Engine 1 supplying water.

Major Fire At Former Bethlehem Steel Site

In the early morning of Wednesday, November 9, Hamburg Fire Control began to receive multiple reports of heavy smoke in the north end of town. The source was quickly determined to be a very large fire occurring at a storage facility operating in the former Bethlehem Steel facility in the City…

Missing Person Search

Newton Abbott firefighters, along with numerous other organizations, were called to assist in a missing person search in the late hours of Tuesday, November 8. 15-year-old Dillon Brown of Orchard Park had not returned home within the usual time frame, and a call by family to Orchard Park police led…

Newton Abbott, Scranton Extinguish Vehicle Fire on Thruway

This afternoon, Newton Abbott and Scranton fire companies were dispatched to the I-90 Eastbound near Exit 56, for a reported vehicle fire. Multiple callers reported a well-involved semi truck. Newton Abbott Engine 1 arrived first on scene, controlling traffic which had stopped due to the smoke conditions, and advanced a…

Photos: Structure Fire in Lakeview

Newton Abbott was added to the third alarm for a FAST assignment, as multiple companies were operating inside a two-story wood frame building, that had several additions. While Newton Abbott was arriving on scene, the FAST from Evans Center went to work placing extra ladders, enabling a crew from Scranton…

Rescue 3 Goes To Work

In emergency services, it’s sometimes observed that similar events tend to occur in bunches. This was certainly true for Newton Abbott over the last couple of days, when a long dry spell for rescue operations came to an abrupt end. On Sunday October 4th, Newton Abbott was dispatched to a reported personal…