Yardley-Makefield Fire Co
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NewsTuesday, September 25, 2018

For the week of March 5th through March 11th the all-volunteer Yardley Makefield Fire Company responded to 35 calls.

March 5 — Dispatched for a mutual aid assist to Morrisville (Station 98), for Ladder 0 to respond for an extinguished building fire at the Colonial Gardens apartments, on Plaza Boulevard.

March 6 — Dispatched for an activated fire alarm at Spring Village Nursing Home, on Township Line Road.

March 7 — Dispatched for fourteen calls during a snow storm. The fire company responded for a standby at the scene of an accident on Interstate 95,  a working fire in Morrisville on Rosemar Drive, a mutual aid assist to Falls for burning wires inside a home on Hedgerow Drive, an auto extrication on River Road, a truck fire on Milton Drive, burning electrical wires inside a home on Riverdale Road, Ramsey Road, an activated fire alarm on West College Avenue, Heritage Oak Drive, burning electrical wires on a pole on Big Oak Road, Makefield Road, Dolington Road, a carbon monoxide alarm on Lexington Road, and a snow blower fire on Silverwood Drive.

March 8 — Dispatched for fifteen calls the day after the snowstorm. The fire company responded to carbon monoxide alarm on Harvey Avenue, Robins Court, fire alarms on Bayberry Lane, South Main Street, and Oxford Valley Road, burning electrical wire inside the home on Effingham Road, burning electrical wires on a pole on Makefield Road, Bedford Place, Edgewood Road, and Patrick Lane, special assignments to assist the squad on West Afton Avenue, and Piper Lane, a dwelling fire on Brookhaven Drive, mutual aid assists to Morrisville for a dwelling fire on Delaware Avenue, and to Falls for burning electrical wires inside a home on Share Drive.

March 9 — Dispatched for two calls. The first call was for a mutual aid assist to Pennington Road Fire Company (Mercer County Station 30), for Ladder 80 to respond and cover their district. The second call was for an activated fire alarm at the Church of Latter Day Saints, on Pine Grove Road.

March 10 — Dispatched for two calls. The first call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Milton Drive, in the Wynnewood development. The second call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Knox Court, in the Yardley Hunt development.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Year to date, the all-volunteer Yardley Makefield Fire Company responded to 160 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.