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Attic Fire in Bulls Head 9/6/2016
Sep 09, 2016
At 1:54 pm on September 6, 2016 a fire was reported at 1428 N. Decker Ct in the Bulls Head section of Scranton, Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 7, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched. Engine Co. 8 arrived on scene and the officer reported a smoke condition coming from the attic, Car 21 then activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 4 and Engine Co. 10 to the call.
Two Dozen Cars Burn in Keyser Valley 9/5/2016 (PHOTOS)
Sep 09, 2016
At 6:28 pm on September 5, 2016 A fire was reported at a used car lot at 417 S. Keyser Ave. Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched. Twenty four cars in total in an area about the size of a football field were fully involved creating a smoke column that could be seen for miles. Car 21 activated the SRN which brought Engine Co. 2 and Engine Co.
South Side Attic Fire 8/28/2016
Sep 09, 2016
At 7:51 pm on August 28, 2016 a fire was reported at 627 Beech St. Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Car 21 arrived on scene and  reported smoke coming from the attic window, he activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 10 to the call.
A Victim Pulled From a Home at an Early Morning Fire in Southside 8/20/2016 (PHOTOS)
Aug 20, 2016
On Saturday morning on August 20, 2016 around 1:30 am a fire was reported at 829 Hickory St. Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 2, Truck Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched. Car 21 arrived on scene and he reported a fully involved house fire, he requested the SRN which added Engine Co. 10 and Engine Co. 7 to the scene.
Two Firefighters Injured At a Hill Section Fire 8/15/2016
Aug 20, 2016
At 3:24 am on August 15, 2016 a a fire was reported at 717 Harrison Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 10, Rescue Co. 1 Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  First arriving companies found a heavy smoke conation with fire visible, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 8 to the scene.  Dunmore FD Ladder 6 was also requested.
Kennedy Auto 6/24/2016
Aug 20, 2016
On June 24, 2016 at 7:52 pm afire was reported at Kennedy Auto Garage on 1408 Cedar Ave.  Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 4, Truck Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Engine Co. 2 arrived on scene and the officer reported a heavy smoke condition, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7, and Engine Co. 10 to the incident. A second alarm would be struck adding Engine Co.
Scranton Assists Dunmore FD 6/1/2016 (PHOTOS)
Jun 02, 2016
On June 1, 2016 at 4:43 am a fire occured at 1317 Clay Ave. in Dunmore, Engine Co. 4 and Truck Co. 2 were requested by Dunmore FD to assist. By 5:52 am A -shift companies were back in service.
Fire in the Former Scranton Lace 5/6/2016
May 30, 2016
On May 6, 2016 at 4:16 pm a fire was reported at the former Scranton Lace building on Mylert Ave.  Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  C- Shift crews found a pile of debris burning on the third floor in the center of the complex. Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 10 to the call.
Fire in a West Side Triplex 5/29/2016 (PHOTOS)
May 30, 2016
At 11:47 pm on May 28, 2016 a fire at 1310 Academy St was reported. Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched. Engine Co. 7 arrived on scene and the officer reported two story three unit apartment building with a working fire, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 8 and Engine Co. 2 to the call.
Late Night Kitchen Fire 4/5/2016
Apr 09, 2016
On April 5, 2016 at 10:58 pm a fire was reported at 1117 Jackson St.  Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched.  B-shift crews found a fire in a second floor kitchen, the Assistant Chief activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 4 and Engine Co. 2 to the call.  Crews from Engine Co.
Warehouse Fire 4/4/2016 (PHOTOS)
Apr 09, 2016
On April 4, 2016 at 5:45 pm a fire was reported at 100 W. Poplar St. Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  First arriving companies found a one story warehouse with smoke coming from it and the sprinkler system activated. A -Shift crews stretched a 1 3/4" into the building to find the fire which was trapped in the roof, Truck Co.
A Pair of Fires for B-Shift 3/3/2016 (PHOTOS)
Mar 19, 2016
On March 3, 2016 at 10:22 am a fire was reported at 336 S. Irving Ave.  Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  First companies that arrived would find a single family home fully engulfed by fire, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 10 and Engine Co. 7 to the incident.
Another Pair of Fires for B-Shift 3/18/2016 (PHOTOS)
Mar 19, 2016
On March 18, 2016 at 9:01 am a fire was reported at 1419 Fordham Ct.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co.8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Rescue Co. 1 arrived on scene and the officer reported a smoke condition, the activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 2 to the scene.
A Kitchen Fire in West Side 3/16/16
Mar 19, 2016
At 4:12 pm on March 16, 2016 a fire was reported at 1712 Washburn St. Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched. Engine Co. 7 arrived on scene and the officer reported a smoke condition with flames showing, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 8 and Engine Co. 2 to the scene.
Smokey Fire on Valentine's Day 2/14/2016 (PHOTOS)
Feb 14, 2016
On 5:09 pm on February 14, 2016 a fire was reported at 1404 W. Locust St.  Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Comm Center reported that they were recieving multiple calls which prompted the assistant chief to activate the SRN which addedn Engine Co. 2,Engine Co. 8  Car 5, Car 22 and Car 26 to the incident.  Engine Co.
Second Alarm Fire for B-Shift 2/2/2016 (PHOTOS)
Feb 03, 2016
On February 2, 2016 at 8:39 pm a fire was reported at 429 Harrison Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 10, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Car 21 arrived on scene and reported a smoke condition and to activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 8 and Engine Co. 2 to the scene.
South Side Garage Fire 1/21/2016 (PHOTOS)
Jan 28, 2016
On January 21, 2016 at 4:05 pm a fire was reported in the garage at 632 E. locust St.  Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Engine Co. 2 arrived on scene and the officer reported a smoke condition.  A 1 3/4" attack hose line was taken off of Engine 2.  Engine Co. 7 which was on another call was re routed to the scene.
Woman Rescued From the Roof of Her Burning Home 1/10/2016 (PHOTOS)
Jan 10, 2016
On January 10, 2016 a fire was reported at 1:24 am for 933  Monroe Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  The dispatcher for Comm. Center reported that the female caller was trapped in her bedroom of the home and that she could not find her way out.  Rescue Co.
A Fire in Providence Near Truck Co. 4's Station 10/25/15
Jan 07, 2016
On October 25, 2015 at 5:53 pm a fire was reported at 933 Providence Rd.  Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Truck Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Truck Co. 4 being only a block away arrived on scene and reported a fire in a single family residence, Car 21 activated the SRN which brought Engine Co. 7 and Engine o Co. 10 to the scene.
Early Morning Kitchen Fire on Harrison Ave 10/22/2015
Dec 14, 2015
Just at shift change on October 22,2015 at 6:44 am a fire was reported at 229 Harrison Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 10, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Car 21 arrived on scene and reported that there was a smoke condition and activated the SRN which brought Engine Co. 2 and Engine Co. 8 to the call.
Bedroom Fire on Lackawanna Ave 10/21/2015
Dec 14, 2015
On October 21, 2015 at 3:09 pm flames were reported coming out of the third floor of 902 W. Lackawanna Ave. Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Car 21 arrived on scene and confirmed the reports and activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 8 and Engine Co. 2 to the scene.
Firefighter Injured at South Side Fire 10/20/2015 (PHOTOS)
Dec 14, 2015
On October 20, 2015 at 03:18 am a fire was reported at R 521 Pittston Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  A-Shift crews arrived on scene to find a fully involved one story home in Lavelle Ct.  Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 10 and Engine Co. 7 to the call.
A Pair of Twin Homes Burn in South Side 10/16/2015
Oct 27, 2015
On October 16, 2015 at 2:45 am a fire was reported at 710 Crown Ave.  Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched. Car 21 arrived on scene ad reported heavy fire showing from the rear of the building, he activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 10 and Engine Co. 7 to the scene.
Sandone Tire Warehouse Conflagration 8/26/2015 (PHOTO)
Sep 06, 2015
No one could have foreseen that on August 26, 2015  our fire department would battle one of the most devastating fires in the 150 year history of our city.  At 5:16 pm smoke was reported coming from the third floor at 702 Wyoming Ave in the Sandone Tire warehouse.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.
Massive Fire in PineBrook 8/5/2015 (PHOTOS)
Aug 05, 2015
At 7:53 pm on August 5, 2015 crews were dispatched to 1201 Capouse Ave. the Clubhouse Bar. Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Comm Center reported that this was a confirmed fire with entrapment, moments later the officer of Rescue Co. 1 reported heavy smoke and fire visible.
Fire in North Scranton 7/28/2015 (PHOTO)
Aug 05, 2015
At 4:17 am on July 28, 2015 a fire was reported at 1735 Bloom Ave.  Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  SPD reported to Comm. Center that there were flames showing in the rear, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 10 to the scene.
West Side House Explosion 7/18/2015
Aug 05, 2015
On July 18, 2015 at 12:58 am an explosion was reported and now the house was on fire at 319 12th ave.  Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Engine Co. 7 arrived on scene and the officer reported a fully involved structure and that they were gonna need help on this one.
A Pair of Fires on Sunday 6/7/2015 (PHOTOS)
Jun 08, 2015
On Sunday June 7, 2015 A - Shift was called to 114 Seymour Ave. at 2:16 am.  Engine Co. 10, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Engine Co. 10 arrived on scene and the officer reported a light smoke condition Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 2 and Engine Co. 8 to the scene.  A small fire in a closet was found and quickly extinguished.
Busy Evening For A-Shift 5/22/2015
May 24, 2015
A-Shift firefighters would have a very busy evening on this day in May.  At 5:45 pm Engine Co. 2 was sent on an investigation of a brush fire in the area of the cemetery bridges on I-81.  The was found to be more that one brush fire extending from the area behind Skyview Apartments on Gibbons St. to Mountainview Care Center on Stafford ave.
Bedroom Fire in West Side 5/21/2015 (PHOTOS)
May 24, 2015
At 10:14 am a fire was reported at 106 Hope Way in west side.  Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Car 21 arrived on scene and reported a smoke condition, Engine Co. 7 arrived on scene and C-Shift firefighters stretched a 1 3/4 inch attack line to the building.  Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 8 and Engine Co.
Massive Fire on Green Ridge Corner 5/16/2015
May 24, 2015
At 2:37 pm on May 16, 2015 a fire was reported at 703 E. Market St. Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Comm. Center reported that there was a mattress fire on the third floor, Car 21 activated the SRN which brought Engine Co. 10 and Engine Co. 2, a short time later Engine Co. 7 responded to the scene.
B-Shift Fire in Pinebrook 4/27/2015 (PHOTO)
May 24, 2015
At 3:12 am on April 27, 2015 a fire was reported at Rear 849 Capouse Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Rescue Co. 1 is only around the corner so they arrived first and the officer reported a fire on the first floor.  Engine Co. 4 arrived and  B-Shift crews stretched 1 3/4 inch attack lines to the building.
Small Fire at Laminations Inc in South Side 4/25/15 (PHOTOS)
May 24, 2015
At 5:15 pm on April 24, 2015 smoke was reported to be coming from a window at 1008 S. Irving Ave.  Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 4, Truck Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Engine Co. 2 arrived on scene and confirmed the report,  a window was burning on the outside of the building.
A Morning Fire on Short Ave. 4/19/2015
May 24, 2015
At 9:17 am on April 19, 2015 a fire was reported at 1258 Short Ave.  Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 7, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Engine Co. 8 arrived on scene and the officer reported a smoke condition and a working fire.  Multiple 1 3/4 inch attack hose lines were stretched into the structure.  Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co.
West Side Bedroom Fire 4/17/2015 (PHOTOS)
May 03, 2015
At 12:42 pm on April 17, 2015 a fire was reported at 347 Roberts Ct.  Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 8, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Car 21 activated the SRN after reporting smoke visible while still enroute, Engine Co. 10 and Engine Co. 4 were added to the incident.
A Busy Monday For A-Shift 4/13/2015 (PHOTOS)
Apr 15, 2015
At 2:36 pm on April 13, 2015 Engine Co. 8 was dispatched to the Lackawanna County Recycling Center for a report of a mulch fire.  Engine Co. 8 arrived on scene and the officer determined that additional companies would be needed, Car 21 dispatched Engine Co. 7 to assist. A water supply was established from a hydrant to Engine 8, shortly after Car 21 arrived and requested Engine Co.
Smokey Fire Near Bulls Head 3/22/2015
Apr 15, 2015
At 2:28 pm on March 22, 2015 a fire was reported at 1431 Church Ave. near Bulls Head.  Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  The officer of Engine Co. 4 reported that he can see smoke while en route, at this point Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 2 to the incident.  Engine Co.
A Busy Day for C-Shift on a Frigid Day 2/20/2015 (PHOTOS)
Feb 23, 2015
C-Shift was scheduled to work on February 20, 2015 on a day were temperatures hovered in the single digits and as it would turn out it would be a busy shift. First at 9:14 am a fire was reported at 342 Foster St. Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Truck Co.
Fire on a Porch in West Side 2/18/2015
Feb 23, 2015
At 6:34 pm on February 18, 2015 a fire was reported at 1725 Farr St.  Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 4 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Truck Co. 4 arrived on scene and quickly knocked down the flames and prevented further spread to the home.  A Fire Inspector was called to the scene and all companies were back in service by 7:59 pm.
Fire at General Dynamics 2/4/2015
Feb 23, 2015
On February 2, 2015 a fire was reported at 2:35 pm for General Dynamics 156 Cedar Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Once on scene it was determined that there was a fire on the roof, Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 7  to the scene.  The incident was closed by 4:57 pm.
Busy Night for C-Shift 1/31/2015
Feb 02, 2015
On January 31, 2015 C-Shift would have two structure fires back to back during the early frigid early morning hours.  First a fire was reported at 2:10 am for 108 S. Irving Ave.  Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 2, Truck Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Comm.
SFD Assists Newton Ransom Fire Co. 1/28/2015
Feb 02, 2015
At 4:04 am on a frigid January 28, 2015 Engine Co. 7 was dispatched to assist Station 8 Newton Ransom Fire Co. with a fire at 1011 Lookout Dr.  Engine Co. 7 arrived on scene first and the officer reported that there was a smoke condition and a fire on the front porch.
Kitchen Fire in Providence Apartment Building 1/23/2015 (PHOTOS)
Feb 02, 2015
At 8:04 pm on January 23, 2015 a fire was reported at 1016 Wood St. Engine Co. 8, Engine Co. 7, Truck Co. 4, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched.  Comm. Center reported to Car 21 that additional calls reported that there were flames coming from the window.  With this information the assistant chief activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 4 and Engine Co. 10 to the scene.
Fire in a West Side Apartment Building 1/17/2015 (PHOTOS)
Jan 18, 2015
At 6:42 pm on January 17, 2015 a fire was reported at 1232 S. 6th Ave.  Engine Co. 7, Engine Co. 4, Truck Co. 2, Rescue Co. 1 and Car 21 were dispatched. Comm. Center reported that SPD was on scene and there was a smoke condition so with that Car 21 activated the SRN, Engine Co. 2 and Engine Co. 8 were added to the call.  Engine Co.
Fully Involved Garage Fire in South Side 1/12/2015 (PHOTOS)
Jan 15, 2015
On January 12, 2015 at 9:08 pm a fire was reported at 1536 S. Webster Ave.  Engine Co. 2, Engine Co. 10, Rescue Co. 1, Truck Co. 2 and Car 21 were dispatched. Engine Co. 2 arrived on scene and the officer reported a fully involved  detached garage.  Car 21 activated the SRN which added Engine Co. 7 and Engine Co. 8 to the incident.
Saturday Morning Fire in an Apartment Complex 12/13/2014 (PHOTOS)
Dec 16, 2014
On December 13, 2014 at 9:26 am a fire was reported at 1106 Curtis Ln. Engine Co. 7, Engine C0. 8, Rescue Co. 1 and Truck Co. 2 were dispatched.  While enroute Car 21 reported that he can see smoke and activated the SRN, Engine Co. 4 and Engine Co. 2 were dispatched. C-Shift firefighters found a working kitchen fire and stretched a 1 3/4 inch attack line from Engine 8 into the building.


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