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
Dispatched for a natural gas leak at the intersection of S. Walnut St. and E. Baltimore St. due to a contractor had struck a natural gas line. After the wind direction is determined, approximately six (6) structures were evacuated for safety reasons.
Dispatched for an automated fire alarm. Upon arrival, the alarm panel indicates the alarm activation is in the mezzanine area above the swimming pool. Thorough investigation of the mezzanine area visually and with the thermal imaging camera with no smoke and/ or elevated areas of heat noted.
Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident; car versus motorcycle. Upon arrival, no extrication required as both drivers of the vehicles involved are walking around at the scene. One patient transported to the hospital.
Dispatched for a carbon monoxide alarm activation with no reports of any illness of the occupants. All units responded non-emergent to investigate. Upon arrival and investigation, no elevated carbon monoxide levels are noted.
Monday, July 6th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival, a three vehicle collision is noted with one person having minor injuries. The fire department personnel cut the battery cables for safety on the vehicle that had airbag deployment.
Dispatched for a fire alarm. Upon arrival, the occupant stated that they were not aware of the fact that the alarm activation would notify the fire department. We explained to the occupant that the alarm would goes to a central monitoring station that in turn will request a response by the fire depa...
Dispatched for a smell of smoke and a smoke alarm activation. Upon arrival and investigation, no smoke and/ or fire is noted. The smoke alarm is noted to be activated and indicating that the battery replacement is required.
Saturday, July 4th, 2015
Dispatched for a grease fire that is contained and the occupant is unable to extinguish. Upon arrival, a cooking oil fire is noted in a turkey fryer pot located on the rear deck of the structure. The fire is extinguished by fire personnel with a portable CO extinguisher at 2044 hours.
Dispatched for a microwave fire. Upon arrival, the fire has been extinguished by the homeowner and the electrical circuit was turned off at the breaker by the homeowner. We investigated the area near the microwave with the thermal imaging camera for possible extension of the fire with no extension n...
Dispatched for a first floor smoke alarm. While en route to the scene, dispatch advised us that per the alarm company we could disregard as the proper code had been entered at 1334 hours. Incident command continued to the scene non-emergent to confirm; all other units cancelled at 1335 hours.
Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle/ pedestrian accident; the pedestrian is reported to be having a seizure. Upon arrival, Syracuse Police officers are on scene. The pedestrian is treated and transported to the hospital from the scene.
Friday, June 26th, 2015
Dispatched to a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival, two vehicles involved. We removed fluids and debris from the roadway. All personnel and units cleared the scene at 1949 hours and returned to quarters.
Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident with minor injuries. Upon arrival, a Syracuse Police Unit is on the scene of a minor rear end collision. One patient transported to the hospital. All units cleared the scene at 1534 hours and returned to quarters.
Dispatched for a dust collector fire; the caller believes the fire is out; one subject reported to have burn injuries. Upon arrival, the subject with burns is immediately treated by the ambulance crew and transported to the hospital.
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
Dispatched for a vehicle on top of the guardrail on the bridge that is leaking fuel. Upon arrival, a Syracuse Police unit is on scene and the vehicle is unoccupied. The immediate area is investigated for possible passengers of the vehicle with no passengers found.
Sunday, June 21st, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle. Upon arrival, assisted EMS crew with patient care. Traffic control by fire department personnel. All personnel and apparatus cleared the scene at 1847 hours and returned to quarters.
Dispatched for a fire under a porch or a fence. Heavy rain and lightning in the area at the time of call. Upon arrival, no fire found in the area. All units cleared at 0214 hours and returned to quarters.
Sunday, June 21st, 2015
Dispatched to a motor vehicle accident with injury. Upon arrival, two vehicles involved. No extrication required. Engine 5 and Utility 12 disregarded at 0811 hours by IC at the scene. Traffic control at the scene by fire department personnel.
Dispatched for an active fire alarm. Upon arrival, the structure is found to be unoccupied and locked. A neighbor did have a key and the owners contact information. The structure is investigated with no fire condition noted.
Dispatched for an automatic fire alarm. Upon arrival, the occupant state that some food was accidentally overcooked on the range resulting in the activation of the fire alarm. All responding units not on scene advised to disregard by Incident Command at the scene.

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