Dispatched for a caller stating that they smell something hot inside of the structure. Upon our arrival, no smoke and/ or flames are visible from the exterior of the structure. The occupant met us at ...
Wednesday, June 16th, 2021
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident; a police department unit at the scene is requesting a response by fire and EMS. Upon arrival, fire personnel assisted the ambulance crew. Fire department perso...
Saturday, June 12th, 2021
Dispatched for a smoke alarm activation. Upon arrival, no evacuation of the structure is noted. No visible indications of a fire are noted from the exterior of the structure. We spoke with the occupan...
Dispatched for a report of a tree down on electric utility distribution lines and there is a tree fire. Kosciusko County REMC utility company is requested for a response to the scene also. Upon arriva...
The Annual Department Pork Chop & Chicken Barbecue Fundraiser will be on Saturday July 4th, 2015. Prices are as follows:Chicken--$6.00 per halfPork Chops--$6.00 eachCorn on the Con--$1.00 eachWe w...
Friday, June 26th, 2015
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory Executive Board public meeting is the second Monday of each month at 6:45 PM at the Syracuse Town Hall. Everyone is invited to attend.Turkey Creek Fire Territory Execu...
Thursday, December 18th, 2014
A new grass/ brush fire truck has been ordered from 1st Attack Engineering, Inc. of Waterloo, In. The bid awarded was for $100,865.00. There is an estimated 18 week delay from the time of order of the...
Saturday, July 26th, 2014
Repair parts are obtained and repairs are completed on the backup generator for the radio repeater tower on Kern Rd.
Call history
Saturday, May 15th, 2021
Dispatched for a large recreational fire that is unattended. Upon our arrival, we noted what had been a contained recreational fire. Coals are noted, however there are no large open flames. The coals did not pose a threat to spread further.
Saturday, May 15th, 2021
Dispatched for a fire alarm activation. Upon arrival, no indications of a fire are noted from the exterior of the structure. Upon further investigation of the alarm activation, we found an ice cream machine in the kitchen area that had overheated.
Dispatched for a structure fire; a cat is inside of the structure; the occupant has exited the structure. Upon our arrival, no indications of a fire are noted visually. We spoke with the occupant who advised us they heard someone on the outside of the structure discussing starting a fire.
Monday, May 10th, 2021
Dispatched for a smoke alarm activation. Upon our arrival, the homeowner met us outside of the structure and informed us that they were changing the batteries in a smoke alarm and unintentionally activated the smoke alarm system.
Initially dispatched for an assist to the North Webster Fire Department with a tanker at the scene of a structure fire. While enroute, dispatch advised us that the North Webster Fire Department is also requesting an engine with manpower and filling tankers.
Wednesday, May 5th, 2021
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident; rollover with a vehicle in a ditch with water inside. Upon our arrival, we found a vehicle upside down in a ditch with 1-2 feet of water in the ditch and all occupants outside of the vehicle and standing alongside of the roadway.
Dispatched for assistance with manpower and equipment to the Leesburg/ Plain Township Fire Department at the scene of a structure fire. Upon our arrival, we assisted with firefighting efforts and water supply.
Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries; head on collision with airbag deployment. Upon our arrival, we assisted our EMS crews with patient care and provided traffic control. After all patients are assessed and the vehicles and debris are removed from the roadway, all units cle...
Saturday, May 1st, 2021
Dispatched for a second floor smoke detector activation. While we were enroute to the scene, dispatch advised us that this was an accidental smoke alarm activation as a result of overcooked food and that we could disregard the alarm.
Dispatched for a report of a natural gas leak due to a natural gas distribution line being damaged while a subject was digging. Upon our arrival, we were advised by the property owner that the property owner had struck a natural gas supply line while digging with a shovel on the property.
Dispatched for a tree contacting electrical distribution utility lines with smoke; NIPSCO utility company has been contacted for a response also. Upon arrival, we met with the homeowner who reported they were in the process of removing a tree from the property when the tree came in contact with the ...
Dispatched for a mutual aid response with manpower and equipment to the New Paris Fire Department at the scene of a structure fire. Upon our arrival, we assisted the New Paris Fire Department with the control and extinguishment of the structure fire.
Dispatched for mutual aid with a tanker at the scene of a structure fire. Upon our arrival, we staged in line with several other tankers at the scene. The structure had already collapsed and firefighters at the scene we conducting overhaul operations.
Monday, April 26th, 2021
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident; rollover with two patients. Upon arrival, all occupants are out of the vehicle and no extrication is required. We assisted with patient care and setting up a landing zone for a medical helicopter.
Wednesday, April 21st, 2021
Dispatched for a report of smoke from the roof top of a structure from a neighbor; the structure is believed to be unoccupied. Automatic mutual aid tankers from the Benton Township Fire Department and the Milford Fire Department per the SOP for a structure fire at this location.
Dispatched for a mutual aid response with our grass fire truck to the Benton Township Fire Department. Upon our arrival, the Benton Township Fire Department Incident Command advised us that this is a controlled burn and no further assistance was necessary from our department.
Dispatched initially for EMS standby at this location as requested by the Syracuse Police Department. Due to an odor of smoke inside of the structure, a fire engine is requested for a response to the scene also.
Dispatched for an assist to the North Webster Fire Department with a tanker at a structure fire. Upon our arrival, we provided the requested assistance. No further assistance required per the North Webster Fire Department Incident Command.
We were dispatched to assist the New Paris/ Jackson Township Fire Department with manpower and extrication equipment at a motor vehicle accident scene. Upon our arrival, we provided the requested assistance.
Friday, April 16th, 2021
Dispatched for a report of unauthorized burning. Upon our arrival, a large pile of yard waste was noted to be burning. The property owner was working to keep the fire contained. We discussed the burning regulations with the owner and the need to extinguish the fire.

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