Tag: Auto Accidents

Dec 23

Big Flat MVA

Today, Brush 27 w/ 4 responded to the 2600 Block of Shippensburg Road (52-105) for an MVA.  Brush 27 arrived to find 1 auto off the roadway with negative injuries.  After a short period on the scene, Command 52 returned all units.

Oct 19

Traffic Accident on Chambersburg Rd

Shortly after 8am this morning Rescue Engine 27 w/5 responded to the 6200 blk of Chambersburg Rd [Box 27-7] for an Auto Accident.  Adams County 911 updated Rescue Engine 27 with now reports of one auto on it’s side with one person trapped. The “Entrapment Assignment” was filled out bringing Engine Tanker 27 w/5. The Rescue Engine arrived and found all occupants out of the vehicles. Fayetteville EMS handled the patient refusals, and 27 handled the hazards. Units cleared a short time later.

Jun 13

Accident on the Flat

Shortly after 7am, Brush 27 was dispatched mutual aid to Cumberland County for an Auto Accident at Shippensburg Rd & County Line Road Box 252-105. Brush 27 arrived finding a single vehicle accident verses a fence. Brush 27 began providing EMS and assessing hazards. Brush 27 cleared a short time later. 

Jun 01

Serious Accident near Tic-Toc

This afternoon Buchanan Valley FD along with Rescue 4 and several EMS units were dispatched to Chambersburg Road (Rt 30) and Buchanan Valley Road (Rt 234) for an auto accident involving a motorcycle. Engine Tanker 27, Brush 27, & Special Unit 27 with 12 responded shortly after dispatch. Additional information from Adams County 911 reported a Garbage Truck involved with 1 trapped. Company 27 units arrived to find a Garbage Truck vs Motorcycle. ET 27 quickly went to work freeing the victim entangled in the cab of the garbage truck. Special Unit 27 split crews and began providing medical aid to the other patients. Command requested 3 ALS transport units and 3 helicopters. Brush 27 established a Landing Zone in nearby field. The roadway remained closed for several hours as Penn Dot and EMA worked on cleaning the accident scene. Chief 27 would like to thank all the responders for their quick work stabilizing the incident as well as to all the Fire Police who kept the scene safe by diverting the traffic. Your assistance never goes unnoticed. 

Apr 08

Crash on Big Flat

Brush 27 was alerted and responded to the Cumberland County Box 252-01 to assist on an Auto Accident. Brush 27 arrived and assisted with establishing a Landing Zone for air medical.

Jul 20

Car into House with Fire


Engine Tanker 27 was alerted and responded mutual aid to Mont Alto, Franklin County Company 5 for a vehicle into a house with entrapment and fire. ET27 arrived and assisted with operations.

Photo courtesy of The Record Herald.


A big Thank you to ET14 – Irishtown FC for covering The Valley to keep our community safe while this incident is ongoing 

Feb 15

Another Daytime MVA

5000 Chambersburg Rd 2016 003

Company 27 was alerted for an MVA in the 5300 Block of Chambersburg Road (27-6) today around 1300 hours.  Engine Tanker, Special Unit and Chief 27 responded.  Enroute Adams 911 advised that the accident may end up in the 4900 Block of Chambersburg Rd (4-4).  Co 27 arrived to find one vehicle that had hit the snowbank in the 5000 Block of Chambersburg Rd.  Units remained on the scene for a short period.


Feb 13

Valley Road Crash


Just minutes ago, BVFD was alerted for an MVA in the 200 Block of Buchanan Valley Road (Box 27-1).  Engine Tanker 27, Special Unit 27 and the DFC responded and arrived to find one car into a pole with no injuries.  After a short period on the scene, Co 27 went in service.


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