Christiana Fire Company

2016 Incidents
Jan 26
Feb 31
Mar 18
Apr 27
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Past Incidents
2015 254
2014 290
2013 216
2012 215
2011 198
2010 195
2009 215

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Training Day at West Chester Training Center

CFC, March 12

Saturday March 12, found CFC members completing our yearly Live Burn training at the West Chester Training Center as well as 4 members attending FFI at Chester County Training Center. The West Chester crew set out bright and early for a day of instruction with a team of instructors that included, retired DCFD Chief Larry Shultz, Dave Darbro from DCFD Engine 11 / Truck 6, Travis Murdoch from Bowie ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Saturday Afternoon Outbuilding

CFC, February 27

At 12:12hrs, the Christiana Fire Company was alerted to assist Station 42 (Gap) on a reported outbuilding at 31 Newport Road in Sadsbury Township. First arriving 42 officers confirmed smoke showing from the rear of an outbuilding.

Tanker 52-2 (Captain Stoltzfus) went enroute shortly after dispatch. Followed by Engine 52-1 (Lieutenant Miller) with 6 and Tanker 52-1 (Captain Lofgren) with 4. Christiana ... (Full Story)


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Box 2310 Water Rescue 1A - Sadsbury Township

CFC, February 24

Lancaster County was hit by a serious winter storm which spread heavy wind and rain.

Local streams filled very quickly and at 21:01 hours, Station 52 was dispatched for a water rescue in the area of 64 Christiana Pike.

Three adults and one child found themselves stranded in high water.

The six person crew with Engine 52-1 (Captain Stoltzfus) was able to extricate the victims within 10 minutes.

Squad ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Pennsylvania American Water Company Awards Station 52 Grant

CFC, February 19

The Christiana Fire Company has received a grant award the Pennsylvania American Water Company. This grant will be used to purchase a Harrington 2-Way Jumbo (5") clappered Saimese manifold, used for high volume water delivery.

Pennsylvania American Water Firefighting Supports Grants are intended to provide financial assistance to fire and emergency organizations serving communities in the company's ... (Full Story & Photos)

Chief Reimold receives grant award from Jim Kelly of PAWC
Chief Reimold receives grant award from Jim Kelly of PAWC

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Assist with Keystone Valley on Chimney Fire

CFC, February 18

Station 52 was alerted as a mutual aid company on a chimney fire with Keystone Valley Fire Company (Chester County Station 8) at 20:16 hours.

Within 5 minutes of dispatch both Tankers (52-1 & 52-2) and Engine 52-1 made the response with full crews.

It was confirmed that the fire was contained in the chimney pipe itself and station 52 crew members assisted Station 8 with cleaning out the pipe and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Box 2313 Vehicle Accident - Atglen Boro

CFC, February 18

At 12:58 hours, the 52 volunteers were dispatched to a Class 1 vehicle accident, reported with an Amish Buggy overturned.

Within minutes, Engine 52-1 (FF Swift) with a crew of 6 responded followed closely by Squad 52-1 (FF Schultz).

This accident was caused by a spooked horse from a train horn. The buggy traveled 200-300 yards before striking 2 cars and overturning. One child was in the buggy and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Photo courtesy of White Horse Fire Company (Station 49)
Photo courtesy of White Horse Fire Company (Station 49)

Box 49-5 Salisbury Township Commercial Building Fire - 2 Alarms

CFC, February 13

At 23:59 hours, Station 52 was alerted to assist White Horse Fire Company (Station 49) on a 2nd alarm commercial building fire at 5085 Old Philadelphia Pike.

Tanker 52-2 (Deputy Fisher) was first piece to respond (00:04:04) with Tanker 52-1 (Captain Stoltzfus) (00:05:04) and Engine 52-1 (Captain Lofgren) (00:22:35) following.

Both Tankers joined numerous other companies with the water supply while ... (Full Story & Photos)

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