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Northampton County, Pa-- One person was killed when a dump truck crashed through the Leithsville Volunteer Fire Company and burst into flames. The station located at 1995 Leithsville Road in Hellertown, Pa was fully involved on arrival consuming everything in the building including the fire apparatus.The fire went to 3 alarms bringing in help from Lehigh, Bucks and Montgomery County,Pa. Companies went into defensive operations on arrival with ladder pipes, ground monitors and large lines. Tenders arrived from all 4 counties filling multiple port-a tanks at the scene and assisting with nursing operations behind the fire building.Heavy equipment arrived and started to pull the rear of the building apart so firefighters could gain access to the remaining fire. Departments had the fire under-control roughly 2 hours in and and remained on-scene overnight with extensive overhaul.Northeast Bravest Photos, Fire Co Facebook Page, Fire Co Website, Express-Times News Article
Readington Twp, NJ.- Departments responded this morning to RT 202 North @ Burgers Motorcycles for a 2 vehicle mva reported head on. Arriving units found two vehicles one with extensive damage to the drivers side which appeared to be T-Boned after crossing the Highway. Rescue services were requested for the tan vehicle with the tarp but were later stopped. The highway remains shut down from Old York Rd to Summer Rd.Northeast Bravest PhotosDepts On-Scene: Three Bridges Fire, Whitehouse Rescue, Hunterdon County Medics, Readington Twp PD
Allentown, Pa.- Firefighters working in the 200 block of N. Jordan on a 2nd alarm house fire. Crews reported heavy fire from the 2nd floor on arrival with extension to the 3rd floor. The home suffered extensive damage and appeared the 2nd floor was gutted from front to rear of the home. Negative injuries were reported, Red Cross was requested to assist the displaced family.Northeast Bravest Photos
Bethlehem, Pa.- City firefighters working on the roof of a building under construction on Commerce Center Blvd. Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke from roofing materials that caught fire. Crews had the fire under-control within the hour.Northeast Bravest Photo
Robert A. Lasso was born December 10, 1979 in Allentown, PA. He graduated from Freedom High School in 1999, attended Northampton Community College and was a 2001 graduate of the Allentown Police Academy.Even as a young boy, Robert truly enjoyed helping others and he always wanted to be in law enforcement. Robert was a true family man. When he wasn't helping others at work, he was spending quality time with his wife of 8 years and their two children (ages 7 & 4). Robert loved teaching his daughter, Rose how to ride a bike with two wheels this summer and taking Frank into the ocean for the first time. In addition to family trips to the beach, park and zoo; Robert loved spending time with family and friends. He was constantly joking around with everyone and was always seen with a smile on his face. Robert’s other favorite thing to do was work on restoring his 1976 Pontiac Firebird.Robert joined the Freemansburg Police Department as a part-time officer in 2002 and became a full-ti…
Easton, Pa-- Lehigh County and Easton Emergency Services responded to the Weed and Seed shop at 12th and Ferry Streets for a suspicious package. Hazmat officials entered the building and brought out a package which contents are unknown at this time.Departments on Scene: Lehigh County Hazmat, Easton Fire/EMS/Police Northeast Bravest Photos
Palmer Township, Pa-- Emergency personnel working at a 3 vehicle mva on Tatamy Road. The white SUV was reportedly stopped at the duck crossing and two vehicles slammed into the back of it. One person was transported by EMS.Departments On-Scene: Palmer FD, Palmer PD, Suburban EMSNortheast Bravest Photos