Upper Darby Fire Live Audio Feed

Jul
24
2016

Working Fire: 7000-blk of Marshall Rd.

After responding to 2 more calls after returning from the Lansdowne fire, RIT/Rescue 20 under command of Firefighter D.Falkenstein were dispatched around 9:30pm to a working building fire at Upper Darby Beverage Company on the 7000-blk of Marshall Rd. in Company 36′s (Cardington-Stonehurst) local. First-in crews arrived to fire showing from a beer distributor and
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Jul
24
2016

Working Fire: Lansdowne Borough

On July 23rd around 7:00pm Company 20 was dispatched to the 200-blk of W. Greenwood Ave. in Lansdowne Borough. Engine 19 arrived 1st to find heavy smoke and fire showing from the 2nd floor of a 2 1/2 story home. Ladder 20 arrived under command of FF M.Cavalier right behind Engine 19 and threw ground
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Jul
19
2016

Members Take Part in Search and Rescue Drill

On July 18th, several members spent the evening drilling on conducting searches inside a structure, as well as how to deal with entanglement issues. The crews used “black-out” masks to simulate real-life conditions of zero visibility and completed their search by finding their way through an entanglement box, recently built by Company 20 Lieutenant Fran
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Jul
18
2016

Six Members Take Part in The 2016 Irish Pub’s Children’s Foundation Tour-De-Shore

Congratulations and well done to several of our members, who today, took part in and completed the annual Irish Pub’s Children’s Foundation Tour-De-Shore. This is a charity bike ride for fallen police and firefighters, that stretches 65 miles from downtown Philadelphia and ends on the boardwalk in Atlantic City. This year, Firefighters Jack Lees, Troy
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Jul
14
2016

Congratulations Firefighters Lehman and Leposki

Please join us in congratulating Firefighters Caleb Lehman and Brian Leposki on their recent completion of the Firefighter 1 National Certification! These two men dedicated 6 months and over 200 hours of their time to complete this training and their hard work has finally paid off. They have been presented with their shiny new “yellows”
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Jul
12
2016

Working Fire: East Lansdowne Borough

Around 1:30 am on 7/12/16, RIT/Rescue 20 was dispatched to the 800-blk of Pembroke Blvd. in East Lansdowne Borough for reported house fire in the area. Captain 24-12 arrived to find a working fire on the Unit-Blk of Lewis Ave. and reported heavy fire from the rear of a 2 story home. Rescue 20 arrived
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Jun
28
2016

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR DEPUTY CHIEF MICHAEL P. MORGAN

The Garrettford-Drexel Hill Fire Company regrets to announce the Line of Duty Death of Deputy Chief Michael P. Morgan. Deputy Chief Morgan was a 2 year junior member of the Clifton Heights Fire Company and then a 31 year member of the Garrettford-Drexel Hill Fire Company, having held the positions of Board of Director, Lieutenant,
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Jun
27
2016

LODD: Deputy Chief Mike Morgan

It is with extremely heavy hearts, sadness, and deepest regrets that the Officers and Members of the Garrettford-Drexel Hill Fire Company announce the Line of Duty Death of Deputy Chief Michael Morgan. Our brother passed away at approximately 5 am Sunday morning at Fitz-Mercy Hospital. The immense loss that the world suffered this morning can
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Jun
6
2016

Company 20 Responds to Back to Back Working Fires

On June 2nd around 1:00 P.M. Ladder 20 was dispatched to the 7000-blk of Penarth Ave. in Company 37′s (Upper Darby) first due. Crews arrived to find heavy smoke and fire from the attic of a 3-story single home and went in service. Ladder 20′s crew took the roof on arrival and opened 2 holes
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May
23
2016

Car Fire On Bishop Ave

Shortly before 3 am On May 8th, the rescue assignment was dispatched to Bishop & Sycamore Aves. in Company 74′s (Primos-Secane) first-due for an accident with entrapment and vehicle on fire. As Rescue 20 was responding, UDPD arrived and reported a one vehicle accident with the car fully involved in fire. Police also advised there
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