News Headlines
Tue. Dec 10th 2019
Byron Swanson “BG”Byron G. Swanson, “BG”, 57, of Russell, passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2019, at the Warren General Hospital after an extended illness.BG was born on Dec...
Sun. Jan 6th 2013
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Jason L Spence, 33, of Scandia Road, Russell, PA, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at his residence.
Jason was born October 26, 1979, in Warren, PA, the son of Larry Spence and...
Sun. Sep 4th 2011
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As of the beginning of September our ambulance is back in service. The department currently has 14 EMTs and 2 First Responders. We will be providing BLS service for the residents of Elk Township and w...
Mon. Apr 4th 2011
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The 2010 Fire Person of the Year went to 2nd Asst. Chief Kelly VanCise. Kelly has put in numerous hours to better the department and is one of our most active members.


The 2010 Junior Fire Person...
Sat. Mar 19th 2011
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Charter Member Patrick Wayne Ferrie, 92, of Scandia, and a lifelong area resident, passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2011 at Rouse Warren County Home, where he had resided for the last year.
Mr. F...
Apparatus
Engine 532
2008 Ferrara / HME Custom Rescue Pumper
Seating for 5 with 4 SCBA Seats
Cummins ISC 330 HP Diesel Engine
Allison EVS4000 Automatic Transmission

This truck has a Waterous CS 1250 GPM Side-Mount Pump with a 1,000 gallon booster tank. This truck is supplied with 1,000 feet of 5" in diameter hose, two cross-lays containing 200 feet of 1-3/4" in diameter, and another pre-connected line containing 150 feet of 3" diameter hose. Also on this apparatus has one front pre-connect consisting of 150 feet of 1-3/4" in diameter hose, and an additional 200 feet of 1-3/4" in diameter connected to the rear.




This Unit is currently First due truck to all Residential, and commercial fire alarms. This unit is also listed to respond to all Motor Vehicle Crashes as well as numerous other alarms.
Engine 531
1996 Freightliner/ LaVerne
This pumper is a 1996 LaVerne, built on a Freightliner Chassis This engine can pump 1,000 gallons per minute with a 1,000 gallon booster tank. This truck is supplied with 1,400 feet of 3" in diameter hose, two pre-connected cross-lays containing 200 feet of 1-3/4" in diameter, and another rear lay containing 200 feet of 1-3/4" diameter hose. Also this engine has a 10" rear dump and 4 SCBA jump seats.



This Unit is currently Second due truck to all Residential fires. This unit is also listed to respond to all Mutual Aid Fire Calls, and Fill-ins.
Ambulance 5391
2011 Ford F-550/Life Line
This ambulance is a 2011 Life Line built on the Ford F-550 Chassis. This unit is certified through The Pennsylvania State Department of Health as an Basic Life Support Unit.

This is the 4th Ambulance purchased by the department. Currently 12 medically trained personnel along with drivers provide BLS services to the residents of Elk Township and when called to the surrounding areas.
Brush 538
1986 Chevrolet
1st Due for all Brush Fires in our coverage area as well as used for the needs of fire police.

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