Volunteers for fire companies in Lower Pottsgrove, Trappe, and Oaks are among the 2021 graduating class for entry level firefighter training held at the Montgomery County Fire Academy.
A limited number of employees and others evacuated Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School on Wednesday after fire detectors that sensed heat from roofing repairs sounded alarms. No fire danger was found.
Worries that a downed wire could spark an electrical fire outside offices on East High Street in Sanatoga prompted a Monday morning response by Sanatoga and Ringing Hill firefighters
One of the vehicles involved Wednesday in a two-vehicle accident on eastbound U.S. Route 422, east of Armand Hammer Boulevard, rolled over five times before coming to a stop, emergency dispatchers said.
In the Ringing Hill Fire Company, family roots run deep. Current company volunteers include members of the Lightcap family, upholding a tradition that spans generations.
Emergency dispatchers sent local firefighters and other responders Wednesday at about 8 p.m. to the scene of a fiery tractor-trailer accident on U.S. Route 422 West near South Sanatoga Road.
A state police fire marshal is said to be investigating a Monday afternoon house fire in Colebrookdale, to which several local fire companies were called on first and second alarms.
Eight separate pieces of apparatus from the Sanatoga and Ringing Hill fire companies were called Saturday at mid-morning to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Kepler Road in Lower Pottsgrove.