Christiana Fire Company

2014 Incidents
Jan 20
Feb 54
Mar 30
Apr 31
May 23
Jun 20
Jul 18
Aug 5
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 201

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

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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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Hydraulic Ventilation
Hydraulic Ventilation

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)

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

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)

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Live Burn Training Series Completed

CFC, July 05

Christiana members wrapped up a several week training series on Saturday July 5 by assisting in a control burn at Freedom Life Christian Center located on Noble Road in SadsburyTownship. Communication by officials from Freedom Life Christian Center and Fire Chief Reimold had the church offering an outbuilding structure to Christiana Fire for training purposes with the intent the building to be razed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Friday Night MVA

CFC, July 04

At 1658hrs, the Christiana Fire Company along with Gap Rescue 42 was alerted for a Vehicle Accident in the area of 1114 Gap Rd, Sadsbury Township. Duty 52 (Captain Lofgren) signed on receiving additional from Lancaster County 911. Engine 52-1 (Lt. Stoltzfus) went enroute with 6 shortly after dispatch followed by Tanker 52-1 (FF Miller) with a crew of 6.

Duty Lofgren went on the scene minutes later ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Back to Back Federal Grants

CFC, July 04

On Independence Day July 4 2014 we received more fantastic news that we have been awarded a second FY2013 Assistance to Firefighters Grant to purchase new hydraulic "Jaws of Life" rescue tools just one week after receiving an award for AEDs.

These tools will prove to be a vital piece of equipment when we respond to vehicle accidents or technical rescues which require extrication.

The total amount ... (Full Story & Photos)

This marks the third out of three grant applications we have received from the AFG program in FY2013
This marks the third out of three grant applications we have received from the AFG program in FY2013

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