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Just after 2am, the 1st alarm assignment was transmitted for reports of a house on fire in the 600 Block of Industry Road. Units arrived to find a dwelling well involved. Units remained on scene...
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Just after 3am, #ETFD units were alerted to the 1000 block of East Smithfield Street in the Boston section of the township for reports of a garbage truck on fire. Upon arrival, units found a lar...
Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
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Just after 10:30 last night, Rescue 4 and Rescue 7 assisted Versailles Volunteer Fire Company with a vehicle crash involving a utility pole on Walnut Street. Units cleared within the hour.
Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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140 Engine 3 responded to Gratztown , Sewickley Township tonight for a fully involved trailer fire. Sutersville Engine 11 crew was first to arrive and deployed three hand lines and began fire suppres...
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New Fireworks Laws for PA
Friday, June 8th, 2018

With the upcoming festivities for this summer, we’d like to share the new fireworks law for Pennsylvania. As you can see, they cannot be discharged within 150 feet of an occupied structure. Please be careful this year and mindful of where you’re discharging fireworks.

New Fireworks Laws for PA
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Sunday, July 28th, 2019
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Please welcome the new 140 Squad. Its a 2019 Ford F-150. This vehicle is replacing an aging 1993 Ford F-350. It will carry an AED, House Medical Bag, Traffic Cones and Road Closed signs. This vehicle will also be used to carry additional manpower to scenes and bring back dirty equipment after calls ...
Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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At the Greenock Station, we're having our annual Friday Fish Fry!!! Doors open 4pm to 7pm. Every Friday during Lent, March 8, 2019 to April 19, 2019. Call 412-751-7655 for Take Out orders.
Friday, February 15th, 2019
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Annual Sunday Breakfast Beginning Sunday January 13, 2019 and running every Sunday until Palm Sunday April 14, 2019. Breakfast will be from 8:00am to 12:00 noon at the Blythedale Station. Eat In or Take Out Available.
Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Dancing Queen February 16, 2019 at Boston Spectrum 6pm. Call 412-751-7655 for tickets!
Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Gun Bash XXIII Winning Numbers
Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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Tonight your Volunteers practiced using our “Jaws of Life” tools. The ETFD carries both hydraulic and battery operated tools. The firemen got to play a “game” of Jenga with the tools giving them practice handling the tools and getting used to their pros and cons.
Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
A message from West Penn Power:On January 9, 2019 there will be a planned power outage to upgrade facilities. The outage will affect 18 customers in the vicin...ity of Bell St and Duncan St in Buena Vista, PA.
Tuesday, January 1st, 2019
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Your Volunteers are starting early this year! This morning we’re assisting Team Brunazzi Events, LLC with their New Years Day 5k Race on the Mon/Yough Trail in Elizabeth Township. 140 QRS is on scene providing medical coverage for all the runners today.
Tuesday, January 1st, 2019
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The ETFD has ended the year with 371 calls for service. Thank you to each of our Volunteers for everything you do, we couldn’t be where we are without you
Friday, December 14th, 2018
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One of the ways ETFD prides itself in helping the community is improving how we can respond to neighborhood needs. We realized that our fast response time is not restricted to using our firefighting skills helping in fires or vehicle incidents - we also handle medical calls.
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It’s important to remember the meaning of community extends to others in need, even across seas. When we have the ability to help, the ETFD answers the call. In previous years, our department has purchased new gear and equipment to serve Elizabeth TWP residents and businesses.
Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Thank you to Dollar General in Elizabeth Township for the donation of water. The water will be put to good use on these hot summer days!
Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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Tonight your Volunteers participated in training on our new Dräger SCBA’s. This training provided our firefighters with the knowledge of how to use these life saving tools. These expensive pieces of equipment were purchased with the help of a Regional FEMA grant.
Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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Tonight your Volunteers participated in a Well Site Emergency Class sponsored by Huntley & Huntley Energy Exploration and hosted by Blaine Hill VFC. We learned how to manage an emergency situation on a well site and became better trained to handle these emergencies.
Friday, June 8th, 2018
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With the upcoming festivities for this summer, we’d like to share the new fireworks law for Pennsylvania. As you can see, they cannot be discharged within 150 feet of an occupied structure. Please be careful this year and mindful of where you’re discharging fireworks.
Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Last night your volunteers visited the Monroeville Public Safety Center to practice our Hose Advancement and Ladder skills. Crews were able to flow water and pull hose through the building. We learned a lot and Everyone went home safe! Thank you Asst Chief Bill Furst and Captain Jason Greenawald for...
Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Today your volunteer firefighters assisted The Boston Waterfront with cleanup efforts after the latest flooding. We’re hoping they’re able to open for summer for their fun nights of community entertainment.
Sunday, January 7th, 2018
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Elizabeth Township Fire Departments along with the Elizabeth Township Sportsman’s Association present the Gun Bash XXII. Doors open at 2pm, Woody’s catered buffet 3pm to 7pm. Prize drawing every twenty minutes with two numbers on each ticket.
Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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This morning, our firefighters hung our new Fire Hose American Flag, which was made of old fire hose by two of our own firemen. The flag is approximately 6ft by 4ft and weighs about 100lbs with the frame.
Sunday, July 16th, 2017
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On Sunday night the members of the department had a training night. Crews went over our new "quick attack blitz gun" as well as various hose loads, hitting a hydrant, and driver operator training.
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