Volunteers head to Monroeville 5 and Berwyn Heights MD for Ride Alongs

This weekend, 3 volunteers from the RTFD headed out to Monroeville Fire Station 5 for a ride-a-long. While there, crews exchanged tactics and knowledge while staffing Truck 5 and Rescue Engine 5-1. Three more volunteers are currently riding along with Berwyn Heights (PG County MD) on Rescue Squad 14 and…

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3rd Fire in 30 Hours

Truck, Rescue, and Asst. Head to Boswell Around 1am, the RTFD was once again alerted to a reported house fire, this time in the 605 (Boswell) box area. Truck 3-1 (Lt. Kap), Rescue 3-1 (Capt. Guizio), and Asst. Shaffer all responded. Truck 3-1’s crew assisted the Engine Companies from 605…

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Rescue Squad Heads to Portage for House Fire

At 7pm Sunday night, 2-10-13, the Rescue Squad headed to Portage Twp. to assist Station 83 with a reported house fire. Once the Rescue arrived, crews established RIT, laddered the building, opened egress points throughout the building, and assisted crews with overhaul and ventilation. The crew of 7 returned to…

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2nd Fire In As Many Days

Rescue, Truck, Tanker Head To Windber This afternoon, the RTFD was alerted to assist Windber Fire (611) with a house fire. The Rescue (Capt. Guizio), Truck (Dep. Meyers), Tanker (FF Rager), and 3 Chief headed down the hill to assist. The Rescue Crew established RIT and conducted Truck Co functions.…

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