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Thu. May 29th 2014
Fire Safety with Paula Teachers and Associates

On Thursday May 29th, 2014 at 10:30am members of the Carbon VFD went to teach fire safety to Adults with mental diabilities. ...

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Wed. Jul 10th 2013
Tour of U.S. Foods Facility

     A few members of the Carbon Fire Department had the opportunity to gather recently for a walk-throug...

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Sat. Mar 9th 2013
Members Practice Vehicle Rescue Basics

     On Sunday morning, members of the department spent a few hours practicing basic vehicle rescue techn...

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421 Juniper Street
Greensburg, PA 15601



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News Headlines
 
Fire Safety with Paula Teachers and Associates
Thu. May 29th 2014
On Thursday May 29th, 2014 at 10:30am members of the Carbon VFD went to teach fire safety to Adults with mental diabilities. The students at Paula Teachers and Associates got see various equipment used in day to day operations and got to view the fire truck. They also where very knowledgeable in fir...

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Tour of U.S. Foods Facility
Wed. Jul 10th 2013
     A few members of the Carbon Fire Department had the opportunity to gather recently for a walk-through tour of the U.S. Food Service facility located in our district. U.S. Foods processes and distributes large quantities of dry goods as well as refrigerated goods. The company...

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Members Practice Vehicle Rescue Basics
Sat. Mar 9th 2013
     On Sunday morning, members of the department spent a few hours practicing basic vehicle rescue techniques. Items covered included "popping" and removing doors, removal of the roof, lifting the dash, and stabilizing a vehicle among other things. The drill ...

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Carbon Firefighters Celebrate Fourth of July
Mon. Jul 4th 2011
     Several Carbon firefighters spent their morning on July 4th attending the City of Latrobe's annual Fourth of July Celebration, which included the popular parade through town. The Carbon Fire Department was represented at the parade by its ladder truck.    &nb...

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EF2 Tornado Tears through Hempfield Township
Sun. Apr 3rd 2011
     Parts of Hempfield Township were hit hard by an EF2 tornado that touched down around 4:45PM on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011. After striking nearby Sewickley Township, the tornado crossed into Hempfield Township, causing severe damage to the Fort Allen section of the...

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Recent Calls
 
Working House Fire in the City
Wed. Jan 29th 2014
     The engine responded into the City of Greensburg early this morning to assist city crews with a house fire on West Third Street. Upon arrival, heavy fire was evident on all floors of the residence, preventing crews from entering and forcing them to conduct the fire attack fr...

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Reported Building Explosion at Apartment Complex
Fri. Jan 17th 2014
     While assisting tow truck operators at a vehicle accident along South Greengate Road, "23" crews were alerted of a possible explosion at the Hempfield Heights Apartment Community on West Hills Drive off of Route 30. Engine 23 responded from the accident scene, whil...

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Motorcycle Accident with Flyout
Sat. Jun 1st 2013
     A motorcyclist collided with another vehicle on Route 136 at the Baltzer Meyer Pike intersection. The accident occurred just before 10AM on Saturday morning, June 1st. Shortly after arriving on scene, EMS personnel determined the patient would need to be flown by medical hel...

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Stockyards Tractor Trailer Fire
Thu. May 30th 2013
Carbon firefighters responded to a tractor trailer fire at Thursday evening, May 30th, just before 6PM. Deputy 23 arrived on scene first reporting a fire in the cab and engine compartment of the tractor trailer. The crew from Engine 23 extinguished the fire and overhauled the cab to check for furthe...

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Chimney Fire
Mon. May 13th 2013
     Firefighters responded to Zellers Street for a chimney fire on Monday, May 13th at 3:30PM. Greensburg Engine 6 and Engine 23 from Carbon arrived on scene to find a fire contained to the flue of the chimey. Carbon and Greensburg firefighters, assisted by members of the Southwest G...

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Recent Calls

Wed. Jan 29th 2014
Working House Fire in the City

     The engine responded into the City of Greensburg early this morning to assist city crews with a hous...

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Fri. Jan 17th 2014
Reported Building Explosion at Apartment Complex

     While assisting tow truck operators at a vehicle accident along South Greengate Road, "23"...

Read more »


Sat. Jun 1st 2013
Motorcycle Accident with Flyout

     A motorcyclist collided with another vehicle on Route 136 at the Baltzer Meyer Pike intersection. Th...

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2014 Call Volume
  Fire Calls
Jan 63
Feb 50
Mar 31
Apr 39
May 36
Jun 17
Jul 37
Aug 34
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