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Accident on Kugler Rd & Ridge Pike

June 11

At 9:54 am, the department was dispatched for a vehicle accident at the intersection of Kugler Rd and Ridge Pike. Rescue 51, Squad 51, and Fire Police responded. Limerick Police and EMS units from Freedom Valley, Friendship, and Goodwill responded as well. Crews assisted with clearing the roadway of debris, directing traffic, and securing the batteries of the involved vehicles. Once the tow trucks ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption RIT Assist at W Chestnut St, Pottstown Fire

June 10

At 8:49 pm, the department was dispatched for a RIT assignment at a garage fire on W Chestnut St in Pottstown. Deputy 51 and Rescue 51 responded. Crews remained on standby at the scene, ready to assist if needed, before becoming available shortly afterward.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Forcible Entry / Man Versus Machine Training

June 10

Monday nights training consisted of forcible entry and man versus machine. Firefighters paired up to breach a door while other members of the team charged hose lines off of Squad 51. Firefighters then advanced the hose line through the door. A third rotation for the evening was man versus machine. Firefighters worked on removing rings using various different tools. Awesome training for the evening. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Swiftwater 51 Assists with a wild fire on Schuylkill River Island

June 09

At approximately 4:10pm the Limerick Fire Department, along with multiple surrounding units, assisted with a wild fire in Upper Providence Township. Crews launched boats to transport fire crews and equipment to an island on the Schuylkill River. The crews were on scene for around 5 hours. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Water Training at Blackrock Boat Ramp

June 09

It was a beautiful morning on the river. Our water rescue team as well as Boat 68 from Upper Providence Township spent some time on the Schuylkill river practicing emergency boat operating skills. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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June 08

2:58pm the department was dispatched to an accident at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets. Upon arrival Deputy 51 reported an Army vehicle with a struck gas tank. The crews from Rescue 51 and Squad 51 assisted with fluid control. Fire Police assisted with Traffic Control. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Vehicle Fire on Evergreen Rd

June 07

At 10:50 pm, the department was dispatched to a vehicle fire on Evergreen Rd. Engine 51, Squad 51, Tanker 51, Deputy 51, and fire police responded. Engine 51 crews pulled a hos line and worked to extinguish the flames. Tanker 51 fed water to the engine and Squad 51 crews handled hydraulic tools and assisted in cleaning the roadway. Fire Police and Limerick police temporarily closed off lanes on northbound ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Vehicle Fire on Commerce Ct

June 05

At 8:47 pm, the department was dispatched for a vehicle fire on Commerce Ct. Engine 51, Squad 51, Assistant 51, and Limerick Police responded. Assistant 51 reported a van to be fully involved. Crews from Engine 51 extinguished the fire and Squad 51 crews handled hydraulic equipment to open up areas of the van for hotspots. Personnel were available about an hour later. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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