December 31, 2009- At 07:32 Schuylkill Haven stations 1 & 2 were dispatched to the intersection of Dock Street and Center Ave, Schuylkill Haven Boro, for a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries. Duty Chief 722 (Sattizahn) arrived on scene to find a 2 car crash with a minor injury and no fluids or debris down on the roadway. Rescue 727 and Engine 733 remained on scene to assist with directing traffic until the towing company arrived to remove the vehicles. Time out was about 20 minutes.
December 31, 2009- MVA at Dock and Center
Welcome to the Schuylkill Haven Fire Department
Schuylkill Haven is located in the southern tier of Schuylkill County. As a department Schuylkill Haven Fire covers an area of roughly twenty-five square miles and a population of around 6,200 residents. The Schuylkill Haven Fire Department is composed of three companies; Rainbow Hose Station 1, Schuylkill Hose Station 2, Liberty Fire Station 4. SHFD currently has three borough chiefs, each representing their respective companies; Borough Chief-Glenn Sattizahn, First Assistant-Mike Donatti, Second Assistant-Andy Motko. At this time as a department we run 4 Engines, 1 Ladder, 1 Light Rescue, 1 Utility Squad, 1 Tanker, 2 Squads, and 3 Inflatable Water Rescue Boats and 1 Aluminum Flat-bottom boat with side scan sonar.