Jul
28
2015

Station 61 Responds to Truck fire on 83

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7/24/15 Engine 61-1 was alerted to I83 north near exit 4 for a reported vehicle on fire. En route engine 61-1 saw a large column of smoke in the area. On arrival engine 61-1 found a box truck well involved in fire. The crew from 61-1 stretched a handline and extinguished the fire. Engine 61-2
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Jul
17
2015

3 Vehicle Accident with Entrapment

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At 7:08pm the Shrewsbury Volunteer Fire Co along with Rose EMS were dispatched to Route 851 in the area of True Value Hardware store for a reported 3 vehicle accident with injuries.  Rescue 61 responded with Chief 61 onboard.  Enroute York County 911 advised all units there is now reported entrapment.  Chief 61 requested a
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Jul
11
2015

Vehicle Rollover with Entrapment in Maryland

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At 09:38am Shrewsbury Volunteers were alerted to assist units in Baltimore County with a reported vehicle rollover, down an embankment, with entrapment.  Rescue 61 responded with 4 personnel to I 83 Southbound at the Gunpowder Bridge.  Enroute crews on scene advised they were removing the driver (door was ripped off by the guardrail on impact)
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Jun
15
2015

Rescue 61 Assists With Subject Stuck in Chimney

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June 12, approximately 1030 hours, Rescue 61, as part of the York County ATR team, was dispatched to assist York City with a man stuck in a chimney. Rescue 61 arrived on scene to find units from York City FD attempting to locate where the man was stuck in the chimney. The Crews from Rescue
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May
15
2015

HEROIN TASK FORCE PRESENTATION

The York County Heroin Task Force, an arm of the York County District Attorney’s office, presents information on heroin use in southern York County and what we can do about it. Presenters include the County Coroner, Pam Gay, and David Sunday, Assistant District Attorney and Chief of Major Crimes & County Drug Task Force. Local
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Apr
12
2015

Accident with Entrapment in Hopewell Township

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Sunday, April 12, 2015 At 7:06pm Shrewsbury Volunteer Fire Co. was dispatched to assist Eureka Fire Co. with a reported two vehicle accident with entrapment in Hopewell Township. Chief 54, Walker, arrived and assumed Command 54. On Rescue 61 arrival personnel found one vehicle with no one inside and one vehicle with a person confined
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Apr
12
2015

Thirty One and Tool Bing

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April 12, 2015 The Shrewsbury Volunteers will be hosting a Thirty-One Bag and Tool Bingo on April 12th. 20 Regular Games * Special Games * Raffles * Door Prizes Doors Open @ 12:30 Games begin @ 2:00 For Tickets: Contact Anna at 717-759-8162 or 717-235-4476 -Food and drinks will be available for purchase-
Apr
8
2015

Bingo Postponed

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Regrettable the 31/Tool Bingo scheduled for 4/12/2015 has been postponed until further notice. We are truly sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Mar
19
2015

Structure Fire – Seaks Run Rd

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Thursday, March 19, 2015 At 1937 hrs this evening, Engine 61-2 was dispatched to assist Loganville Fire Co with a reported structure fire. Chief 63 arrived and confirmed a working structure fire with flames showing from the roof. Engine 61-2 was the first arriving engine and laid a supply line from the street and stretched
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Mar
11
2015

Engine 61-1 and Brush 61 assist on Glen Rock Building Fire

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015 519 hours, Engine 61-1 was alerted to assist Glen Rock with a reported building fire. En route dispatch advised they were recieving multiple calls and Pd was onscene reporting fire. Engine 59 arrived to find 2 large trailers well involved in fire with extension to the building. Engine 61-1 was 2nd
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