MFCA ACTIVE
January 2013

1-31-13
Electrical Fire

Ardmore firefighters handled an electrical fire in the basement at a home on Hathaway Lane in Wynnewood shortly before 5AM.
The company was in service for 30 minutes.

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1-29-13
Broken Sprinkler Pipe (Parking Garage)

Merion Firefighters were called to 120 Sibley Ave for a malfunctioning sprinkler pipe in the parking garage.
The company was in service for about 30 minutes.

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1-28-13
Broken Sprinkler Pipe

Ardmore firefighters handled a broken sprinkler pipe call at 76 Rittenhouse Place in Ardmore on Monday morning.
Entrance was made, the water was shut down and PECO was notified due to some electrical issues.
The company was back in service in 20 minutes.

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1-27-13
Overheated Motor Smoke

The Merion fire Company responded to a apartment located on Lippincott Ave Sunday afternoon at 4:30PM for a report of an odor of smoke in the building. Firefighters quickly handled a overheated motor in the basement.

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1-22-13
Smoke in the Bank

Merion firefighters assisted by Bryn Mawr responded to the Bryn Mawr Trust Bank at 50 West Lancaster Ave in Ardmore shortly before noon for a report of smoke in the building. Firefighters found a mulch fire up against the building and quickly extinguished it.

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1-11-13
Suburban Square Small Fire

Merion Fire Company assisted by the Bryn Mawr Fire Company responded to the Paper Source Store in Suburban Square shortly after 8PM for a small fire in the showroom. Employees hit the fire with a fire extinguisher before the arrival of firefighters.

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1-3-13
Llanfair Rd.

Ardmore firefighters made quick work of an unattended pot on the stove in a 3rd floor apartment on Llanfair Road shortly after 2:00PM.

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1-1-13
Isaac Scott

December 31, 1930
On December 30, 1930 Merion Fire Company Firefighter Isaac Boyd was killed in the line of duty when the fire engine he was driving crashed enroute to a house fire started by wiring on a Christmas tree. Members of MFCA and Boyds family members, placed a wreath on his grave like they have for many years now.

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