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Building fire. 3rd Alarm.

On August 9th Box U998 was transmitted for smoke in the building on East Delaware Ave at the University of Delaware. Engine 9 arrived and reported smoke in the building. As the assignment arrived units were put to work locating the fire and searching the building for trapped occupants. Companies found a fire in the basement of the building with extension to the second floor. Command transmitted a second alarm as the first alarm units worked in heat and smoke. As the emergency progressed all searches were negative and the fire areas were overhauled. A third alarm was transmitted as well as a request for two additional engines for relief. With Ladder 9 arriving late after coming from a special event in Pennsylvania the apparatus complement was that of a fourth alarm. Units worked into the early evening making sure all the smoke was removed from the building. One firefighter was transported to Christiana hospital in stable condition. The fire is under investigation

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Truck fire

On August 10th Rescue Engine 12, Ladder 12, Ambulance A6 and B6 responded to a MVC with a car on fire. Deputy Chief 6 arrived to find a two vehicle crash with a pickup truck on fire. ALS was called for the patients who were removed by County Police when the truck was found to be on fire. Lucky a County Patrol car witnessed the crash and removed the patients to safety. Two patients were transported to the Christiana trauma center. Rescue Engine 12 and Ladder 12 extinguished the fire.

Aug 11, 2017 Read More

MVC - Trapped

On August 9th While Engine 6,12 and Ladder 12 were operating at a three alarm building fire several dedicated members came to the stations and placed Rescue Engine 12 staffed, Rescue Engine 12 was dispatched to a MVC with people trapped on Rt 1 SB South of Christiana Mall. Units arrived to find a car overturned with a person trapped. The patient was extricated and transported to Christiana Trauma Center.

Aug 11, 2017 Read More

MVC- I95

On August 7th Christiana Fire Company , Squad 10 and Rescue 23 were dispatched to a MVC on I95NB near route 273. Rescue 23 arrived to find five injuries and the patients confined. Engine 12, Rescue Engine 12, Rescue 23 and Squad 10 removed the side wall and roof. Five patients were transported one as a trauma alert to Christiana trauma center.

Aug 11, 2017 Read More

MVC - Trapped

On August 6th at 0223 Christiana Fire Company for a MVC with a person trapped at 80 Mcintosh Plaza. Units arrived to find two patients. The patients were extricated and both transported to Christiana trauma center. Units operated for one hour.

Aug 6, 2017 Read More

Calls For Service

Wed Aug, 16 2017 @ 19:21

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Newark

Wed Aug, 16 2017 @ 18:45

Nature: Alarms - Residential (Single)

Location: Woodland Trails

Address: 24 Archer Circle

City: Newark, DE 19702

Wed Aug, 16 2017 @ 17:56

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: New Castle

Wed Aug, 16 2017 @ 16:02

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: New Castle

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Alarm Stats

Jan 254
July 313
Feb 226
Aug 0
Mar 337
Sep 0
Apr 282
Oct 0
May 294
Nov 0
Jun 278
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2017 - 1984
2016 - 3363
2015 - 3419
2014 - 2991

EMS Stats

Jan 904
July 809
Feb 781
Aug 0
Mar 881
Sep 0
Apr 869
Oct 0
May 846
Nov 0
Jun 841
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2017 - 5931
2016 - 10248
2015 - 10232
2014 - 9744

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