Chapel Oaks Volunteer Fire Department
 
 

BICENTENNIAL PARADE

Saturday, June 17, 2017  Members of the Milton Fire Department participated in the Bicentennial parade and provided coverage for the fireworks display at the high school later in the evening. This wrapped up week long celebration. Great job and thank you to everyone that made this week a success. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

FAMILY FUN DAY

Friday, June 16, 2017  Friday June 16, 2017 the Milton Fire Department participated at the family fun day at Brown Ave. Park. In the evening the 3 Chiefs staffed the grill and cooked hot dogs for the free refreshments that were available. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

TRUCK RUNS MUTUAL AID JOB

Friday, June 16, 2017  At 09:45 Truck 15-1 was dispatched to the 3300 block of Hoffa Mill Road in Kelley Township for a working house fire. Truck 15-1 arrived and was requested to open up the roof for vertical ventilation. The crew split with half going to the roof and the rest laddering the building and assisting with interior fire suppression. Truck 15-1 operated on scene for approximately 2 1/2 hours. Units on scene: Chiefs 1503 Derr, 302,303,304,203, 204, Truck 15-1, Engines 2-1, 3-1 (fill site), 3-2 and 3-3, Tankers 3-1 and 5-1, 1561, ambulances from companies 2 and 8. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

FLAG DAY CEREMONY

Wednesday, June 14, 2017  Wednesday June 14, 2017 members of the Milton Fire Department took part in Milton's Bicentennial Flag Day Ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

CAR FIRE

Wednesday, June 14, 2017  At 19:27 the 15 House was dispatched to the 2500 block of Shakespeare Road in West Chillisquaque Township for a reported car fire. Chief 1503 arrived to find a passenger car with smoke coming from the dash area of the car. Engine 15-2 arrived and pulled the bumper line fire extinguishment. Units on scene: Chiefs 1502 Lupo and 1503 Derr, Engine 15-2, MICU 15-2, 1561 and PSP. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

BARN FIRE

Wednesday, June 14, 2017  At 18:37 Tanker 15-1 was dispatched to a second alarm barn fire in the 1700 block of Spruce Run Road in Buffalo Township. Tanker 15-1 dumped 5400 gallons of water before returning to service. Photos taken by Jay Mabus.

     



 

GARAGE FIRE

Tuesday, June 13, 2017  At 17:43 the Milton Fire Department was dispatched to the alley between Turbot Avenue and Locust Streets for a garage fire. Chief 1502 arrived on scene to find a well involved garage in the alley east of Turbot Avenue with heavy fire impinging on a house. 1502 requested a second alarm. Chief 1501 arrived and established command. Engine 15-2 was heading to a public function when the call was dispatched and arrived on the scene with in minutes. Engine 15-2 laid a supply line from the hydrant at Locust Street and Turbot Avenue. The crew from Engine 15-2 pulled a 2" attack line and stretched to the front of the garage. Members knocked the bulk of the fire down and protected the exposure building as other units arrived on scene. Engine 15-1 laid an additional supply line on Park Ave. and their crew pulled a 1 3/4" attack line and helped Engine 15-2's crew extinguish any remaining fire and overhaul. Mutual aid crew's from companies 5, 9, and 2 assisted with overhaul and relieving the initial attack crews due to temperatures being in the mid 90’s. Units on scene: Chiefs 1501 Stump, 1502 Lupo, 1503 Derr, 501, 502, 503, 901, 903 and 1701, Engines 15-2, 15-1, 9-1 , 17-1 and 5-1, Trucks 15-1 and 2-1, Rescue 5-1, Traffic 15, MICU 15, Ambulance 5-1, and Milton Police Department. Lycoming Rescue 13, Engine 12-1, and NC Truck 73 all transferred to Station 15 to provide protection while units operated on scene. Photos by Jay Mabus.

     



 

2 MEMBERS GRADUATING

Wednesday, June 7, 2017  Please join us in congratulating two of our members for graduating from Milton High School class of 2017 Noah L Wilson and Ronnie Reich. Good luck in your future endeavors men!

   


 

FORCIBLE ENTRY TRAINING

Tuesday, June 6, 2017  Tuesday June 6, 2017 members took advantage of some extra time after our monthly maintenance night to work on some forcible entry skills.

     



 

STUDENTS HELP OUT

Wednesday, May 31, 2017  Wednesday May 31, 2017 members of Milton High School class of 2017 and junior members of the National Honor Society participated in Milton High School’s Annual Community Service Day. Students spent the day giving back to the community in various places around town including the fire stations. The group spruced up both flower beds at our Ridge Ave. and Race Street stations along with painting lines for our parking spaces and in the truck bays. The Milton Fire Department would like to thank these students for all their hard work and dedication to the Milton community. THANK YOU!!

     



 
 
 

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