This evening we joined the Penn Wynne Fire Company in remembering the 30th anniversary of the line of duty death of Firefighter Harold Beck.
Firefighter Beck was killed at the Kidde City Fire which occurred across the street from our station on 10/30/88.
Ardmore Post Office
Station 25 was called to investigate a possible odor in the Ardmore Post Office at 11:30AM.
Ardmore Train Station
Crews from Ardmore assisted a commuter getting off a train at the Ardmore station after the train had some mechanical issues on Saturday afternoon.
Car Dealership Smoke
At 9:42 AM station 25 handled smoke in the building from a gas engine that ran inside at a local car dealership.
They company was available in 20 minutes.
Station 25 was dispatched at 08:21 hours along with Engine 26 and Ladder 23 to assist Station 21 on a reported house fire in the 700 block of Argyle Road. First arriving crews found a haze in the basement and identified a faulty heater unit.
Crews remained on scene for air monitoring and ventilation.
Bryn Mawr Housing Celebration
Ardmore members attended the housing of Bryn Mawr Fire Company’s new E-One ladder truck.
A crew with Engine 25-1 also stood-by at Bryn Mawr to cover any calls during their housing celebration.
Ladder 25 handled ventilation at a home off of Cheswald Lane in Haveford at 4PM after a fire in a microwave.
Evans Lane Gas Line
Station 25 responded to a gas line struck at 8:42 AM on Evans Lane in Haverford.
Greys Lane Drill
We we’re fortunate to have an acquired structure for training this evening.
Members trained on search and rescue techniques, forcible entry, bailout, and reviewed the structures utilities.
West Spring Ave
At 8:12 AM Ardmore handled an odor of smoke in the building on West Spring Ave near Cricket Ave.
Rotary Club Pancake Day
It wouldn't be October without the annual Ardmore Rotary Club Pancake Day!
For the past 31 years the Rotary Club has held this event to help raise funds for the Merion Fire Company.