Strong Odor of Natural Gas in Structure
By Firefighter Mike Cline
October 5, 2018

At ~4:36 PM, Westmorland 911 dispatched Station 20 (Murrysville VFC) to assist Station 22 (Export VFD) for a strong odor of natural gas inside of Duff Manor in Export, PA. Also dispatched were Station 64 (White Valley VFD), Station 63 (Claridge VFD), Station 30 (Delmont VFD), and Station 78 (Sardis VFC). Station 20 responded with Truck 20 (4 firefighters including Captain 20). Engine 22-2 (including Chief 22) was first on scene and after an initial interior search cancelled all responding units (including Truck 20) except for Engine 64 and Truck 30. Truck 20 returned to station.

Units: Truck 20
Mutual Aid: Export VFD (Station 22-Engine 22-2), White Valley VFD (Station 64-Engine 64), Delmont VFD (Station 30-Truck 30), Station 63 (Clairdge VFD-Engine 63-2), Sardis VFC (Station 78-Special Operations 78)