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UMFC Firefighters Assist Newtown Firefighters 7/17/16

Upper Makefield Firefighters were dispatched to assist Newtown Firefighters at a reported Dwelling Fire on Sunday July 17th.   

Newtown Fire Association was dispatched to a reported Dwelling Fire in the 100 block of Stoopville Road Sunday Afternoon.  Newtown Township Police and Deputy Chief 45 arrived to find heavy smoke coming from a 3 story dwelling.  Upper Makefield Fire Company (Engine 81), Lingohocken Fire Company and Northampton Fire Company were added on the report of a working fire along with Newtown Ambulance and Tri-Hampton EMS (Rehab Unit).  Companies encountered heavy fire on all 3 floors of the dwelling.  Langhorne-Middletown Fire Company was added for relief.  All crews made good progress and worked quickly to contain the fire.  UMFC Engine 81 was in-service assisting Newtown Fire Assoc. for 2 hours.
(See Pictures below from E. Tate, Newtown Fire Assoc. & Tom Sofield@NewtownPaNow)

 

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New RESCUE 71 Update – 7/5/2016

Update #11 – RESCUE 71 responded on its 1st dispatched emergency call at 0711hrs on Tuesday 7/5/2016.  Rescue 71, Engine 81 & Chief 71 responded to a reported 1 vehicle traffic accident.  Upon arrival they found a SUV that had a tree that had fallen on it and Utility Wires causing a power outage and other hazards.  Co’s were in-service for 30 minutes and were assisted by 72PD and Medic 172.

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Rescue 71 on its 1st Emergency Run

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Accident Scene

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Accident Scene

 

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2016 High School Graduates

UMFC would like to say Congratulations to the 2016 High School Seniors from Council Rock North & The Solebury School.  We wish you the best as you close this door and open the next.  Good Luck at College !!

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New Classes from St Mary EMS

Check out the latest flyers on classes offered for Seniors & for Parents with Children in Car Seats.  Classes are held at 1221 Taylorsville Rd in Washington Crossing – Home of St Mary EMS & Upper Makefield Fire Company.  Call 215-710-7078 to schedule an appointment.

car seat check flyer for June 2016    JUNE 9th

CarFit Flier June 2016   JUNE 20th

 

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