Fire rips through Lehighton apartment building

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CARBON COUNTY, PA – Around 8:15 AM on Monday, January 9, Carbon County 9-1-1 dispatched a first alarm assignment to 256 North 2nd Street in Lehighton for a dwelling fire with flames showing.  Districts 5 (Lehighton), 4 (Franklin Twp.) and 6 (Mahoning Twp.) were due on the box with Lehighton ALS. Sign up for the Fire & Film newsletter Chief 501 was quickly on air and confirmed a working building fire and requested a third alarm immediately be struck.  The second and third alarms brought most companies in Carbon County to the scene. First arriving units found heavy fire showing from … Continue reading

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Firefighters find Foster Twp. home fully involved

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SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, PA – Around 6:15 AM on Saturday, January 7, Schuylkill County 9-1-1 sent the first alarm to 199 Valley Road in Foster Township for a reported house on fire.  First responding units were advised that all occupants were evacuated and the house was possibly fully involved. Sign-up for the Fire & Film Newsletter Captain 519 arrived on-scene shortly after dispatch and confirmed a working fire with the dwelling fully involved.  Captain 519 requested a tanker task force to the scene and stated the building was beyond saving.  Foster Chief 350 went enroute and advised to strike a second … Continue reading

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2016 Year in Review Video

Fire & Film releases a music video to review all of the action I covered in 2016.  Check it out below! Sign up for the Fire & Film newsletter to get notifications first!

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Second alarm struck for a building fire in Girardville

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SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, PA – Shortly before 10PM on Saturday, December 17, Schuylkill County 9-1-1 dispatched a first alarm structure fire assignment to the 100 Block of West Main Street in Girardville.  Fire District 45 (Girardville) was due with Girardville BLS. Join the Fire & Film email list! Chief 45 went responding and was advised that a caller was reporting fire on an exterior wall of an occupied dwelling next to the American Legion.  The chief quickly arrived on scene and confirmed a working fire with fire showing from the “D” side.  A second alarm was requested to the scene. The second … Continue reading

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Fire & Film Holiday Gift Guide

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Are you looking for that final gift for the firefighter in your life? Look no further than Fire & Film!  We offer a number of different ideas that will make a great Holiday gift. Gift idea #1: Fire & Film T-shirt Printed on 50/50 Gildan t-shirts and are available in grey or black Gift idea #2 – Fire & Film Stickers   Gift idea #4 – Beautiful Printed Photos Give the firefighter in your life a print featuring his favorite rig, him doing work on these scene or his engine going through a parade!  Click here for instructions on ordering … Continue reading

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Holiday Print Sale

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The Holiday Season brings a Holiday Print Sale from Fire & Film!  Thursday 11/24 through Monday 11/28 at 5PM you can now order the following items at discounted prices: Biggest Savings: 11″x14″ Framed Print: $25 (nearly 30% off original price) 16″x24″ Framed Print: $50 (nearly 20% off original price) 24″x36″ Framed Print: $75 (nearly 20% off original price) All photos posted in my galleries are available for this deal.  If you would like to purchase either send me a Facebook Message or an email to jck5055@gmail.com Framed prints are also available to be shipped if you would like.

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Two vehicles collide outside Aristes

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COLUMBIA COUNTY, PA – Shortly after noon on Tuesday, November 15, Columbia County 9-1-1 dispatched Stations 350 (Aristes), 330 (Wilburton) and 270 (Valley Chemical – Numidia) to Route 42 in the area of the watershed in Conyngham Township for a head-on vehicle crash reported with injuries.  Ashland BLS and Shenandoah ALS were also requested out of Schuylkill County. Get Fire & Film updates to your email inbox! Chief 350 and Rescue Engine 352 went responding and were advised of two vehicles that collided head-on in the area of the entrance to the watershed in Brush Valley.  Ambulance 3801 arrived on … Continue reading

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Two sent to hospital after Hazle Twp. crash

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LUZERNE COUNTY, PA – Around 9:45 AM on Tuesday, November 8, Hazle Township Fire & Rescue was dispatched with APTS Medic 11 to 550 Oak Ridge Road in Hazle Township at the Amazon Fulfillment Center for a motor vehicle crash with injuries. Chief 141 and Engine 141-3 arrived on the scene to find a two vehicle crash at the truck entrance to the facility with both vehicles blocking one lane of traffic.  The chief got out and quickly assessed the scene and found two patients with minor injuries.  Medic 11A arrived on the scene and began to treat the driver … Continue reading

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Hazleton City firefighters handle two fires Monday morning

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LUZERNE COUNTY, PA – Just after 9:30AM on Monday, November 7, Luzerne County 9-1-1 dispatched Hazleton City Fire and APTS Medic 11 to 30 West Maple Street in the City for a reported house on fire. Chief 1 went responding and was advised of a report of a fire in the attic of the residence.  Ladder 1, Engine 2 and Pipeline 4 also went responding.  Chief 1 arrived on the scene and confirmed a working fire in the attic of the duplex.  Ladder 1 took the address and Pipeline 4 nosed into the ladder and stretched a line through the … Continue reading

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Car vs tractor trailer results in heavy entrapment in Hazle Twp.

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LUZERNE COUNTY, PA – At 5:30 AM on Thursday, November 3, Luzerne County 9-1-1 dispatched Hazle Twp. Fire & Rescue and Valley Regional Medic 26 to State Route 924 in the area of the Fuel On Truck Stop in the Humboldt section of Hazle Township for a motor vehicle crash with entrapment. Chief 141 went responding ad was advised of a car versus tractor trailer with multiple calls reporting “heavy, heavy entrapment” in the car with one person bloodied but conscious in the car. Subscribe to the Fire & Film newsletter and receive updates in your inbox! While responding, units … Continue reading

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