Jul
14
2015

Busy Day for Company 40

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  Rescue 40 (Smiley) just cleared back to back runs. First, responding to Interstate 95 northbound just prior to Chichester Ave for the accident with injuries. Upon arrival the crew secured hazards before clearing. The Rescue and Engine 40 (Powers) then responded to a 39 box on Market Street. The Rescue arrived as the first
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Jul
13
2015

Rescue 40 Assist NCC13 on Gas Leak & Relocation to Station 13

NCC 13 Cover
  Rescue 40 (Fire Chief Fuller) just cleared a Gas Leak on Peachtree Road in Claymont’s local. The Rescue cleared the scene and was transferred to Station 13 (Claymont) while they operate on a Working Residential Fire in Brandywine Hundred’s local. Tower 61 (Reliance) is also covering.
Jul
13
2015

Rescue 40 Alerted as RIT to NCC 2 Alarm Fire

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  Just before 8 am Company 40 was alerted to Assist New Castle County Station 25 (Talleyville) on a 2 alarm working fire.Rescue 40 (Fire Chief Fuller) responded in seconds, and  Crews from Company 25 arrived with fire showing, and quickly placed three lines in service. Upon the arrival of Rescue 40′s the crew operated
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Jul
8
2015

Roof Operations & Truck Company Training

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  Tonight members of Company 40 took advantage of an acquired structure in the first due and trained on truck company operations. Numerous holes were cut in the roof, via saws and hand tools. This was good for new members who got the chance to see what could happen at various types of incidents, along
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Jul
6
2015

Engine 40 Relocated to UDFD Station 37

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  Engine 40 with a staffing of 6 and Quint 73(Rose Tree) are currently providing coverage at Upper Darby Station 37. Upper Darby units are currently operating at a 4-Alarm Fire in their First Due.
Jun
14
2015

Working Fire on Briarcliffe Avenue

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  Shortly after 11 o’clock this morning, Companies 40, 55, 61, and New Castle County 13 were dispatched  to the 2200 block of Briarcliffe Ave for the building fire reported to be the detached garage. Engine 40 (Civera) responded in seconds and advised of  heavy smoke from Meetinghouse Road and Chichester Avenue. Upon arrival, Engine
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Jun
12
2015

Engine 40 Relocated to Chester County Station 24

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  Engine Company 40 (Thornton) is currently transferred to Chester County Station 24 (Kennett) while they operate at a multiple alarm fire. While covering station 24, Engine 40 Handled one Fire Alarm call. Photo credit to Tyler Minner.
Jun
11
2015

Engine 40 Relocated to Station 16

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  Engine Company 40 (Montello) along with Ladder 02-5 (Norwood) is currently transferred to Station 16 (Yeadon) while they operate at a multiple alarm fire. Photo credit to Ryan King.