📣 Special Meeting Announcement! 📣
The Franklin Fire Company will hold a Special Company Meeting on October 6, 2022 at 7pm.
The purpose of the special meeting will be to discuss future apparatus planning.
All members of the Franklin Fire Company are encouraged to attend.
**This meeting is not open to the public**
At 1pm, Truck 42 was requested to 4773 Fort Loudon Rd in Peters Twp @ the James Buchanan High School for a possible hazardous materials incident. The truck arrived and was directed to the roof to inspect the roof top units for any leaks or malfunctions. Finding none, with all meter readings & Ph tests normal, crews switched to ventilation. The truck crew operated for 2 hours.
At 1pm, Squad 41 w/ 5, Eng 43 w/3, 3 chiefs and Fire Police responded to the 2900blk of Edenville Rd in Hamilton Twp for a vehicle accident w/ 1 still inside. Crews arrived finding a single vehicle collision with the telephone pole and the driver needing extricated. Deputy 47- Miller established Command while Chief 46- Trace assumed the extrication leader. Both the Squad and Eng crews immediately went to work on stabilization then removed the passenger side door with the Holmatro - Rescue Tools and Extrication Equipment. Asst Chief 48- Olson then initiated patient care due to an extended EMS arrival time. Once EMS arrived, a helicopter was requested for transport to a trauma center. Fire Police were able to shut down Edenville Rd and secure the scene! Crews operated for 1 hour.