Saturday, March 25, 2023 – Hazardous Materials Incident

On Saturday, March 25, 2023, at 13:34 hours Spring Mill Fire Company along with mutual aid from Conshohocken Fire Company No. 2 and Plymouth Fire Company No. 1 (Montco 43) were dispatched for a gas-odor/leak inside a commercial building at 801 East Elm Street, Quaker Chemical CTC Laboratory, in Whitemarsh Township, Incident # F2307383. The […]

Thursday, February 16, 2023 – Building Fire

Today at 12:55 hours Spring Mill Fire Company No.1 was dispatched to the Building Fire Non-Commercial to the 200 block of Roberts Avenue in the Cedar Heights section of Whitemarsh Township. Along with the mutual aid response from Conshohocken Fire Company No. 2, Plymouth Fire Company No. 1 (Montco 43), Harmonville Fire Company No.1, Barren […]

Wednesday, February 15 – General Rescue

Today at 10:17 hours Spring Mill Fire Company was dispatched for a General Rescue at 1200 River Road, AIM Academy, with the report of a 15-year-old student with their finger stuck inside a pipe of a brick wall. Squad and Chief 45 with a crew of 4 members responded immediately after dispatch. Deputy 7-1 was […]

Monday, February 13 – HazMat Training

On Monday, February 13, 2023, Spring Mill Fire Company No.1 members worked on sharpening their hands-on hazardous materials skills. The primary objective of the training was to recognize, identify, contain, and mitigate the situation. Crews were dispatched at 19:15 hours for a vehicle leaking fuel at the Whitemarsh Highway Department. The initial report was a […]

Ice Rescue Training 2/4/2023

On this frigid day, our dedicated volunteer members of the Spring Mill Fire Company No.1, along with members from Plymouth Fire Company and Harmonville Fire Company figured it was the prime time to enhance and sharpen their skills focused on ice rescue.  The teams left at 05:00 hours to travel over 2.5 hours to a […]

December 14, 2022 – Cat Stuck in the Tree

On December 14th just before 15:00 hours the station received a call from a concerned resident, that their family cat was stuck approximately 30 feet in a tree. The call was reported to the Montgomery County Emergency Operations Center, dispatching Ladder 45 with a crew of 6 responding to the call. Upon arrival, the crew […]

Member Milestone Recognition Ceremony/Commendation for Ida Response

On October 13th the members of Spring Mill Fire Company and Barren Hill Fire Company were recognized for their years of volunteer service to Whitemarsh Township.  Both companies were also presented with a Commendation from the Board of Supervisors for their efforts during Tropical Storm Ida. Members from Spring Mill Fire Company that were recognized […]

October 29, 2022 – Hector Street – Carbon Monoxide Detector

On Saturday, October 29th, 2022 at 10:52 hours we had a walk-in at our station, tenants from a nearby residential complex reported their carbon monoxide detector was going off and that there were contractors on location doing work. They requested that we could check out their apartment. The incident was reported to Montgomery County Emergency […]

June 13 – Dumpster Fire – Whitemarsh Shopping Center

At 16:45 hours the company was dispatched to a dumpster fire at the rear of the Whitemarsh Shopping Center. Chief 45 arrived on the scene with a working dumpster fire 50 yards from the rear of the building. Squad 45 with a crew of 4 arrived and went into service with a trash line and […]

Vehicle into a pole – March 4th

On 3/4/22 at 16:14 hours Spring Mill Fire Company was dispatched for a vehicle into a pole with unknown injuries and there was some sort of explosion. Deputy 45 arrived on scene with a vehicle that cut a utility pole in half, with the transformer on the ground leaking, and wires down and energized. The […]