Station 102 responds to a Physical Rescue Detail

     

Monday, November 14, 2016 12:24  O HARA TWP, PA--

At 12:24 Hours, Stations 102, 111 (Blawnox VFC), and 157 (Fox Chapel VFD) along with Parkview EMS and O Hara PD were alerted to respond to the Fox Chapel Water Authority Tower at 916 Field Club Road in O Hara Twp for a reported male worker fell inside the storage tank. 157 Assistant (Zimmerman) arrived on scene and reported one male that fell in the tank and that the tank was dry. Crews from 102, 111, and EMS went up the tower to check on the patient. 265 Engine 1 was added to the assignment to assist in the LZ detail at the FC High School for the worker per request of EMS. Crews used numerous ropes and equipment to lower the worker down the tube to the ground. The worker was then rushed to the LZ. Once the equipment was gathered, all fire units cleared the scene at 15:23 Hours.