Today Members thought it would be a good idea to make the stations hydrant a little more eye appealing, we didn't want it to be just a traditional red hydrant, so we went outside the box and went with the famous Despicable Me movie favorite Minion! Stop on down to the station to check it out!
Special thanks to Batt. Chief/EMT Plumey, FF/EMT Franks, and FF Melton for taking time out of there day ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 13:48 hours Longwood Fire Company was dispatched for a garage fire attached to a house. A Longwood fire company officer reported they saw the large header from far out. When Chief 25 went enroute, he stated there were no hydrants in the area, and to start the Tanker Task Force, this added Tanker 24,39,52, and Delco 59. MICU 25 was first onscene and had fire showing and requested a second alarm. ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 12:04PM Kennett Fire Company was dispatched to 138 Old Kennett Rd for a small brush fire reported to be a 20' x 20' area that was 80' from the residence. Brush 24 and Tanker 24 along with the Chief and Ambulance 24-2 made the response to find a small brush fire that was mostly extinguished by the homeowner. The crew from Brush 24 deployed shovels and the booster reel to extinguish the remaining ... (Full Story & Photos)
On April 28, 2014 the Kennett Fire Company was invited to the Wounded Warriors Parade that started at the Exelon parking lot on Baltimore Pike and ended at the First Baptist Church of Kennett Square. The Kennett Fire Company was very honored to have been invited to such a wonderful cause.... (Full Story & Photos)
On March 29th at 07:45 hours Engine 24-1 and Delco Tower 61 were requested to standby at Delco Station 46. While they were operating on a Building in a closed school complex. The engine crew was later requested to the scene to assist with loading hose and returned to help clean hose, repack and get their apparatus back in service. Fortunately the crew didn't have any calls and returned available ... (Full Story & Photos)