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Thu. Feb 28th 2019
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Just before 9:00 am Engine 22 was activated to assist 102 (Washington Township) with a garage fire. Units on scene advising working garage fire extending into the house with possible entrapment. Engin...
Fri. Jul 20th 2018
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At 04:26 station 64 (White Valley) was activated to Hills Church Road for a possible electrical fire. The alarm was filled bringing Engine 22. Murrysville Police quick arriving with smoke showing. Chi...
Fri. Oct 20th 2017
At 15:00 hours station 64 was alerted for an odor of something burning in the structure. The 1st alarm assignment was sent. Assistant 64-2 quick arriving with nothing showing from the "A" si...
Sun. Mar 12th 2017
Around 22:36 the alarm was activated to assist Station 59 Slickville for a possible house fire. E22-1 arrived on scene along with units from 59, 30, 90, 64, and sent crews to investigate. After furthe...
Fri. Feb 10th 2017
Around 15:16 the tones went out to assist St30 (Delmont) for a reported bedroom fire in the Borough of Delmont.Engine 22-1 went in route with a crew with Engine 22-2 following not too far behind.The f...
News Headlines
Thu. Mar 7th 2019
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Our station will be holding FI-110 Wildland Fire Observations and Origin Scene Protection for First Responders class. This class is through the DCNR- Pa Bureau of Forestry. Class will be March 27th 20...
Wed. Mar 6th 2019
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Stop in the Italian American Club in Export every Friday during lent and enjoy a delicious meal. Our firefighters will be there to serve you! Come out and support the Export Volunteer Fire Department ...
Fri. Dec 7th 2018
Congratulations to the following members for being elected to the following offices for 2019. We look forward to working with everyone. 2019 Line Officers:Fire Chief- Stephen Opsitnick Jr. ...
Tue. Oct 30th 2018
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Fri. Jul 27th 2018
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Export Food & Music Festival is here again! Come by August 18th from 12-9 for a day full of fun. Music, family fun, and activities for the kids. Stop by and support the fire department!
Call History
Engine1 and Squad Assist with Natural Gas Explosion and Fire
Fri. Apr 29th 2016

The alarm was struck around 08:18 to assist St 90 Forbes Road Fire Department for a reported fire at My Sisters Bistro at the intersection of Sauls Rd and Route 819.

E22-1 went in route with Squad 22 following a little behind.

While in route it was reported by Command 90 of a natural gas explosion with a residence being leveled and other homes and vehicles being damaged along with injuries.

A large amount of acreage was also damaged.

E22-1 would arrive on scene and stage with other departments while the gas company would work on shutting off the gas and extinguishing the fire with assistance by the fire dept.

Crews would assist state police with closing down Route 819 while other crews assisted with putting out the remainder of fire still burning caused by the explosion.

Engine 22-1 would also assist the gas company with other crews blowing off the remainder of gas in the damaged line.

Once the incident was safe Command 90 released all units.

A few units remained on scene.

An Engine from Monroeville 4 Allegheny County was on stand by for Station 22.

 

105 entries in the Call History

105 entries in the Call History


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