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Tue. Jan 2nd 2018
Busy day for the Truck and Rescue Pumper

The new year kicked into full gear as the Truck and/or Rescue Pumper responded to 9 incidents, including our first building f...

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Wed. Sep 13th 2017
Truck crew rescues victim from house fire

At 10:04 PM Station 24 was dispatched to the 200 block of Foster Street in the Borough for a smell of smoke in a house.  ...

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Mon. Sep 4th 2017
Fence Fire

The Rescue Pumper and Truck responded to the 500 Block of Oakland Ave for a fence on fire. Neighbors were using garden hoses ...

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Sat. Dec 23rd 2017
Spring Gun Bash tickets now available

Tickets for the 2018 "Spring Gun Bash" are now available and on sale.  The Gun Bash will be hel...

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Mon. Dec 18th 2017
Members awarded

Lt. Justin Schell, FF Michael Meyer, and Deputy Chief Bill Wright were presented with the SWGFD Life Saving Award.  The ...

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Mon. Dec 11th 2017
Members presented with awards

This evening, LT Justin Schell and FF Michael Meyer were presented with two awards at the City of Greensburg Council meeting....

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246 entries the in Call History
Tue. Jan 2nd 2018
The new year kicked into full gear as the Truck and/or Rescue Pumper responded to 9 incidents, including our first building fire of 2018 (pictures below assisting Hempfield #2), and 4 accidents, 1 of which had entrapment and multiple serious injuries (pictured-assisting the City).
Wed. Sep 13th 2017
At 10:04 PM Station 24 was dispatched to the 200 block of Foster Street in the Borough for a smell of smoke in a house.  Upon arrival, Chief Wright found smoke coming from a duplex across the street and down the alley from the reported address.  Flames could be seen through the first floor...
Mon. Sep 4th 2017
The Rescue Pumper and Truck responded to the 500 Block of Oakland Ave for a fence on fire. Neighbors were using garden hoses on the fire upon arrival. The Rescue Pumper stretched a line to finish extinguishment. 

The Fire was a result of dumping ashes and coals from a fire pit into a...
Mon. Jul 24th 2017
At 7:21 this evening, while the members of the department were out on company training, the 1st alarm was activated for a possible electrical fire at a duplex on the 400 block of Oakland Ave in the Borough.  Chief Wright arrived and reported smoke coming from the back of the house.  T...
Thu. Mar 9th 2017
Truck 24 assisted the City today at the intersection of Highland Ave and Wood St. The Truck arrived first due and was assigned as the suppression Engine by command. The truck crew stretched a line and assisted with suppression. Crews where on scene for one and a half hours
Fri. Aug 26th 2016
At 3:53 Thursday afternoon, the alarm was activated for a reported house fire on the 500 block of Alexander Street.  Borough Police Sgt Brant quickly arrived on scene and reported smoke showing from the windows of a house in the alley off of Foster St.  Truck 24 arrived just after the poli...
Mon. Aug 22nd 2016
At 4: 08 PM yesterday, the alarm was activated for the intersection of Chestnut St & Brandon St in the Borough for a House Fire.  The 911 center reported receiving multiple calls.  Chief Wright arrived on scene in under 2 minutes, and reported that the correct address would be 444 Sidn...
Thu. Jul 21st 2016
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Sun. Apr 24th 2016
Truck 24 was special called last night to the Old Dollar General in Jeannette for a commercial structure fire in the 3 story building. Truck 24 operated in the rear alley of the building for over 6 hours. Crews today are still on scene working on demolition and extinguishing hot spots. Pho...
Tue. Feb 23rd 2016
At 12:43 AM units were dispatched to the 400 Block of Alexander Street in the Borough for a reported attic fire.  Chief 24 arrived less than a minute after dispatch and reported fire showing from the attic windows on 2 sides of a multiple unit dwelling.  Truck and Rescue Pumper 24 arrived ...
Mon. Jan 11th 2016
At 1:18 this afternoon the Department was dispatched to the Route 30 westbound off ramp to Route in the Borough for a tractor trailer overturned with entrapment. The Rescue Pumper arrived first due and found a tractor trailer hauling coal on its side. One patient was trapped in the cab, and the coal...
Tue. Oct 6th 2015
Shortly after midnight this morning the first alarm was sent for a fire in the wall at a multi family residence on Foster Street in the Borough.  The Chief and Truck arrived first due with nothing showing.  After investigation through the building, the problem was located and isolated to a...
Mon. Aug 31st 2015
At 8:46 this evening the Truck and the Rescue Pumper was dispatched to Grove Street Extension in Hempfield Township to assist Carbon (Station 23) for a house fire.  Crews located the fire in the kitchen area of the house.  The Truck and RP crews assisted Carbon crews with extinguishment, v...
Tue. Jun 30th 2015
The Rescue Pumper responded into the City this afternoon to assist with a house fire on West Pittsburgh Street. Rescue Pumper and Squad crew assisted the City units with extinguishment and overhaul.
Wed. Jun 24th 2015
This morning we where dispatched to the alley behind the 600 block of S. Main Street in the Borough for a vehicle fire.  The Rescue Pumper arrived to a working fire in the passenger compartment of an Escalade.  Crews extinguished the fire within minutes.  
Sat. May 9th 2015
While members of our department and our surrounding departments where at the funeral service in Ligonier Saturday morning, we where activated for a porch fire on the 400 block of Welty Street.  FF Teacher arrived on scene within seconds of dispatch and reported a working fire.  The Truck a...
Sat. May 2nd 2015
Rescue Pumper 24 and Rescue 32 (South Greensburg) responded to the 700 block of S. Main Street in the Borough this evening for a vehicle accident with injuries.  A vehicle hit an utility pole cracking it in half.  The crews from both rescues tended to patient care.  S Main Street was ...
Mon. Mar 30th 2015
The Truck and Rescue Pumper assisted on a reported porch fire on Broad Street in South Greensburg.  Chief 32 (South Greensburg) arrived and reported a working house fire.  The Truck arrived and went to work as the first due truck company.  Rescue Pumper 24 laid a supply line from the ...
Wed. Mar 18th 2015
At 2:47 this afternoon the Rescue Pumper was dispatched to Route 119 for a vehicle accident with injuries assisting Station 32 (South Greensburg).  Crews arriving reported the vehicle pinned against the jersey barrier and a patient with a neck injury.  Chief 32 ordered the roof taken off t...
Tue. Mar 10th 2015
The first alarm was activated for the 500 block of Cribbs Street at 6:14 this evening for a reported house fire.  Truck 24 arrived first due and reported smoke showing from the front of the building.  Chief Wright arrived behind the truck and established command.  The Truck crew ...
Wed. Feb 4th 2015
The Truck was special called for smoke in the building of the Longhorn Steakhouse on Rt 30 in Hempfield Twp. (Assisting Hempfield #2).  Units located fire in the wall in the kitchen and quickly extinguished.  The Truck operated on scene for 1 hour and 15 minutes. 
Wed. Dec 3rd 2014
At 11:43 PM the Truck was special called to the Olive Garden on Route 30 in Hempfield Twp. for a reported structure fire assisting Bovard (Station 84).  First arriving units reported smoke showing from the building.  Initial attack crews located a fire in the kitchen, held in check by the ...
Thu. Nov 27th 2014
It was a busy Thanksgiving morning for the Department.  Members started this morning helping with helping with traffic control with the Thanksgiving Day tradition "Turkey Trot" that travels a route through the Borough and the City of Greensburg.  Two fire alarms followed in Hempf...
Mon. Nov 24th 2014
Units where dispatched at 2:48 this morning for a vehicle fire in the alley of the 600 block of S. Main Street.  The chief and the Rescue Pumper arrived at the same time to find a pick up truck 100% involved in fire in the engine and passenger compartments.  The crew of the Rescue Pumper s...
Tue. Sep 30th 2014
Early this morning at 04:43 the first alarm was dispatched to the 200 block of South 3rd Street in Youngwood Boro (Station 26) for a reported house fire. Chief 26 arrived on scene reporting an unoccupied house with fire on division 1. Truck 24 was requested to Side A, nose to nose with Tower La...
Mon. Sep 22nd 2014
A walk in to the fire station today reported that a tanker truck was leaking home heating oil on the 700 block of Sidney Street.  The truck hit a traffic barrier on Chestnut Street and ripped off a valve.  Arriving units found oil spilling from the ripped off valve onto the ground.  T...
Sat. Sep 13th 2014
Station 24 and Rescue 32 (South Greensburg) where activated for a vehicle accident with injuries on S. Main Street near Headkeepers in the Borough at 11:22 tonight.  The Rescue Pumper arrived to find a two vehicle crash, one vehicle on the roadway southbound and one pulled off northbound. One f...
Sat. Aug 30th 2014
Truck 24 was dispatched to the 1500 block of Elm Street in South Greensburg (Station 32) for a report of a chemical odor in the residence.  The occupants had mixed bleach & Mr. Clean causing a reaction.

Occupants were complaining of dizziness, headache & nausea.
Wed. Aug 27th 2014
Station 24 was dispatched shortly before 5:00 this evening assisting Carbon (Station 23) for an Automatic Fire Alarm at Jioio's Restaurant. The Truck arrived to reports from the employees that the basement was on fire. Crews found the building full of smoke and the owner trying to extinguish a small...
Sat. May 10th 2014
At 12:40 this afternoon Rescue Pumper 24 was dispatched to Washington Ave in the City of Greensburg for a reported house fire.  RP 24 arrived first due and encountered heavy fire in the front of the house.  The RP crew stretched 2 attack lines for suppression.  The RP was on scene for...
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