JTFD1 Car Fire Training

By |February 26th, 2020|Untitled|

On 2/25 members attended the Fire academy to practice on the car fire simulator to stay sharp. These drills will allow us to continually work together and focus on best practices. These drills are very important to the members for both safety and knowledge. We were also accompanied by Milton First Aid Squad to help [...]

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Another Quick Stop JTFD1

By |February 21st, 2020|Untitled|

At approximately 3:30pm 2/20 JTFD1 and JTFD2 were dispatched to a Structure/Garage fire on Skyler Ct. Arriving on scene JTFD1's Engine 724 assisted by Engine 722 and Tanker 723 noticed a fully engulfed auto in the garage of the home. The teams quickly went to work and made entry into the garage and immediately extinguished [...]

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Quick Stop on Shed Fire

By |February 19th, 2020|Untitled|

On 2/18/2020 at approximately 6pm JTFD Co1 and Co2 were dispatched for a structure fire. Shortly after dispatch, it was confirmed a fully involved shed fire. Engine 722 and Tanker 723 were first on the scene to quickly knock down the fire within minutes. No other exposures were impacted and the fire was put out. [...]

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Volunteers helping volunteers – Special Thanks to the Cestra Family

By |February 17th, 2020|Untitled|

As a volunteer organization from time to time, we have repairs that need to be made on our trucks that require a speciality. Rather than spend significant amounts of money for special repairs you run into people that do specific trades such as the Cestra Family. JTFD1 wanted to send a special thank you for helping [...]

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JTFD1 Harness Training at Academy

By |March 29th, 2019|Untitled|

Members from JTFD1 trained to recertify on our fire service harness. We practiced drags, below grade lifts, rappelling from a four-story rooftop to the ground as well as into a window of a floor below and the grand finale of bailing out of a window and rappelling to the ground. And a special thanks to [...]

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