Ner­vous mo­ments on the Delaware River

The Advance of Bucks County - - POLICE REPORTS -

LOWER MAKEFIELD – There were some anx­ious mo­ments Satur­day morn­ing along the Delaware River af­ter a caller re­ported see­ing a swim­mer van­ish­ing un­der wa­ter.

Fire­fight­ers from the vard­leyMake­field Fire Com­pany and West Tren­ton sol­un­teer Fire Com­pany (Ewing Town­ship, Ng) were dis­patched just be­fore NM a.m.

vard­ley-Makefield Fire Com­pany Spe­cial Ser­vice M launched Marine M from the vard­ley Ac­cess Area Boat Ramp while Deputy Fire Chief Charles ‘Bubba’ Schlosser ran Marine Com­mand. The West Tren­ton sol­un­teer Fire Com­pany staged equip­ment and man­power in the ac­cess area park­ing lot to as­sist.

vard­ley-Makefield Fire Com­pany Lieu­tenant Barry Di­nola and fire­fighter Greg Kobol con­ducted an ex­ten­sive search of the Delaware River in Marine M and came up empty. The call ended up be­ing un­founded.

Marine M re­turned to shore and was loaded back onto Spe­cial Ser­vice M’s trailer and re­turned to quar­ters.

Lower Makefield Town­ship and vard­ley Bor­ough.po­lice wre also on hand. that had van­ished from sight while swim­ming.

guly N4 - Dis­patched for a dump­ster fire in the rear of a busi­ness on River Road, near Ferry Road.

vear-to-date, the all-vol­un­teer vard­ley Makefield Fire Com­pany has re­sponded to O8T calls. For more in­for­ma­tion and pic­tures about the fire com­pany, please go to www. yard­ley­make­field­fire.com. New mem­bers are al­ways wel­comed.

Above, Yard­ley-Makefield Fire Com­pany Fire­fighter Greg Kobol and Lieu­tenant Barry Di­nola con­duct­ing and ex­ten­sive search of the Delaware River in Marine 0. Right, Yard­ley Ac­cess Area boat ramp. Far right, Yard­ley-Makefield Fire Com­pany Lieu­tenant Barry Di­nola con­duct­ing a vis­ual search of the Delaware River. Right, equip­ment stages at the boat ac­cess ramp.

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