Friday, November 11th, 2022
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Team 800 responded at the request of Station 6, Westmoreland County, to the area off Tinker Run Park for a smell that had been reported in the area and a sheen on the stream from the day before. Multi...
Monday, September 12th, 2022
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Team 800 responded to a facility in Greensburg City that encountered an Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) battery unit failure and worked along with FD ventilation crews to conduct air monitoring and m...
Monday, February 21st, 2022
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Team 800 responded to Mutual, Unity Township to assist Station 83 Mutual & 36 Pleasant Unity fire departments to mitigate a leaking home heating fuel tank. The resident quickly called 9-1-1 to rep...
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East Huntingdon Township Home Heating Fuel Leak, Team 800 personnel assisted local FD to mitigate fuel spill in the basement and then provided assistance to construct an underflow dam to collect the l...
Thursday, October 6th, 2022
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Team 800 personnel conducted air monitoring training with HAZSIM equipment and then conducted scenario incident command at 2 locations for an underground storm water storage system and a communication...
Friday, June 10th, 2022
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Team 800 performed standby duties for ARFF 121 for the 2022 AirShow in Westmoreland County. 7 members of the team provided response capabilities in R800, UT800, and C800 for practice on June 10, 2022
Wednesday, May 11th, 2022
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Dear Friend and Supporter:We wish to sincerely thank all the businesses and individuals who help make our 20th annual 2022 golf outing a huge success. Even though we were nearly rained out from nearly...
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Station 111 hosted a decontamination review in their new station and Team 800 conducted familiarization with the H800 apparatus. Thanks for hosting this informative session.
Call history
Assist Police Agency - Air & water condition assessment
Thursday, July 31st, 2014

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. Multiple meters including PID and 4 gas monitors including an explosives and narcotics detector. All items encountered were directed for removal and logged as evidence by Monessen Police. 10.20 personnel hours were logged in assisting local law enforcement.

Assist Police Agency - Air & water condition assessment
Assist Police Agency - Air & water condition assessment
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146 entries in the Call history
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Team 800 was activated to assist Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection with a release of heating oil from a outside container into a creek. The spill was inially reported to the State Police on Monday March 30, 2015 as a possible vandalism.
Thursday, March 12th, 2015
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Team 800 activated to assist Stations 20 & 64 for a gasoline spill on Route 22 in Murrysville. Local fire with PennDOT and a representative with the Department of Environmental Protection contained the spill and placed protective measures to prevent infiltration into Turtle Creek.
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Team 800 was called to assist New Alexandria, Crabtree, and Bradenville fire departments to provide emergency mitigation for a tractor trailer insulated tank truck carrying 3 products of SAE 5w30 (20,320#, 2911g), SAE 10w30 (11,040#, 1529g), and EP 150 (WD40) (15,920#, 2149g) that had impacted a pa...
Thursday, September 25th, 2014
The Pennsylvania DEP had located a fuel spill and requested local fire companies in the South Huntingdon Township area to assist in containment and location of source. Once local responders arrived on scene they called for assistance of the Team to provide additional boom and location guidance.
Monday, September 22nd, 2014
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Team 800 was activated to assist Station 24 with a heating oil truck leaking fuel. Approximately 20 gallons of heating oil released of which 10 gallons was captured in five gallon buckets and 10 gallons that spilled on the roadway that was recovered with absorbant material and placed into asteel dr...
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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...
146 entries in the Call history

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