Montgomery County Incident # 957209
Date: Oct. 29th
Time: 16:08 hrs.
Location: North Broad St. & Cheltenham Ave.
Procedure Code: RE-Rescue
Nature of call: changed to Hazardous Materials Incident
Under control: Per 2 Command 10/30/99 01:28

Gasoline tanker carrying 8900 gal. of gasoline.
Four compartments: 3100, 1100, 2100, 2600
Product lost: 2688 gal.
Placard:1203
DOT guide number: 128

Responding agencies and companies:
First alarm:
LaMott(2), Elkins Park(3), Ogontz(5)
Additional Companies Montgomery County:
Cheltenham(4), Glenside(1), Haz-Mat19, Lincoln(Haz-Mat56), Willow Grove Naval air station(99), Abington(100), Weldon(300), Roslyn(500), Edge Hill(400), Rockledge(9),
Wyndmoor(82), Jenkintown Pioneer & Independent(850/860), Wissahickon(7), Bucks County H.I.R.T.(89), North Penn Goodwill services(41), Phila. Fire Department: (E-63,L-29,BATT.2,M-18,E-60,HAZ-MAT-1, BATT.1,E-51,E-73,L-8,BATT.9,E-33,FOAM-133,D-2 FM-17,P-61,M-33,ES-5,FM-21,R-1,SA-1,M-28,HU-1,CAR-2)

Cheltenham P.D., Phila. P.D., Cheltenham EMS(358),Second Alarmers EMS(353), Cheltenham Auxilary Police(50), Cheltenham Twp Public Works, Montgomery County EMA, PA.DEP, U.S. EPA, PECO Energy, Phila. Suburban Water Co.

TOTAL 31 Agencies/ Departments plus company representatives & contractors.

Number of apparatus: 52
Number of personnel: 350+
Hose used: Foam concentrate used:
5"-1025' 1200 gal.+
4"-200'
3"-1050'
2.5"-1450'
1.75"-400'
1"-400'

Total time on scene (both sites): 14+ hours
Cost of clean up and reimbursements: undetermined at this time.
Time of clean-up required at Coventry Rd. site: 5 days
Historical Note: First time in the history of Penna. that four(4) "certified" Hazardous Material teams responded and worked at the same incident!

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