New Rescue 19 takes shape

Drivers side of the body
Drivers side of the body

Here are some photos from the Pierce factory in Wisconsin of the  new rescue taking shape. It is tentatively scheduled for delivery in mid-to late October.rescue190813

 

Cab from front
Cab from front
Rear of compartment body
Rear of compartment body
Officer side of cab
Officer side of cab

Mutual Aid with Midway on dwelling fire

Mills and Downs wetting down hot spots
Mills and Downs wetting down hot spots

Ladder 79 was dispatched to a working dwelling fire early in the morning of Sunday, August 25, at 821 Yearling Drive in Solebury Township. Midway arrived to a well involved single dwelling and went in service. Ladder 79 arrived and performed multiple tasks, and Engine 19 covered Station 5. There were no injuries. The cause is under investigation by the Solebury Township and Bucks County fire marshals. New Hope and Linghocken fire companies and Central Bucks Ambulance were on scene as well.

View from the Street Road side.
View from the Street Road side.
Ladder 5 operating on side A
Ladder 5 operating on side A
Firefighter Nate Coia
Firefighter Nate Coia
Chief Truman with BC5, Dave Shapp
Chief Truman with BC5, Dave Shapp
Firefighter Pete Mills ventiliating
Firefighter Pete Mills ventiliating
Firefighter Kyle Downs raising a ladder
Firefighter Kyle Downs raising a ladder
Firefighters Pete Mills and Steve Downs ventilating
Firefighters Pete Mills and Steve Downs ventilating
Part of Ladder 79's crew- Dan Kline, Pete Mills, Nate Coia and Steve Downs
Part of Ladder 79’s crew- Dan Kline, Pete Mills, Nate Coia and Steve Downs