April 27, 2010- At 18:06 stations 1 & 2 were dispatched to the area of 1 West Second Mountain Road, North Manheim Twp, for a motor vehicle accident with injuries. However, as Chief 720, Rescue 727 and Engine 733 went responding, SCCC advised them that the vehicle had possible fled the scene. Chief Peel had the incoming units come in under caution until he investigated the situation. As he arrived, he confirmed that the car was AWOL, and he placed himself and all Schuylkill Haven units available.
April 27, 2010- MVA on Second Mountain Road
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.