Last evening crew loaded up to wish one of our own a happy birthday. Gene Tripp turned 80 yesterday. He has been fighting a few medical problems for a while and was able to make it home yesterday to celebrate his special day. The MVFD presented Tripp with a plaque thanking him for his 61 years of service to the MVFD. Tripp also served as Saftey Officer for many of those 61 years. Again Gene, Thank You for getting us where we are today, stay well, and Happy Birthday! ... See moreSee less
We’d like to wish Chris Clouser a Happy Birthday today. Chris has been serving his community as a firefighter since he was 14.
Fun Fact: Chris owns an antique fire truck (you might have seen it at pump primers). In his free time, Chris can be found watching the Washington Capitals, playing with his son, and planning for his wedding this spring.
The Lieutenants handle an over night cut job on the Airport Connector in the 59 local (Lower Swatara Fire Department). Rescue 88 arrived stretching our AMKUS Rescue Systems spreader and cutter to work the passenger side of the vehicle. Crews performed a roof removal and dash push to extricate 1 patient. ... See moreSee less