MFCA ACTIVE
May 2017
5-29-17
Memorial Day Parade

The Merion Fire Company of Ardmore participated in Memorial Day parades in Ardmore and Gladwyne. 
 

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5-22-17
Water Rescue Seminar

12 Members of the Merion Fire Company attended a Water Rescue awareness seminar held at station 28. 
 

WATER RESCUE SEMINAR WATER RESCUE SEMINAR
5-17-17
Railroad Bush Fire

Engine 25 and 25-1 handled a brush fire along the railroad behind the Ardmore West Shopping Center at 10:54 AM.
 

RAILROAD BUSH FIRE RAILROAD BUSH FIRE RAILROAD BUSH FIRE RAILROAD BUSH FIRE RAILROAD BUSH FIRE
5-16-17
Gas Leak

At 9:03 PM Contractors hit a gas line in the 100 block of Lancaster Ave in Ardmore. The scene was made safe and PECO responded.
 

GAS LEAK GAS LEAK GAS LEAK
5-16-17
723 County Line Road Fire

At 7:18 PM the Bryn Mawr and Ardmore fire companies were dispatched to 723 County Line Road in Bryn Mawr for a report of a building fire. First arriving firefighters stretched an 1 3/4" line to the 3rd floor. The fire was quickly knocked down and the building vented.

A street line was dropped and the Lower Merion working fire dispatch was transmitted.
 

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723 COUNTY LINE ROAD FIRE          
         
5-11-17
Elevator Rescue

Engine 25 crew rescued a person from an elevator at 233 East Lancaster Ave shortly after 4PM. 
 

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ELEVATOR RESCUE          
         
5-3-17
Carbon Dioxide Leak

Station 25 was dispatched to 16 Ardmore Ave for a report of a carbon dioxide leak in the building. The scene was quickly made safe and the building ventilated. Command was set up and the Haz Mat chief was notified. One person was transported to the hospital by 313.  
 

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5-2-17
Waldron Park Drive

Engine and Ladder 25 handled an outside gas leak on Waldron Park drive in the Haverford section. 
 

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5-1-17
Confined Space Certification

Members of the fire brigade took a Confined Space Certification class held at Station 28
 

CONFINED SPACE CERTIFICATION CONFINED SPACE CERTIFICATION
 
 
 
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HURRICANE HARVEY FUNDRAISER

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GRANDVIEW ROAD

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  8/24/17
FAST TEAM DISPATCH

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  8/23/17
SHELDON ROAD

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  8/21/17
BARRIE ROAD ELECTRICAL FIRE

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  8/20/17
WALNUT AND SPRING

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