Tag: Brush 27

Dec 06

27 assists Game Commission with Search

Earlier today (12/6) Buchanan Valley FD, along with FL Squad 7, FL Brush 16 and Fayetteville EMS were dispatched to assist the PA Game Commission (Adams 414) with searching for a missing hunter with a possible medical emergency in the 200 blk of Newman Rd (Box 27-2). The crew from Brush 27 used the Chief’s Buggy to proceed back the access road off Newman Road, as remaining units staged on the hard road. As crews arrived at the hunter, it was determined to be a Good Intent call.  

Nov 28

Brush 27 to Gettysburg on the Brush Task Force

This afternoon, several units  from Adams County were alerted to the Gettysburg Battlefield off Baltimore Pike near Culp’s Hill for a brush fire. Brush 27 was dispatched on the county Brush Unit Task Force.  Brush 27 arrived and assisted with mopping up hot spots.

Oct 23

Brush 27 Driver Trainee’s practice drafting

A few firefighters training to become Brush 27 operators took advantage of the nice weather this past weekend by practicing their drafting and pumping knowledge with Brush 27.  

Aug 11

Path Valley Annual Parade

Last Evening Buchanan Valley FD Volunteers participated in the Annual Path Valley Parade in Dry Run. After members spent the day detailing our apparatus, we headed over the mountains to one of the largest remaining firemen’s parades left. Buchanan Valley FD Proudly received the following Awards: 1st Place: Engine Tanker, 1st Place Brush Unit, 2nd Place: Rescue Engine, and 2nd Place: Overall Best Appearing Department. 

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. 

May 05

AFG Grant Awarded to Buchanan Valley

Apr 17

Cumberland County Woods Fire

Yesterday Afternoon Brush 27 was dispatched to Woodrow Road in South Newton Twp Cumberland County for a Woods Fire. Brush 27 with 3 responded. Brush 27 arrived and was assigned to setup water supply. Brush 27 drafted from a nearby pond located in the woods. In the Videos you can view 2 air drops. Brush 27 cleared several hours later

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.