Apr
22
2016

2 Alarms struck in Old Forge

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  04/19/2016 - Shortly before 3pm on Tuesday Engine 93 was dispatched along with the entire first alarm to the working structure fire at 126 Henderson street in Old Forge. Chief 93-A arrived on scene to find a fully involved garage fire, with extension into a neighboring garage. Chief 93-A also reported exposure into two residences,
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Feb
2
2016

Engine operates Working Basement Fire.

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11:59pm –  The 93 Engine into Greenwood as part of the first alarm assignment to the 3300 block of Greenwood Ave for the Structure Fire. Chief 98 arrived on scene to find a working fire in the basement of the residence. Engine 93 responded with a crew of 4. Upon arrival Engine 98 had stretched
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Dec
21
2015

First Due 2nd Alarm Structure Fire

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Engine 93 dispatched along with the balance of the first alarm companies for the Possible Structure Fire on the 600 block of Maple Street in Old Forge. Chief 93 arrived on scene to find a RV Fully Involved next to a home, extending into the garage and neighboring gazebo that extended into the neighboring home.
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Dec
20
2015

Engine helps escort Santa through town

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The Old Forge Fire Department came together to escort Santa Clause around town stopping at multiple locations throughout Old Forge. The Santa run is held every year, and this year was exceptionally great!  
Dec
17
2015

Car Fire at Moosic Mini Mart

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Units were dispatched around 1020pm to the Moosic Mini Mart for the working car fire parked next to the building. Chief 93 arrived on scene to report the vehicle is about 5ft from the building and 10ft from the gas pumps. Engine 93 arrived on scene first to deploy one 2″ crosslay. Crews from Greenwood
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Sep
10
2015

Congratulations to Matt Evans!

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Engine 93 would like to extend a huge congratulations to Firefighter Matt Evans, now of the Avoca Fire Department. Matt has been hired full time with Loudoun County Virginia as a Firefighter. Firefighter Evans started with Engine 93 in 2002 and was a active firefighter until 2012, where he served as Captain for 1 year.
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Aug
15
2015

Old Forge Night brings I-81 Vehicle Fire

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Members of Engine 93 had the opportunity to join the community of Old Forge for a Night out at the Scranton Wilkes-barre Stadium to watch the Railriders defeat the RedSox on Thursday. Before the game Engine 93 was dispatched to assist Greenwood Fire Department on the Fully Involved Car Fire on I-81 Northbound. Engine 93
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Jul
2
2015

Members receive new Turnout gear

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The last two members of Engine 93 have received new Turnout gear as part of our safety campaign. Turnout gear must be replaced every few years to ensure firefighter safety and material reliability. The new turnout gear features enhanced safety options including a “DRD” or Drag Rescue Device inside the jackets to ease extraction should
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Mar
4
2015

Engine detailed to Duryea for Multi Alarm Working Commercial Fire

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Around 5pm Tuesday Night Ladder and Engine 933 were dispatched into Duryea for the working Commercial Structure Fire at Schott Glass on York Street. Engine 93 established a crew to cover the immediate area while Duryea, Taylor, Moosic and more were operating on this large scale incident. Shortly after Duryea Fire command Requested Engine 93
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