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2017 Runs
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40
 Feb
48
 Mar
49
 Apr
42
 May
51
 Jun
48
 Jul
47
 Aug
62
 Sep
38
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
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425

Engine Runs
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297

Squad Runs
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53
 Rescue Runs
117





Vehicle Fire On Lurgan Avenue

 

 
Thu, Oct 12th, 2017 6:39:00 am - Engine 15-2 and Engine 15-1 responded to 535 Lurgan Ave for a reported vehicle fire. While responding Franklin County Communications advised caller reported a pick up truck well involved with a enclosed trailer attached to it. Engine 15-2 arrived on scene confirming a well involved ...Continued
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Fire Prevention Detail On Station

 

 
Wed, Oct 11th, 2017 10:00:00 am - Students from Nancy Grayson Elementary School came to vist the firehoure and go over some fire safety tips. Students got to go through the fire station and fire apparatus. ...Continued
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Active Shooter Drill At Shippensburg Area Middle School

 

 
Mon, Oct 9th, 2017 8:00:00 am - Members from WEFR as part of the Shippensburg Fire Department teamed up for a multi-agency active shooter drill at the Shippensburg Area Middle School. This drill took months of planning and coordinating with agencies to make this drill happen. Franklin and Cumberland County departments and agencies were able to ...Continued
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9th Annual Shippensburg Lowe's Safety Day

 

 
Sat, Sep 30th, 2017 12:00:00 pm - Members from WEFR staffed Squad 15 and participated in Shippensburg Lowe's 9th Annual Safety. Members spent the day recruiting and showing off the Rescue Squad.  ...Continued
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Holmatro Manufacturing Tour

 

 
Wed, Sep 20th, 2017 9:00:00 am - Several officers and members from WEFR went down to do a factory tour of Holmatro down in Glen Burnie, Maryland. WEFR is continuing to research and test new battery powered and hydraulic rescue equipment. Thank you Holmatro for your hospitality. ...Continued
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Single Vehicle Crash On Neil Road

 

 
Tue, Sep 19th, 2017 8:19:00 pm - Squad 15 responded to the area of 158 Neil Road for an auto accident with a vehicle into a pole. Engine 252 arrived on scene confirming a vehicle into a cornfield with a pole and wires down. Squad 15 arrived on scene and provided scene ...Continued
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Working House Fire On Lindsey Lot Road

 

 
Mon, Sep 18th, 2017 6:41:00 pm - Engine 15-1, Engine 15-2, Squad 15 and Deputy Chief 15 responded to Box Alarm 15-3 to 2347 Lindsey Lot Road for a reported house fire. While units were en route Franklin County Communications advised homeowner advised smoke coming from the roof. Truck 53 was first arriving ...Continued
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New Wood Cribbing For The Squad

 
Fri, Sep 15th, 2017 2:00:00 pm - Squad 15 replaced its old oak wood cribbing with new true rough cut pine wood cribbing. Wood cribbing is rather inexpensive but is truly a vital piece of equipment in rescue operations. ...Continued
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Box Alarm On Middle Spring Avenue

 

 
Thu, Sep 14th, 2017 7:53:00 pm - Engine 15-1 and Engine 15-2 responded to Box Alarm 152-02 to 24 Middle Spring Avenue for a reported smoke in a apartment building. Cumberland County Communications advised Shippensburg University Police were on scene reporting moderate smoke on the second floor of a apartment building. Chief ...Continued
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2017 South End Firefighters Outdoor Extravaganza- Winner's List
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Sat, Sep 9th, 2017 7:00:00 pm - We would like to thank everyone who came out to support our annual South End Firefighters Outdoor Extrabaganza at Roxbury. The event was a great success and we hope to see you all again next year. *To view the winner's list please click on ...Continued
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South End Firefighters Outdoor Extravaganza

 

 
Sat, Sep 9th, 2017 12:00:00 pm - Members from WEFR and South Newton Twp Volunteer Fire Company held our annual South End Firefighters Outdoor Extravaganza at the Roxbury Lions Club. This year's event was another huge success and we would like to thank everyone who came out and supported our organizations on such a ...Continued
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Shippensburg University Recruitment Detail

 
Sun, Aug 27th, 2017 11:00:00 am - Members from WEFR and the SFD attended the Shippensburg University activity fair to try and recruit some of the incoming freshman and new students to the university. WEFR is always looking for new members especially young college students with fire service experience that may want to take advantage ...Continued
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Vehicle Extrication Training Day

 

 
Sat, Aug 26th, 2017 8:00:00 am - Members planned a vehicle rescue extrication training day along with demoing some of Holmatro's latest generation of vehicle rescue equipment. Crews set up different crash scene scenarios and gave Holmatro's rescue tools a workout. WEFR would like to thank ESI Equipment Inc. for brining their ...Continued
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Engine Company Drill On Long Hose Lines

 

 
Fri, Aug 25th, 2017 7:00:00 pm - Members drilled on stretching and advancing long hose lines in preparation of the Shippensburg Corn Festival this weekend. Engine companies may resort to running long hose lines down alley ways during a highly congested downtown event. ...Continued
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Barn Fire On Burns Valley Road

 

 
Mon, Aug 21st, 2017 10:35:00 pm - Squad 15 responded to Box Alarm 12-01 to 23392 Burns Valley Road for a reported barn fire. Franklin County Communications advised multiple calls for a barn on fire. Units arrived on scene confirming a 30'x30' metal barn full of hay bales. Squad 15 arrived on ...Continued
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