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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 (26)

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. 

 

Saturday
Feb132016

BETHLEHEM PIKE CAR FIRE

Around 1602, Montgomery County units were dispatched for a reported vehicle fire around mile marker 22 on the Northbound side of the 309 bypass. The vehicle was being towed behind a tow truck and finally came to a stop at the Bethlehem Pike merger at Route 309 in the Station 27 local. Engine 27-1 arrived to extinguish the fully involved car.

Monday
Jan252016

WORKING FIRE IN EAST ROCKHILL TOWNSHIP

At 2325 hours, Stations 26 and 76 from the Perkasie Fire Company were alerted to the 1500 block of West Rock Road in East Rockhill Township for the reported dwelling fire. The inital caller reported the wood stove being on fire with another caller reporting a house on fire. Pennridge Regional Police arrived first on scene to report a well involved house. Engine 27-1 and Wagon 27 were just clearing an accident call on the 309 Bypass and were added to the assignment. The Engine was assigned to the dump site while the Wagon was assigned the Tanker fill site. SFD units flowed water for 3 hours and filled a total of 13 Tanker loads of water.