Standpipe Drill

Posted on July 14, 2018

On July 14th, Capt. Ruocco discussed standpipe operations. Our custom made standpipe prop allows for the simulated use of a Fire Department Connection (FDC), which would be located outside of a building and allows the FD to connected to Standpipe & Sprinkler Systems within the fire building

Rivervale FD Drill

Posted on July 19, 2018

On July 19th, Rivervale FD (New Jersey) hoisted the Pearl River FD for a department drill. We trained on truck & engine operations at a strip mall that is in the process of demolished. Special Thanks to the officers and members of the Rivervale FD for this amazing opportunity, we look forward to working together again in the future.

78 Magnolia

Posted on July 21, 2018

On July 21st, The Pearl River Fire Department was notified of a structure fire at 78 Magnolia by one of our members. 12-2 responded and confirmed that there was heavy smoke showing from the rear of the house. The crew from 12-2000 stretched two lines, while the crew from 12-Tower conducted a search of the house. PRFD & Mutual Aid units quickly knocked down the fire.    

PIP Car Fire

Posted on July 29, 2018

Around Midnight on July 29th, the Pearl River Fire Department was dispatched to a reported car fire on the Palisades Interstate Parkway. 12-1 arrived on scene and confirmed a fully involved fire. PRFD units quickly extinguished the car fire