Posts Tagged Sandwich Fire Protection District

New engine for Sandwich FPD (more)

From Tony Carlini:

600 gallons of water, 2000-gpm Waterous pump, 30 gallons foam, technical rescue equipment, shoring in coffin compartments, light tower, extrication tools, and  2 cord reels

drawing of new fire engine

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Sandwich FPD news (more)

Photos from Tim Olk of the funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Pruski

Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Sandwich FPD firefighters

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Funeral for former Sandwich FPD Fire Chief Jason Prus

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Sandwich FPD water tender

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Sandwich FPD news

Excerpts from the dailydispatch.com:

Funeral and visitation information has been announced for Sandwich’s late fire chief, Jason “Jake” Pruski, who passed away on Monday at the age of 47.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at the Sandwich Fire Department, 310 E. Railroad St. in Sandwich.  Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Sandwich, IL. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 2, 2019 at the Sandwich Fire Department.

Pruski was sworn-in as Sandwich’s fire chief in July of 2016, after serving with the district since 1989. Throughout his career, he served as a fire science teacher at Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich and also a fire science instructor at Waubonsee Community College.

His father, Mike Pruski, and brother, Jeff Pruski additionally served as a Sandwich firefighters.

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New squad for Sandwich FPD (more)

Updated production photos of the new squad being built by Alexis for Sandwich FPD

New squad being built for the Sandwich FPD

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New squad being built for the Sandwich FPD

Alexis Fire Apparatus photo

New squad being built for the Sandwich FPD

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New squad for Sandwich FPD (more)

Updated production photos of the new squad being built by Alexis for Sandwich FPD

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New squad for Sandwich FPD

From the AlexisFire website:

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Big Rock Fire Department (more)

From Tim Olk:

Live fire training for the Big Rock Fire Department on Saturday (11/26/16) – part 2

Seagrave marauder II fire engine

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live-fire training for firefighters

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live-fire training for firefighters

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Big Rock FPD Assistant fire chief

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live-fire training for firefighters

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live-fire training for firefighters

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live-fire training for firefighters

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Sandwich FPD fire truck

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Garage fire in Sandwich, 4-19-15

This from Dave Weaver:

4-19-15 SANDWICH – General Alarm Garage Fire 4303 E. Sandwich Rd. – Photos by Dave Weaver Radioman911

fire trucks at a fire scene

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fire engine drafting water

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large garage damaged by fire

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fire trucks at a fire scene

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Pierce fire engine

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Pierce fire engine

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Pierce fire engine

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HME tower ladder

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fire trucks at a fire scene

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firemen in rehab after a fire

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fire department ambulance

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Sandwich fire truck

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Box Alarm in Sandwich, 3/21/15

This from Dave Weaver / Radioman 911:

3/21/15 SANDWICH – Box Alarm Attached Garage Fire 1360 Grace Cir.

Sandwich FPD fire apparatus

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Sandwich FPD fire truck

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firemen at fire scene

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firemen at fire scene

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Sandwich FPD fire engine

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Freightliner fire engine

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rural water supply at fire scene

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aftermath of house fire

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fire engine drafting from portable tank

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fire truck at sunset

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