Lower Swatara Fire Department


Previous Years Call Totals
2006 589
2007 593
2008 522
2009 560
2010 565
2011 813
2012 538
2013 520
2014 557
2015 629

2016 Incidents
Jan 56
Feb 47
Mar 38
Apr 33
May 24
Jun 64
Jul 37
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 299

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Lower Swatara Fire Department

Lower Swatara Fire Department

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Department Responds to Accident with Rollover

Captain Daniel Phillips, July 28

On the evening of 7/28, Company 59 was dispatched to a reported motor vehicle accident with entrapment in the eastbound lanes of PA 283 in the area of the Star Barn. Upon arrival, crews found one vehicle overturned and down the embankment. Upon investigating, crews identified that the vehicle had one occupant who was not trapped, but having great difficulty breathing. The crew from Rescue 59 stabilized ... (Full Story & Photos)

Passing of Life Member Edward Craig

Lieutenant Kevin Zimmerman, July 27

It is with the heaviest heart that the Lower Swatara Fire Department announces the passing of Life Member Edward Craig. Ed served the department and the residents of Lower Swatara Twp for many years as a Fire Police Officer. Ed was know by many of the older members as "fast Eddy". Although unable to be as active as he would have liked in recent years, Ed remained a Life Member of the Department and ... (Full Story & Photos)

Boat Training with Co. 88

Captain Daniel Phillips, July 25

This evening, crews from Company 59 got together with crews from Company 88 and held a joint training exercise on water rescue. Crews practiced up-righting an overturned vessel and throwing rope bags to floating, conscious victims in order to bring them to shore without entering the water. The members of Company 59 would like to thank Company 88 for joining us for our weekly training session and ... (Full Story & Photos)

Join The Lower Swatara Fire Department Live-in Program

Lieutenant Kevin Zimmerman, July 23

The Lower Swatara Fire Department live-in recruitment is on going. We received and interviewed 2 applicants this past week and we are looking to recruit more! The department has male and female live-in accommodations. This is a great opportunity for college students due to the the easy access to many area colleges including HACC and Penn State Harrisburg campus, which is in Lower Swatara Township. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Lower Swatara Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary Craft and Vendor Show

Lieutenant Kevin Zimmerman, July 23

The Lower Swatara Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will be holding a Craft and Vendor Show Saturday October 15, 2016 from 8am to 1pm. If you are interested in shopping or a vendor wanting to rent a table, please see the attached flyer for additional information.... (Full Story & Photos)


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1350 Fulling Mill Road
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