Saturday, February 10th, 2018
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Canton Township Volunteer Fire Company recently purchased and received 10 new air packs. These will bring the company up to speed with the new NFPA Standards and assist firefighters with performing du...
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Saturday morning Station 52 dispatched to a reported accident with ejection W Chestnut St at Roosevelt St PSP on scene. Then N Franklin FD is added to the call. Engine 52-2 responds quickly. Then PSP ...
Friday, February 1st, 2019
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Just after midnight station 52 was dispatched to the area of Exit 16 west for either a tractor trailer on fire or an accident with the truck over the hill into a creek. Chief 52 got on scene to find a...
Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Here is a look at the flooding along W Chestnut St.. Note the car who tried to drive thru but didn't make it.
Sunday, July 1st, 2018
Sunday 7-1-18 at 4:10pm Canton and N Franklin were dispatched to a reported accident. Chief 52 arrived on scene reporting 2 vehicles 1 with heavy damage and rollover and ejection in the median. 2 peop...
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Accident w/ejection W Chestnut St / Weirich Av
Saturday, April 27th, 2019

Saturday morning Station 52 dispatched to a reported accident with ejection W Chestnut St at Roosevelt St PSP on scene. Then N Franklin FD is added to the call. Engine 52-2 responds quickly. Then PSP called back and advised this is a possible DOA. Engine 52-2 arrives on scene to find a Red Jeep sitting in the front yard with heavy damage. Units remained on scene assisting PSP and with traffic control for several hours until released by PSP

Accident w/ejection  W Chestnut St / Weirich Av
Accident w/ejection  W Chestnut St / Weirich Av
Accident w/ejection  W Chestnut St / Weirich Av
Accident w/ejection  W Chestnut St / Weirich Av
Accident w/ejection  W Chestnut St / Weirich Av
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Saturday morning Station 52 dispatched to a reported accident with ejection W Chestnut St at Roosevelt St PSP on scene. Then N Franklin FD is added to the call. Engine 52-2 responds quickly. Then PSP called back and advised this is a possible DOA.
Friday, February 1st, 2019
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Just after midnight station 52 was dispatched to the area of Exit 16 west for either a tractor trailer on fire or an accident with the truck over the hill into a creek. Chief 52 got on scene to find a tractor trailer that went up an embankment into some trees with the driver still inside bleeding fr...
Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Here is a look at the flooding along W Chestnut St.. Note the car who tried to drive thru but didn't make it.
Sunday, July 1st, 2018
Sunday 7-1-18 at 4:10pm Canton and N Franklin were dispatched to a reported accident. Chief 52 arrived on scene reporting 2 vehicles 1 with heavy damage and rollover and ejection in the median. 2 people were transported to trauma center in Pittsburgh.
Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Canton was dispatched to W Chestnut st and The Road for a 1 vehicle accident vehicle overturned. Chief 52 arrived on scene to find the vehicle in the lot of The Moose Lodge, vehicle on its side with 1 female still entrapped.
Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Canton Twp along with the City, S Strabane were dispatched to a reported trailer fire with possible entrapment in the Town and Country Park on Brad Av. at 05:00hrs.. Chartiers FD was called to respond with a tanker fire water supply.
Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Canton and N Franklin Fire Companys were initially sent to an accident w/ injuries and possible entrapment. Then Claysville and Taylorstown Fire Companys were sent since there was the possibility this was on three township borders.
Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Crews from Canton and Washington Fire Depts were sent to a reported structure fire. While enroute S Strabane was requested foe assistance. Washington arrived first to find a small 1 story house with fire through the roof.
Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
Canton Fire was called out early Tues. afternoon for Chevy Tracker just off the road into some trees reported with entrapment. E52-2 and Res 52 responded to find 1 veh off the road. Driver states he tried to avoid deer and hit a tree instead.
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
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On Tues. night Canton and Washington Fire crews were called to 424 Wayne St in Canton Twp.s west end for a working structure fire. An Engine from Washington arrived 1st with an engine from Canton right after.
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Canton Twp firefighters were called to 833 Weirich Av. for a reported 1 vehicle flipped over sideways, pinned between 2 other cars. Crews arrive on scene to find this classic vehicle on it's side, in the driveway, wedged between another vehicle and embankment with the driver still in the vehicle...
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3 people received minor injuries when there car went out of control in then out of the lot then back in and onto it's side in the lot. All 3 occupants climbed out through the windshield after Canton fire fighters cut the glass out and cleared the way.
Monday, May 18th, 2015
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Along with N Franklin crews from Canton, S Strabane, Washington and S Franklin worked together to contain a fire that was unknown to the home owner.
Fri Morning Canton Fire Co was dispatched for a 1 vehicle accident with injuries possible ejection in a field. Crews arrive to find 1 vehicle the hit the guard rail then rolled over the guard rail and into a pile of woods.
Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
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Station 52, along with 54 & 44, were dispatched to a residential structure fire on Cortez Drive, Canton Township. Chief 52 arrived on scene with a working fire. Crews worked to contain the fire to the kitchen area.
Monday, May 12th, 2014
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Firefighters from Washington County along with a few City of Pittsburgh firefighters came to Station 52-1 to participate in Rope Rescue training. We held ROPE 1,2,& 3 inside the station which took about 3 months to get all the classes in.
Wednesday, December 25th, 2013
We responded to a 2 vehicle accident at the intersection of S Hewitt Av & Smiley Rd. Units arriving on scene find and car on its wheels and a pick up on its side. Canton firefighters deployed there rescue tool but it wasn't needed to free the victim.
Monday, October 28th, 2013
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For the 2nd time in 2 days Taylorstown, Claysville, Canton, N Franklin and S Franklin fire companies were called to a working structure fire. Chief 36-1 was 1st on scene and reported a fully involved structure.
Thursday, October 24th, 2013
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As crews were on of an accident on Jefferson Av we received a report of a male who fell approx. 30ft out of a tree, stations 36 and 31 were also dispatched cause it was on the boundary of the townships.
Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
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A 2 vehicle accident on W Chestnut at Old National Pike. 1 female had to be extracated from the black car, she was transported to Washington Hosp. with moderatee injuries. The driver of the Lt blue car was found to be under the infulance was arrested by PSP on the spot.
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