Montgomery County's Detective Bureau, Lower Providence police, and crash experts will investigate the accident in which the wife and child of an Upper Providence firefighter died, the county district attorney said.
A Friday morning crash on U.S. Route 422, which involved a car that crossed the median from the westbound lane to the east, brought out first responders from Limerick, Upper Providence, Trappe and Royersford.
Members and volunteers of five local fire companies and departments helped clear a dump truck accident Friday morning on U.S. Route 422 west of Route 29, which spread sand across the highway.
The township, favoring career-oriented, in-station staffs for rapid emergency services response, will decommission the Black Rock fire company station on Bridge Street in Mont Clare, it said Thursday
The Saturday mid-day meal at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant was disrupted by what began as a mulch fire, and then spread into a corner of its building at the Upper Providence Center shopping area.
A portion of westbound U.S. Route 422 between Collegeville and Royersford was shut down for about 45 minutes Tuesday morning so first responders could rescue a driver trapped in a sports utility vehicle.
Upper Providence begins today (Monday, Dec. 31) with beefed-up staffing of its fire and emergency services department, in an effort to improve fire service delivery.