Monday evening the Wagon and Tower loaded up and headed South to Manheim Township Lancaster County to support Deputy Chief Travis Duncan and Asst Chief Justin Gernert whom both recently were hired by Manheim Township Fire Rescue as Career Fireman. They were both sworn and and received their badge which was pinned on by their family. They both will still be remaining in their current positions with Palmyra Fire as they start their new endeavors. The Rescue Engine remained staffed in station and handled an MVA during the ceremony ... See moreSee less
Crews were out this morning to participate in the Londonderry Village Veterans Parade. PA State Rep. Frank Ryan stopped to visit the crew before the parade kicked off. Captain Spencer and Col. Ryan, Marine Corps veterans, shared a hearty birthday greeting to celebrate the 243rd Birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps. Thank you to Londonderry Village for the invite and thanks to all the veterans for their service and sacrifice. ... See moreSee less
The Tower w/5 (DC Duncan) was alerted on box 48-2 assisting Hershey Volunteer Fire Company for a commercial building fire. The Tower crew worked on ventilating the large area. The first of 5 incidents the volunteers handled today.
The Palmyra Volunteers kept busy this week handling 16 calls. These including a working business / commercial fire in West Lebanon (Co 39). The Rescue Engine crew arrived to smoke from the roof and assisted with fire suppression inside. Later in the day, a box alarm was sounded in the township. Company 1 arrived to smoke showing from the rear and discovered a grill fire which was knocked with a can. ... See moreSee less