Upper Darby Fire Live Audio Feed

Nov
26
2015

BUSY THANKSGIVING CONTINUES WITH ANOTHER WORKING FIRE (PART 2): CREEK ROAD APARTMENTS – 3947 DENNISON AVE.

After receiving a break for a few hours, Company 20 was back out the door Thanksgiving afternoon, as at 2:08 pm they were dispatched to a residential fire alarm on the 300-blk of Derwyn Rd. The Company investigated and found a problem with the alarm system. As units were clearing the scene, Fireboard alerted them
...read more
Nov
26
2015

BUSY THANKSGIVING WITH WORKING FIRE (PART 1): 3985 VERNON RD.

After handling a CO Alarm on Lakeview Ave. at 7:23 am, the Volunteers began preparing for a big Thanksgiving Day breakfast with their families. The food was just being served and family members were just arriving when at 9:02 am, the tones dropped for a house fire at 3985 Vernon Rd, in the first-due. As Engine
...read more
Nov
23
2015

RIT GOES TO SHARON HILL 2ND ALARM: 1049 ELMWOOD AVE.

Just before 1:30 pm, Monday afternoon, RIT 20 was dispatched to 1049 Elmwood Ave. in Company 09′s (Sharon Hill) first-due on the 2nd Alarm assignment for a working house fire with possible entrapment. Minutes earlier, first-in companies arrived to heavy smoke showing and a working fire on the 2nd floor. Upon receiving reports of people possibly
...read more
Nov
14
2015

2-ALARM HOUSE FIRE ON EAST END: 32 VICTORY AVE.

  On Saturday, November 14th, around 3:40 pm, Companies 37 (Upper Darby), 26 (Highland Park), Ladder 36 (Cardington-Stonehurst), Ladder and RIT-20, and Medic 103-7 (DCMH) were dispatched to 32 Victory Ave. for a house fire. Upon arrival of Engine 37-1, they reported heavy smoke and fire showing from the rear of a 2 story end
...read more
Sep
1
2015

HAZMAT IN DARBY CREEK

Around 3 o’clock this afternoon, Engine 20 was dispatched to the rear of the Drexelbrook Banquet Facility for some sort of chemical in the creek Engine 20-3 arrived and found a green liquid in the creek and began deploying booms to secure the spill. Upon further investigation, and assistance from the Upper Darby Sewer department,
...read more
Jul
19
2015

RIT GOES TO BROOMALL HOUSE FIRE: 107 THOMAS AVE.

At 12:45 pm Saturday afternoon, Companies 53 (Broomall), 56 (Manoa), Ladder 35 (Brookline), and Medic 53 (Marple Twp. EMS) were dispatched to 107 Thomas Ave. for a house fire, reported to be in the attic. As companies were responding, Fireboard advised 53 command that police were on scene with heavy smoke showing, so command immediately
...read more
Jul
6
2015

4-ALARM COMMERCIAL BUILDING FIRE IN UPPER DARBY: 72 S. 69TH ST. @ PAYLESS SHOE SOURCE

At 5:37 pm on Monday, Companies 37 (Upper Darby), 36 (Cardington-Stonehurst), 26 (Highland Park), Ladder & RIT 20, and Medic 103-7 were dispatched to the Payless Shoe Source, 72 S. 69th St, for a working building fire. Quint 37 and Ladder 36 arived first to find heavy smoke from the roof a 2-story commercial building and a
...read more
Jun
11
2015

2ND ALARM APARTMENT FIRE WITH RESCUES IN LANSDOWNE BOROUGH: 58 N. LANSDOWNE AVE.

Around 7:15 pm Thursday night, Companies 19 (Lansdowne), 24 (East Lansdowne), and 16 (Yeadon) responded to 58 N. Lansdowne Ave., Stratford Court Apartments, for an automatic fire alarm. Upon arrival, the first-in engine reported fire showing from the basement of a large, 3 story, U-shaped apartment building with numerous people possibly trapped inside. The assignment
...read more
May
14
2015

RESCUE 20 RESPONDS TO HOUSE FIRE

At around lunch time, Rescue 20 was dispatched to assist at a working house fire on Kingston Road on the east end of Upper Darby. The Rescue crew of 8 firefighters stood by on scene as the RIT (Rapid Intervention Team), as well as spared a few firefighters to assist with overhaul and checking for
...read more
May
7
2015

NEW LIEUTENANT ELECTED

Congratulations to newly appointed Lieutenant Fran Paolone, who was voted in by our Firefighting Crew Wednesday night. Fran has been extremely active in his 5 year tenure with the fire company, who brought about 15 years of prior firefighting experience when he joined in 2010. Fran has proven himself as a leader on and off
...read more