2014  At 01:20 E98 was dispatched with Station 30 for an automobile fire at the old Solkatronics chemical plant at 351 West Philadelphia Ave.  Police arrived to find a BMW coupe fully involved.  E98 and R30 arrived and extinguished.  Station 98 was available at 01:55.


     



 

ENGINE RUNS HOUSE FIRE WHILE COVERING TRENTON

Thursday, January 30, 2014  At 10:30 E98 was dispatched to cover E3 in the city of Trenton.  Trenton had two multi alarm fires going when the the cover assignment was dispatched.  E98 covered E3 til 11:30 when they were alerted to respond to a house fire on Monmouth Street.  E98 arrived second due to a large 3 story twin dwelling with smoke and fire showing.  E98 laid out from Trenton E7 and the crew operated a hand line on the interior before being evacuated by command.  E98 operated at the house fire for over 5 hours assisting with extinguishing and overhaul.   E98 was available and returned to Morrisville at 17:00.


     



 

BASEMENT FIRE ON NORTH DELMORR

Friday, January 24, 2014  At 11:30am Morrisville Fire Company along with E30, E32 and L0 were dispatched to 115 North Delmorr Ave. for a dwelling fire.  M139 arrived with a two story dwelling with smoke showing and a fire in the basement.  Many attempts were made to extinguish the fire but E98 arrived shortly after dispatch and made a quick knock down.  E30 assisted with ventilation and overhaul.  The fire was placed under control at 11:41am.  E32 and R31 were also on scene for assistance and FM246 is investigating. 



   


 

ACCIDENT ON RIVER ROAD

Monday, January 6, 2014  At 10:07 this morning Station 98 was alerted to 567 River Road in the 98-40 local for a 2 vehicle accident with wires down.  Upon arrival the engine crew found two SUV's off the roadway with a pole that was removed from the ground on impact.  The engine secured the vehicles and assisted with patients.  42pd awaited PECO and Engine 98 was available at 10:29.


     



 
 
 

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