Christiana Fire Company

2016 Incidents
Jan 26
Feb 11
Total 37

Past Incidents
2015 254
2014 290
2013 216
2012 215
2011 198
2010 195
2009 215

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Winter Snow Storm

CFC, January 26

With the heavy snow beginning Friday evening, 20+ CFC members gathered at the station for weekend staffing. Numerous calls were received to the station for various types of public service (Stranded motorist, Clogged Roof Vents and Medical Assist.) Even after the storm, crews remained at the station to dig out all Fire Hydrants in Christiana Borough.

Chief Reimold requested help Tuesday Afternoon ... (Full Story)

Photo courtesy of Station 42 (Gap Fire)
Photo courtesy of Station 42 (Gap Fire)

Paradise Township Dwelling

CFC, January 06

At 10:08 hours, Engine/Tanker 52-1 (Swift) was alerted to assist station 45 (Kinzer) with a working dwelling fire at 853 Strasburg Road in Paradise Township.

Upon arrival, Tanker 1 supplemented the water supply while the crew of five went forward to manpower staging and assisted with extinguishing and overhaul services.

Crews were later released at 11:41 hours.

(Photos courtesy of Gap Fire Company ... (Full Story & Photos)

Salisbury Township Mobile Home Fire

CFC, January 05

At 18:54 hours, Station 52 units were alerted to assist station 42 (Gap) with a working mobile home fire. The alarm was located at 723 Willow Lane in the Gap Hill section of Salisbury Township.

Tanker 52-2 (Stoltzfus), Engine 52-1 (Vandenbosch) and Engine/Tanker 52-1 (Baker) were on the street within minutes.

Upon arrival all crews assisted with extinguishing the fire and overhaul until being released ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo courtesy of Station 42 (Gap Fire)
Photo courtesy of Station 42 (Gap Fire)

Monday Night Training & Chimney Run

CFC, November 23

Members met for their weekly training Monday night with Captain Stoltzfus leading the group in a Basement fire and Ventilation activity. After the lecture time, Captain Stoltzfus had the 52 members split into 2 groups to cover the hands on portion of the training. Senior Firefighter's Vandenbosch and Lowry reviewed the Negative Pressure fan and discussed tactics as well as proper setup techniques. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Passing of Lifetime Member and Friend Jim McCully

CFC, November 04

It is with deep regret that the Christiana Fire Company announces the passing of lifetime member Jim McCully.

Jim was a very instrumental part in the fire company for many years. Offering his assistance to any and all who would ask and serving the community he loved. In fact a wish for one last firetruck ride around that community where he served was granted by the volunteers at CFC just over 1 month ... (Full Story & Photos)

Vehicle Extrication Training

CFC, October 19

On Monday evening Christiana firefighters went over to Atglen Recycling for an evening of vehicle rescue training. Crews arrived and were given a scenario of a vehicle into the side of a truck. Firefighters worked with the crew of Ambulance 46-1 to extricate a patient by removing both drivers side doors along with the b post. After the extrication scenario, crews proceeded to brush up an techniques ... (Full Story)

Weekend Brings Two Accidents

CFC, October 17

On Friday morning at 00:21 hrs Ambulance 46-1 and Engine 52-1 were dispatched to 752 Valley Ave. in Atglen borough for a vehicle accident. Deputy (Fisher) and Captain 52 (Lofgren) went enroute and received the additional of one vehicle accident with one patient out of the vehicle. Engine 52-1 responded with a crew of six, arriving soon after to find one vehicle off the road into a large sign. Firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)


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