Lincoln Borough Volunteer Fire and Rescue Co #1, Allegheny County Pennsylvania

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Our station was dispatched for two Tanker assist calls today. The first one was to Forward Twp for a brush fire with tires on fire call. While enroute, the tankers were updated to respond non-emergency, at which point Tanker 184-2 went back in service. About an 1 1/2 hours after that, we were dispatched for a possible apartment fire in Duquesne. That incident was held to 133 and 294 units as the oven fire was out upon arrival by initial units and we went back into service.

Call #040 - 04/27/17 - 3:30pm - Mentor Rd - Forward Twp - Brush fire / tanker assist
Call #041 - 04/27/17 - 05:01pm - Duquesne Place Dr - Duquesne - Possible apartment fire / oven fire / tanker assist

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Call #039 - 04/23/17 - 12:01am - 2500 blk Lincoln Blvd - Motor Vehicle Accident, vehicle into a pole with wires down

Our station, Volunteer Fireman's Association of Liberty Borough, Elizabeth Boro V.F.C., and Elizabeth Township Area EMS responded to single vehicle accident with a pole sheared and wires down a minute after midnight Saturday night into Sunday. Crews setup traffic control and mitigated hazards. Fortunately there were no serious injuries.

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This past week members worked on fundamentals during an internal training session. Members worked on a variety of things, including donning and doffing gear and SCBAs, boarding and departing apparatus correctly, interior searches, and more. ...

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We would like to once again thank Jim Teti and ServPro for another donation of bottled water on Thursday. It is greatly appreciated! ...

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Reminder, our monthly meeting is tonight at 7:30. ...

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Call #033 - 03/29/17 - 9:00pm - Grant Towers - Duquesne - Apartment fire / Tanker request / Cancelled

Call #034 - 03/30/17 - 11:51am - Friendship St - Duquesne - Residential Structure Fire / Tanker request

Tankers 184-1 and 2 responded just before noon today to assist Duquesne with a working residential structure fire. Tanker 184-1 stood by on scene while the initial crews got a good, quick knock on the fire, and the Tankers were cleared by command once the fire was deemed under control.

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Call #032 - 03/29/17 - 12:17am - Barkley Rd/Coronado Rd - Port Vue - Unknown Type Fire / Recreational Burn ...

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Recent Calls:

Call #029 - 03/23/17 - 8:04pm - Patterson Property (Glassport Dump) - Glassport - Tanker request / Possible brush fire

Call #030 - 03/26/17 - 4:57pm - 819 Boston Hollow Rd - Lincoln - Vehicle accident

Call #031 - 03/27/17 - 2:38am - Duquesne Place Drive - Duquesne - Tanker request / Apartment fire

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2 calls on the day:

Call #027 - 03/21/17 - 1:27pm - Valley Ridge Rd - Liberty - Assist with lifting at a medical call.

Call #028 - 03/21/17 - 7:40pm - Deadman's Hollow - Lincoln/Liberty - Search for missing hikers

Our station and Volunteer Fireman's Association of Liberty Borough were dispatched to assist police with searching for 2 lost hikers who entered the Deadman's Hollow Nature Preserve at the Calhoun Rd entrance in Lincoln. Chief 184 also requested Central Volunteer Fire Company of Elizabeth Township for their UTV's to start from the bike trail up. After communicating via cell phone and the dispatch center tracking the cell phone, emergency crews were able to locate the lost hikers stuck down a steep hill behind a house on Jeffrey Drive in Liberty Boro. The 2 hikers were checked out by EMS for a minor injury and were given a ride back to their vehicle by police. Good job by all units involved.

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Please join us for a fun afternoon on Saturday, July 12th from 11am – 4pm for our second annual car cruise.

-Dash plaques to first 100 entries
-Trophies for Top 25 plus Best of Show & Chief’s choice.
– Chinese auction, door prizes & goodie bags
– All proceeds go to Lincoln Borough VFRC

Vehicle Entry Fee – $5

Rain Date – 7/19/2014

For info, email us at


Ralph Houseman
Phone: 412-751-0553

We would like to thank all the participants, attendees, and sponsors that helped make our first annual car cruise a great success.

If you have a suggestion to help make the event better for next year, we would be glad to hear from you via email

Here are pictures of most of the participating vehicles.

Lincoln crews were dispatched for a single vehicle motorcycle accident on July 4th on West Smithfield Street in Lincoln Borough.  Engine 184 and Ambulance 610 responded to the scene, and were assisted by Elizabeth Twp EMS and Liberty Borough 183.  A medical landing zone was setup at the Lincoln fire station and the patient was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital.

On June 11th, 2013, Allegheny county stations 184/610 (Lincoln), 183 (Liberty), and 139 (Elizabeth Boro) were dispatched along with Elizabeth Twp EMS 520 to a vehicle accident on Bellebridge Road in Lincoln Borough.  Initial reports indicated wires down and entrapment and Central-Elizabeth Twp 140-Rescue-7 was added to the assignment by Chief 184.

Crews arrived on scene, stabilized the vehicle and the utility pole, and began extricating the patient.  The driver side doors and B post were removed by the Rescue 7 crew, allowing access to the patient.

The patient was transport by ground to a local Pittsburgh area hospital.

Blaine Hill Squad 142 also assisted with traffic control at the bottom of Bellebridge, and Liberty and Lincoln police were on scene.

Lincoln Boro Volunteer Fire Company is holding its first car show on July 13th 2013 at the fire company’s social hall lot located at 4312 Liberty Way.

Time: 11am-5pm
(Rain date 7/14/13)

All proceeds benefit the Fire Company to purchase much needed equipment.

Contact Ralph at 412-335-5912 or

Come join us for an evening of fun at our annual Night at the Races!

Saturday February 2nd, 2013

Proceeds Benefit Lincoln Borough VFRC truck fund

Races provided by Frank Rotunda Night at the Races

Doors Open at 6:00pm with small games of chance – 1st Race is at 7:00pm

$15.00 per person Admission, includes Horse, Beverages, Snacks, and Buffet

Tickets available in advance and at the door.

For tickets contact us via email at this link

LINCOLN BOROUGH (KDKA) — A man from Lincoln Borough was taken to the hospital after he was hurt in a hunting accident Tuesday.

Officials say Dave Cochran broke a rib and has a possible concussion.

Neighbors say the top step of his tree stand broke and he fell about 20 to 30 feet to the ground.

“He was confused, so they transported him down to the hospital for head injuries,” said Dave Nagy, a neighbor.

Cochran was hunting with his wife in some woods behind a friend’s house in Lincoln Borough when the accident happened.

He was able to walk with some help out of the woods.

His wife was not injured.