Structure Fire – Mohican Ave – Town of McCandless

IP0036025/11/2002 – Structure Fire – Mohican Ave – Town of McCandless

McCandless Fire Departments were dispatched to a house on Mohican Avenue for a Working Structure Fire. First arriving units found heavy smoke and flames. No injuries were reported although several pets weren’t able to be saved. Highland Station 186, Ingomar Station 187, and Peebles Station 188 responded along with McCandless-Franklin Park EMS. The fire was determined to have been started by a tractor in the basement.

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Warrendale Road Vehicle Accident – Pine Township

3/26/2002 – Vehicle Accident – Pine Township

Units were dispatched to two separate accidents around 2:30pm. Hampton VFD and Hampton EMS were dispatched to an accident with entrapment on the PA Turnpike and Wexford Station 228 with McCandless-Franklin Park EMS were dispatched to an accident with entrapment on Warrendale Road near Wallace Road. Units arrived on scene to find it was the same accident – a car driving down the turnpike lost control and left the roadway landing upside down on Warrendale Road. Patient was entrapped for approx. 20 minutes and was taken by ambulance to a trauma center.

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Route 19 – Vehicle Accident – Pine Township

March 2002 – Vehicle Accident – Pine Township

McCandless-Franklin Park EMS was dispatched to a vehicle accident at Route 19 and Wallace Road around 4:00pm on a Saturday afternoon for a three-vehicle accident with injuries. Crews found a vehicle that was sitting at a traffic light was rear-ended by a school bus. The vehicle was then pushed into the vehicle in front of it. No one from the accident was injured. Tri-Area Police also responded.

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Wexford Post Office – Vehicle Accident – Pine Township

IP00080410/11/2001 – Vehicle Accident – Pine Township

At about 10am, Wexford Station 228 and McCandless-Franklin Park EMS were dispatched to Wexford Post Office for a vehicle into the building. Upon arrival, crews found just that – a vehicle through the front window of the Post Office. No one was injured in both the vehicle and the Post Office. Tri-Area Police were also at the scene.

Make sure you check out he sign on the barrier next to the car. It was not staged.

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RIT Training Class – Marshall Township

IP000405September 2001 – RIT Training Class – Marshall Township

Marshall Township Station 185 sponsored a Rapid Intervention Crew Exercises class over two days in September of 2001. Involved in the class were Marshall Station 185, Cranberry Twp. Station 21 and Middlesex Station among others.

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Blazier Drive Vehicle Accident – Town of McCandless

IP000703June 2001 – Vehicle Accident – Town of McCandless

Ingomar and Peebles Fire Departments along with McCandless-Franklin Park EMS were dispatched to a Vehicle Accident with entrapment on Blazier Drive at about 10pm. Upon arrival, crews found a BMW Sedan that collided with a Tractor Trailer. Male driver of the BMW was entrapped for approximately 20 minutes. Patient was transported by ground to a trauma center. Highland Fire Department, Ross/West View EMS and McCandless Police were also at the scene.

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