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Jefferson Township Fire Department

The Town of Otwell and Jefferson Township are located 133 miles southwest of Indianapolis along IN-356 in northeastern Pike County. JTFD's 18 volunteers and 3 cadets provide Fire, Rescue and ALS response from it's single station. Their response district includes cover 86 square miles of Jefferson and Marion Townships including a population of 2,549 people.        

Pipe Creek Twp. Patch
Otwell Rigs 208
Otwell Fire Station and Apparatus Fleet - 2008
 
Engine 11 - 2008 International/Seagrave Pumper-Tanker - 1250gpm/2500gal

Engine 11 - 2007 International/Seagrave Pumper-Tanker - 1250gpm/2500gal/30gal Foam
Engine 11 is the second-due to all structure fires and first-due to all vehicle fires. It's equipment includes 5 Survivair Panther
SCBAs, 1200 feet of 5" supply hose, Laptop with WTH mapping software and GPS system, 3000 gallon dump tank, and
a Survivair RIT kit.

 

E-11
Engine 11 - 2007 International/Seagrave Pumper-Tanker - 1250gpm/2500gal/30gal Foam
 
Rescue 1 - 2004 International/KME Heavy Rescue - 250gpm Hale pump/300gal

Rescue 1 - 2004 International/KME Heavy Rescue - 250gpm Hale pump/300gal
Rescue 1 responds throughout Pike County for all extrication calls. It's territory covers a whopping 337 square miles and a
population of 12,508 people. R-1's equipment includes a 6000 watt light tower, Amkus extrication equipment, 4 Survivair
Panther SCBAs and a Laptop with WTH mapping software, a GPS system and Holmatro Extrication software. Rescue 1
also responds to structure and car fires.

 
Engine 10 - 1994 International/E-One Pumper - 1250gpm/1000gal

Engine 10 - 1994 International/E-One Pumper - 1250gpm/1000gal
Engine 10 is the first-due for all structure fires. It's equipment includes 6 Survivair Panther SCBAs, 1200 feet of 5"
supply hose, a Bullard T3Max thermal imager, a Laptop with WTH mapping software and GPS system, and video capturing
software for thermal imaging camera.

 
Tanker 14 - 1992 International - 1950gallon tank
Tanker 14 - 1991 International 4900/1998 FD Custom - 1950gallon tank
Tanker 14 is third due on all structure fires
 
Truck 15

Truck 15 - 2004 Ford F-350 4x4 w/RKO Enterprises Skid Unit - 250gpm/200gal
Truck 15 gets a lot of use at JTFD. It is first due for brush fires, but also responds to extrication calls, vehicle fires and
structure fires. It carries typical equipment including waterpacks, rakes, shovels, flappers, chainsaw, and a leaf blower.

 
Emergency 3
Emergency 3 - 1993 Ford E-450/MedTec
Emergency 3 is a County Ambulance that provides ALS reponse to JTVFD's district. It is run by volunteers as well.
 
Former Engine 11 - 1978 Ford/RPI Pumper - 250gpm/500gal
Former Engine 11 - 1978 Ford/E-One/RPI Pumper - 250gpm/500gal
Engine 11 was previously second-due for extrications and third out for brush fires. It was sold in early 2007.
 
Former Tanker 12 - 1978 Mack R/1993 JTVFD tank - 2650 gallon tank
Former Tanker 12 - 1978 Mack R/1993 JTVFD tank - 2650 gallon tank
Tanker 12 was second out on structure fires and responds to brush fires as necessary.
This rig was replaced (along with Engine 11) by the 2007 International/Seagrave at the top of this page.
 
Special thanks to Capt. TJ Skelton of JTVFD for providing all the great information and background
on his proud department.

Jefferson Township Fire Department