Chapel Oaks Volunteer Fire Department
 
 

ELECTRICAL FIRE

Thursday, March 23, 2017  At 22:12 the Milton Fire Department was dispatched to the 100 block of Elm Street for a possible electrical fire. Chief 1502 arrived to find normal conditions from the exterior and a shorted out light fixture in the upstairs hallway. The box was held to a single engine response. Engine 15-1 arrived and checked the area of the light with the TIC and found no extension. The light was then disconnected so the power could be restored to the upstairs. Units on scene: Chiefs 1501 Stump, 1502 Lupo, 1503 Derr, Engine 15-1, 1561, 1562, MICU 15 and Milton Police Department. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

TANKER RUNS MUTUAL AID FIRE

Tuesday, March 21, 2017  At 14:52 hours Tanker 15-1 was dispatched to West Buffalo Township to assist Mifflinburg with a working house fire. The Tanker arrived on the scene and stood by. The crew did not dump any water.

     



 

3 VEHICLE CRASH

Thursday, March 16, 2017  At 12:15 the Milton Fire Department along with Company 17 was dispatched to SR 254 and School House Road in Turbot Township for a vehicle accident involving 3 vehicles. Fire Police Captain 1561 arrived on scene to find two passenger cars that had been rear ended by a tractor trailer with one injury. Rescue 15-1 arrived and assisted EMS with patient care and controlled all the vehicle hazards. Units responding and on scene: Rescue 15-1, 1561, CO 15 Fire Police, MICU's 15, 8, Ambulance 5-2, and PSP.

     



 

SNOW REMOVAL

Tuesday, March 14, 2017  Tuesday March 14, 2017 members spent the afternoon and evening going around the first due shoveling out hydrants.

     



 

TRUCK ON ITS SIDE

Tuesday, March 14, 2017  At 01:00 the Milton Fire Department along with CO 17 was dispatched to interstate 80 at mile marker 212 east bound for a tractor trailer accident. First arriving chiefs advised the truck was on its side with the cab portion hanging over the embankment and the driver out uninjured. Crews controlled a fuel leak and PennDot took over until the truck was removed.

     



 

KEEP CLEAR

Monday, March 13, 2017  With the upcoming snow storm please keep this in mind in your neighborhood.

   


 

MAY YOU REST IN PEACE

Sunday, March 12, 2017  The Milton Fire Department would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family, friends, and co-workers of Harrisburg Bureau of Fires Lieutenant Dennis DeVoe. LT DeVoe was leaving the funeral of a fellow firefighter enroute to his station to respond to major structure fire with entrapment when his vehicle was hit by a drunk driver. May you Rest in Peace Lieutenant DeVoe.

   


 

3 VEHICLE MVA

Sunday, March 12, 2017  At 15:59 the Milton Fire Department was dispatched to state route 405 at Golf Course Road for a vehicle accident involving 3 passenger cars. Chief 1502 arrived to find all three vehicles in the roadway with all occupants out of the vehicles with minor injuries. Rescue 15-1 arrived and took care of vehicle hazards. Engine 15-1 and 17-2 arrived and assisted the rescue crew with hazards. Units on scene: Chiefs 1502 Lupo, 1503 Derr, 1701, 1702, Rescue 15-1, Engines 15-1, 17-2, Traffic 15, 1562 Bastain, MICU’s 15 and 8, Medic 60, Ambulance 5-2, and PSP. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

FIRE POLICE ASSIST PD

Saturday, March 11, 2017  At 10:04 Company 15 Fire Police were dispatched to the 300 block of Mahoning Street to assist the Milton Police Department with traffic control for a non-injury auto accident. Photo by Jay Mabus.

   


 

POTTSGROVE CRASH

Saturday, March 11, 2017  At 11:20 The Milton Fire Department was dispatched to state route 642 in Pottsgrove for a one vehicle auto accident. Chief 1502 arrived to find one pickup truck on its side with the occupant self-extricated. Rescue 15-1 and Engine 12-1 arrived and controlled vehicle hazards while Traffic 15 and CO 15 Fire Police provided traffic control. Units on scene: Chiefs 1501, 1502, Rescue 15-1, Engine 12-1, Traffic 15,CO 15 Fire Police, MICU 8, and PSP. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 
 
 

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