On the night of Sunday 11/25/12 A-Shift responded Mutual Aid with Tanker 2142 and Battalion 21 to 30820 Block of Oak Springs Drive in Cleveland Twp. in Elkhart Co. Tanker 2142 hauled numerous loads of water while crews struggled to bring the fire under control due to it being in numerous void spaces throughout the house. Eventually a piercing nozzle was needed to bring the fire under control.
On Tuesday 11/13/12 C-Shift Squads 2161/2162, Battalion 21, 2102 and Clay Engine 244 were dispatched to a shed fire on Flamingo Ct in northwestern Penn Twp. Upon arrival companies found that the owner had already extinguished most of the fire. Penn and Clay units checked the interior of the shed for extension.
On Tuesday 11/13/12 C-Shift Squad 2162, Medic 13 and Battalion 21 were dispatched to a report of an injury accident at Bittersweet & McKinley. Upon arrival Squad 2162 found a 2 vehicle head on crash with the drivers of both vehicles injured. Penn units provided pt care to the victims and were assisted at the scene by Clay Medic 45.
On Sunday 11/11/12 at 1530hrs C-Shift was dispatched to a reported shed fire in the 10400 block of Glenwood. Upon arrival Squad 2162, 2102 and Battalion 21 found a fully involved shed fire, with extension to a second shed on the property and nearby woods. Squad 2162 stretched a 1.75″ crosslay and quickly gained control of the fire. The shed was a total loss, valued at approximately $7500. Due to the heavy winds, C-Shift has been kept busy by leaf fires extending into woods, houses, etc today as well as power lines down.