Saturday, December 18th, 2021
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Team 800 was requested at approximately 2000 hrs to assist and support New Kensington City FD with the containment and mitigation of a vehicle accident involving two 55 gallon drums of used oil damage...
Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Team 800 responded at 0108 hrs to a cold storage and food distribution warehouse to assist first due companies comprised of equipment from 5 departments for an ammonia alarm going off. First in person...
Friday, October 14th, 2016
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Assisting "Crash 121" for airport response.
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Assisting Station 105 in Rostraver Township
Thursday, November 4th, 2021
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Team 800 members spend hundreds of hours of advanced training every year and have fun doing it!
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Bill was a long time member of Team 800 and was in integral part of our radiological response and served as a radiological officer. Bill was also State Fire Academy Local Level Instructor AHA/ASHI CP...
Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
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Team 800 dedicated Marine 800 to service September 3, 2019. The Board of Commissioners and retired USCG Security Specialist with the Maritime Security Unit of Pittsburgh christened the landing craft ...
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141 entries in the Call history
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Team 800 was requested to assist Monessen Police with a Marijuana growing operation in a residential home. 7 personnel responded and implemented air monitoring and water sampling within the structure to ensure conditions were safe for police to complete the search warrant.
Friday, July 18th, 2014
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Team 800 was dispatched automatically for a gas line rupture involving a residential service line. A landscaping crew attemting to remove shrubbery around a gas meter pierced the line with a steel digging iron and ruptured the buried steel service line that was 2" below the surface.
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Team 800 responded to assist Yukon Fire Department with a dumpster fire that possibly contained unknown chemical containers, The dumpster was filled with debris of cardboard, wood pallets, plastic drums & bags, and other construction type refuse.
Thursday, June 5th, 2014
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Team 800 provided airfield crash line support for the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport for June 5.6.7.8 as the many aircraft arrived, practiced and performed for nearly 150,000 in attendence. The team deployed Rescue 800, Hazard 800, Utility 800, and UTV 800.
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A truck tractor impacted an embankment and overturned blocking the roadway. The team assisted in mitigating the fluids, batteries and offloading the diesel fuel so the truck could be uprighted. Engine oil covered the roadway but did not enter into any drainage concerns.
Friday, May 23rd, 2014
Team 800 performed an assessment for Station 91 firefighters that were called to a gas well leaking after a vehicle had struck a gas well valve and piping. The initial response of firefighters quickly mitigated the situation with tools and equipment they carry on their apparatus.
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Team 800 responded to a morning fire at a commercial structure in Washington Township at CCF Industries with some minor hazardous material items such as lacquer, glue, small pressure cylinders and paint UN1263 were involved.
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Team 800 was dispatched to assist Station 26 Youngwood to a Tractor Trailer that had ruptured its saddle tank in a collision with a passenger car.  Approximately 200 gallons was initially estimated to have been involved, however only one saddle tank was involved and was less than the estimate.  Stat...
Saturday, March 8th, 2014
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Team 800 was dispatched to what appeared to be oil on the water in Derry Township in the area of the Oasis Road bridge. An individual walking their dog noticed a sheen on the water and called 911. Bradenville and New Alexandria firefighters along with water rescue personnel responded quickly with ...
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Team 800 responded to assist Midway-St. Clair fire department to mitigate a milk tanker that left the roadway and rolled over into a residential structure. The Team offloaded the fuel tanks that were nearly full and coordinated with the DEP on monitoring the milk that flowed from the tank truck.
Thursday, February 13th, 2014
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Team 800 was activated to assist Vandergrift for a train derailment involving crude oil and butane cars adjacent to MSI Corporation. The train had derailed on a curve next to the building with one car entering the building and one rupturing causing crude oil to spill next to the facility.
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Team 800 was dispatched to assist Station 32 to mitigate a propane release from one of two 30,000g storage vessels located on the Ferrellgas propane distribution business located in South Greensburg. HAZMAT members controlled the leak with a water fog from a fire department engine and conducted air...
Sunday, January 26th, 2014
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While returning from the previous incident two hazmat personnel in Hazard 800 were passing in the vicinity of an unresponsive but breathing patient call and stopped to render aid. Trained team members assisted the simultaneously arriving medic unit with equipment on the call.
Sunday, January 26th, 2014
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Team 800 assisted Turkeytown VFD 107 on Interstate 70 with a tractor trailer into the concrete barrier and overturned trailer blocking both lanes. Both saddle tanks were off loaded, while diesel fuel and motor oil was mitigated by both fire and hazmat crews.
Sunday, January 19th, 2014
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Team 800 responded to assist Station 91 on accident involving a single passenger vehicle that ruptured and dislodged the fuel tube from the fuel tank. Station 91 personnnel stabilized and lifted the vehicle while team members secured and mitgated the tank and provided additional absorbent on the sp...
Sunday, January 12th, 2014
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Team 800 responded to Webster Hollow Road for a strong odor of Kerosene in the area to assist Station 31 Rostraver Township. Rostraver Fire Department had initiated mitigation measures at a residence that had a home heating oil tank and called Team 800 for assistance and mitigation of a home heatin...
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Team 800 was called to assist the Rostraver Central Fire Department http://www.rostravercentral.com at exit 46B for two Tractor trailers overturned. Four saddle tanks had to be mitigated before the wrecking company could upright the vehicles.
Friday, November 22nd, 2013
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Team 800 was dispatched to assist State Police for decontamination at the scene of an investigation. A complete tent shower decon system was deployed at the scene in Mount Pleasant Township. 8 members of the team were on scene for about 5 hours as the investigation was conducted.
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Team 800 responded to a Truck Tractor that traveled up an embankment and then rolled on to its side blocking the roadway. The Team assisted the local fire departments to contain and mitigate engine fluids and a diesel fuel leak.
Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
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Team 800 was dispatched to Latrobe, Westmoreland County to a home heating oil spill from an overturned 275 gallon tank of a residence subdivision 1 garage/basement. The home lies in an area where drainage accumulates from streets, dwelling rain discharge, parking areas, and collects in the low lyin...
141 entries in the Call history

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