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NewsWednesday, December 12, 2018

For the week of November 19th through November 25th, the all-volunteer Yardley Makefield Fire Company responded to 21 calls.

November 19 — Dispatched for five calls. The first call was for a dwelling fire at a home on Jenny Drive, in the Ashley Estates development. The second call was for an auto extrication on Taylorsville Road, at the exit ramp of Interstate 295. The third call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on South Ridge Circle, in the Hidden Oaks development. The fourth call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Knox Court, in the Yardley Hunt development. The fifth call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Country Hills Road, in the Woodlands development.

November 20 — Dispatched for four calls. The first call was for an activated carbon monoxide alarm at a home on South Kimbles Road, in the Farmview development. The second call was for a mutual aid assist to Falls (Station 30), for Ladder 80 to respond for a school fire at Calvary Child Care, on Lincoln Highway. The third call was for an activated carbon monoxide alarm at a home on North Main Street, near Irving Street. The fourth call was for an activated fire alarm at the Giant Food Store, in the Lower Makefield Shopping Center on Stony Hill Road.

November 22 — Dispatched for two calls. The first call was for a mutual aid assist to Morrisville (Station 98), for Ladder 0 to respond for an apartment fire at Colonial Gardens, on Plaza Boulevard. The second call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Big Oak Road, near Esther Lane.

November 23 — Dispatched for two calls. The first call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Silverwood Drive, in the Dolington Estates development. The second call was for a dwelling fire at a home on Palmer Farm Drive, in the Palmer Farm development.

November 24 — Dispatched for five calls. The first call was for a dwelling fire at a home on Brookhaven Drive, in the Makefield Glen development. The second call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Silo Road, in the Mirror Lake development. The third call was for a mutual aid assist to Mercer County Station 22 (Lawrence Road Fire Company), for Ladder 0 to respond and cover their district while all their units were tied up at a house fire. The fourth call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Heritage Oak Drive, in the Heritage Oak development. The fifth call was for a mutual aid assist to Morrisville (Station 98), for Ladder 0 to respond for a dwelling fire on Robertson Avenue.

November 25 — Dispatched for three calls. The first call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on West College Avenue, near Fairway Drive. The second call was for a special assignment to assist the squad with a patient on University Drive, in the Sandy Run development. The third call was for an activated fire alarm at a home on Cinnabar Lane, in the Meadow Brook development.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Year to date, the all-volunteer Yardley Makefield Fire Company responded to 577 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.