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. [...]

Technical Rescue

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Gates Firefighters responded yesterday for the report of a motor vehicle accident on Rt 490 EB to Rt 390 NB. While responding, units were advised this was possibly a tractor trailer on its side hanging over the bridge. Command confirmed a tractor trailer on its side with the cab hanging over the bridge. Command requested [...]

Level 0 Haz Mat

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Rochester Firefighters responded this morning to assist with a clean up after a hydraulic line broke on Truck 3 on Epworth St. A level 0 was declared for the clean up. Engine 17 , Rescue 11 and Haz Mat 1 & 2 responded to assist with the clean up. Tweet

Level 0 Haz Mat

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Brockport Firefighters responded this morning for a reported fuel spill from a tractor trailer at the Allied Frozen Food on State St. Command declared a level 0 haz mat for a large amount of fuel that was spilled. The cause of the spill is under investigation. Tweet

Working Fire

Mumford responded last night mutual assist to Caledonia for a reported structure fire. Command declared a working fire in a mobile home. Scottsville also responded to the scene. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Tweet