Eddystone Fire Company No. 1

1st Due Box


Monday, February 6, 2017 At 1406hrs Monday 06 February 2017 company dispatched to 1 Saville Avenue (Penn Terminals Marine Shipping/Receiving docks) warehouse 1 for smoke in the building.

E12-1 under command of 12-9 (Walsh) made the response. While in route fireboard notified a chemical fire w/injury.
On arrivel warehouse had a moderate smoke condition inside. Cause of the fire was inadvertent mixing of two chemical agents. Fire was extinguished by the warehouse sprinkler system. 
Ladder 48 (Tinicum Twp) assisted at the scene while other responding apparatus staged at 2nd and Saville Avenue.  
1 Pt suffered chemical burns from the incident. Pt was treated on scene and transported to hosp. by 67-7/M102 for further treatment.

Crews from E12-1 and Ladder 48 secured the incident, additional companies were made available.

Incident brought under control, units cleared.

Responding Companies 
48 (Tinicum Twp)
07 (Ridley Park)
08 (Prospect Park)
67 (Woodlyn)
62 (SM Vauclain)
102 & 100 (CCMC Medics)