Wed. Dec 14th 2016
Rumor has it that Santa will be making his way through East Taylor Township Friday, December 23rd at 6:00PM on his way back to the North Pole to make the final preparations for Christmas. Be sure to keep an eye out!
Sun. Feb 21st 2016
Crews from Jackson East Taylor (JET) Dive team took to the ice at Hinckston Run Dam Sunday morning for training. Three divers dove under the ice while communications and safety crews stayed on the ice.
Sun. Dec 27th 2015
Crews From Jackson and East Taylor took the new Video Ray out to Hinckston Run Dam for training. This allows the JET dive team to become more comfortable operating this new piece of equipment. The Video Ray allows us to see underwater in a recovery or rescue situation to allow the divers to dive dow...
Mon. Feb 24th 2014
It is with great sadness that the Fire Company mourns the loss of one of own. Fire Chief Nick Buchan (ret.) passed away on Sunday, February 23, 2014. Chief Buchan is a life time member of the fire company serving as Chief in the early 70's and then as Chief Engineer for many years.&n...
Sun. Sep 11th 2011
Volunteer firefighters devote their time to protect you and your community. Duracell's Power Those Who Protect Us donation program lets you give back to these selfless heroes. When you purchase specially marked CopperTop packs, we'll make a battery donation to volunteer fire departments to power com...
Fri. Jun 3rd 2016
Crews were dispatched for a vehicle accident with injuries. Crews arrived on scene to find three vehicles, 2 of the vehicles had moderate damage and were leaking fluids. Crews used oil dry and absorbant pads to clean up ther fluids. crews returned in service without any further incidents.
Fri. Feb 5th 2016
Rescue Engine 17 responded to the accident scene upon arrival crews find a pole sheered and a Verizon wire broken. Crews took ever traffic control until a tow truck came and removed the vehicle. Crews removed the wires from the roadway and cleaned up the road. Crews returned in service without any f...
Sat. Jan 23rd 2016
Crews were dispatched to a chimney fire, upon arrival crews find a brick flue on a two story structure with the block on fire. Due to extreme weather conditions responses were delayed. Laddering the building or chimney was not possible. Crews then attempted to extinguish the fire from the bottom wit...
Sun. Jan 10th 2016
Crews were called for wires down on the roadway, upon arrival crews found a high tension wire down across a driveway. Penelec was notified and crews stood by on scene until penelec arrived and the scene was turned over to them. Crews returned into service without any further incident.
Wed. Dec 23rd 2015
Crews responded to a vehicle rollover accident on William Penn Highway in St. Petka's. Crews arrived on scene to find one vehicle overturned with one occupant out of the vehicle. EMS packaged the patient and transported to the hospital. Fire crews controlled fluid leaks and traffic control. Once...