Trappe Fire Company Responds to a Hazmat Incident
By Trappe Fire Company
July 16, 2021

Station 77 and Rescue 51 were dispatched to PNC Bank located at 1820 Ridge Pike, Upper Providence Township. Emergency Units responding received notes that a street sweeper was leaking hydraulic fluids into a storm drain.

Engine 77 responded with a crew of 4 and arrived on scene along with Rescue 51. Crews from 77 and 51 began working together on containing the fluids. Lieutenant 77 determined approximately 30-40 gallons of hydraulic fluids leaked from the street sweeper.

Crews remained on scene until 2130 hours.

Units: E77,LT77, FP77
Mutual Aid: R51