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
Tuesday, March 17th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident. Upon our arrival, two vehicles are noted to be reportedly involved with the collision. All reported occupants are out of the vehicles; no entrapment. We removed debris and fluids from the roadway.
Dispatched for mutual aid to the North Webster Fire Department with our grass/ brush fire truck to the scene of a field fire. Upon our arrival, Grass 4 was sent to the north side of the field fire in order to contain the fire before it could cross over onto the Tri-County DNR property.
Monday, March 16th, 2015
Dispatched for a field fire. Upon arrival, we were met at the roadway by the homeowner. A wooded area with marsh is noted east of the property that has a small area of fire with some of the area that appears to have already burned.
Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
Dispatched for a residential fire alarm; garage area; heat in the garage pump room. Upon arrival, the residence is unoccupied and secured. 360 degree scene size up completed with no obvious indication of a fire noted from the exterior of the structure.
Saturday, March 7th, 2015
Dispatched for a residential carbon monoxide alarm. Upon arrival, the only reported owner/occupant is backing a vehicle out of an attached basement garage. The owner states that the carbon monoxide alarm inside of the structure is activating periodically.
Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Dispatched for mutual aid to Benton Township Fire Department at a motor vehicle accident. Upon our arrival, no assistance required from our department. All units cleared the scene and returned to quarters.
Friday, February 27th, 2015
Dispatched for a fire alarm activation. Upon our arrival, several construction contractors are noted at the structure completing construction on the second floor of the structure. The homeowners are also on scene and reportedly had attempted several times to deactivate the fire alarm without success...
Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Dispatched for a fire alarm. Upon arrival, no active fire alarm is noted. Further investigation reveals that there is a problem at the alarm company monitoring center. All units returned to quarters at 1156 hours.
Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Dispatched for a possible vehicle fire with smoke coming from under the hood of the vehicle. Upon arrival, a Chevrolet Trailblazer is found with heavy fire and smoke noted in the engine compartment. The occupant has exited the vehicle.
Friday, February 20th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident; vehicle versus pedestrian. Upon arrival, one patient is found to be lying partially beneath a vehicle. Patient removed from beneath the vehicle. Assisted the ambulance crew at the scene with preparing the patient for transport to the hospital.
Thursday, February 19th, 2015
Truck 1 responded to Wawasee High School to set up landing zone for a medial helicopter that had been requested by the Medic #6 crew. Wind is out of the west at 12 MPH. An approximately 100' by 100' is set up for a landing zone for the helicopter.
Dispatched for a fire investigation; some sort of small fire; no flames or smoke now; request the area to be checked by the fire department. Upon arrival, two carpeted rugs that are smoldering are noted outside of the unit on the ground.
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Dispatched for a carbon monoxide alarm in a multiple unit structure. Upon our arrival, the homeowner stated that the carbon monoxide alarm in the residence had activated once prior to our arrival, but was no longer activated.
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Dispatched for a general fire alarm; zone 7 at an extended care facility. While en route to the scene, the dispatcher advised us that a resident of the extended care facility had reportedly activated a pull station.
Dispatched for a carbon monoxide alarm activation at a residence. Upon arrival and investigation, all of the occupants of the structure are found to be inside of the structure with no health complaints.
Dispatched to a residence for an investigation of a possible odor of a possible electrical fire. Upon our investigation, we found what appeared to be a faulty electrical switch in a bedroom of the structure that is noted to be arcing.
Saturday, February 14th, 2015
Dispatched for mutual aid to Benton Township Fire Department at the scene of a motor vehicle accident. Travel to the scene is delayed due to blizzard conditions encountered while en route to the scene. Upon arrival, we assisted with traffic control at the scene. Benton Township Fire Department units...
Friday, February 13th, 2015
Dispatched for a motor vehicle accident with one vehicle involved; three patients; one patient with a possible fracture to the leg. Upon arrival, a vehicle with heavy front end damage is noted. Three of the occupants of the vehicle are found sitting in the vehicle of a passerby and one is found to b...
Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Dispatched for a fire alarm. While en route to the scene, dispatch advised us at 1500 hours that the alarm company had made contact with the homeowner and the homeowner advised it was a false alarm. All units not on scene except for Engine 5 and Medic 8 cancelled.
Saturday, February 7th, 2015
Dispatched for an active carbon monoxide alarm with no reports of illness. Upon arrival and investigation, no elevated carbon monoxide levels are noted in the structure. The carbon monoxide detector in the structure is noted to be 11 years old and due for replacement.

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