Feb
2
2016

Working Vehicle Fire Behind Station 11

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At 1622 hours the remainders of Companies 11 & 10 were dispatched to the area of Mt. Laurel Ave & Temple Ave for a report car fire. Crews were on scene in South Temple for a small Natural Gas leak in a street. The heavy smoke column could be seen. Engine 11-1 cleared that scene
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Jan
24
2016

AFA upgraded to a working structure fire.

At 1426 hours, Company 11 was dispatched to the 400 block of Water Street for a fire alarm. Deputy 11 arrived to find smoke pushing from the Charlie side on the second division. He assumed command and requested the remainder of the 1st alarm to be dispatched. Engine 11-1 arrived and stretched a line to
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Jan
23
2016

Working Car Fire During Blizzard 2016 in 11′s 1st Due

At 1928 hours, the Mountain Side Road run card calling for Engine 11-2, Brush 10 and Engine-Tanker 13 were dispatched for a reported car on fire. Assistant 11 arrived with a working engine compartment fire with it extending into the passenger compartment. The fire was about 170 feet from the main road. Engine 11-2 arrived
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Dec
28
2015

Engine 11-1 assists @ Possible Tractor Trailer Fire

At 1618 hours, Companies 12 & 11 were dispatched to the area of Allentown Pike just South of Rt 73 for a report of a possible brake fire. Crews arrived and found a car carrier pulled off to the side of the road. The brake area was smoking with no active fire. After the crews
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Dec
28
2015

Working House Fire in our First Due

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At 0912 hours, the first alarm consisting of Companies 11, 10, 13, 85 & 560 were dispatched to 711 Las Vegas Drive for a report of smoke pushing from the eves. Medic 560-1 was on scene reporting a working fire. Assistant 11 arrived just after and also confirmed a working fire with heavy smoke pushing
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Dec
24
2015

Stove Fire in 10′s First Due

At 2133 hours, Companies 10, 11, 13, 85 & 560 were dispatched to the 4200 block of Merrybells Ct for a reported stove fire. Deputy 10 on scene with the fire out with a minor smoke condition. The assignment was held to Engine 10 & Ladder 10. The remainder was released. 
Dec
8
2015

Rescue 11 assists at working Barn Fire in Richmond Twp.

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At 2320 hours, Rescue 11 was requested to the scene by Asst 32 for RIT. Once the crew arrived, the Rescue was used for cascade and the crew was re-assigned to the manpower pool. We were on scene until 0255 hours. 
Oct
24
2015

Working Building Fire in Bern Twp

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At 1532 hours, Engine 11-1 was part of the initial dispatch for a reported structure fire on Leiscz’s Bridge Rd (by the airport). Crews on scene with a 2 story garage with flames well off. Our staff arrived and provided assistance where needed and we assisted with clean up. We were clear at 1740 hours.
Oct
23
2015

Working Vehicle Fire on Rt 222 in Muhlenberg Twp

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At 1546 hours, Companies 10 & 11 were dispatched to the NB lanes of RT 222 just past the river for a report of a car on fire. Chief 10 arrived and confirmed a working fire. Engine 11-1 arrived and went in service for the fire attack.   Crews were released at 1630 hours.
Oct
22
2015

Rescue 11 on the 3rd Alarm for the City of Reading

At 0354 hours, Rescue 11 was dispatched to assist at a 3rd alarm fire in the City of Reading on North 9th Street. Crews arrived and went to work assisting the City FF’s and other County units. We were on scene until 0647 hours.   See story and pics at www.readingpafire.com