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Rescue

On July 19th at approximately 0825 Ladder 12 was dispatched as part of the New Castle County High Angle Confinded Space Rescue Team (HACSR) to assist Talleyville Fire Company for a report of a person that had fallen inside a water tower. Talleyville arrived to find a female that had fallen from a ladder located within a stone enclosed water tower approximately 50 feet above ground level. The patient was removed from the tower and transported to the Wilmington Hospital. Ladder 12 operated for forty five minutes.

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Trailer Fire

On July 14th with a significant storm going thru the area a box was transmitted for a trailer on fire in the Murray Manor Trailer Park. Engine 12 was assigned. A Ladder company went out of service during the response and Ladder 12 was assigned. Companies arrived to find fire showing. Companies worked to extinguish a roof fire. All searches were negative. Units operated for one hour and thirty minutes.

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Haz Mat

On July 12th a Haz Mat assignment was dispatched to GBC for a chemical leak with a injury. As more information was obtained the assignment was upgraded to a box assignment in addition to the haz mat response. Units arrived to find a injury worker that was transported to Chrisrtiana trauma center. Remaining units investigated the cause of the injury. Companies operated for two hours.

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Rescue

On July 12th at approximately 0930 hours a high angle rescue assignment was dispatched to Croda bio-ethanol plant off Cherry Lane in New Castle. The rescue was for a injured worker. The worker was doing his job 80 feet in the air. Ladder 12 responded with three techs and assisted with the removal of the worker. Units operated for one hour.

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House Fire

On July 9th at 0831 Box 1212 was transmitted for a house fire in the Harmony Woods development off Ogletown Rd. Engine and Ladder 12 arrived with light smoke showing from the attic vents. The Ladder crew made entry thru the front door to find smoke to the floor. The Ladder crew located a small fire in the kitchen and extingusihed it the the pressurized water extinguisher. All searches were negative and no extension was found. Command held Engine 12 and 23 and Ladders 12 and 9. Units operated for 45 minutes clearing smoke and getting the equipment back in service.

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Calls For Service

Fri Jul, 21 2017 @ 20:51

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Newark

Fri Jul, 21 2017 @ 20:28

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Newark

Fri Jul, 21 2017 @ 20:24

Nature: Alarms - Commercial Structure

Location: Nordstrom Christiana Mall - Christiana Mall

Address: 100 Christiana Mall

City: Newark, DE 19702

Fri Jul, 21 2017 @ 19:55

Nature: Traffic Collision w/Injuries

Location: Villas Apartments

Address: Christiana Rd and Villas Dr

City: New Castle, DE 19720

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Alarm Stats

Jan 254
July 0
Feb 226
Aug 0
Mar 337
Sep 0
Apr 282
Oct 0
May 294
Nov 0
Jun 278
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2017 - 1671
2016 - 3363
2015 - 3419
2014 - 2991

EMS Stats

Jan 904
July 0
Feb 781
Aug 0
Mar 881
Sep 0
Apr 869
Oct 0
May 846
Nov 0
Jun 841
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2017 - 5122
2016 - 10248
2015 - 10232
2014 - 9744

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