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CAMDEN & PHILADELPHIA BUFF TRIP

Philadelphia, Pa-- Spent afternoon and good part of the night in philly. Stopped by Squad 72 above and Engine 7 Ladder 10 Battalion 10. Special thanks to Squad 72 for their hospitality.Northeast Bravest PhotosCamden, NJ-- Buffed Camden most of the day taken in one wreck above. Special thanks to Engine 9 Tower 3 for their hospitality.Northeast Bravest Photos

BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP DWELLING FIRE

Bethlehem Township, Pa-- Companies working on an attic fire in the 3100 block of Applewood Drive. Arriving firefighters found heavy smoke pushing from the attic, crews pulled the 2.5 knocking the bulk down within a couple minutes of arrival. Call was held to the first due with the RIT from West Easton, Palmer and Freemansburg held the covers.Noertheast Bravest Photos

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP RPM SCRAP YARD FIRE

Plainfield Township, Pa-- Firefighters working at a multi-vehicle fire this afternoon at RPM Recycling located off RT 512 near Wind Gap. Video below is the fire from 2008 where multiple companies assisted extinguishing the last fire.Northeast Bravest Photos

FORKS RESCUES ONE FROM VEHICLE

Forks Township, Pa-- Fire and EMS extricated one after a vehicle was struck in the drivers door. Firefighters from Forks Township removed the drivers door on the blue suv rescuing one elderly female. Suburban EMS transported her with injuries unknown at this time.Northeast Bravest Photos

MULTIPLE COMPANIES BATTLE MOUNTAIN FIRE

Lower Saucon,PA-- More than 100 firefighters battled a brush fire this afternoon on the Bethlehem and Lower Saucon Township border after an electrical transmission line broke and started the hillside on fire.Companies on Scene: City of Bethlehem, Steel City, Freemansburg, Bethlehem Township, Se-Wy-Co, Southeastern, Leithsville, Nancy Run and Upper Saucon Township EMS: Bethlehem Township, City of Bethlehem Bethlehem, DeweyNortheast Bravest Photos 

NEWARK FIRE DEPARTMENT

Newark,NJ-- Lehigh Valley's Bravest and The Northern New Jersey Fire Buff Consortium meet up in Newark Saturday afternoon and spent the day/night buffing the city. The group caught a couple mva's but no work. Special thanks to the Brothers at N.F.D for their hospitality.Northeast Bravest Photos

EASTON FERRY STREET GARAGE FIRE

Easton, Pa--Companies working at a garage fire in the 1100 block of Ferry Street. The rear of the garage was well involved on arrival which reportedly kept the mechanics supplies. High winds fueld the fire but firefighters managed to have the fire under control in about 20 minutes of arrival.Units on Scene: Easton Fire, EMS, Police, Wilson Borough FireNortheast Bravest Photos 

LOWER SAUCON RT 78 BRUSH FIRE

Lower Saucon, Pa-- Companies working on a 1st alarm brush fire this afternoon on RT 78 at Hickory Hill Rd.Northeast Bravest Photos

NORTH WHITEHALL BARN FIRE

North Whitehall, Pa-- Companies working at a 3rd alarm barn fire in the area of Neffs Laury's Road and Old Post Road. Radio reports there were animals inside the barn when the fire broke out, but all of them were able to escape.Northeast Bravest Photos

ALLENTOWN ALLIED BUILDING PRODUCTS FIRE

Allentown, Pa-- Companies working at Allied Building Products in the 1800 block of Vultee Street after radio reports possibly someone had started the pile of shingles on fire. Crews had the fire knocked down rather quickly and used a forklift on-site to remove the shingles and fully extinguish them.Northeast Bravest Photos

PALMER TOWNSHIP NORTHWOOD AVE MVA

Palmer Township, Pa-- Companies working the 2 vehicle mva on Northwood Ave near Stokes Electrical Supply. Radio reports two people were injured with class 1 and 2 injuries and transported as trauma alerts.Northeast Bravest Photos 

NEW YORK CITY BUFF TRIP

NYFD-- Northeast Bravest and The Northern New Jersey Fire Buff Consortium meet up in Brooklyn Saturday afternoon and spent the day at various companies. The group caught the end of a job in the Bronx before we left. Special thanks to the Brothers at NYFD for their hospitality.Northeast Bravest Photos