Rescue/Engine, Wagon, and Tower assisted Hershey Volunteer Fire Company around 04:30 hrs with multiple townhouses on fire and reports of people trapped. Rescue 88 w/3 on the First Alarm, Engine 88 w/7 as a replacement piece, and Truck 88 w/3 special requested all worked interior along with exterior operations. After returning from this fire, Engine and Truck 88 were requested back to the scene for a fire in a separate building across the street from the first fire. The second fire was quickly knocked down and Company 88 cleared not long after arrival. ... See moreSee less
I haven't been on fb much today, and seeing this is sad. I hope and pray everyone got out.
And I Pray for all firefighters involved, including my Son who is a member of this department.. May God be with all of the firefighters every time them tones go off.
I saw this on my way to work and called 911. They were already aware and the police and EMS showed up a minute later. I informed them that I did see people in the attached houses looking out their windows and they went to knock on doors to get them out.
Rescue 88 and the Chief assist Londonderry Fire Company with one confined on 283. Engine 54 arrived finding one person confined and another ejected and began patient care. Rescue 88 arrived assuming the extrication duties using our AMKUS Rescue Systems to do a complete side removal. ... See moreSee less
In October during our Annual Gun Raffle the members of the MVFD surprised Fire Chief Whitebread and his wife with a video highlighting their son, Logan. For those of you that don’t know, 6 year old Logan was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Non-Verbal when he was 2. Vice President, Todd Webb announced that all the proceeds from a side raffle would go to the Whitebread Family to donate in honor of Logan to a charity of their choice.
Last evening, members gathered to present the check to Dorothy, Andrew, and Andy from Andrew’s Gift. “Andrew’s Gift provides resources to individuals living with autism to enable their development and enrich their lives.” We encourage you to visit their website and learn more about Andrew and how you can help. www.andrewsgift26.com
For #NationalStickerDay, we want to highlight the Yellow Dot program. Placing a Yellow Dot decal in your vehicle's rear window alerts first responders to check your glove compartment for vital information to ensure you receive the medical attention you need. The program is a cooperative effort between PennDOT, the Pennsylvania Department of Aging, the Pennsylvania Department of Health, PA State Police, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, first responders, and local law enforcement.
**Delayed Post** Congratulations to Water Team Leader Chris Clouser & Amanda Eagle for the birth of their beautiful baby boy. He made his world debut on November 7th at 2:39PM. Jaxson weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19 and a 1/2 inches long.
Congratulations to Lieutenant Zachary Cleland and Jailynne Grove on the birth of their beautiful baby boy, Rhett Zachary Cleland. December 29th at 5:58PM weighing in at 7lbs 2oz and 20” long. Both mom and baby are doing well.
The MVFD is giving away a free department T-Shirt. All you have to do to qualify is like and share the video attached below and we will take care of the rest! The winner will be chosen in a week from now.
Middletown Volunteer Fire Department Want to be part of a disciplined, progressive, and aggresive fire company? The Middletown Volunteer Fire Department is now accepting applications for live-in members and general membership.
Benefits of the live-in program include private and semi-private bunkrooms, free wifi, numerous free training opportunities, and close proximity to several major colleges. Interested applicants should email the recruitment committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. ... See moreSee less