August 21, 2016

On Sunday, August 21, 2016, Acme Hose Co. No. 1 was dispatched to assist Stroudsburg Fire Department with a working structure fire with entrapment.  All occupants made it out with minor injuries.  Unfortunately, a few pet cats & an dog did not make it.  The fire was knocked down in a short time with extensive mop-up operations.  Stroud Township Fire Department, (St. 37 for manpower & equipment), Pocono Township Fire Department (St. 34 for RIT), Suburban EMS, Salvation Army & Stroud Area Regional Police Department also assisted at the scene.

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Airbag Demo With MES August 8, 2016

On Monday, August 8, 2016, John Sileski & Tom Costello from MES held an airbag demonstration during our drill night.  We got to play & even learned a couple of things about the use of airbags & the different types out there.  These two … [Continue reading]

July 27, 2016 Diesel Fuel Spill

On July 27, 2016 at 9:00 AM, Acme Hose Co. No. 1 was dispatched to Mountain Fuels on King Street for a reported Diesel Fuel Spill.  Upon arrival, it was found that approximately 50 gallons of diesel fuel was on the ground from an unknown source.  … [Continue reading]

Extrication Drill July 11, 2016

On July 11, 2016, Acme Hose Co. No. 1 held an extrication drill for the members of the department. … [Continue reading]

July 12, 2016

On July 12, 2016, Acme Hose Co. No. 1 responded to a report of a car fire on Victoria Heights Road.  Upon approach, heavy black smoke could be seen form a ways out.  When the department arrived, they found one car fully involved with explosions from … [Continue reading]

June 18, 2016

On June 18, 2016 Acme Hose Co. No. 1 got dispatched for a dog stuck in a hole. Upon arrival, it was found that the dog chased a groundhog into it's hole & got stuck in one of the tunnels. We could hear the dog barking in the tunnel but could not … [Continue reading]

May 2, 2016

On May 2, 2016, around 11:00 PM, St. 21 was dispatched to a working dwelling fire on Ransberry Ave.  Upon arrival, the second floor of the house was well off.  Stroudsburg Fire Department (St. 38) was called to assist & Pocono Township Fire … [Continue reading]

March 7, 2016

On March 7, 2016 Acme Hose Co. No 1 was dispatched to a motor vehicle crash involving a tractor trailer & car on Interstate 80 Eastbound with entrapment & possible Haz Mat.  Upon arrival, it was seen that the tractor trailer was overturned … [Continue reading]

March 1, 2016

On March 1, 2016, Acme Hose Co. No. 1 Was dispatched to multiple small brush fires along Lackawanna Ave.  These were quickly extinguished by Assistant Chief Bill Miller II (who called these in to Control Center), Engine 21-3 driven by Assistant Chief … [Continue reading]

November 30, 2015

Around 1:45PM on November 30, 2015, Acme Hose Co. No. 1 was dispatched to a working structure fire at a laundromat on N. Cortland St.  Upon arrival, moderate smoke was visible coming from the front door with some flames visible inside the business.  … [Continue reading]

First Responder 5K Photos

Acme Hose Company would like to thank all those who came out in support of the First Responder 5K. We would also like to thank Officer Ken Palmer from Stroud area Regional police for Climbing into the bucket and taking these wonderful photographs. … [Continue reading]