2 N. Main Street | PO Box 315
Sellersville, Bucks County, PA 18960
Business: 215.257.4028 | Emergencies: 911
At 1135 hours, Tactical Box 26-08 was transmitted for the working dwelling fire. Callers were reporting smoke and flames from a house in the 300 block of s 4th Street in Perkasie Borough. Rescue 26 arrived on scene first and had fire showing from the C/D corner. The Tower arrived and went in service with throwing ground ladders and ventilating the dwelling. Units availabe within 2 hours.
At 1308 hours, Station 26 was dispatched to a reported truck fire in the 100 block of south 5th Street. Police arrived to find a porta potty truck with fire from the engine compartment. The Wagon arrived and pulled the 200’ bumper line as Rescue 26 made the knock. No extension was made to the waste storage tank.
Saturday night, Engine 27-1 traveled to the Southampton Fire Company to cover while their members enjoyed their banquet. Shortly after arriving, the crew handled an alarm at Hampton Crossing and then a reported auto extrication on the PA Turnpike. The alarm was set off due to a malfunction and the run on the Turnpike was in Montgomery County Stations 10’s (Willow Grove) area.
Before Engine 27-1 headed to the Southampton Fire Company to cover during their banquet, Rescue Box 27-78 was dispatched for a reported auto extrication in the Southbound lanes of the 309 bypass. BCR received numerous phone calls reporting that 2 vehicles were dragging racing and that one of them rolled over with people trapped inside. Chief 27 went on scene and found there was no extrication, and held to assignment to Station 27 apparatus and Rescue 26 to control the hazards.
At 1114 hours, Engine 27-1 was dispatched with Medic 151 to the northbound side of the 309 bypass in West Rockhill Township to standby at an accident. Shortly after, the assignment was then upgraded to a Rescue bringing Rescue 26 northbound and Rescue 18 southbound. Deputy 27 (Kelly) went on scene and reported a single vehicle approximately 30 feet down an embankment with 1 person trapped. Engine 27-1 arrived and shut down the road way while its crew started to stabilize the vehicle. With the road shut down, Rescue 18 came southbound in the northbound lanes and arrived the same time as Rescue 26 and began to extricat the patient.