In the midst of a mild, gusty afternoon, Croton Falls firefighters were assisted by several area fire departments at a large, smoky brush fire near the intersection of June and Baxter Roads. A strong wind from the west pushed the brush fire through the woods towards some private residences and Pequenakonck Elementary School (PQES) before firefighters contained and extinguished the fire.
At 19:31 on Thursday, February 2nd the Croton Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a two vehicle motor vehicle accident (MVA) with a rollover on Route 22 south of Hardscrabble Road. Rescue 28 was first on scene and confirmed one vehicle rolled over on its passenger side and one vehicle was in the southbound lane. All occupants of the vehicles were able to self extricate and three patients were ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Wednesday, February 1st the Croton Falls Fire Department entered a team of 5 firefighters in the 35th Annual East Coast Firefighters Ski Race at Hunter Mountain. The team took 2 runs through a downhill race course dressed in turnout gear while carrying a 50' section of hose. The proceeds from the event went to a charity of the winner's choice. While the Croton Falls firefighters didn't win the ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 12:53 on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, the Croton Falls Fire Department was dispatched to I-684 in the area of exit 8 northbound on the ramp for a reported rollover accident with 1 person trapped in a vehicle with injuries.
Car 2072 was first to arrive and confirmed there was a vehicle rolled over on its side with one person trapped in the vehicle. Firefighters had to remove the windshield to extricate ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 08:02 hours on Tuesday, January 17th the Croton Falls Fire Department was dispatched for an engine to set up a helicopter landing zone near Route 22 and Dean's Corner Road as the Brewster Fire Department was operating at a serious two-vehicle crash. Shortly after the initial dispatch, the request was upgraded for Rescue 28 to respond to the scene to help extricate the driver of one vehicle who ... (Full Story & Photos)
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