On August 9th at approximately 6:44pm Perth Fire was dispatched to State Highway 30 for a report of a motor vehicle accident with injuries. Perth 12-5-1, 12-5-2 and 12-1-2 responded to the scene. A patient was of one of the vehicles was complaining of injures and was treated by EMS. Perth units set up traffic control and removed the debris from the roadway. Perth units were clear at 7:08pm with 10 members responding.
61 entries in the Call History
Initially requested at 0128 hours to standby in station while Broadalbin FD was en-route to a possible structure fire. While en-route firefighter on scene confirmed working structure fire. Broadalbin 2-5-1 then requested Perth to the scene with and engine/manpower and a tanker. 12-5-3, 12-1-1 and 12-2-2 responded. 12-1-1's crew and 12-2-2 driver packed up and assisted with extinguishing the fire. 12-2-2 tanker was not needed due to the location of a water source next to the fire. 15 members ...
Requested to respond at 1435 hours for a tanker by Mayfield FD to the scene of a fire at the end of Stewart Rd in the Town of Mayfield. 12-2-2 responded and dumped 3 loads of water. Perth was also requested to cover Broadalbin's district by 18-0-1. 11 members responded, back in service 1702 hours.
Initially dispatched at 1842 hours to standby in station for Broadalbin FD while they were at a structure (chimney) fire. While en-route to standby, 2-5-1 requested an engine and manpower to respond to the scene and assist. 12-5-1, 12-5-2 and 12-1-1 responded, two man crew from 12-1-1 requested to assist in the basement, two more of 12-1-1 crew staged as part of RIT team. Once completed on scene, Broadalbin requested Perth to standby in station till they were back in service. 18 member...
Dispatched at 1756 hours for a possible unattended burn across from the callers residence. 12-5-1 arrived on scene and stated the fire was heading towards the woods. 12-4-1 arrived and its crew started to extinguish the fire with the brush truck and indian tanks. 12-1-1 and 12-2-2 arrived and assisted. Investigation determined possible a passer-byer threw out a cigarette. Used approximately 750 gallons water, burned approximately 4 acres burned. 16 members responded, back in servi...
Requested at 1702 hours by Berkshire FD to close down Cohwy 107 at Cohwy 158 while they were out at an MVA. 12-5-1, 12-5-2 and 12-4-2 responded. 12 members responded, back in service at 1727 hours.
Requested at 0815 hours to standby in station for Broadalbin FD while they were operating at a vehicle fire near a residence. 9 members responded, back in service at 0906 hours.
Requested at 1509 hours to stand by in station for Broadalbin FD while they were out at two separate MVA's, one serious PI. 13 members responded, back in service at 1554 hours.
Requested at 0636 hours to standby in station for Broadalbin FD while they were out at a resident smoke condition. 5 members responded, back in service at 0805 hours.
Dispatched at 1554 hours for an MVA motorcycle/car, victim is lying in the field. Perth 12-5-1, 12-5-2, 12-5-3 and 12-1-2 responded to find multiple police on scene and Gavac. Vehicles and motorcycle off the road, Perth assisted with loading pt onto the stretcher with the use of a backboard and then removed the back board with Gavac. Pt transported to SMH. 11 members responded, back in service at 1615 hours.
Dispatched at 1049 hours for mutual aid structure fire w/ Broadalbin FD, requested for an engine and manpower to the scene. 12-5-3 on scene as staging Officer, 12-1-1 staged and crew was assigned interior attack. Once fire was under control, 12-1-1 was released due to charging issue, crew remained on scene. 12-4-2 was requested to the scene to pick up the crew and equipment eventually. Perth was then released from the scene and remained on standby in station. 19 members responded, back in ...
Requested at 0828 hours by Broadalbin FD to shut down northbound traffic on State Highway 30 at County Highway 107 while they were out at an MVA with a pole and wires down at State Highway 30 and Black street. 4 members responded, back in service at 1131 hours.
Dispatched at 1007 hours for a 2 car MVA, unknown injuries. Perth units arrived to find a two car mva, one car in the snowbank, 2nd car partially in the road. FCSO and Gavac on scene, Gavac cleared no pts. Perth units pushed the 2nd vehicle off the roadway and was cleared by FCSO. 5 members responded, back in service at 1032 hours.
Dispatched at 1358 hours for a one car MVA, car into a tree. Occupant had wrist pain, but refused treatment. 12-5-3 arrived to find the car against the tree, not smoking, single occupant walking around the scene. 12-1-2 and 12-5-1 also responded. Gavac arrived and pt RMA with them. FCSO on scene, units cleared per FCSO. 7 members responded, back in service at 1435 hours.
Dispatched at 1135 hours with Gavac for an MVA with PI. 12-5-1 arrived on scene to find a two car MVA, Gavac had just arrived prior and was assisting the driver of one of the vehicles onto a stretcher. The other driver refused treatment per Gavac. Both vehicles were off the road, one in a driveway and the other in the snow bank, both had minor side damage. Per 12-5-1, units responding to down grade their response. NYSP on scene stated he would handle the tow truck removing the car from the snow ...
Dispatched with automatic mutual aid from Broadalbin FD for a general alarm off at the B/P Middle School. Units arrived on scene and did not hear or see and alarms going off, kids and staff where still entering the school. 12-5-1 was advised by a school custodian that the CO alarm in the boiler room had tripped, but it was reset and isn't going off again. FD entered with gas detectors and found there to be multiple readings of 3 to 9 ppm. The school was advised to have everyone evacuate...
Dispatched at 1735 hours for a 1 car MVA, vehicle was on its side, subject still in the vehicle. Perth units arrived to find a p/u truck on its side with the driver standing outside of it. Occupant denied any injuries, Gavac cancelled. Safety zone set up with one lane traffic. Vehicle removed by JMB towing, once removed, units cleared the scene. FCSO on scene. 13 members responded, back in service at 1818 hours.
Dispatched at 2103 hours for an MVA, 1 car into a tree with airbag deployment, no injuries. 12-5-1 notified dispatch this may be in Broadalbins district. Dispatched called back and stated deputy on scene stated fire could cancel. 12-5-1 advised he would continue to the scene to check location, all other units could remain in station. Location verified which was in Perth's district, car was well off the road into a tree, minor damage. 10 members responded, back in service at 2126 hours.
Dispatched at 0950 hours for a 1 car MVA rollover. Perth 12-1-2 arrived on scene to find the vehicle off the road, no injuries, Gavac had already arrived and cleared the scene. FCSO on scene and advised fire could could clear. 6 members responded, back in service at 1020 hours.
Dispatched at 0444 hours for trees and wires down on Steers Rd in front of 359 Steers Rd. Units arrived to find 2 trees down, one in front of said address and the other one 100' down the road. Downed wires involved in both, road closed by Perth units. National Grid arrived on scene and was able to eventually remove the trees and other crews arrived to replace the downed lines. Perth units were allowed to clear at this point, National Grid stated they would cone the road off as nee...
At 2318 hours Perth units were dispatched to a one car MVA on Sacandaga Rd. Perth Chief 12-5-2 and Engine 12-1-1 arrived to find the vehicle had collided into a telephone pole. Gavac on scene to complete patient care while Perth units secured the vehicle. All units back in service at 2353 hours with 12 members responding.
61 entries in the Call History
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