Working Fire

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Point Pleasant with mutual assist from Sea Breeze and Ridge Culver responded early this morning for a reported house fire on Tamarack Drive. 1C21 went on location and declared a working fire in a 2.5 story house. St Paul responded as the RIC and the cause of the fire is under investigation. Tweet

Working Fire

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Rochester Firefighters responded this morning for the reported smoke from a house on Bartlett St. Engine 7 went on location with smoke showing from a large 2.5 story house. Battalion 2 assumed command and declared a working fire. Engine 5 responded as the RIC and the cause of the fire is under investigation. Tweet

Person Trapped

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Rochester Firefighters responded this afternoon for a reported male with his legs trapped by a steel beam on McKee Rd. Truck 5 went on location and confirmed a male with his legs pinned by a 3,000lb cylinder. Special Ops were able to free the male within 20 minutes. The victim was packaged and transported to [...]

Level 0 Haz Mat

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Rochester Firefighters responded yesterday for a reported diesel fuel spill in the basement on Burrow St Engine 5 went on location and reported a 250 gallon tank with 60 gallons still inside. Engine 5 further reported they had the leak stopped with 2 gallons on the ground with 60 still in the tank. Battalion 2 assumed [...]

Working Fire

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Rochester Firefighters responded yesterday for a reported house fire on North Clinton Ave. Engine 2 went on location with a working fire. Battalion 1 assumed command and reported a basement fire. Engine 17 responded as the RIC while Engine 10 was special called. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Tweet

Chemical Explosion

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Rochester Firefighters responded yesterday for a reported chemical explosion yesterday at Hutchinson Hall on the campus of the University of Rochester. Command confirmed an explosion with injuries. Three students were treated and transported with burns. The cause of the explosion is under investigation.   Tweet

Alert 2

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Airport Firefighters responded early this morning for a plane that declared an emergency for an electrical issue. Rescue 1 reported the plane landed without incident. The cause of the problem is under investigation. Tweet

Bunk in Program

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New Fire Department Bunk-In Program Established Applicants Sought for Spring Semester The Union Hill Fire Department and Union Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corp. is pleased to announce that it has established a bunk-in program for college students matriculated full-time at two- and four-year colleges and universities in Wayne, Monroe and their contiguous counties. Eligible candidates must [...]

Level 0 Haz Mat

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Rochester Firefighters responded early this morning for a reported fuel oil line that broke in the basement. Battalion 2 assumed command and requested a level 0 haz mat for a fuel oil spill in the basement. The Haz Mat team secured the leak and contained they spill. The cause of the leak is under investigation. [...]

Working Fire

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Rochester Firefighters responded late last night for a reported porch fire on Ridgeway. Engine 10 went on location and declared a working fire with fire showing. Battalion 1 assumed command and declared a working fire. Engine 2 responded as the RIC but was put to work so Engine 5 was special called as the RIC. [...]