Swatara Fire Company


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2019 782 27 16
2018 777 24 15
2017 744 28 19
2016 772 18 18
2015 646 25 10
2014 694 27 18
2013 694 18 8
2012 672 15 9
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Welcome to the Official Website for the Swatara Township Fire Department

 

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January 19

As snow began to fall in the Central PA Region, Box 49-4 was sent to Highland & Mohn for an MVA w/ Injuries. Rescue 91 (FF Noell) was advised of callers on scene stating 3 trapped. Rescue 91 arrived with 2 confined in one on its' side. Crews flapped the roof to remove the occupants within 20 minutes from dispatch. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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January 17

Please see the attached document for the full report provided by Assistant Chief Steele. A few highlights for the year:


Top Responders
1. Ed Geary - 356
2. Garrett Oliver - 347
3. Chris Furlong - 346
4. Mark Bradnick - 312
5. Richard Szekeres - 296
6. Zach Reinhart - 269
7. Sean Marzen - 267
8. Dakota Shultz - 256
9. Tegan Swank - 196
10. Jarmar Kennedy - 165

Top Training
1. Jon Reese - 443.5 Hours
2. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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2020 = 2 Bells in Allison Hill

January 03

This afternoon, Harrisburg City Units were dispatched to the 1600 Block of Hunter Street for a House Fire. City Units arrived with a 2 Story EOR with fire showing from all floors and transmitted the 2nd Alarm. Rescue 91 (FF Swank) with 9 volunteers arrived as the Special Services and assisted with fire attack and opening up.

**During the incident, one member was checked by EMS for weakness, the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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December 27

This afternoon, Box 49-5 was sent to the area of 19th & Gibson for an MVA w/ Injuries. Rescue 91 (FF Shultz) arrived advising of1 trapped and removing the doors for a Level 1 Trauma patient. The patient was removed within 5 minutes and the patient was transported to a local Trauma Center. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Congratulations Truckman Marzen

December 17

Congratulations to Truckman Sean Marzen on graduating from Harrisburg Area Community College with a Associate's Degree in Fire Science. FF Marzen came to Swatara back in 2016 from Jim Thorpe, PA as a live-in firefighter.... (Full Story & Photos)

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MVA in 456
MVA in 456

Boxes, Crashes, Events

December 16

Another busy weekend for Swatara Fire-Rescue. Crews kept busy over the weekend covering multiple box alarms, motor vehicle accidents and medical emergencies. Members also completed 3 public service events and participated in live fire training.

**Interested in kicking off your new year with a new challenge? Join STFR and learn how you can make a difference**... (Full Story & Photos)

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Busy Sunday

December 08

Busy Sunday for the 91 House. Crews handled 5 responses along with the Annual Swatara vs Progress Fire 32 football game.

0132 - Stove Fire - Harrisburg Mall
- See previous news story

1148 - Large Mulch Fire - 49-1 Box
Engine 91, Attack 91, Tanker 59 handled a large pile of mulch burning at the Township Landfill.

1537 - Smoke in an Apartment - 49-6 Box
Units were dispatched for smoke in an Apartment. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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December 07

This evening, Box 45-1 was sent to the 6100 Block of Evelyn St for a Reported Chimney Fire. Engine 91-5 arrived with normal conditions. Truck 91 arrived and made access to the roof and confirmed a fire in the chimney. Engine 91 arrived as the 2nd Due Engine and Rescue 91 arrived as the Special Service. Crews worked vertically to clear the chimney and held the assignment to 91 units.

Overnight, Box ... (Full Story & Photos)

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