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Fri. Oct 16th 2020
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Engine 2210, Engine 2216, and Command 2277 with fifteen volunteers responded to a reported dwelling fire on Lakeview Drive, Kidder Township. Districts 16, 17, and Lake Harmony EMS also responded.
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Sun. Oct 11th 2020
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Earlier this morning, Rescue 2255, Engine 2210, and Command 2277 responded to a motor vehicle accident with entrapment on Route 534. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded. Engine 1711 staffed t...
Sat. Oct 10th 2020
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Rescue 2255, Engine 2210, Command 2277, and Utility 2279 responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 903. District 12 and Lehighton ALS also responded.
Thu. Oct 8th 2020
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Engine 2210 responded to an audible fire alarm on Oak Ridge Drive, Jonas Mountain Estates. District 12 also responded. Faulty alarm found upon arrival.
Mon. Oct 5th 2020
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Rescue 2255, Command 2277, and UTV 2278 with twelve volunteers responded to a rescue at Hawk Falls, Kidder Township. Districts 16, 17, Lake Harmony EMS, and Lehighton ALS also responded. Engine 2210 s...
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Passing of Fire Police Officer Ed Philipps
Wed. Sep 16th 2020

We regret to inform that Fire Police Officer & Sergeant Edward Philipps passed away late yesterday evening. Sgt. Edward Philipps was with the Penn Forest Fire Co #2 Fire Police since 2003 and was recently recognized for his 17 years of service to the community. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers. Information on his services will be announced on this post when they are finalized. Rest In Peace Ed.

***UPDATE***
The viewings for SGT Edward Philipps will be Monday, September 21st, 2020, from 2 PM to 4 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM. Also, Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 from 8:45 AM to 9:45 AM at the Gower Funeral Home in Gilbert, Pennsylvania. A mass will follow at the St. Peter the Fisherman Church Tuesday morning. 

Gower Funeral Home
1426 Route 209
Gilbert, PA 18331
(610) 681-4848

St. Peter the Fisherman Church
33 Trinity Circle
Lake Harmony, PA 18624
(570) 722-2034

https://www.gowerfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Edward-Philipps?obId=18375530#/celebrationWall

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