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Friday, December 16th, 2016
The Forest Hills Volunteer Fire Department, offers the following tips to prepare for the extreme cold:Make certain that you have an emergency kit which includes enough food, water, medicine and other ...
Monday, May 9th, 2016
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Help support your local Volunteer Fire Department by purchasing a raffle ticket!The ticket is $10 and gives you TWO chances to win based off of the Pennsylvannia lottery on July 4th from the 7pm Daily...
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The FHVFD has completed two thirds of a lighting upgrade to our station. The FHVFD received GRANT dollars and underwent a major transition from four and eight foot T-12, fluorescent lighting to LED li...
Call history
99 entries in the Call history
Monday, February 6th, 2012
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At 17:44 Station 153 was alerted for a 2 vehicle accident with possible entrapment in the 400-blk of Filmore Rd, Forest Hills. 153 Rescue was onscene in minutes and reported a 2 car MVA with 1 vehicle on its side, and that all occupants were out.
Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
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At 01:41 Station 113 (Braddock), 207 Rescue (North Braddock), 153 Truck, 136 Engine (East Pittsburgh), and 238 Engine (Rankin) were alerted for the apartment on fire in the 500-blk of Talbot Ave, Braddock.
At 12:32 Station 207 (North Braddock), 113 Engine (Braddock), 153 Truck, and 135 RIT (East McKeesport) were alerted for a possible structure fire in the 800-blk of Rose Way, North Braddock. 207 Rescue arrived with smoke showing from the rear of the structure.
At 22:11 Station 113 (Braddock), 207 Rescue (North Braddock) , 153 Truck and 238 Engine (Rankin) were dispatched to a possible apartment fire at 18 Holland Ave, Braddock. As units were marking up police arrived on the scene and reported a working fire with possible entrapment.
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At 2327 Station 207, 153 Truck (Forest Hills), 113 Engine (Braddock), and 135 RIT (East McKeesport) were alerted for a shed fire in the 1400 block of Ridge Avenue, North Braddock. After this additional reports came in of this being a dwelling on fire.
Sunday, December 18th, 2011
At 0239 Station 238 (Rankin), 207 Rescue (North Braddock), 113 Truck (Braddock), 137 Engine (Edgewood), and 298 Engine (Whitaker) were alerted for a reported commercial structure fire with multiple persons trapped in the 100-blk of Second St, Rankin.
Monday, December 12th, 2011
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At 07:12 this morning Station 207 (North Braddock), 113 Engine (Braddock), 153 Truck and 135 RIT (East McKeesport) were alerted for a house fire with possible entrapment in the 1600-blk of Grandview Ave, North Braddock.
Saturday, November 12th, 2011
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At 07:43 in the morning Station 278 (Swissvale), 137 Engine (Egdewood), 153 Truck, and 171 RIT (Homestead) were alerted for a structure fire with entrapment in the 7500-blk of Calumet St, Swissvale. Seconds later police reported heavy fire from the building and confirmed entrapment.
At 10:33 while 153 units were still operating at the Wilkins kitchen fire Station 229 and 230 (Pitcairn #1 and #2), 306 Engine (Wilmerding), 194 Truck (Monroeville #4), and 135 RIT (East Mckeesport) were alerted for a house on fire in the 500-blk of 2nd St, Pitcairn.
At 10:16 Station 303 (Wilkins #3) 153 Engine, and 302 Engine (Wilkins #1) were alerted for a kitchen on fire in the 900-blk of Elizabeth St, Wilkins Twp. The Truck was already on the road for a public service detail and immediately went enroute.
Saturday, October 8th, 2011
At 18:12 Station 137 (Edgewood), 278 (Swissvale) and 153 Truck were alerted for a house on fire in the 400-blk of Locust St, Edgewood. Police were onscene in seconds reporting heavy fire from the rear of the dwelling.
At 21:56 Station 135 (East Mckeesport), 306 Engine (Wilmerding), and 230 RIT (Pitcairn #2) were alerted for smoke coming from a building in the area of Broadway st/Lincoln Highway, East Mckeesport. As units were marking up PD arrived onscene with a correct address in the 1100-blk of Broadway St and ...
Wednesday, September 21st, 2011
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At 16:05 Station 207 (North Braddock) and 113 Engine (Braddock) were alerted for a report of smoke coming from a house in the 1600-blk of Wolfe Ave, North Braddock. As this was being dispatched the 911 center started receiving multiple calls for a house on fire in the same area.
Sunday, September 18th, 2011
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At 17:42 Station 113 (Braddock), 207 Engine (North Braddock), 136 Engine (East Pittsburgh), and 153 Truck were alerted for a possible house fire in the 400-blk of Yew Way, Braddock. As units were marking up PD arrived onscene and reported heavy fire from the second floor.
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At exactly midnight Station 136 (East Pittsburgh) and 113 Engine (Braddock) were alerted for a vacant house on fire in the 600-blk of Main St, East Pittsburgh. 136 Chief arrived onscene just after this and reported smoke showing from the second floor and requested 153 Truck be added to the box.
At 20:23 Station 113 (Braddock), 207 Engine (North Braddock), and 136 Engine (East Pittsburgh) were alerted for smoke coming from a house in the 200-blk of 5th St, Braddock. As units were marking up PD arrived onscene with a correct address in the 200-blk of Vine Way, Braddock and reported smoke sho...
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At 10:05 Station 113 (Braddock), 207 Engine (North Braddock), and 136 Engine (East Pittsburgh) were alerted for a garage on fire in the 100-blk May Way, Braddock. Just after this multiple calls came in reporting it to be a house fire.
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At 22:51 Station 278 (Swissvale FD), 137 Engine (Edgewood), 153 Truck and 171 RIT (Homestead) were alerted for a stove on fire in the 7500-blk Roslyn st, Swissvale. As units were marking up the 911 center advised they were receiving multiple for a working fire.
Thursday, July 21st, 2011
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At 12:02 Station 113 (Braddock), 207 Rescue (North Braddock), and 136 Rescue (East Pittsburgh) were alerted for a Train vs Tractor trailer accident in the area of 11th St / Washington Ave, Braddock. PD arrived onscene seconds later, confirmed entrapment and requested the fire dept expedite.
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At 08:44 Stations 137 (Edgewood), and 153 Rescue were alerted for 1 vehicle on its roof with the driver still in the vehicle at the intersection of Edgewood Ave/E Swissvale Ave, Edgewood. 137 Rescue was onscene in less than 2 minutes and confirmed 1 trapped.
99 entries in the Call history

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