At 1349 hours Station 21 along with mutual aid units were dispatched for a structure fire off of Chimney Rock Road in Hellam Township. Engine 21-2 and Attack 21 were enroute within seconds of dispatch. 21 units arrived on scene to find a controlled burn that had extended to the house causing minor damage. ... See moreSee less
Last evening we signed a contract to purchase a new E-ONE Fire Trucks (Official Site) Typhoon Engine. We would like to thank Hallam Borough and Hellam Township for their continued trust and support, local residents and businesses for donations received year after year making this purchase possible, Fire Line Equipment and their sales staff for the proposal work and upcoming work during the build process, and the members of the Engine Replacement Committee who committed hundreds of hours to specify and purchase the best equipment for the needs of the department and community. The Engine is due to arrive in October 2021.
Specifications: 2021 E-One Typhoon Pumper 6 man cab with 12” raised roof Cummins L9 450 hp Allison EVS3000 Hale 1500 GPM 780 gallon water tank ... See moreSee less
Stations 21 and 41 are currently on scene of a reported MVA with entrapment in the 100 block of West Market Street in Hallam Borough. Units arrived on scene to find two patients with one confined. West Market Street is currently shut down. Please avoid the area. ... See moreSee less
Stations 21 and 41 were dispatched for an MVA with fire on Route 30 EB in Hellam Township. Engine 21-1 arrived to find no fire but only light front end damage with fluids leaking. The box was scaled back to Engine 21-1. Units are currently on scene with one lane blocked on Route 30 EB. ... See moreSee less
Come and join the Hellam Fire Company at our Open House on Friday, October 9th from 6PM-8PM. We will have fire truck rides, a fire truck to see up close, fire prevention topics, and a smoke maze. There is no charge and people of all ages are welcome. ... See moreSee less
Stations 21 and 41 along with mutual aid units are currently on scene of an MVA with a tractor trailer roll over. Engine 21-2 arrived on scene to start fire suppression on the tractor trailer as there was a fire in the engine compartment. Other units arrived to assist with patient care. Route 30 WB is currently shut down between the Hellam exit and Mt. Zion Road. ... See moreSee less
I heard this happen from our back door last night in Hallam. I knew it sounded bad! 😢
Hutch Hutchinson. This is was what I was telling you about, and it occurred two hours ago!
Prayers to all involved
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I literally caught the tail end of this accident, seeing sparks fly from the truck as it came to rest I couldn't believe the gentleman in the car walked away from this... Initially he was unconscious and I feared the worst... All I can say is Thank God everyone was alive🙏❤️
Dear heavenly farther we beseech you to have mercy on all victims of this accident and their families.
Stretch your loving hands towards them and heal them with your power that all of the victims of the accident may recover fully bless them and hear our supplications for your help as we believe and trust that you are the best healer. Amen
That looks awful. Takes very special people to be first responders. Thank you! 🙏