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Station 27

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

Business: 215.257.4028 | Emergencies: 911

Entries in Wagon 27 (28)

Wednesday
Aug232017

1st DUE HOUSE FIRE

Early this morning at 0042 hours, as line of severe thunderstorms rolled through most of Bucks County, BCR transmitted Tactical Box 27-13 for a reported house fire in Sellersville Borough. Chief and Assistant 27 (Wagner, Conicelli)  arrived simultaneously to a 3 story SFD with smoke showing from the attic. Wagon 27 (Chief McDonald) dropped in from the hydrant and stretched an inch and 3/4 line to the attic to begin extinguishing the fire. Tower 27 (Captain Garges) arrived and split their crew to open up for the Wagon Company and throw ladders as their chauffer went to the roof.

Crews from Engine and Tower 26, Montgomery Air 75, Engine 58, and Engine 59-1 were all on scene also and assisted with salvage and overhaul, while Ladder 18 and Montgomery Engine 75 were at the Station.

 

Friday
Aug042017

TOWER AND WAGON ON 2ND ALARM

At 0217 hours, while other Upper Bucks County units were operating on a building fire in Springfield Township,  Tower 27 was dispatched to cover Station 18 (West End) along with Rescue 26. Shortly after being dispatched to cover, Springfield Command resquested the 2nd alarm be transmitted for manpower, which brought the Tower and Wagon to the scene. The Tower and Wagon’s crews reported to manpower where they were immedietly sent to work to perform overhaul and help finishing extinguishing hot spots.

Wednesday
Jul052017

Outbuilding Fire

SFD Volunteers and mutual aid were dispatched to the 1200 block of Lawn Avenue in West Rockhill Township for a reported outbuilding fire with the caller reporting visible flames. Chief 27 (Wagner) and Assistant 27 (Conicelli) arrived and had an abandoned structure in the rear of the property still burning. Engine 27-1 (LT Gray) arrived to make quick work of what was left of the building while the Wagon assisted the with pulling the remaining remnants apart.

 

 

Sunday
Jul022017

TOWER AND WAGON ASSIST WEST END

At 1652 hours, SFD Volunteers were dispatched to assist the West End Fire Company of Quakertown, on a dwelling fire at Old Bethlehem Pike and Rich Hill Road in Richland Township. Battalion 18 (Wilhelm) arrived first to have smoke showing from a 2.5 story apartment building. Tower 27 (Captain Garges) responded and were directed to the C/D corner and ordered to start opening the roof. Before the Tower’s arrival, Wagon 27 (LT Gray) was dispatched to cover Station 17, but were redirected to the scene for additional manpower. The Wagon’s crew supplied the Tower with water, while their crew placed ladders and vented the D side.

A total of 3 SFD members were taken from the scene and transported to local hospitals. 2 were transported for heat exhaustion and another after being hit in the head with a master stream from a freak accident. All are in good spirits.

Special thanks to Montgomery Ladder 75 for standing by at the Station and for assisting in getting the Wagon and Tower back in service, as well as Rescue 60 for coming up to assist with anything else we may have needed.

 

 Photo from the Perkasie Fire Company

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.

 

Tuesday
Jul262016

Wagon covers North Wales

At 1028 hours, Wagon 27 was alerted to cover Montgomery County Station 18, (Fire Department of Montgomery Townhip) while they were operating on a 2nd alarm at the Montgomery Mall. While responding, Wagon 27 was redirected to Station 62 of North Wales, to cover their local as well as Station 14 of Lansdale. Wagon was in North Wales for just under an hour before being released.

 

 

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.

 

Saturday
Jul022016

EXTRICATION IN FRONT OF SUELKES

At 1352 hours, Engine 27-1 was dispatched with the Medic for a 2 vehicle accident on Behtlehem Pike in West Rockhill Township. Chief 27 arrived and found that the passenger of one of the vehicles was trapped and required extrication. Rescue 18 was added to the assignment, while the Engine and Wagon’s crews made quick work of a door removal.