Nuremberg-Weston Volunteer Fire Co.

January

1-03-14     0855     227 Hazle Street in Nuremberg on a Medical Assit. Units: Manpower

1-03-14     2220     2600 Melanie Manor in Union Twp for a reported Structure Fire. All units cancelled enroute by Ringtown Command. Units: L581, T585, T587, District's 30, 9, Shenandoah E742, Mahanoy City Rescue 993, Aristes Tanker 353

1-08-14     0607     227 Hazle Street in Nuremberg on a Medica Assit. Units: Manpower

1-12-14     1800     125 Tournament Way in Eagle Rock, East Union Twp for an AFA. cancelled enroute. Units: E582, E9-10, Hazle twp.

1-15-14     0403     1 Walden Drive in Eagle Rock, Black Creek Twp for an MVA with Entrapment. Crews arrived to find a truck on it's side. vehicle was stablized and then the pt was extricated by E582 & E9-10. Hazle Rescue also on scene.

1-22-14      2014     Dispatched to 415 N Huron Circle in the Black Creek Twp. Section of Eagle Rock for a reported House Fire. Caller advised a chimney fire with possible extension. Security arrived and stated fire visble from the chimney. L581 arrived and found a smoke condition in the residence no fire visble from the chimney. Fire was contained to the chimney with no extension. Crews operated for approx 45 mins on scene. Units O/S: L581, E582, E9-10. Hazle Twp Engine, Tanker and Rescue were held at the top gate and then released.

February

2-03-14     1837     Dispatched to the area of 1100 Tomhicken Road for an MVA with unknown injuries.  Arrived to find one vehicle into the guard rails. No fire services required, all units were placed available. Units O/S: E582, E583 (CX), PSP, Nuremberg EMS.

2-04-14     1003     Dispatched to 257 Millers Road on a Medical Assit. Assit with extrication from a residence. Units O/S: E582

2-07-14     1143     Dispatched to Nuremberg Mt Road for an MVA with ENTRAPMENT. Arrived to find 1 vehicle rolled over and the driver confined. Units O/S: E582

2-20-14     1630     Dispatched to 42 Pebble Beach Drive, Hazle Twp section of Eagle Rock for an AFA. Cancelled upon arriving on location. Units O/S: E582, Hazle Twp.

2-26-14     0611     Dispatched to 18 Kickapoo Drive, Hazle Twp section of Eagle Rock for an AFA, E582 arrived first due and found nothing showing. After investigating all units placed available by Hazle twp. Command. Units O/S: E582, 141E3, 141E2, E9-10 (cx)

2-26-14     0717     Dispatched 124 Creekside Drive for an MVA, all units CX. County advised wrong location.

2-26-14     1135     Dispatched to 42 Pebble Beach Drive, Hazle Township section of Eagle Rock for an AFA, Cx enroute. Units: E582, Hazle Twp, E9-10

March

3-02-14     1013     While breakfast was going on, several people stop at the station to report a possible Commercial Structure fire at Jaci's Midway. Reports stated smoke coming from the building and fire from the Chimney. L581 & E582 responded and were on location as the county was still dispatching it. Crews arrived to find an active fire in the Chimney. Once the fire was ext and building checked for extension all units were placed available. Units O/S: L581, E582, T585, Nuremberg EMS, Medic 64. Units Held in Quarters: Sheppton, Sugarloaf Township.

3-16-14     2118     Dispatched to 586 Larocks Road for a Medical Assit. Units O/S: E582 & Manpower

3-18-14     2325     Dispatched for 1 Engine to move up to Valley Regional East Station. Both tankers were then requested to the scene as part of a tanker task force from the County. E582 responded with a crew of 4 to the Valley East Station and both tankers responded to the scene and entered the Tanker Shuttle. Both Tankers made 3 trips each.  E582 was cleared at 4am. Due to the amount of departments that were involved in the incident, crews were left back for L581 and E583 so that the area still had coverage. Departments involved: Valley Regional, Hazle Twp, Freeland, Foster Twp, Sugarloaf Twp, Wright Twp,. Dorrance Twp, Hobbie, Dennison Twp, West Hazleton, Nescopeck Twp. Ringtown Valley, Sheppton-Oneida, Quakake, Slucom, Harwood, Fairview Twp, Multiple EMS Units. (sorry if we missed any),

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3-26-14     1523     Dispatched to 22 E Brandon Street in East Union Twp. for a Possible house Fire. Dispatched as part of the first Alarm. E9-10 arrived on location and cancelled all units stating it was a cooking incident. Units cx or on scene: L581, E582, T587, E9-10, T9-30, E30-10, Hazle Twp Engine, Truck and Tanker

3-27-14     1116     Dispatched to 70 Reisenweaver Lane for a Medical Assit. Units O/S: Manpower

3-28-14     1353     Dispatched to Mountain Road in North Union Twp. for an MVA with ejection. Sheppton on scene stating call is in North Union Twp. also Sheppton Command was requesting a Stat flight. E582 responded to the scene and L581 responded to the LZ which was going to be in Eagle Rock. County Advised all aircraft were grounded due to weather. LZ broke down. Pt was taken by ground to a Trauma Center. Units O/S: E582, E9-10, L581 (LZ), Nuremberg EMS, Medic 11

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3-29-14     2143     Dispatched to 550 Mountain Road for a Tree Down. Units O/S: E582

3-31-14     0809     Dispatched for a FULL station response into Beaver Twp, Columbia County for a HOUSE FIRE. All apapratus responded that was requested and cancelled enroute by Beaver Command. Units cx: L581, E582, T585, T587. Units O/S: Beaver Twp Engine and Tanker, Main Twp. Engine and Tanker.

 

April

4-02-14     0331     Dispatched as part of a special request for 1 Engine to establish a fill site on Route 93 for a 2 alarm working house fire in Butler Twp. E582 responded to the fill site and filled 14 tankers. T585 responded to the scene.

Pic. by William Barr

4-07-14     1333     Dispatched for a medical assit to 687 West County Road. E583 along with manpower responded

4-12-14     1608     Dispatched for Engine 583 and Brush 584 to respond to 564 Green Mountain Road in East Union Twp for a Brush Fire. District 9 along with it's first alarm companies were sent out for a Structure Fire and arrived to find a large brush fire with damage to a residence. Units O/S: E583, B584, District 9, Ringtown Valley Engine, Brush, Tanker, Shenandoah FD (Truck, Tanker, Engine), Shenandoah heights Engine and Brush, Aristes, Mahanoy City FD (Engine, Rescue, Tanker).

Pic. Courtesy of Polish American

4-14-14     1649     Dispatched to assit the Hazle Twp Fire Department at Scotts Pine Lane & Sweet Birch Lane in the Hazle Township section of Eagle Rock on a Large Brush Fire. Request For Brush 584 and Tanker 585. Additional Units O/S: Hazle Township, Sheppton-Oneida, Forestry.

Pic Courtesy of William Barr

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4-15-14     1443     461 Mountain Road, North Union Township for a Tree Down. Unit: E582

4-15-14     1902     550 Mountain Road, North Union Township for a Transformer Fire. Unit: Chief 581 (Engine Crewed in quarters)

4-17-14     1953     90 Top Street, Black Creek Township for a Brush Fire. Units O/S: E583, B584

4-19-14     1154     408 Walnut Street, Black Creek Township for a Brush Fire. Units O/S: E583, B584, T585, T587

4-20-14     1357     30 Millers Road on a Medical Assit. Units O/S: E582 + Manpower

4-25-14     0058     Dispatched to the area of the Old Dump for a Brush Fire. Crews found an illegal camp fire. Units O/S: E583, B584, T587

4-25-14     1442     Dispatched 1 Engine to Move Up To Sugarloaf Township Station while crews operated on a multiple alarm brush fire in Foster Township. The engine did respond to an MVA on Rt 93 along with Bloomsburg E23 (was transfered to Valley Regional). all fire units were cancelled by the Police Dept on Scene.

4-26-14     1116     Dispatched to 361 Navaho Drive, Black Creek Township Section of Eagle Rock for an AFA. All Units were cancelled enroute. Units cx: E582, E9-10, Hazle Engine

4-29-14     1509     Dispatched to 814 West County Road for a Tree Down. Unit: E582

4-29-14     2048     Dispatched to 34 Arapahoe Lane, North Union Township Section of Eagle Rock for an AFA. Units: L581, E582, E9-10 (cx), Hazle Engine 3 (cx)

4-30-14     1213--1714    7 storm related calls were handled which included trees down, wires down, and wires arching   

May

5-01-14     2250     1862 Tomhicken Road, Black Creek Twp. for a Tree Down. Units: E582

5-07-14     2026     1101 Cedar Head Road, Black Creek Twp. for the Working Vehicle Fire. Units O/S: E582, T587

5-10-14     1248     138 Boulevard Road, Black Creek Twp. for a Farm Vehicle Fire. Units O/S: E582, E583, T587

5-11-14     0422     285A Mahanoy Street, North Union Twp. for a Landing Zone assit. Units O/S: E582

5-17-14     1506     850 Cedar Head Road, Black Creek Twp. for an Outside Propane Leak. Units O/S: L581, E582, T585, T587

5-18-14     1304     891 Green Mountain Road, North Union Twp. for an AFA. Units: E582 (cx enroute)

5-19-14     1501     768 Rock Glen Road, Black Creek Twp. for an MVA with reported Entrapment and multiple injuries. E582 arrived to find no entrapment. Units O/S: E582, Multiple EMS

5-21-14     1837     231 Country Club Drive, East Union Twp. Section fo Eagle Rock for a pole Down: Units: E-582, E-9-10, E-141E3

5-24-14     1147     586 Larocks Road, Black Creek Twp. on a Medical Assit. Units: E583 + Manpower

June

6-08-14     1713     27 Mountain Drive, East Union Twp. for an AFA.  Ladder 581 was due as part of the first alarm. All units were cancelled per the the home owner.

6-13-14     2037     Dispatched to the area of Main Street and Derringer Street in Weston for an mva with injury. Accident was actually located on the Tomhicken Road about a mile outside Fern Glen. Confusion came when the first caller was unsure of there location and the cell phone gps put them in the area of the dispatched intersection. Units O/S: E582, E583, Shenandoah ALS

6-18-14     2012     390 Zion Grove Road, Union Twp. For a Reported House Fire. All Units were Cancelled Enroute except for district 30. Units: L581, T585, District 9, Shenadoah E742, Mahanoy City Rescue 993, Aristes T353.

6-22-14     1022     118 Muskegon Circle in the Hazle Twp section of Eagle Rock for an AFA. E582 responded with 4 as part of the first alarm, all units were canceled enroute. reported cooking incident. Also due was E9-10 along with Hazle Twp.

6-22-14     1819     Ladder 581 requested to Move up to the quarters of Ladder 745 for standby Coverage while Shenandoah and Mutual aid units were operating on a 2 alarm row home fire.

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6-28-14     0310     1072 Catawissia Creek Road, North Union Twp. For trees and wires Down. Units O/S: E582

6-28-14     0349     Catawissia Creek Road + Labenberg Road for Fire Police for the above incident. O/S: Firepolice

 

July

7-05-14     1529     Catawissa Creek Road + Labenberg Road for a Tree Down blocking the Roadway. Units O/S: E582

7-08-14     2014     1 Red Ridge Road for a Tree Down Blocking the Roadway. Units O/S: E582

7-25-14     1409     181 Country Club Drive, The Hazle Twp. section fo Eagle Rock for an AFA. Units were cancelled shortly after dispatch. Units Due: L581, E582, Hazle Twp.

7-31-14     0853     70 Green Mountain Road, East Union Twp. section of Humboldt for an AFA. Units cancelled shortly after dispatched. Units due: L581, Sheppton, Hazle twp. Engine

 

August

8-02-14     0536     523 Buck Mt Road, North Union Twp. on a Medical Assit to Medic 6401. Units O/S: C582

8-09-14     1657     18 Golf Course Road, Black Creek Twp. to est. a landing zone for airmedical. Ems flying out a trauma. Units O/S: E582

8-11-14     1530     1755 Tomhicken Road, Black Creek Twp. for an MVA with unknown injuries. Crews arrived to find the driver self extricated with only MINOR injuries!. Units O/S: E582, E583, Sugarloaf BLS

8-26-14     1937     Ladder 581 was due on a movement up assignemnt to the Hookies in Shenandoah while crews battled a multiple alarm fire in Mahanoy City. L581 was on standby for approx. 2 1/2 hours

 

Pic courtesy of Coal Region Fire.

8-28-14     2055     Dispatched to 181 Mahanoy Street, in North Union Twp for an MVA with entrapment. ems portabel on scene stating its off of first street. Upon arrival crews found 1 patient no longer entrapped. a Vehicle had rolled from it's parking spot and struck the female patient while she was in her yard trapping her against a tree. Bystanders removed the vehicle. Crews assisted with packaging the patient. Ems then requested airmedical.  E583 was released to establish a LZ at the Nuremberg Park for Medevac 4. Units O/S: E582, E583, Nuremberg BLS, Medic 6401. Lz handled by E583

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September

9-05-14     2028     569 Tank Road in Black Creek Township for an unknown type fire. Units O/S: E582

9-06-14     0515     400 Mountain Road in North Union Twp. for an MVA with unknown injuries. Occupant fled the scene upon arrival. units O/S: E582, E583, Nuremberg EMS

9-11-14     2038     1970 Tomhicken Road in Black Creek Township for a possible Propane Leak. Nothing found upon arrival. Units O/S: E582, T585, L581 (crewed in quarters)

9-13-14     1108     62 Green Mountain in East Union Twp. section of Humboldt for an AFA. Units O/S: District 9, L581, Hazle Twp.

9-14-14     0831     126 Gross Road in Black Creek Twp. for a Medical Assit. Units O/S: E583

9-15-14     1709     Dispatched as part of the First Alarm to 1276 Pole Road in East Union Twp. for a Structure Fire. E30-10 arrived and reported in a working fire in a small storage building. L581 staged until released by command. L581 responded with a crew of 6. Units O/S: Sheppton, Ringtown Valley Engine and Tanker, L581, Shenandoah Ladder 745, Tanker 759, Shenandoah heights E881, Mahanoy City Engine 454 and Rescue 993.

9-16-14     0234     62 Green Mountain in East Union Twp. section of Humboldt for an AFA. Units due: District 9, L581, Hazle Twp

9-20-14     1829     62 Green Mountain in East Union Twp. section of Humboldt for an AFA. Units due: District 9, L581, Hazle Twp

9-21-14     0135     894 Rock Glen Road, Black Creek Twp. for a Transformer Fire. Nothing found upon arrival. Units O/S: E582

9-24-14     0019     60 Green Mountain in East Union Twp. section of Humboldt for an AFA. Units O/S: District 9, L581, Hazle Twp

9-28-14     0114     Dispatched for the Truck to 100 W Coal Street in Shenandoah for a Working House Fire. This would be Shenandoah's 2nd working fire in the borough. With another fire ongoing and water issues in town a First Alarm Tanker Task Force was also requested which brought Tankers 585 and Tanker 587. L581 arrived and was placed on Coal Street with it's crew assigned to the Rear of the Building (Fire was actually on Ferguson Street). After crews just got done checking the 3rd floor for extension a 3rd working fire in town was reported at 0148. Crews Reported a large column visble. Ladder 581 was released along with Ashalnds Ladder, Schuylkill Haven's Engine, Tamaqua Engine, Ringtown Engine. Ladder 745 was released from the First Fire. Crews arrived to find multiple homes involved. An agressive attack prevented the fire from taking the entire block. Additional crews were requested to the scene along with a Tanker Task Force which was already in town, crews also requested the 2nd alarm TTF. Shenandoah's Squrt, Engine 742, and Tanker 759 also responded to the 3rd fire from the first and 2nd along with Shenandoah Heights, Minersville and Mahanoy City's Tower. As crews were overhauling and being released from the other 2 incidents Marshal 742 reported a smoke condition on South Main Street. A few minutes later crews found a Working Fire on South Ferguson Street which further strained resources at 0522. L581 and L745 were left at the 3rd fire.

As L581 was breaking down we were dispatched to our own House Fire at 21 Meadow Lane in Black Creek Twp at 0549. Ems portable arrived and reported a fully Involved Trailer. Sheppton E9-10 and Aristes Tanker 353 (was standing by in Ringtown) were also added to the First Alarm. Sugarloaf Engine 2 arrived first and confirmed the intial report by ems. E582 arrived next and supplied sugarloaf. E583 also responded and staged on scene. Crews had the fire knocked down quickly and was on scene for about 3 hours for total overhaul. All the fires in Shenandoah were ruled suspicious. Total of 4 alarms were struck for the Shenandoah incidents along with 2 alarms worth of tankers and were split amoung all 4 incidents with some special calls also.

Units O/S for Meadow Lane: L581, E582, E583, T585, T587, Sugarloaf Engine, Tanker, Valley Regional Tanker, Hazle Twp. Tower (covering for 581) and Tanker, Sheppton Engine and Aristes Tanker, Medic 26 and Nuremberg BLS

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9-30-14     1347     Ladder 581 was dispatched to 350 Jaycee Drive in the Valmont Industrial Park to assit Hazle Twp. with a 3rd Alarm Working Commercial Fire. Ladder 581 was staged and it's manpower assigned to interior operations. Ladder 581 responded with 6.

October

10-04-14     1739     788 West County Road, Black Creek Twp. for an MVA involving a Motorcycle. Units O/S: E582

10-04-14     1753     18 Golf Course Road, Black Creek Twp. for a Landing Zone for the above Incident. O/S: E583

10-09-14     0030     60 Green Mt. Road, east Union Twp. section of Humboldt for an AFA. Units: L581, Sheppton, Hazle Twp.

10-09-14     0937     1325 Park Street, Black Creek Twp. for a medical assit. Units O/S: E582

10-11-14     2010     1177 Tomhicken Road, Black Creek Twp. for an MVA suv vs deer. Units O/S: E582

10-12-14     1443     107 Northwood Circle in Sugarloaf Twp. for a 2nd alarm House Fire. Units O/S: E582

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10-16-14     0212     1100 Tomhicken Road, Black Creek Twp. for a Tree Down. Units O/S: E582

10-22-14     1158     763 Weston Road, in Black Creek Twp. for a Medical Assit. units O/S: E582

10-25-14     0919     118 Muskegon Circle, Hazle Twp. section of Eagle Rock for an AFA. Units: E582, Hazle Twp, District 9

10-27-14     1145     21 Meadow Lane, Black Creek Twp. for a Brush Fire. Units O/S: E583, B584

10-28-14     1500     573 Green Mountain Road in East Union Twp. for a 2nd Alarm Brush Fire also involving a bus and Tractor. Units O/S: E583, B584, Sheppton Engine, Tanker, Utility, Ringtown Valley Engine, Tanker, Brush and Medic 6401

10-31-14     0756     23 Oyster Bay Court, Hazle Twp. section of Eagle Rock for an AFA. Units O/S: E582, Hazle Twp. Sheppton

November

11-01-14     0320     946 Green Moutain Road in North Union Twp. for an MVA with unknown injuries. Units O/S: E582

11-02-14     2235     Dispatched as part of the First Alarm to 357 Aristes Road in Union twp. for a reported House Fire. Caller stated fire in his basement. Medic 6401 arrived and reported a Working Fire. Chief 30 arrived, established command and struck the 2nd alarm followed by the 3rd and 4th for tankers as the fire progressed. Crews attempted an interior attack at first but were pulled out and went defensive. L581 operated on scene until after 2am after providing manpower for multiple tasks. Units O/S: L581, T585, T587, Ringtown Valley E30-10, E30-15, T30-35, Sheppton Engine 9-10, T9-30, Aristes Tanker 353,  Mahanoy City Rescue 993, Shenandoah E742 2nd Alarm: Shenandoah Squrt 745, Tanker 759, Mahanoy City Tanker, Wilburton Tanker, Ryan Twp. Tanker, Hometown Tanker. 3rd + 4th alarm tankers: Numedia, Lavelle, Fountain Springs, Gordon, Hazle Twp, Sugarloaf, Tresckow, Harwood, & Beaver Twp.

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11-04-14     1303     Dispatched to assit District 9 with a large brush fire. E583 and Brush 584 responded and assisted with surpression and overhaul along with multiple other units. Sadly the homeowner was found on scene deceased. The fire is under investigation by DCNR. Just as Engine 583 was clearing a 2nd call in District 9's area came in for an MVA with Entrapment at 1510 near the intersection of Rt. 924 & Green Mt. Road. E583 was sent to that along with E9-10. Crews arrived to find no entrapment. Departments on scene of the Brush Fire: Sheppton, Ringtown Valley, Shenandoah, Shenandoah Heights, Harwood, Hazle Twp, Sugarloaf, DCNR, E583, B584

11-04-14     2159     266 Iroquis Circle, Black Creek Twp. section of Eagle Rock for a Large Brush endangering Multiple Homes. Fire was quickly contained without any damage to any buildings using multiple handlines and the Front gun on Engine 3. Crews operated for about an hour. Units O/S: E583, B584, Sheppton Engine, Tanker, Utility

11-09-14     0123     133 Gross Road, Black Creek Twp. for a Co Alarm. Units O/S: L581

11-16-14     1810     106 Snow Ridge Circle, North Union Twp. for a reported House Fire. Crews arrived to find a Chimney Fire in the residence with no extension. Crews operated for about an hour. Units O/S: L581, E582, E583, T587, Sheppton E9-10, T9-30, Ringtown Valley E3015, E30-10, T30-35

11-16-14     1537      While crews were operating on a 2nd Alarm Structure in the 500 Block of Center Street, L581 was requested to move up to the Quarters of Ladder 745.

11-21-14     0516     62 Green Mountain Road, East Union Twp. for an AFA. Units: L581, E9-10, Hazle Twp.

11-24-14     0548     2414 Scotch Valley Drive, Black Creek Twp. for a Tree Down. Units O/S: E582

11-25-14     1712     617 Tank Road for a reported House Fire. one call received from a passer by on Interstate 80. Crews arrived to find a control burn. units O/S or Cx: E582, Sugarloaf E2, T1, Valley Regional Tanker, Medic 26

11-28-14     1815     16 Summit Road, East Union Twp for an AFA. Units O/S or cx: L581, E9-10, Hazle Twp.

December

12-08-14     0740     236 Mahanoy Street, North Union Twp. for a Medical Assit. Units: E582

12-09-14     0642     434 Weston Road, Hazle Twp for an MVA with injuries. all units cx by C581 reporting no injuries. Units Cx: E582, Hazle Twp

12-10-14     1327     863 Center Street, East Union Twp. for an MVA with fluids down. E582 was cx by 9-04

12-16-14     0601     Buck Mt Road & Catawissia Creek Road, North Union Twp. for a Tree Down. Units O/S: E582

12-16-14     2157     731 Ringtown Road, North Union Twp. for a reported Brush Fire. Units arrived to find a control burn. Units O/S: E582, E583

12-17-14     1614     217 Buck Mt Road, North Union Twp. for a MVA with Injuries. Crews arrived to find one vehicle vs tree. Units O/S: E582, Medic 6403

12-24-14     0324     69 Green Mt Road, East Union Twp. for an AFA, L581 was held in quarters by Chief 9

12-24-14     1143     69 Green Mt Road, East Union Twp for an AFA. L581 was cancelled upon going responding

12-26-14     0708     595 Tank Road, Black Creek Twp. for a reported House Fire. Called in by a passer by once again from Interstate 80. Crews found no fire upon arrival. Possible smoke from a wood burner. Units O/S: L581, E582, T585, T587, T9-30, Sugarloaf E2, T1

12-26-14     1353     1 Winters Road, North Union Twp. for a smoke investigation. Crews found a control burn. Units O/S: E582

12-27-14     0233     1219 Tomhicken Road, Black Creek Twp for an MVA with ejection. Units O/S: E582, Medic 26, Nuremberg EMS,

 

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12-27-14     0247     285A Mahanoy Street, North Union Twp. for a Landing Zone for the above incident. Units O/S: E583

12-31-14     1208     1 Country Club Drive, Hazle Twp. for an AFA. E582 was cancelled just upon responding, E9-10, Hazle Twp also CX