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Port Penn Fire Company
26 W. Market St.
Port Penn, DE 19731

302.834.7483

302.832.7622 (fax)
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72 D6 - Inland Water Rescue
Tue, Jul 25, 2017 - On Tuesday July 25th the Station responded to assist with a search for a missing swimmer in the Brandywine Creek. Units Operated under the Joint command of Talleyville Fire Company and Wilmington Fire Department. The crews searched the area for several hours with no results.

72 C1 - Vehicle in Flood Water
Sun, Jul 23, 2017 - On sunday July 23rd a severe storm moved through New Castle County bringing intense rainfalls in a very short time frame. The station was alerted to respond to a vehicle in flood waters in the area of Snuff Mill Road. Numerous water rescues were being conducted throughout the North western portion of the county. While the MRU was responding to Snuff Mill Rd an additional alarm was transmitted for a person trapped in a car in fast moving water. MRU 29 redirected to the alarm, while enroute a request was filled for the New Castle County Surface Water Rescue Team by the first arriving officer on scene. MRU 29 arrived on location, sized up the rescue and quickly entered the water and rescued the trapped occupant. After completing this rescue the MRU was assigned to the Talleyville Fire Station to stand by the area in the event of other calls. After covering the area for one hour the MRU cleared the standby and returned to quarters.

Fire Dispatches
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    29
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    0
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    0
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    0
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    0
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    0
  • Dec
    0
  • YTD:
    52
  • 2016
    268
EMS Dispatches
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    228
  • 2015
    435
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30B1 Traumatic Injury - Technical Rescue
Wed, Jul 12, 2017 - On July 12th the New Castle County HACSAR team was alerted for a techincal rescue of an injured worker @ 80' in the air on a process stack within the Croda Plant on Cherry Lane in New Castle Delaware. RE 296 responded with a crew of 6 to assist with the operation. The crew of 296 operated in various support roles while the crew of WFD squad 4 climbed the tower and rigged the patient for a lowering operation. RE 296 cleared the rescue call after the patient was safely removed and were then sent to a mulch fire at Delaware Solid waste off of lambson lane in Holloway Terrace.

69D5 - Working Multi Residential Structure Fire
Thu, Jul 6, 2017 - On July 6th at 12:05 Hrs the station was alerted to assist Christiana Fire Company on a 3rd alarm Town House Fire in the community of St. Andrews. RE 296 responded with a crew of 5 and operated in various roles until released by command.


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