Folsom Fire Company

1716 Orchard Ave Building Fire

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 16:42 On Tuesday June 30th 2015 at 16:42 hrs, Company 18 was dispatched to 1716 Orchard ave in Folsom for a building fire.  Upon the arrival of Eng18, the crew found that the chimney had been struck by lighting causing damage to same. The building was checked and found no fire however 5 circuit  breakers were tripped the homeowner was advised to contact his electrican. The company was assisted by Company 43 Holmes Fire Co, Co 49 Milmont, Co 62 SM Vauclain, Co 02 Norwood and Ridley 7 EMS. The Company was in service for 35 minutes under the command of Deputy Chief Joe Carollo.

   


 

1924 Parker Ave Automatic Fire Alarm

Sunday, June 28, 2015 19:11 On Sunday June 28th 2015 at 19:11 hrs, Station 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched to 1924 Parker Ave for an automatic fire alarm.  Upon the arrival of Eng 18 the crew found the 3rd floor resident causing a smoke condition from cooking and set the alarm off.  The Company was in service for 20 minutes under the command of Deputy Chief Joe Carollo.

   


 

Edgewood and MacDade Vehicle Accident

Saturday, June 27, 2015 00:18 On Saturday June 27th 2015 AT 00:18 hrs, Company 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched to MacDade Blvd and Edqewood ave for a motor vehicle accident.  Upon the arrival of Eng 18-1 the crew applied oil dry to fluids on the road way.  The company was in service for 15 minutes under the command of Chief Ben Salmieri.

   


 

243 E MacDade Blvd, Gas Leak In

Friday, June 26, 2015 10:12 On Friday June 26th 2015 at 10:12 hrs, Station 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched for a reported gas leak inside 243 E MacDade Blvd.  Upon the arrival of Engine 18 the building was checked and nothing found.  The company was assisted by Co 43 Holmes Fire Co, Co 49 Milmont, Co 62 SM Vauclain, Co 02 Norwood and Ridley 7 EMS. The company was inservice for 20 minutes under the command of Chief Ben Salmieri. 

   


 

Smoke Investigation 8th Ave

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 17:06 On Wednesday June 24th 2015 at 17:06 hrs, Company 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatached to the area of 700 blk of 8th ave in Folsom for a smoke investigation.  Upon the arrival in the area, found a homeowner burning leaves in his fire pit, same advised to extinguished same and did so as requested.

   


 

907 Sylvania Ave Wires

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 09:47 On Wednesday June 24th 2015 at 09:47 hrs, Station 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched to 907 Sylvania Ave in Folsom for wires down. Upon the arrival of 18-9A, the home ower advised the incident had occurred on 6-23-2015 at 18:30 hrs, however today the homeower did attempt to contact PECO and was unable to do so.  The homeowner then called 911 for the Fire Dept, the homeowner was advised that PECO had this location on their list since last night and that PECO is doing their best to restore power in the area.

   


 

130 Folsom Ave

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 00:14 On Wednesday June 24th 2015 at 00:14 hrs, Station 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched to 130 Folsom Ave in Folsom for a reported CO alarm with a sick person.  Upon the arrival of Eng 18  there was no readings on the meters and no sick person, what the crew found was an alarm going off in the homes Sump Pump. The company was in service for 30 minutes under the command of Captain Scott Kreamer.

   


 

Storm Related Calls

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 18:30 On Tuesday June 23rd 2015 at 18:30 hrs, Station 18 Folsom Fire Company responded to 12 calls from 18:30 hrs until 21:00 hrs due to storm related incidents of trees down, and wires down and on fire. All matters were turned over to PECO

   


 

1074 Morton Ave Fire Alarm

Saturday, June 20, 2015 20:35 On Saturday June 20th 2015 at 20:35 hrs, Company18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched to 1074 Morton Ave for a fire alarm.  Upon the arrival of Eng 18 found the alarm was activated on the 2nd floor of the structure, once inside the building was checked and nothing, the alarm was reset . The company was inservice for 55 minutes under the command of Chief Ben Salmieri.

   


 

227 Morton Ave Fire Alarm

Saturday, June 20, 2015 12:12 On Saturday June 20th 2015 at 12:12 hrs, Company 18 Folsom Fire Co was dispatched to 227 Morton Ave in Folsom, the Tower Pizza for a fire alarm.  Upon the arrival of Eng 18 found the alarm had been set off by accident by employees.  The company was in service 20 minutes under the command of Deputy Chief Joe Carollo

   


 
 
 

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