Mar
21
2015

Commercial Motor Vehicle Crash on the New Jersey Turnpike

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At 0618, Battalion 92 along with the Westville Fire and EMS and the Woolwich Fire Co were dispatched to the New Jersey Turnpike at the 18.8 mile marker northbound for a overturned tractor trailer crash.  Battalion 9201(Thomas) arrived to find a tractor trailer rig that had struck and then overturned onto the center concrete median
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Mar
18
2015

Resources Sent to 2nd Dwelling Fire In Oak Valley in 15 Minutes

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While the Deptford Fire Department were suppressing a fire on Westminister Avenue, the Communications Center advised Battalion 9201 that they were striking the box for a Dwelling Fire at 363 Rutgers Avenue.  Reports were a dryer fire inside the residence.  FM9 (Burkhardt) ,responding to the Westiminister Avenue job, re-routed to the Rutgers Avenue job and
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Mar
18
2015

Ladder 926 Responds To All Hands Dwelling In Oak Valley

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Battalion 91 along with Station 15-1 and Ladder 926 were dispatched to 430 Westminister Avenue for a structure fire. Reports were a grass fire in the rear yard of the residence had extended to a rear yard shed.  Deputy Chief Radcliff of the Woodbury Hgts FD had arrived on location and confirmed the report.  Battlalion
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Mar
13
2015

Ladder 926 Responds to Woodbury Hgts for All Hands Dwelling Fire

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Task Force 15 ( Woodbury Hgts FD, Wenonah FC, Deptford FD Battalion 1 Woodbury FC) were dispatched to the 300 block of Barlow Avenue for a Dwelling fire. 1502 (Radclilff) arrived on location advising of a 1 1/2 story single family dwelling well involved.  After the initial orders were given to the first responding companies,
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Mar
12
2015

Ladder 926 Responds to Dwelling Fire On Maple Ave In Lake Tract Section of Deptford

Battalion 94 along with Ladder 926 were dispatched to 716 Maple Avenue in the Lake Tract Section of Deptford for a Dwelling fire. Reports were that the house was filling with smoke.  Battalion 9401 (Tull) arrived to find a 1 1/2 story single family dwelling with smoke showing.  The crew from Engine 942 arrived and
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Mar
6
2015

Battalion Two Responds to MVC on the New Jersey Turnpike

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Battalion Two along with Westville Fire and EMS, and the Woolwich Fire Co were dispatched the New Jersey Turnpike at the 15.7 milemarker south bound for a motor vehicle crash. Crews arrived on location to find a large pick up truck pulling a box trailer off the roadway.  EMS assessed finding one injury.  The crew
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Feb
23
2015

Ladder 926 Responds As Part of Task Force to Camden County

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The Pennsauken Fire Department along with numerous other surrounding fire departments were fighting a Tractor Trailer Tanker fire on Route 90 in Pennsauken which taxed alot of fire resources in Camden County.  Gloucester County sent a Firefighting task force consisting of Ladder 926, Engines 2613, 2831 and Rescue 2218 along with Chiefs 2600 and 700
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Feb
22
2015

Cold Weather Wrecking Havoc on Sprinkler Systems in Industrial Area

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Battalion Two was dispatched to the I295 Industrial Park at 1000 Delsea Drive Building G for a a Service Assignment.  Battalion 9201 arrived find water flowing from all doors and overhead door from the business in Building G.  Sprinkler pipes had frozen and broke in several spots on the ceiling.  Engine 921 arrived and its
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Feb
22
2015

Thank You To All That Voted In Fire District Election

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 The Tacoma Fire Company wishes to express our sincere thank you to all who came out today and voted in the Deptford Fire District Election. The 2015 Budget was approved and Commissioners Ray MacKay and Robert Sheairs were re-elected. Thank you again.
Feb
15
2015

Fire District Election on Saturday February 21st

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Sunday, February 15, 2015 The Deptford Fire District will holding their annual elections for the 2015 Budget and the election of two Fire Commissioners. Please come out and support Deptford Fire Department by voting YES to the fire budget and electing two commissioner. Voting Locations are as follows: Union Fire Company: 2401 Good Intent Rd.
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