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Recent News and Events
Monday, April 25th at 1801 Brush 48 and UTV 48 was dispatched to Ridge Road and Michaux Road to help assist on a mountain fire. UTV 48 was used for extinguishment of the mountain fire. UTV 48 and Brush 48 was placed in service at 2125.
Chicken / Rib BBQ
Saturday, April 9th The Upper Frankford Vol. Fire Company will be hosting their annual Chicken / Rib BBQ. The meal will include chicken or ribs, scalloped potatoes, baked beans, dinner roll, and a drink. We start serving at 10:00 a.m. until sold out. Prices are $10.00 for meal or $5.00 for half a chicken. Hope to see you there!
Shed Fire Grahams Woods Road
Saturday, April 9th at 1437 Engine 148 and Engine 248 was dispatched to Grahams Woods Road for a shed fire. The fire started on Side C of the structure then spread down Side C and throughout the entire building. Crews helped with extinguishment of the fire. Engine 148 and Engine 248 was placed available at 1710.
Benefit Breakfast for Andy Bobb
Saturday, April 2nd from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. there will be a Firefighters Benefit Breakfast held for Andy Bobb at the Friendship Hose Fire Company (Firehouse 47 at 15 E. Big Spring Ave. Newville, PA.) Breakfast is $10.00 for adults and $6.00 for children 8 and under. All proceeds go to the family to help with medical bills and other expenses. Andy was involved in a serious auto accident in February which resolved in a traumatic brain injury along with other serious medical problems. Andy has grown up in the fire service and is a member at the Newville Fire Department. His father currently serves as Deputy Fire Chief at Company 47 and his mother is an EMT at Company 47. Come out and support your local family.
Thank you to everyone who came out and supported us in our last meat raffle in March until our fall meat raffles start. We look forward to seeing you at our Super Raffle on June 25th and our Annual Fireman's Fair held July 21st through July 23rd.
April Meat Raffle
The next Meat Raffle is Friday, April, 1st at the Upper Frankford Fire Company. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The meal is free and includes Hotdogs, Homemade chicken and ham potpie. Come out and support your local fire department.
Outside Woodstove Fire
Friday, March 25th at 1452 Engine 248 was dispatched to Bobcat Road for an outdoor woodstove fire. Engine 248 responded with a crew of 3 and arrived on scene to a wood pile on fire. Crews spread out the pile of wood and foamed it down. Engine 248 was placed available at 1536
Timmons Mountain Fire
Monday, March 21st at 1650 UTV 48 responded with a crew of 4 to a mountain fire on Timmons Road. UTV 48 hauled crews up the mountain, and supplied water. Crews also provided chainsaws to cut down trees and used the leaf blower to attain a fire line. UTV 48 was placed available at 1928
Burgners Road Auto Accident
Saturday, March 19th at 0028 Engine 148 was dispatched to Burgners Road for a single vehicle auto accident. Engine 148 responded with a crew of 3 and was placed available at 0115.
Wagner's Gap Road Auto Accident
Wednesday, March 16th at 122 Engine 148 was dispatched to Wagner's Gap Road for a vehicle into a pole. Engine 148 responded with a crew of 4 and was later placed available at 136.
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