Calls
Month Calls
Jan 24
Feb 19
Mar 30
Apr 24
May 27
Jun 35
Jul 23
Aug 34
Sep -
Oct -
Nov -
Dec -
2017 TOTAL 216
2016 TOTAL 331
2015 TOTAL 343
2014 TOTAL 326
2013 TOTAL 306
2012 TOTAL 277
2011 TOTAL 331
Members Only
Search

Station 27

2 N. Main Street | PO Box 315
Sellersville, Bucks County, PA 18960

Business: 215.257.4028 | Emergencies: 911

Entries in Utilitly 27 (9)

Monday
Aug072017

SLICK ROADWAY

Early this evening, the SFD was dispatched for a fuel spill in the 400 block of Lawn Avenue in Sellersville Borough. Police were originally dispatched for a 3 vehicle accident, which all 3 cars had slid off the roadway. Engine 27-1 (LT Gray) and Utility 27 used what oil dry they had, but due the large area of the road affected, Public Works was called to come spread stone cinders to help solve the issue.

 

Tuesday
Jun202017

TRAIN DERAILMENT

At 1438 hours, tactical box 27-14 was dispatched for a reported train derailment in Sellersville Borough. Shortly after Deputy 26 (Boshell) went responding, BCR advised the best access to the train was going to be from Jessica Lane off of Ninth Street.

Deputy 26, Deputy 59 (Chavous), and Engine 27-1 (LT Gray) all arrived on Jessica simultaneously. The Chief’s climbed up the grade to the tracks to meet the engineer and conductor of the train and found that 3 refrigerated box cars carrying butter had rolled over the tracks and were leaking diesel fuel from their reefer units. Engine 27-1’s crew placed a ladder for better access and deployed 600’ of 3” line to their high rise bag as a protection line in case of any fire, as Chief 27 (Wagner) arrived and established Sellersville Command.

Montgomery County Rescue 74 (Souderton) and Ladder 75 (Telford) made access from the Church Street side of the tracks from the cemetery with Utility and Hazmat 27, where they deployed booms and absorbent prodructs to contain the diesel fuel from traveling further down the creek.

SFD units remained on scene until 2130 hours until the cleanup crews arrived to begin the long cleanup process.

Units on scene - Engine 27-1, Utility and Hazmat 27, Rescue 26, Rescue 59, Rescue 74, Engine 74-1, Ladder 75, Hazmat 89-2 from the County Hazmat team, and Bucks 1 (County Command Vehicle)

Other agencies on scene - Perkasie Police, Sellersville and Perkasie Emergency managment representatives, Grandview Health Medic 151, Pennsylvania State Police, PA DEP, and the PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

 

 

Friday
May262017

BETHLEHEM PIKE EXTRICATION

At 0837 hours, the Bucks County Emergency Communications Center dispatched Engine 27-1 and Rescue 59 from Silverdale on rescue box 27-30 for an auto extrication on Bethlehem Pike in Hilltown Township. Numerous callers were reporting a 2 vehicle head on accident with heavy entrapment in one of the vehicles. Deputy 59 arrived first to confirm the reports as units began going in service with disentanglement of the driver.

 

Tuesday
May022017

Animal Rescue

This afternoon, Utility 27 went to the 200 block of Grove Circle in the Borough to investigate for a report of a dog trapped under a tree. While responding, Police requested a jack was needed to raise the tree up and off the small dog. Engine 27-1 then responded and worked with the Utility to free the dog from under the tree.

 

Tuesday
Oct252016

BETHLEHEM PIKE ACCIDENT

At 2115 hours, Station 27 was dispatched with Medic 151 for this accident on Bethlehem Pike in the area of Weikel Road in West Rockhill Township. While responding, BCR reported to Deputy 27 of possible entrapment in the 1 vehicle accident. Negative entrapment was found and the Department was available a short time later.

 

Saturday
Jul092016

126th Anniversary - Station 26

Today, Command 1, Tower, Wagon, Utility, and the Antique participated in a fire apparatus muster at the Pennridge High School, to celebrate the Perkasie Fire Companies 126th anniversary.

Each apparatus won first place in their category, with the exception of the Utility winning 2nd. The Department also won a 1st place award for the best appearing Department.

Congratulations Station 26 on 126 years of service.

 

Tuesday
Jun142016

Southbound Route 309 Accident

Just before rush hour this morning, Engine 27-1 was dispatched with Engine 58 for a reported tractor trailer truck accident on the Southbound side of the 309 bypass, in the area of Ridge Road in Company 58’s coverage area. Chief 27 arrived first to find a tandem tractor trailer with 1 of the trailers overturned below Lawn Avenue in the 27-73 Box. Engine 27-1, Utility 27, and Engine 58 worked to secure the hazards, and awaited the heavy wrecker to upright the trailer. Fire Police remained on scene for extended period of time to keep the bypass closed.

 

Saturday
Jan232016

CAMPER FIRE IN BLIZZARD CONDITIONS

At 0209 hours, Tactical Box 27-26 was transmitted for a reported camper fire in the 1000 block of Anna Lane in West Rockhill Township. The inital report was called in by a neighbor reporting hearing an explosion and a camper being fully involved. Utility and Engine 27-1 arrived on scene to confirm the report of a 24’ camper fully involved. The Utility (Chief 27) took command while Engine 27-1 stretched an 1” 3/4 smoothbore hand line to extinguish the fire. Tanker 58 supplied Engine 27-1 with water and assisted with overhaul. Ladder 18 and Wagon 27 stoodby in manpower.