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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Thank you and congratulations to Ansonville Fire Department (NC) for their purchase of Squad 12. Squad 12 will replace an Engine/Rescue currently operating as Rescue 53. Once the equipment from Squad 12 is transferred to Rescue 12 in the coming weeks, Ansonville will be able to take possession of it. May it serve your department well! [...]
Live Ins Alex Stonefelt and Mike Gray along with PSO Jay Lalley and Jr. FF Max Schertzer perform maintenance and cleaning on the squad.
Today company 12 responded to an auto accident with an overturned vehicle. Engine 3-12 arrived on scene first along with Chief 3-12. They found all patients out of their vehicles. Squad 12 arrived shorty after and helped with clean up. During this call, Engine company 12 and Truck 12 were dispatched to Shiremanstown for a [...]
On Friday night around 17:00 hrs, Truck 12 responded to 593 Beinehower RD, Fairview TWP. for a house fire. The crew assisted with extinguishment and overhaul.
Congratulations and Good Luck to the 2014 Line Officers!! President: Justin Hoyer Vice President: Chuck Berry Treasure: Jim Polly secretary: Pam Tkac Chief: Rodney Mumma Deputy: Dave Murdoch 1st Asst: Tim Sheely 2nd Asst: Jason Lyons Captain 1: Steve Overmiller Captain 2: Thomas Cook Lieut. 1: John Tkac Lieut. 2: Chuck Berry