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National Weather Service Alerts for Eastern Montgomery County, PA

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No Caption Ridge Pike Vehicle Rescue

July 18

936pm Limerick Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle rescue on Ridge Pike at the entrance to the Botanical Cottages. The crews from Rescue 51, Engine 51 and Squad 51 were able to get the door opened for the driver to get out of the vehicle and cleaned up the debris on the roadway. Fire police assisted in traffic control. The road was shut down throughout the night for Peco to fix the pole and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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LFD Assists With Water Rescue in New Hanover

July 11

Limerick Fire Department assisted New Hanover with a stranded motorist on Ludwig Rd and Middle Creek Rd. Marine 51 deployed both boats over a half mile down stream from the motorist. Air 51 positioned itself up stream. The Boats were able to make contact with 4 occupied vehicles that were stranded. A total of 9 people were retreaved to safe location using New Hanover's public Works loader with ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Busy afternoon with 3 calls in 30 minutes

July 10

Crews responded to three different locations in the township within a 30 minute period on Tuesday afternoon.
Rescue 51 responded to a 3 vehicle accident on Township Line Road. Tower 51 responded to an odor of something burning at PMA Medical. Crews then responded to wires down at West Cherry Lane and Limerick Center Road. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Rolling Drill Training Scenarios

July 08

Monday evening's training for the Fire Department consisted of three various scenarios. The members were split into three crews, with each crew rotating through the scenarios during the evening. The first scenario was a technical rescue for an unconscious victim on a roof. For this scenario the Rescue and Tower were assigned and dispatched. The second scenario was a vehicle fire with the Squad ... (Full Story & Photos)

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July 01

At our monthly department meeting on Monday evening, we said goodbye with regrets to Engineer Denny Keller and his wife Maureen. They began their travels south as Denny has accepted a job with Disney. We all agreed, tough job and we all would visit soon.
Denny was presented with his helmet and jacket name piece by Chief Ken Shuler and Chief Engineer Steve Waldman. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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LFD Responds to St. James Lutheran Church

June 30

Limerick Fire Department responded to St. James Lutheran Church for reports of smoke in the building. On arrival crews found the hallway near classrooms with smoke blowing from a vent. Ladder 51 set up to access the roof and crews found a bad a/c unit. The unit was secured and then ventilation was established to clear the smoke.... (Full Story & Photos)

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June 30

The Department was dispatched to a 2 vehicle accident with injuries on Sunday night. Rescue 51 and Squad 51 responded. Crews arrived on location and cleared debris and controlled leaking fluids. Fire Police responded and assisted Limerick Police in directing traffic around the accident scene.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Limerick Members Participate in Emergency Vehicle Driver Training Class

June 29

Saturday was a busy day with members of Limerick Fire Department participating in an emergency vehicle driver training class in the township utilizing Ladder 51 and Squad 51. Several other members of the department were at the Montgomery County Fire Academy Saturday morning with Engine 51 taking the Driver Operator - Pumper certification written and practical exams. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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