Lake Harmony Fire Company
 
 
 
 

SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH WITH INJURY

Sunday, January 11, 2015 18:32  Stations 16, 17, 18, LHRS, and Lehighton ALS were dispatched to a single vehicle crash at 138 Moseywood Rd. in Split Rock. Rescue 17 arrived to find one vehicle into a tree. EMS treated one patient. Crews secured the vehicle and directed traffic. All units were released by Kidder PD. Units were on scene for about an hour.


     



 

SINGLE VEHICLE ROLLOVER

Wednesday, January 7, 2015   Stations 16, 17,18, and Lake Harmony Ambulance were dispatched at 13:56 hours for a single vehicle crash with injuries on Route 534 in Hickory Run State Park. Rescue 17 arrived with one car on its roof. Crews assisted with patient removal and secured the vehicle. Rescue 17 was released upon arrival of station 16 units.

     



 

REPORTED STRUCTURE FIRE IN HOLIDAY POCONO DEVELOPMENT

Wednesday, January 7, 2015  Stations 16, 17, 18, 12 and LHRS were dispatched at 19:43 hours for a reported structure fire in Holiday Pocono in Albrightsville. 1652 and Ladder 17 arrived to find an active chimney fire in the residence. Crews threw a ground ladder to the roof and began disassembling the chimney cap, while interior crews emptied the wood burning stove. A chain was run down the flu. Crews used the TIC and 4 gas meter to check for extension and hazards. Units from Kidder and Tanker 17 were standing by at the fill site if needed.

     



 

MED-E-VAC LANDING FOR INJURED SKIER

Wednesday, January 7, 2015   Station 17 was dispatched at 12:25 hours to establish a landing zone at Harmony Beverage for an incoming medical aircraft. Med-E-Vac was requested to transport a skier from Jack Frost Ski Slope who was injured while on the slopes. The helicopter crew contacted chief 17 and advised him that they would need to complete a quick pick up of the patient due to an incoming snow squall. Engine 17 was available after lift off.

     



 

HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE AT STATION 17

Saturday, December 20, 2014   Saturday, December 20th, Lake Harmony Volunteer Fire Co. held a Holiday Open House for the community. Neighbors were greeted outside by lighted figurines
of Santa and his reindeer, a train, waving Santa, welcome sign wreath, and
lighted mint candies along the walkway. Inside was decorated with many
interesting figurines, a lighted Christmas tree trimmed in fire fighting
themed ornaments. Under this tree was a pair of empty fireman boots,
representing the theme for the PA State Firemen's Convention of "Who will
fill these boots?" On a platform were many vignettes of Christmas, a Santa
train with elves, sound and lights, a Nativity Scene, Scottish Santa Claus,
lighted houses, a Santa's workshop doll-house like structure with player
piano rolls which played various Christmas tunes and a small Christmas tree
surrounded by Santa on a ski slope. Just inside the door was was lighted
menorah and dreidels with instructions on playing and mints to use as coins.
Santa made an appearance and was seated by another Christmas tree which was
set up for picture taking. Among the other decorations were candles,
wreaths, ribbon, snowmen door greeters and toy soldiers. The evening was
topped off with a buffet of sausage, peppers, onions, hot dogs, potato
salad, cheese tray, mini quiches, deli slices, fresh popcorn, punch, hot
chocolate and various cookies. Christmas music was heard softly in the
background as everyone shared Merry Christmas, Happy Chanukah, and Happy New
Year wishes. The meeting room was filled with the spirit of the Holidays as
well as many of Lake Harmony's residents.

     



 

SANTA VISITS HOMES IN LAKE HARMONY

Friday, December 19, 2014   The Lake Harmony Fire Company helped Santa deliver gifts to homes in Lake Harmony on Friday night.

     



 

SANTA ARRIVES IN LAKE HARMONY

Saturday, December 13, 2014   SANTA ARRIVES BY FIRE TRUCK, 4PM

Santa arrived at Nick's Lake House Saturday afternoon escorted by Lake Harmony Fire Fighters.  Refreshments and crafts were provided.

CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING AND BON FIRE (approximately 5pm)

Immediately following Santa's visit, the Christmas tree in Nick's side Parking Lot, (near the arch to the back deck) will be lit, followed by the annual bon fire, across Lake Drive in the back parking lot.  Dress warm - lighting and bon fire are outside!

     



 

TRACTOR TRAILER JACK KNIFES ON THE INTERSTATE DURING SNOW STORM

Thursday, December 11, 2014   Stations 16, 17,18, and Lake Harmony Ambulance were dispatched to a reported tractor trailer crash on Interstate 80 at the 277 East mile marker at 02:18 hours. Due to the extreme weather, response times were longer than normal. Kidder Squad 18 arrived on scene right before Rescue 17. The truck was blocking both lanes of traffic and had fluids down upon arrival. Crews set up lighting and assisted with traffic control and secured the hazards on the truck. Kidder Squad 18 was then released. Rescue 17 remained on scene for another hour.


     



 

HAVE SANTA VISIT YOUR HOME THIS YEAR!

Monday, November 24, 2014   The Lake Harmony Fire Company will bring Santa Claus to your home in order to present a toy to your child this holiday season.

If you have a child 12 years of age or younger living in the Lake Harmony Fire Company coverage area; which includes Blue Heron, Midlakes, Laurelwoods, Ridgewood, Lake Harmony Estates, Split Rock, and Snow Ridge Village; the firemen will bring Santa, via fire truck, to your home with an individual gift.

In order to participate in this program, you need to do the following:

     1  Have a child 12 years of age or younger living in the LHVFC coverage area.

     2  Purchase the gift to be delivered.

     3  Wrap the gift with the recipient's name and address on the gift.

     4  Call Chief Ralph Lennon at 570-722-8248 on or before December 13, 2014.

     5  Deliver gift to the fire house on or before December 15, 2014.

Santa will visit your home between December 8th and December 22nd as per an individual prearranged date and time.

There is no charge for the visit, however, donations to the fire company will be accepted.

   


 

HALLOWEEN AT STATION 17

Friday, October 31, 2014   The first annual Halloween celebration took place Friday night at the firehouse. Trick -or-Treaters arrived at the firehouse after all of their neighborhood stops for food, candy and fun. Thanks to all who set this up, it was a great time for all of the kids of Lake Harmony.

     



 
 
 

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