On Tuesday at 11:05 AM, multiple 911 calls came pouring in reporting the building on fire at South Riverside Avenue and Clinton Streets in the Harmon section of the village. When Car 2082 (A/C Mansfield) marked on responding, based on the number of calls -and the fact that our Engine 120 is out for maintenance - he requested an Engine & a FAS Team from Ossining right away.
This past Monday evening, 25 members of the Croton-on-Hudson Fire Department made their way to the county's fire training center in Valhalla for a night of refresher training.
Using the propane fire prop building, members performed multiple evolutions of simulated residential fire procedures. Members were split up into teams to conduct forcible entry, search, fire attack, ladder placement and hose ... (Full Story & Photos)
Just before 3AM this Sunday, the CFD FAS Team was at it again, this time responding to the City of Peekskill for the structure fire in a 100+ year old building under renovation. Within a couple of minutes, Rescue 18 was out the door, responding with ten FAST members including Car 2083 (A/C Colombo).
On arrival, the team developed a Rescue Plan in the event of any firefighter emergencies, and ensured ... (Full Story & Photos)
10:15 PM: While CFD units were investigating an activated fire alarm on the Village's north end, 60 Control dispatched a full assignment to Windsor Road in the Fire Protection District for the reported Chimney Fire.
In addition to a full CFD response, automatic dispatch for the Millwood and Continental Village Tankers was made, due to the lack of hydrants in this area. Car 2089 (D/C John Munson) ... (Full Story & Photos)
11:45 AM FRIDAY: As an Ossining PD unit was patrolling down State Street, he noticed smoke and fire coming from a vacant residence. Moments later, OFD Car 2332 (A/C Scarduzzio) struck the box, calling for his 10-75 assignment, calling for our FAS Team.
Within minutes, Car 2082 (A/C Mansfield) and Rescue 18 (covering for Engine 119 which is out for repairs) were responding with a full compliment ... (Full Story & Photos)
Photo by JT Camp
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