February 12 — Dispatched for “fumes inside the dwelling” at a home on Margery Road, near Michael Road.
February 13 — Dispatched for two calls. The first call was for an activated fire alarm at the Vault Brewing Company, on South Main Street. The second call was for a car fire on Interstate 95, just south of the Yardley Newtown exit.
February 14 — Dispatched for an activated water flow alarm at a home on Regency Boulevard, in the Regency development.
February 16 — Dispatched for three calls. The first call was for a fuel spill on North Main Street, where a trash truck leaked fuel by the Grist Mill and went into the Delaware Canal. The result was a HazMat incident that brought in many local agencies along with the Bucks County HazMat team and a clean-up crew from Bethlehem. The second call was for a mutual aid assist to Morrisville (Station 98), for Ladder 0 to respond for a dwelling fire on Harrison Avenue, near South Pennsylvania Avenue. The third call was for “fumes” in the area of Creamery Road and Yardley Newtown Road.
Year to date, the all-volunteer Yardley Makefield Fire Company responded to 74 calls. For more information and pictures about the fire company, please go to www.yardleymakefieldfire.com . New members are always welcomed. No experience necessary. We will train you.