BUSY DAY FOR THE 20 HOUSE

     

Saturday, January 14, 2017  The members of the Millersburg Fire Company were kept busy on this day by answering four calls throughout the day.  

The first call (Box 20-1) came in for a medical assist for lifting on the 200 Block of Walnut Street at 10:41.  Initially, the Utility responded with 3 personnel and upon arrival Command 20 (Chief C. Snyder) determined that Truck 20 would be needed to assist.  Truck 20 arrived with additional personnel and extrication of the patient was completed.  

The second call of the day (Box 29-4) was dispatched while crews were finishing at the lift assist call at 11:22.  The Boat and Special Unit were dispatched to Halifax Township at the boat landing for a report of boats in distress on the Susquehanna River in the area of Girty's Notch.  Upon arrival, Command 29 (Chief W. Pottiger) released the Boat and Special Unit as the boats were no longer in danger.

The third call (Box 20-3) was dispatched for a crash with injuries in the area of Huntz Road and Landfill Road at 18:19.  Chief 20 (D. Snyder) arrived to find no injuries and assigned the Engine to stage at the top of the hill as EMS made a further assessment.

The fourth and final call (Box 20-7) was dispatched at 19:10 for a fire alarm on the 400 Block of Summers Road in Upper Paxton Township.  Chief 203 (C. Snyder) reported a malfunctioning alarm system and had the Engine and Truck stage at the end of the driveway.  Crews were released a short time later.