Special Thanks

On Sunday afternoon the crews at Station #4 were greeted by our new friends from Riverside Community Church located in Oakmont. They brought us a delicious tray of cookies during their day of serving others. We greatly appreciate the kind gesture. … [Read more...]

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EMS Week Events

EMS week 2016 was celebrated May 16th through May 20th throughout the Region. Station #4 was treated very kindly this week as both local hospitals and a nearby nursing facility provided our duty crews with lunches. We also participated in a Region 13 event that showcased … [Read more...]

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Building Fire

On 5/14/16 around 1600 hours, Engine 41 and Rescue 4 were alerted to the above location for a possible building on fire. C-10 (Beltz) arrived on scene and gave the initial report of smoke showing from a one story attached garage. E-41 arrived as the second engine company and … [Read more...]

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Structure Collapse

  This afternoon Monroeville Fire Companies were alerted to a structural collapse in the 4th district when two passenger vehicles fell through the floor of an attached garage. Luckily, no injuries occurred when the concrete floor gave way and sent the cars into an open void … [Read more...]

Utility Issue

This afternoon during a very brief storm, a utility pole was struck by lightening causing the transformer to explode and catch fire. Local residents experienced a temporary power loss in the neighborhood. E42 stood by until the Power company arrived on scene. … [Read more...]

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Marathon Weekend

   The first weekend of May is traditionally the weekend that the 'Dick's Sporting Goods - City of Pittsburgh Marathon' is held. Company 4 has always had a few Members that ran either the half or full marathon. However, a few years ago a new tradition was started when Station … [Read more...]

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Station Fill

    This morning Engine 42 was requested by Westmoreland County Dispatch to move up into Station 22 (Export VFD) while they worked at a gas well fire in Salem Township. A crew of 6 personnel filled Station 22 for approximately 2.5 hours. During this time Engine 41 and Medic 48 … [Read more...]

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Monroeville Assists Plum

This morning, Monroeville Engine 52 and Truck 4 were dispatched into the Unity section of Plum Borough for a residential structure fire.  E52 and T4 arrived to a well involved fire inside the garage and quickly extending throughout the house. Due to hydrant issues the fire … [Read more...]

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Turnpike Fire

Today, Monroeville and Plum fire departments were dispatched to a tractor trailer fire on the PA Turnpike. Monroeville Engines 52 and 41 were able to access the fire through the Monroeville Industrial Park while E42 and Unity E233-1 accessed the scene via the turnpike … [Read more...]

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Event Stand-by

On Saturday morning, crews were detailed to stand-by at Gateway High School while Presidential Candidate hopeful Ted Cruz held a rally. Over a thousand folks attended the rally and no issues erupted. Remember that the Pennsylvania Primary is Tuesday, April 26th and those that are … [Read more...]

“Anniversary” Dinner

   On Friday, April 22nd, crews were pleasantly surprised when one of our new friends and his wife stopped by with some delicious pizzas. Matt was successfully revived after suffering a sudden cardiac arrest exactly one year ago. He was at work and colleagues immediately began … [Read more...]

Truck Goes to Plum

This morning around 3:00 am Truck 4 was alerted for the possible apartment fire in the Holiday Park section of Plum. T4 positioned as the first arriving Truck on the A side and assisted the Engine Companies with ventilation. It was determined that a small fire occurred when an … [Read more...]