11/11/16 General Alarm Brush Fire
Last Friday, District 36 (Comprised of @[228627397169136:274:Tinton Falls Fire Company No. 1] Wayside Fire Company No. 2, Pinebrook Fire Company No. 3 and @[234711096652866:274:Northside Engine Co. 4]) were dispatched to Asbury Ave for a reported brush fire. Chief 2-67 was fist on location and confirmed a brush fire 200' X 200' in size and growing due to being wind driven. Engine 2-75 was on location shortly after stretching an 1 3/4" inch line along with a forestry line to stop the fire growth. Members from all four stations worked together in extinguishing and overhauling of the fire. NJFFS's brush unit 8 and @[174138599285974:274:NWS Earle Fire & Emergency Services] were also on scene assisting in the efforts. Chief 2-67 had command of the incident.
Nov 14th 11:42am • No Comments
Borough of Tinton Falls Police Department
At last night's Borough Council meeting, these officers received "Life Saving Awards" for their heroic actions on behalf of our community. Please join us in congratulating and honoring (left to right):
Sgt. Michael DeLucia
Ptl. Michael Sevilla
Sgt. John Tallarico
Cpl. James Sapia
Ptl. Christopher Duncan
Sgt. Blake Rutherford
Ptl. Jared Flynn
Ptl. Aaron Crawford
Well done, gentlemen. We are proud of you!
Oct 19th 3:51pm • No Comments
10/5/16 Fire on Drift Road
Yesterday afternoon, District 36 (Comprised of @[228627397169136:274:Tinton Falls Fire Company No. 1], Wayside Fire Company No. 2, Pinebrook Community Hose No. 3, and @[234711096652866:274:Northside Engine Co. 4]) were dispatched to Drift Road for a fire alarm. Due to additional calls of a reported fire coming in, Chief 2-67 re-dispatched the general alarm. Chief 3-66 was first on location confirming smoke coming from the 1st division on the C side. Chief 2-67 arrived on location shortly after and assumed Operations Command - advising crews to utilize fans for ventilation. Ladder 2-90 and Rescue Engine 1-80 also arrived on location and took precautionary measures. The fire was contained and knocked down prior to arrival by staff on location. Crews vented the structure due to a heavy smoke condition that still existed from the fire. Chief 3-66 had command of the incident.
Chief 2-66, @[384987128231838:274:Tinton Falls Office of Emergency Management] and @[1620339848183850:274:Borough of Tinton Falls Police Department] were also on location.
Oct 6th 10:41am • No Comments
9/28/16 MVA on Hope Road
This afternoon, District 36 (Comprised of @[228627397169136:274:Tinton Falls Fire Company No. 1], Wayside Fire Company No. 2, Pinebrook Community Hose No. 3, and @[234711096652866:274:Northside Engine Co. 4]) were dispatched to Hope Road for a reported head on MVA with entrapment. Chief 2-67 arrived on scene and reported a single vehicle with heavy entrapment. Rescue 2-85, and Engine 2-75 arrived on scene immediately thereafter and began going to work. As a precaution, Engine 2-75 stretched a wet line while Rescue 2-85 began stabilizing and cutting the vehicle with @[238743569505455:274:HURST Jaws of Life] rescue tools. During this time, Rescue Engine 1-80 and Rescue 1-86 arrived on location, using its members to assist in the rescue assignment. Crews were able to remove the A side of the vehicle, gaining full access to the patient. Working carefully with EMS personal, crews were able to safely extricate and package the patient. The patient was handed over to @[141650865997480:274:Tinton Falls EMS South] @[167539759925301:274:Tinton Falls Emergency Medical Svc-North] and @[76275726397:274:MONOC - New Jersey's Hospital Service Corporation] Paramedics. Chief 2-67 had command of the incident.
Chiefs 1-66 3-66 4-67 along with Engine 1-78, Engine 3-76 and Ladder 4-91 were also on location assisting in the rescue efforts. @[1620339848183850:274:Borough of Tinton Falls Police Department] and @[598155100280530:274:Eatontown Police Department] were also on location.
Sep 28th 9:55pm • No Comments