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Incidents for which we were dispatched (see Note 1)Hide

1997
Trailer Fire, 1562 Pottsville St (Box 23-11)

2005
Structure Fire, 2829 Armstrong Valley Rd (Box 216-2)
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Tanker-22 was dispatched to a fully involved structure fire at 2829 Armstrong Valley Road. The Tanker responded with a crew of two and arrived on scene to find companies 19, 20, 21, 216, 26, and 29 working a house fire with fire blowing out of the windows and doors. Truck-20 was set up on side-2, being supplied by Engine-21. Engine-21, on side-1/2, was being supplied by Tanker-21. Engine-216 was on side-4/1, being supplied by Tanker-20. Engines 26, 19, 201, and 29-1 were staged and their manpower worked the scene. A tanker shuttle was begun using Tankers 29, 19, 23, and 22 dumping into Tanker-21's dump tank. Tanker-22 dropped one load, and was refilled at the fill site, located at Heim's garage in Fisherville, manned by Engine-29. Engine-22 was requested by Chief-21 to relocate to Station-21, and Perry County Engine-2 was relocated to Station-29. There was heavy fire involving the entire 2?-story house which was being remodeled at the time. A CAFS line from Engine-21 was deployed to the platform of Truck-20 and used along with additional handlines from Engine-216. Tanker-22 was then relocated to Station-21, arriving by way of Halifax and Millersburg since Route-225 was impassable because of apparatus at the fire scene. The Engine and Tanker were later released by Chief 21-2 and the company went available.
2006
Chimney Fire, 400 Block Main Street (Box 22-1)
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Company-22 was dispatched to a report of a chimney fire in the 400-Block of Main Street. Truck-22 responded with a crew of six and Engine-22 responded with a crew of five. Chief 22-2, on the scene, placed the box available before any units arrived.
2007
Car Fire, Glen Road (Box 22-2)
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Company 22 was dispatched to a car on fire in the parking lot of the little league ball field on Glen Road. Engine 22 responded with a crew of five, Chief 22 responded POV. Truck 22, which was on a training detail with Company 24, responded from Williamstown with a crew of five. Engine 22 arrived on scene and found the fire to have been extinguished by the police department. Truck 22 was placed in service. The crew checked for hot spots, opened the hood, disconnected the battery, then went available.
Other Local Incidents (see Note 2)Hide


1947
Quarry Accident - Jordan Twp, Northumberland Co, PA
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On May 21, 1947, around 3 o'clock in the morning a flash landslide occurred at the Meckley Lime Company, about a mile east of Mandata, Jordan Township, Northumberland County. Harry Engle, a power shovel operator, was caught in it and buried beneath 154 tons of rock. Rescuers and employees were on the scene an hour later using steam shovels to dig through the huge pile of rock. Harry's crushed body was recovered around 8 o'clock on the evening of Sunday, May 25th.
1969
Vehicle Accident - Route 25 - Hegins, PA
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A vehicle accident occurred on Main Street in Hegins on May 21, 1969. A tractor trailer, driven by Christian Quigley, of Duncannon RD, was stopped on East Main Street waiting to make a left turn, when it was struck by a car driven by Carol Morgan, of Hegins RD. Three pre-school children in the car were injured and taken to the Tri-Valley Medical Center for treatment. Lori Ann Morgan, age 4?, suffered a broken right leg. Marlin Morgan, age 3, suffered a contusion, and Michelle Matter, age 3?, also suffered a contusion. Three-year-old Sherry Morgan was also a passenger in the car, but escaped without injury.
2006
Vehicle Accident - Millersburg, PA

2007
Hit-and-Run Crash - Upper Paxton Twp, Dauphin Co, PA
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A 27-year-old Millersburg man was charged with hit-and-run after an accident on May 21, 2007. The man was driving a vehicle on Route 25 near Harrisburg North Golf Course. He attempted to pass another vehicle in a no passing zone. He lost control of his vehicle, hit a Penn DOT "Do Not Pass" sign, and came to rest on the lawn of the golf course before fleeing the scene.
Other Noteworthy Incidents/Events (see Note 3)Hide


1964
Resort Fire - Wegimond, Belgium
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Notes

1.The section of calls we've responded to has been compiled from fire company records, newspapers, and other sources. Listings for years prior to 1981 might be incomplete.
2.The listing of local incidents is for incidents that happened around our local area, including some from Lykens for which the fire company was not dispatched. It is certainly not a complete listing, and is not intended to be. It is included here for your entertainment. Incidents listed here have been gathered from public sources.
3.The listing of other noteworthy incidents includes incidents from anywhere outside our local area (for which we were not dispatched). Also included in this section are historical events from our fire company, Lykens, or around the world. It is certainly not a complete listing, and is not intended to be. It is included here for your entertainment. Incidents and events listed here have been gathered from public sources.
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