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  Lower Allen Fire Department is currently accepting Live-in applications for the next semester. Close to many colleges, LAFD offers free room and board, free training, modern apparatus, and so much more. Check our live-in page for additional information and contacts.  

Wesley Park House Fire with Exposure

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Crews from Lower Allen, Hampden, Shiremanstown, and Navy responded to Wesley Park for a wood pile on fire next to a house. Prior to arriving on scene, a large black column was visible. Crews arrived on scene to find a working garage fire with extension to the home and to the neighbor’s house. Crews made […]

Working Fire in Lisburn

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This afternoon Truck 12 responded to McCormick Rd for a house fire. Chief 1-12 arrived on scene to find a working fire in an attached garage. Fire was already making it’s way to the second floor. The residents were not home at the time and the family pets were in the house. Engine and Tanker […]

Small Dumpster Fire


Engines 1 & 3 responded to a working dumpster fire early this afternoon. Chief 1-12 arrived on scene with a fire contained to the dumpster. Crews arrived and made short work of the fire.  

Camp Hill Basement Fire

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This morning Truck 12 was out the door with a crew of 5 for a possible basement fire in Camp Hill. Truck 12 arrived on scene and was sent to the basement to investigate. While the crew was in the basement, the Truck OIC did a 360. Crews found a wall heater shorted out and […]

Lower Allen Handles Another Fire


Tonight units responded to Wesley Townhomes for Smoke From a Wall. Units arrived on scene to find fire in the wall on the second floor and extending to the common attic. First arriving companies made a quick knock on the fire. The second floor was overhauled. The cause was found to be from a short […]

2 Working Fires in the First Due


Today Lower Allen Fire and mutual aid units battled two residential fires in the township. Carlise Rd Incident: Just after 1000 hrs, units were dispatched to the 1600 blk of Carlise Rd for a house fire with entrapment. ¬†Units arrived on scene to find the house well involved with a deep seated fire. Conditions deteriorated […]

Multi-vehicle accident on I83


This morning around 0830 hours, Cumberland County 911 dispatched Engine Company 12 along with mutual aid companies for an accident with rollover on Interstate 83 Northbound. Units arrived on scene to find a 4 vehicle accident with a pickup truck on its roof. Crews assisted EMS with patient packaging and cleaned up debris. Thanks to […]

Working “Shed” Fire

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Lower Allen along with mutual aid¬† units responded to the area of Chatham Drive and Letchworth Drive for a building fire. Units arrived on scene and found a large out building well involved. The structure sat far behind the homes and along the rear of commercial buildings. This, along with the icy conditions made access […]