Apr
30
2016

Special Ladder Detail – Amwell Road

Woodruff Birthday - 04-30-2016 - 652 Amwell Road 009
On Saturday April 30th at 1700 Ladder 36 traveled to member Bill Woodruff’s house to make an appearance at Rory’s 10th birthday party.  Happy birthday Rory!
Apr
24
2016

Brush Fire – Drost Lane

Brush Fire - 04-24-2016 - Drost Lane 001
On Sunday April 24, 2016 at 1318, Station 36 was dispatched to Drost Lane for the reported brush fire five feet from the house. Brush 36 arrived on scene and advised that the bulk of the fire was knocked down by the neighbor. Brush 36 crew utilized a booster line to finish extinguishing the fire
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Apr
24
2016

CAFS Training – Stryker Lane

Pump Training - 04-24-2016 - Stryker Lane 004
On Sunday April 24th at 1230 Deputy Chief Heider took some members out on Ladder 36 for pump and driver training.  Pump training focused on CAFS.  Later Brush 36 was also brought out for pump and driver training.
Apr
18
2016

Dryer Fire – Triangle Laundry

Dryer Fire - 04-18-2016 - 381 Triangle Rd 007
On Monday April 18th at 1220 the Hillsborough Fire District was dispatched to Triangle Laundry for a reported dryer fire.  Chief Fire Marshal FM-10A arrived on scene, established command, and confirmed a working fire.  District crews stretched lines interior and extinguished the fire and the crew from Ladder 36 performed overhaul.  Assistant Chief 36 took
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Apr
16
2016

RIT Call – Marion Drive Montgomery

RIT Call - 04-16-2016 - 31 Marion Drive Montgomery 002
On Saturday April 16th at 2056 RIT 36 was dispatched to a structure fire on Marion Drive in Montgomery Township.  Deputy 36 and Ladder 36 arrived on scene and staged on the lawn at the Alpha side of the structure.  36 Crews were reassigned and by command and began exterior suppression operations on the Delta
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Apr
15
2016

Brush Fire – New Centre Road

Brush Fire - 04-15-2016 - 201 New Centre Road 003
On Friday April 15th at 1610 Flagtown Fire responded to New Centre Road for a reported brush fire on the side of the road.  The crew from Brush 36 arrived and extinguished the smoldering material.  All crews cleared the scene at 1645.
Apr
14
2016

2016 Every 15 Minutes PSA

Every 15 Minutes - 04-14-2016 - Hillsborough HS 001
On Thursday April 14th, the Hillsborough Fire District and EMS 79 took part in the Every 15 minutes program held at the Hillsborough High School.  This event gives students a firsthand account of the dangers of drinking and driving.  The program simulates a 2 car MVA with serious injuries and 1 fatality that results from
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Apr
9
2016

Chimeny Fire – Thompson Close

Chimney Fire - 04-09-2016 - 2 Thompson Close - Guzy 001
On Saturday April 9th at 2112 Flagtown Fire responded with the Hillsborough Fire District to Thompson Close for a chimney fire. All unites cleared the scene at 2144.
Apr
8
2016

Structure Fire – Amwell Road

Structure Fire - 04-08-2016 - 724 Amwell Road - Bill 001
On Friday April 8th at 0248 the Hillsborough Fire district was dispatched to Amwell Road for a possible structure fire.  Captain 36-2 arrived on scene, established command, and confirmed visible fire on interior of the building on the Charlie side with smoke showing on the exterior.  Assistant 36 arrived on scene and Assistant 36, Deputy
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Apr
7
2016

Ladders Drill

Ladders Drill - 04-07-2016 - Hillsborough HS 024
On Thursday April 7th Flagtown Fire went to Hillsborough High School where Assistant Chief Lachowski and Captain Regiec conducted a ladders drill. The drill focused on raising and lowering ground ladders, proper ventilation techniques from a ladder, and use of the haul system in conjunction with a ladder to remove a fire fighter from an
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