January 3, 2012 – At 07:32 Station 1 was dispatched for Rescue 726 to respond to the area of 142 Pottsville Street, for a motor vehicle accident with entrapment. Fire personnel arrived on scene and found a vehicle had sheared a utility pole and struck a structure with 1 patient. Crews assisted Fire District 41 (Cressona) with patient removal from the vehicle. Rescue 726 was then released to assist Stations 2 & 4 with setting up a landing zone for incoming Medevac 7.
January 3, 2012 – MVA w/Entrapment (Pottsville Street, Cressona)
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.