On Saturday evening 1-26-19 B-Shift Squad 13, Medic 13, Battalion 5, Clay Engine 25 and Medic 24 responded to an injury crash on Douglas east of Capital Ave. Units had 2 patients with minor injuries. The Hurst edraulics were placed in serve to extricate one. Here is a photo from the scene:
While Squad 14, Battalion 5 and Tanker 14 operated at the fatal fire in Lakeville, Squad 13, Medic 13, Engine 4, BC1, Engine 24, Engine 25, Medic 24 and BC4 operated at a working house fire in Penn District 13 in the 55000 block of Guilford Court. Squad 13 arrived to find heavy fire from the B/C corner of the residence. Squad 13 made the attack and Battalion 1 had the command. Searches were negative.
A-Shift Squad 14, Battalion 5 and Tanker 14 responded to the 19400 block of New Road for a Barn Fire. The fire was upgraded to the 2nd Alarm by SWCFT BC42 whom also then requested a Tanker Plan 1. During overhaul it was discovered the fire involved a fatality. While at this fire District 13 was dispatched to a working house fire in Penn Twp.
On Friday evening 1/11/19 Penn Fire C-Shift Squad 13, Squad 14, Tanker 14, Battalion 5, Mishawaka Engine 2, Battalion 1, 102 as well as Clay Engine 25 and Medic 24 responded to the 54000 block of Del Ray Drive for a chimney fire. MFD 102 arrived to find a fire contained to the chimney. Battalion 5 had the command and scaled the response back to Engine 25 and Squad 13. Damage was contained to the chimney and did not extend to the residences. Here are some photos:
C-Shift Squad 13, Squad 14, Medic 13, Mishawaka Medic 1 and Battalion Chief 5 responded to a crash with entrapment at Elm and Ireland. Battalion 5 arrived to find a 2 vehicle t-bone crash with a van rolled into a ditch 100 yards away from the main scene. The driver was trapped and had to be extricated by Penn Fire. Here are some photos from the scene: