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Vehicle Accident on Baltimore Pike

Gettysburg Fire, June 09

Gettysburg Fire Department responded to a single-vehicle accident on Baltimore Pike Sunday, June 6. Rescue 1 arrived on scene and assisted EMS with moving the driver from the vehicle to a waiting stretcher. Due to the vehicle's position off the roadway, firefighters removed the passenger door from the vehicle for safer extrication of the passenger.

Both occupants were transported to York Hospital.

Other ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Preparing for initial attack
Preparing for initial attack

Structure Fire in Gettysburg Displaces Residents

Gettysburg Fire, June 04

Shortly after 1:00 a.m. in the early morning of Tuesday, June 4, Gettysburg Fire and mutual aid fire companies were dispatched to Carlisle Street in Gettysburg for a working fire. Because this is a mixed-use building, with a retail store in the ground floor and residents on the second and third floors, it was dispatched as a commercial fire.

Gettysburg Engine 1-2 arrived on scene and found fire showing ... (Full Story & Photos)

50 Year Members recognized at Annual GFD Veteran's Banquet

Gettysburg Fire, April 25

Congratulations to new 50 year members Robert Heflin, David Staub, and Donald Schmitt. All contributed to the department and community during their GFD membership.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Gettysburg Fire, March 25

Around 0300hrs on the morning of March 25th, crews were called to Box 33-303 for a reported house fire.
MICU 54-31 and Assistant 33 arrived simultaneously, reporting a 2 1/2 story single family residence with fire showing from the 1st floor of the Charlie side. E33-3 arrived, pulled a 200’ 1 3/4” handline, and made an aggressive interior attack to stop the bulk of the fire. Engine 1-2 (Gettysburg) ... (Full Story & Photos)

GFD Appreciation Banquet

Gettysburg Fire, February 24

Gettysburg Fire held their 2023 Annual Awards Banquet on Saturday, February 24, 2024. It was a great success and everyone had a wonderful time.

The evening began with a social hour at 5pm and the dinner began at 6pm with a ceremony recognizing fallen comrades. Attendees and honored guests enjoyed an outstanding meal. The banquet was hosted on the Gettysburg College campus in The Atrium and catered ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption GFD responds to three vehicle collisions Monday

Gettysburg Fire, February 06

Gettysburg Firefighters and fire police responded to three vehicle collisions on Monday, February 5.

At 1:50pm, GFD responded to the southbound lanes of US 15 near Hunterstown Road for a pickup truck that left the roadway and continued behind the guard rail and over the embankment into Rock Creek. The vehicle truck overturned and came to a stop , resting up against the culvert and suspended upside ... (Full Story & Photos)

Vehicle Fire on Fairfield Road

Gettysburg Fire, January 12

Gettysburg Fire was dispatched for a vehicle fire impinging on a structure in the 900 block of Fairfield Road/116. Engine 1-2 arrived and found a working vehicle fire against the building with fire extension to the exterior of the building. Firefighters from Engine 1-2 deployed a hoseline and extinguished the car fire and building exterior. Firefighters from Fairfield Engine 2-1 assisted in ensuring ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Vehicle extrication, water rescue...a busy day!

Gettysburg Fire, January 10

Tuesday January 9, 2024 was a busy day for the volunteers of Gettysburg Fire with 12 calls for service in 24 hours. The day began with a traffic accident with entrapment in the 22 box, Barlow. Assistant Chief 22 was the incident commander and Company 22 provided fire protection. Rescue 1 from Gettysburg along with Rescue 20 from Littlestown and 6 from Emmitsburg worked together to free the driver ... (Full Story & Photos)


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