WELCOME TO THE HUMANE FIRE COMPANY #1
WE ARE LOCATED IN THE BOROUGH OF MAHANOY CITY, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY PA. WE ARE ONE OF FIVE STATIONS WITHIN THE MAHANOY CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT. FOUNDED MAY 10, 1867 BY THE IRISH COMMUNITY, WE ARE MAHANOY CITY'S FIRST FIRE COMPANY.OUR STATION IS DESIGNATED AS STATION 451 OPERATING AN ENGINE AND A SQUAD. WE PROVIDE FIRE PROTECTION TO THE RESIDENTS OF MAHANOY CITY, AND MAHANOY TOWNSHIP.ENGINE 451 IS DUE FOR R.I.T. ON ALL RESIDENTIAL STRUCTURE FIRES
At 17:10 Hours the Mahanoy City Fire Department was dispatched to 411 West Market Street in the Borough for a reported structure fire. Police arrived on scene and advised of a working fire in the second floor of the residence. Engines 451 and 465 arrived at the same time and made an interior attack on the fire. The fire was brought under control within 15 minutes. Engine 451 responded with 5 and had 13 personnell on scene. Crews had 2 lines in service and remained on fire watch until 20:03 hours.
At 1:07 p.m. The Mahanoy City Fire Department Rapid Intervention Team was requested to respond to 283 Deep Hole Road, Luzerne County for a structure fire. Units were cancelled while enroute.
At 1:44 a.m. The Mahanoy City Fire Department Rapid Entervention Team responded to 34 North Lehigh Ave in Frackville Borough for a structure fire.
At 13:12 hours Engines 451, 465 and T/L 456 were dispatched to 10 West Center Street for an automatic fire alarm. Units were cancelled prior to responding.
At 9:42 a.m. Engines 451, 465, T/L 456 and Tanker 461 were dispatched to 59 High Road in Mahanoy Twp. for a reported structure fire. Units arrived to find an oil burner malfunction with a smoke condition in the basement. Engine crew performed air monitoring.
At 13:02 hours the Mahanoy City Fire Department was dispatched to 739 East Pine Street for a reported structure fire. Units arrived to find a resident starting a wood stove.
Mahanoy City Fire R.I.T. on stand-by in station for a possible response to McAdoo borough.