Alarm Totals for 2015

January --- 69
February -- 75
March ----- 71
April ------- 58
May -------- 71
June ------- 73
July -------- 64
August ----
October ---
November -
December -

Alarms - 481
Drills - 23
Meetings - 8
Other Details - 8

Total - 520 activities for 2015

Alarms -749
Drills - 37
Meetings -12
Other Details - 15

Total - 813 activities for 2014

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Saturday, August 15, 2015

Mobile Home Fire

8:56 this morning a lone cell phone 911 call came in alerting volunteer firefighters of  a Mobile Home Fire on Arbor Drive. The 2nd assistant chief 3c37 was first on location reporting a working fire with fire showing in the front corner of the mobile home.  First in apparatus Engine 372 directed by the 2nd assistant chief 3c37 picked up a hydrant and laid in a water supply to the scene then stretched a line to the door.  Crews quickly entered and knocked down a deep seated kitchen fire and encountered heavy smoke and heat through out the structure.  While one crew battled the fire (Engine 372) another crew (Rescue 378) did a search of the home for any possible victims.  Although no human victims were found a pet cat was located in a rear bedroom which had unfortunately succumb to the smoky conditions.  Crews were out for about 2 hours total.  Brighton and East Rochester FD's assisted with man-power to the scene. 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Car Accident with a Person Trapped

Penfield volunteers were called out yesterday (8/5/15) at twenty after 1pm  for a car accident on Penfield Rd at Meadow View Drive.  On scene firefighters found a two car crash with one vehicle on its side with a person trapped inside.  Once the vehicle was stabilized with cribbing firefighters used the jaws of life and an electric saw to cut the roof off to gain access to the occupant.  Once freed the occupant was taken to the hospital by the ambulance.
Monday, June 8, 2015

Mutual Assistace to Union Hill

Penfield volunteer firefighters were call to assist with a large fire in Union Hill on Sunday the 8th right around 10pm.  Penfield met up with several other departments and assisted Union Hill with there fire.  Engine 372 ended up laying a small section of hose for water supply, then the crew ended up in staging for a bit but then were moved to the rear of the building and placed on hand lines.   Penfield was released from the scene roughly 3am and then spent an hour cleaning equipment back at the fire station. 

Friday, May 22, 2015

Garage Fire

Wednesday, May 20th was a busy day for Penfield volunteer firefighters as they responded to a total of 7 alarms for the day.   They including 3 automatic alarms, 1 car crash, 1 report of the odor of natural gas, a medical emergency, and a garage fire.

The garage fire came in just shortly before 5pm on Camberley Place.  An alert neighbor saw the fire on the outside of the garage and quickly called 911.  Then quick thinking neighbors kept the fire in check prior to the arrival of the fire company.  Damage appears to be limited to the one side of the garage.  The cause is still being investigated.

Firefighters were out over an hour before heading back in service just after 6pm.

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The Penfield Fire Company is comprised of 100% VOLUNTEERS of both men and women living in the community of Penfield, NY. Our Units operate within a 30 square mile district that covers over 11,500 residences which makes up a large portion of the town of Penfield along with areas in the town of Perinton. We respond 24 hours a day 365 days a year to help anyone in the community during a time of need.


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