Organization Phone: 814-268-4000 (For emergencies dial 911)

Box 1-E Structure Fire

1/11/24 07:15 – Station 1 along with automatic mutual aid departments were dispatched to a reported chimney fire in Snyder Township. Assistant 1 and Elk Assistant 7 went enroute shortly after dispatch, Assistant 1 confirming the address to county. They both arrived finding active fire coming from the chimney but no extension was found. Engine 1 (Capt. M. Furlong) and Rescue 1 (FF M. Carnahan) both responded. Command held the box to Station 1 and Elk Company 7. Upon the arrival of Engine 1 the crew split, taking a ladder to the chimney area and the other half of the crew went interior to check for extension. Rescue 1’s crew assisted on the roof. Elk 7’s personal also split to assist in both places. After the chimney was cleared of burning debris the box was placed available.


  • Station 1: Assistant 1, Deputy 1, Engine 1, Rescue 1, Fire Police
  • Elk 7: Assistant 7, Engine 72, Tanker 702
  • Brockway Ambulance

Command- Assistant 1