Serious Accident on 476NB

This afternoon, a three vehicle accident snarled the flow of traffic northbound on the Blue Route. Four patients were taken to nearby hospitals as a result of the crash. Crews from South Media and Garden City were on scene to assist with securing the vehicles after the accident … [Read more...]

Fire chases 13 from home in Nether Providence

A house fire gutted an Allen Street home late Sunday, leaving 13 people homeless. The fire was first reported at 10:43 p.m. at a twin home in the first block of Allen Street. The first police officers on the scene found all 13 occupants out of the house on the front lawn and … [Read more...]

Early Morning Blaze – No Injuries

Firefighters from all over the area responded to the 600 block of Summer Street this morning at about 3am to a house fire that destroyed a single family residence and partially damaged another. The single family residence was destroyed by the inferno before emergency responders … [Read more...]


Ice, Snow, and Fire

On the morning of February 5th, a fire broke out in a single family dwelling on the 800 block of Ridge Lane. Crews from all around the area responded, but encountered various degrees of difficulty navigating the streets due to the ice, snow, and rain conditions. The fire was … [Read more...]

Drive Carefully in Inclement Weather!

Please be careful when driving in inclement weather! This morning at 10:00, Companies 51 and 65 were called to the scene of a vehicle accident on the 100 block of West Rose Valley Road. One vehicle was disabled and on the side of the road, when another came down and was unable to … [Read more...]


Heating Up in the Flashover Simulator

Flashover: a nearly simultaneous ignition of all combustible materials in an enclosed area. On Monday night, members from the South Media Fire Company participated in a training exercise at the DelCo Emergency Training Center involving the Flashover Simulator, also known as … [Read more...]

Passing of Former Assistant Chief Mike Ferguson

Michael Ferguson passed away on February 15, 2013 after a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was a lifelong resident of Media, PA. Mike was the only son of Doris and Edward Ferguson. He was the Director of Operations for Media Read Estate. Mike will be remembered for his … [Read more...]

Accident with Entrapment on Baltimore Pike

South Media and Garden City Fire Companies and Media Ambulance responded to a mult-vehicle accident with entrapment on Baltimore Pike. Two victims were transported to a local hospital. Crews had to overcome the ice and snow while removing victims from a taxi cab. … [Read more...]