Christiana Fire Company

2014 Incidents
Jan 20
Feb 54
Mar 30
Apr 31
May 23
Jun 20
Jul 18
Aug 14
Sep 17
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 227

Past Incidents
2013 216
2012 215
2011 198
2010 195
2009 215

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Busy Saturday

Cadet Firefighter Cody Buckwalter, September 06

The day started out with a request by Atglen Sportsman’s Club for an appearance by Tanker 52-1 for their annual Youth Day event. Squad 52-1 along with personnel were also involved with the Civil War re-enactment located off Zion Hill Road in West Sadsbury Township, Chester County. At both events members interacted with the public both in fire prevention and providing food.

Incidents started coming ... (Full Story)


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Sunday Work

CFC, August 31

The day started for Christiana crews with a Silo Fire dispatch to assist Cochranville Fire (Chester Station 27) at 433 Gum Tree Road in West Fallowfield Township, Chester County. Reporting parties indicated smoke coming from the doors on a 68’ Concrete Silo. First arriving Cochranville units confirmed the report and immediately began evaluations as to addressing the fire. Tanker 52-1 (Asst Buckwalter) ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Car vs Pole

Cadet Firefighter Cody Buckwalter, August 27

At 1630hrs, Christiana Fire was alerted to Route 372 and Germantown Ave in Christiana Borough for a Vehicle Accident.

Duty 52 (Deputy Fisher) went enroute moments after dispatch receiving additional information from LCWC 911 of a vehicle into an embankment. Duty 52 arrived on location confirming a vehicle vs. embankment. Engine 52-1 (Lt. Stoltzfus) went enroute with a crew of 4. Followed by Squad ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mid Afternoon MVA

Cadet Firefighter Cody Buckwalter, August 04

At 15:43hrs, Christiana Fire was alerted for a Vehicle Accident involving 2 Tractor – Trailers at the intersection of Pine Creek Drive and Rte 41 in Sadsbury Township.

Captain 52 (Lofgren) went enroute and arrived soon after dispatch confirming the report of two Tractor – Trailers involved. Engine 52-1(Chief Reimold) went enroute with a crew of 5 shortly after dispatch, followed by Squad 52-1 (Junior ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Monday Night Training – Ventilation Work

Cadet Firefighter Cody Buckwalter, July 28

Monday evening’s training topic was Ventilation. Training officers Lieutenant Stoltzfus and FF/EMT Yost led the 20+ members in a two part curriculum. First off was a group discussion on ventilation as a whole. Natural, Hydraulic, Vertical and Horizontal were all broke down as to how and when to use, when not to use, and what needs to happen in coordination with each. An equipment review followed ... (Full Story & Photos)

Hydraulic Ventilation
Hydraulic Ventilation

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Late Afternoon MVA in Atglen Boro

CFC, July 18

At 15:38hrs, the Christiana FC was tapped out for a class 2 MVA in our first due Atglen Borough box 2313. Initial calls reported the accident to be in the area of Swan Road and Rte 41 in Atglen Borough. Follow up calls to 911 had the accident involving possible entrapment causing LCWC to re-alert for the upgrade. Chief 52 (Reimold) went enroute moments later receiving the additional.

Engine 52-1 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Bart Township Building Fire Assist

CFC, July 11

Christiana crews were called out late Thursday night as part of an initial 1A Building alarm in the area of 85 Dry Wells Road in Bart Township, Lancaster County. Original calls at 2310hrs had a large building on fire with some exposure issues. All occupants were reported out. Chief 51 (Dave King) received the information on his response and soon went on location reporting a fully involved 30’ x 80’ ... (Full Story & Photos)

**Photo by Thomas Amico
**Photo by Thomas Amico

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