Chapel Oaks Volunteer Fire Department


Friday, January 16, 2015  At 23:52 Company 15 was dispatched to Fetter's Meats for a reported vehicle accident with entrapment. Chief 1501 arrived to find one car that had struck a utility pole with the driver trapped in the back seat. Chief 1503 assumed command and had Rescue 15-1 prepare to take the rear passenger door of the vehicle. Rescue 15-1 arrived, had the car stabilized, and the driver out in 8 minutes. Engine 15-2 along with Chief 1502 had a landing zone setup a Milton Trans and awaited the arrival of Life Flight. Units were available at 00:43




Tuesday, December 30, 2014  At 22:15 hours The 15 House was dispatched to the 1300 Block of Shakespeare Road for a reported garage fire. Chiefs 1503 & 1501 arrived to find a two story garage well involved with a house as an exposure. Engine 15-2 arrived and laid 300' of 5" down the lane and stretched the bumper line to protect the house. The remainder of the Engine crew pulled a 2 1/2" off the rear to make an attack on the main body of fire. Tanker 12-1 supplied Engine 15-2 from Shakespeare. Engine 15-1 dropped half its crew at the fire scene and proceeded to Sodom Road to establish a fill site. The crews from Rescue 15-1 and 5-1 assisted with overhaul. Tankers from company 5, 15,17 and 2 were also on the scene. Company 15 was available at 00:17.




Sunday, December 21, 2014  At 08:09 hours Engine 15-2 and Tanker 15-1 were dispatched to upper Delaware Township to assist Warrior Run with a house fire. Company 9 arrived and had heavy fire throughout. The crew from Engine 9-1 swung the deck gun knocking down the bulk of the fire and then made entry. Engine 15-2 arrived and assisted with fire attack and went top side to open the roof. Multiple units from Northumberland, Union, and Lycoming counties worked on the scene until about 11:30.




Friday, December 19, 2014  At 10:28 Company 15 was dispatched to Sycamore Lane in the Borough for a reported house fire. Milton PD arrived on the scene and had smoke showing from the attic. Chiefs 1501 and 1503 arrived and had fire showing from the kitchen window. Chief 1501 took command and requested a second alarm. Chief 1503 made entry to the kitchen, knocked down the fire with a water can, and conducted a primary search until the Engine arrived. Engine 15-2 arrived and pulled the bumper line and made entry to hit any hot spots and started checking for extension. The full second alarm was canceled with the exception of Lewisburg's Rescue. The crew from Rescue 2-1 assisted with overhaul, ventilation, and salvage. Units remained on the scene until 11:48.




Friday, December 19, 2014  At 13:44 Engine 15-2 was sent to Price's Recycling for a van on fire on a trailer. Chief 1501 arrived to find the rear tire of a minivan burning. Engine 15-2 arrived on the scene and pulled the 1 1/2" bumper line and had the fire knocked down quickly. Employees were working on the van when the fire started. Engine 15-2 went available at 14:13.




Wednesday, December 10, 2014  At 05:03 Engine 15-2 and Tanker 15-1 were dispatched to Comly Road in Lewis Township to assist Warrior Run with a barn fire. Command 9 arrived and had smoke showing from a large two story chicken house. Tanker 9-2 arrived and stretched a line and found a small fire burning with minor extension to the second floor. Engine 15-2 assisted with overhaul on the first and second floors. Crews had a good stop and the structure only sustained minor damage.




Saturday, December 6, 2014  On this Sunday evening Mr. Mabus was returning home from an event outside of Carlisle when he heard a crash dispatched with entrapment. Jay was just down the road and arrived first to find a car that had left the roadway and struck a stone wall. Both front doors were jammed so he gained access though the back door and assessed the driver. The driver was complaining of some pain so jay immediately held c-spine until fire crews arrived. Crews arrived and took the driver door to remove the patient. Jay also assisted with traffic before returning home.




Thursday, December 4, 2014  At 05:20 The 15 House was dispatched to the intersection of South Front and Mahoning Streets for and auto accident with injury. Milton PD was in the area and witnessed the crash and called it in. Chief 1501 arrived to find two vehicles involved with one injury. Due to the driver’s door being in the bushes the driver was removed through the passenger’s door. The crew from the Rescue assisted with patient removal and hazards.




Sunday, November 30, 2014  At 17:16 Chief 1503 was returning from a call in Lewisburg when he came upon a non-injury crash at Mahoning and Arch Streets that PD had just arrived on. Due to the vehicle leaking fluids and the need for traffic control the Chief requested the Rescue and Traffic Unit non-emergency to assist. While units were there one of the drivers requested an Ambulance to be checked out. Company 15 was available at 17:54.




Wednesday, November 26, 2014  At 12:34 Engine 15-2 and Tanker 15-1 was called to Village Green Trailer Park in Montandon for a working trailer fire. Engine 15-2 arrived and pulled a second line off Engine 2-1 and assisted with fire attack. The Wagon also supplied Engine 2-1 and assisted with overhaul. Company 15 was available at 13:45.



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