SACANDAGA RD

Cross streets: GOLDFOOT RD/DAWSON RD
Run Number: 17084241
Time of Dispatch: 07:31
Scene Cleared:09:34:31

Glenville Hill, along with Beukendaal and West Glenville Fire departments were called to the scene of a single vehicle into a telephone pole with wires down on Sacandaga Road.  Responders had to wait for National Grid to arrive on scene to de-energize the primary wires that were down in the area and arcing to the ground.

The driver was, fortunately, uninjured, although the vehicle didn’t fare nearly as well.  Once power was turned off, the driver was able to exit the vehicle under his own power.

Local Media Posts:

http://cbs6albany.com/news/local/police-no-injuries-after-truck-strikes-utility-pole

https://dailygazette.com/article/2017/02/22/crash-downs-power-pole-in-glenville

RIDGE ROAD

Glenville Hill, along with its mutual aid companies West Glenville and Beukendaal, were called to this location for a fire in a microwave. Luckily, there was only a slight, smokey condition and no fire. The microwave was undamaged. Sadly, the muffin it was cooking didn’t fair so well!

Cross streets: CLOSSON RD/CHURCH RD/SANDERS RD
Run Number: 17057809
Time of Dispatch: 08:04
Scene Cleared:08:34:17

SARATOGA COUNTY

Glenville Hill was asked to standby at a fire hydrant on Bolt Rd and Swaggertown Rd to support Charlton fire department, who were working a structure fire on Swaggertown Rd in their district.

Cross streets:
Run Number: 17054577
Time of Dispatch: 07:02
Scene Cleared:07:26:34

SACANDAGA RD

Cross streets: CLOSSON RD/BOLT RD
Run Number: 17026692
Time of Dispatch: 23:25
Scene Cleared: 00:01:13

On January 17th, Glenville Hill responded to a single-car, motor vehicle accident during the icy conditions of that evening.  The driver was the only person in the vehicle, and was transported to an area hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. The patient was able to get out of the car under their own power!