Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire Department     Station 7
Connellsville Township VFD

905 Fireman Street
Connellsville, PA 15425

724-628-3490
724-628-3347 - fax

station7ctvfd@yahoo.com
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2014
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February 6, 2014
1831 hours

Vehicle Accident
805 E Crawford Ave
CTVFD was dispatched for a vehicle accident on Crawford
Avenue in the area of the Dairy Queen.  7 Chief responded to
the scene and reported a one vehicle accident, with the
vehicle on top of a hydrant.  7 Engine 3 and 7 Squad
responded.  Traffic control was set up
February 9, 2014
2106 hours

Assist Station 28
Structure Fire
420 Monarch Road
CTVFD was dispatched to assist Station 28 Monarch with a
structure fire.  7 Tanker responded.  Monarch was also
assisted by Dunbar and West Leisenring fire departments.
February 11, 2014
2242 hours

Assist Station 12
Structure Fire
Mahoning Road Ext
CTVFD was dispatched to assist Station 12 Dunbar with a
structure fire.  7 Tanker responded.  Dunbar was also assisted
by Morrell, Monarch,  North Union, Flatwoods, West
Leisenring, South Connellsville New Haven Hose and
Hopwood fire departments.
February 12, 2014
0050 hours

Assist Station 48
Structure Fire
205 Main Street
CTVFD was dispatched to assist Station 48 Flatwoods with a
working structure fire at 205 Main Street.  & Tanker and 7 Air
responded.  Flatwoods and Smock were assisted on the
scene by Hopwood, Dunbar, West Leasenring, North Union,
Morrell and DL&V fire departments.
February 12, 2014
205 Main Street
Structure Fire
February 12, 2014
205 Main Street
Structure Fire
February 15, 2014
1715 hours

STAT MedEvac
landing at the
Helipad
CTVFD was dispatched to the Helipad to assist with the
landing of STAT MedEvac, due to the large amounts of snow
in the area.  7 Engine 3's crew cleared a path for the medical
crew and the patient's stretcher.
February 15, 2014
STAT MedEvac
Helipad Landing
February 18, 2014
2652 hours

Assist Station 8
Structure Fire
213 Ogden Street
Station 8 New Haven Hose was dispatched for a reported
structure fire in a vacant home, putting Station 7 on standby.  
Police and first arriving units reported a working structure
fire.  8 Chief requested his 2nd alarm be dispatched, bringing
7 Engine 2 and 7 Truck 4 to the scene.  Station 7 crews
assisted in fire attack and established a RIT team.  Morrell,
Dunbar, Bullskin, South Connellsville and DL&V fire
departments also assisted.
February 22, 2014
1116 hours

Commercial
Structure Fire
1118 Springfield Pike
Station 7 was dispatched to respond to an initial alarm for
rubbish burning that had gotten out of control.  Further
dispatch stated that the rear of storage facilities at Chrome TV
& Appliance had caught on fire as a result.  At the time of the
alarm Station 7 was fund raising with their annual hoagie
sale.  The alarm quickly upgraded to a working commercial
structure fire and all 7 units responded to the scene.  7 Chief
reported heavy fire and multiple structure involved with
exposure problems due to the wind conditions.  A tanker
alarm was dispatched as well as a special request alarm,
bringing over 15 companies and between 75 and 100
firefighters to the scene.
Crews were able to control the exposure problems and keep
the fire contained to the warehouse structures.  Due tot he
contents of the warehouse, thick black smoke was reported
seen from miles away.  Crews remained on scene for several
hours performing overhaul and working hot spots to ensure
there would ne no rekindle.
February 22, 2014
Commercial
Structure Fire
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John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
May 10, 2014
0203 hours

Commercial
Structure Fire
634 Indian Creek
Valley Road
Station 7 was dispatched to assist Station 46 Saltlick with a
reported structure fire at the Indian Creek Valley Community
Center.  Passerbys reported smoke coming from the front
doors of the Community Center.  First arriving units found
heavy fire with extension through the roof.  A second alarm
was struck and shortly there after a tanker alarm was struck.  
Firefighters began an interior attack to save the structure but
were eventually driven back by the amount of fire and the
partial collapse of the roof.   Several aerial units were set up
and master streams placed into service.  

After knocking down the bulk of the fire with master streams,
firefighters began the task of performing overhaul.  
Firefighters remained on scene for several hours
extinguishing hot spots.  
May 10, 2014
Commercial Structure Fire
Indian Creek Valley CC
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John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
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John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
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John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
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John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
photo courtesy of
John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
photo courtesy of
John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
photo courtesy of
John F. Brothers
Herald-Standard
Connellsville City Memorial Day Parade
May 26, 2014
July 13, 2014
1204 hours

Assist Station 8
MVA w/ Entrapment
Memorial Bridge
Route 119
CTVFD was dispatched to assist Station 8 New Haven Hose
with a one car vehicle accident on Route 119 on the Memorial
Bridge.  Station 8 was initially dispatched to the scene and
first arriving units confirmed heavy entrapment.  Firefighters
removed the hood from the vehicle and rolled back the dash
in order to free the patient from the vehicle.  At least one
patient was flown to a Pittsburgh trauma center by Stat
MedEvac.    
July 13, 2014
MVA with Entrapment
Leah Herman, a Connellsville Township resident, was honored
by the Fayette County Fireman's Association for winning the
fire prevention essay contest. The officers and members of
Connellsville Township Fire Department congratulate Leah!
Novemebr 19, 2014

Assist Station 12
Commercial
Structure Fire
CTVFD was dispatched to assist Station 12 with a reported
commercial structure fire at the former ICMI building in
Dunber.  A working fire was reported by the first arriving units
and additional units were dispatched to the scene.  
Firefighters had a difficult time locating the source of the fire
which caused large amounts of smoke.  There were no
reported injuries.   
November 19, 2014
Commercial Structure Fire
December 6, 2014

Assist Station 8
Commercial
Structure Fire
CTVFD was activated to assist Station 8 New Haven Hose
with a reported structure fire at Highlands Hospital. Fayette
911 received several calls reporting a fire in the ICU of the
hospital.  7 Engine 2 and 7 Air both responded. Everson,
Bullskin, South Connellsville, Morrell, DL&V, Dunbar and
Scottdale all assisted.
December 6, 2014
Commercial Structure Fire
December 9, 2014

Assist
Westmoreland Station
8
Structure Fire
CTVFD was activated to assist Westmoreland Station 58
Scottdale with a structure fire at 705 Arthur Avenue. Arriving
units found heavy fire and entrapment.  First arring Police and
EMS Units were able to rescue the homeowner.  7 Rescue and
7 Squad both responded for Rapid Intervention.  Mount
Pleasant, East Huntington, Dawson, Everson, New Haven
Hose, Bullskin and Youngwood all also assisted.
December 9, 2014
Structure Fire
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