2014 Gun Raffle

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4th Annual Gun Raffle Sponsored by Lisburn Commuity Fire Company and Lower Allen Fire Company #1 will be held Saturday, September 20th, 2014. Drawing will be held at Lisburn Community Fire Company 1800 Main St. Mechanicsburg, Pa 17055.  1:00 – 5:00 p.m. with prize drawings every 15 minutes. (Do not have to be present to […]


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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.  

Congratulations to our Graduates!


Congratulations to Fire Fighters Jason Tamosaitis and Logan Badorf on Graduating from Cedar Cliff High School last night!  Both Jason and Logan are Rescue Technicians within the department and both are preparing to take their Interior Fighter. We wish you both the best of luck!

Lower Allen Gains Nine New Rescue Technicians

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Today members from Lower Allen/Lisburn, West Shore, Shiremanstown, and Hampden completed their Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician class. Members were able to work with both new and old vehicle technology. Congratulations to all of our new Techs!  

MVA on Rt 581

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LAFD responded to a late night MVA on Rt 581. What was a  single car accident turned into a multivehicle accident when a vehicle facing the wrong direction was struck 2 other times by on coming vehicles who were unable to see the car. LAFD arrived on scene and provided traffic control and scene lighting. Luckily no […]

Hazmat Refresher


Tonight companies 12 and 24 completed their yearly Hazmat Refresher. The membership reviewed not only operation tactics but decon methods as well.    

Laundry Room Fire at SCIC

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Just after Midnight, Company 12 along with mutual aid units were dispatched to the Camp Hill Prison for a fire in the Laundry Room. Once in the facility, crews found two laundry carts charred by fire. The sprinkler system extinguished the fire prior to FD arrival. After some minor overhaul, crews returned.

Hanna St Fire

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Truck 12 responded on the 1st alarm assignment to the area of Cameron St and Hanna St in Harrisburg City for a working building fire. The truck arrived on scene to find a large warehouse structure that was well involved. Truck 12 along with other Truck companies on scene was put in service and provided […]

Bellevue Road Fire

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Truck 12 was sent to the scene of two involved duplexes in the Allison Hill section of the city of Harrisburg. Crews worked to clear the second floor of 1926 Bellevue before returning. LAFD was on scene for approximately 2 hours with many other units from the East and West Shore.

Bridge Street House Fire

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Truck 12 and Engine 3-12 responded to New Cumberland Boro for a house fire. Crews arrived and found heavy fire from the second floor. The truck crew laddered the building and assisted with venting and overhaul.