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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 1,727
Fire Calls 455
BLS Calls 4,113
Fire Calls 978
Fire Drills 10
Fire Prevention 31
Firehouse Tours 19
Public Displays 15
Attendance 11,452
Child Seat Installation 59
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          285

Barn Fire at 2027 Clearfield Road

Shortly before noon, Truck 1 was dispatched for a barn fire on the first alarm assignment to 2027 Clearfield Road in West End Fire and Rescue's first due. Truck 1 arrived, set-up on side C of the building, and assisted with fire attack.

While on the scene of the barn fire, Engine Company 1 and the transfer truck were dispatched to 1665 New Franklin Road for a basement fire in New Franklin Fire Department's first due. First arriving units found a small fire in the basement, and the box was quickly downgraded.