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.
On August 18th, 2015 Acme Hose Company along with Suburban EMS were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of S Courtland St and Washington St, in East Stroudsburg Borough. Crews from Acme Hose extricated an entrapped female from the car and assisted EMS with patient care. Stroud Regional Police were also on scene for traffic control and Monroe County Control Center handled communications.
On August 14th, 2015 Acme Hose Company No. 1, along with Stroudsburg Fire, Pocono Township RIT, and Suburban EMS were dispatched to a dwelling fire on Braeside Ave in East Stroudsburg. All residents were able to exit the dwelling without issue. There was one firefighter transported to a local hospital for an unreported injury. Despite low man power from all departments crews were able to battle the blaze and get it under control quickly. Acme Hose would like readers to take note that the residents were awoken by their smoke detectors, just another reminder that properly installed smoke detectors save lives.
On August 10th, 2015 Acme Hose Company Number 1 along with Stroudsburg Fire Department and Suburban EMS responded to a structure fire on Greentree Dr in East Stroudsburg. Crews from Acme Hose quickly extinguished the fire and Stroudsburg Fire helped with ventilation. There were no reported injuries.
On July 14th, 2015 Acme Hose Company No. 1, along with Stroud Township Fire Department, paid tribute to friend of the company and the community, Denny Deardorff. Denny passed away after a battle with cancer and will always be remembered by those who knew him. Denny was the owner of Rudy’s Tavern in East Stroudsburg. Through the tavern Denny held many fundraisers for the fire company and supported youth athletics for many years. We will miss you Denny!
On July 5th, 2015 Acme Hose Company No. 1 provided mutual aid to Stroudsburg Fire Department on a working structure fire on Main St. in Stroudsburg. When arriving on scene the crew from Tower 21 assisted in salvage and ventilation of the building. No injuries were reported. Suburban EMS was on scene to provide medical aid if needed.
On May 22nd, 2015 Acme Hose Co. 1 provided mutual aide to Stroudsburg Fire Department on a structure fire on Main St. Tower 21 arrived on scene and a crew proceeded to the roof to assist crews there with work already underway. Suburban EMS was on scene for any medical needs, SARPD assisted with traffic control, and Monroe County Control Center handled communications.
On May 21st, 2015 Acme hose Co. 1 was dispatched to a car fire in East Stroudsburg. Chief Wallie, 2nd Asst. Chief Totero and Engine 21 arrived on scene and with the help of members of the Stroudsburg Fire Department extinguished the blaze. Suburban EMS was onscene to provide medical help if needed. No injuries were reported.
On May 17th, 2015 Acme Hose Co. 1 responded to a reported oven fire. After arriving on scene Asst. Chief Miller and 2nd Asst. Chief Totero discovered the residence only in need of ventilation, which Engine 21 provided when they arrived on scene. There were no reported injuries. Suburban EMS responded as well to provide medical care should it have been required.