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Sat. Mar 22nd 2014
Public Information MessageSat. March 22, 2014It is that time of year again when the weather breaks and we all begin to her outside and clean up our properties. Keep these basic rules in mind when burning unwanted materials:• Only clean wood products may be burnt, such as trees, limbs and light ...
Tue. Mar 4th 2014
At 5:56 AM, Monday March 3rd, 2014, Perry Township Fire Department was dispatched to a fire alarm at Clinton Prairie High School, located at 2400 South County Road 450 West, in Clinton County. A few moments later, Clinton County Central Dispatch advised, responding units, there was a confirmed fire ...
Thu. Jan 16th 2014
Perry Township Fire responded to six crashes Thursday due to snowy weather. Two of the crashes were serious, including a six semi, four car crash on Interstate 65 at the 154 mile marker Northbound and a semi versus SUV on US 52 near County Road 300 S.Just before 1:30 PM yesterday a passenger car and...
Tue. Dec 3rd 2013
Attacking from the Burned Side Can Save Lives11/01/2011BY SEAN GRAYThe urban fire problem of rear porches and asphalt exterior siding has moved to the suburbs in the forms of wood decks and vinyl siding. Many times, the strategies and tactics of these fires are discussed in the firehouse, and people...
Thu. Nov 21st 2013
On November 21, 2013 the Clinton County Fire Chiefs Association met and elected new officers for the remainder of the year and 2014. There were 12 chief officers in attendance. The following is a result of the elections:President: Jerrad Blacker, Chief, Perry Twp FireVice President: David Trees, Chi...
Recent Calls
Sat. May 24th 2014
Engine 122, Rescue 125, DC 123; Single vehicle crash into a pole, with serious injury. STAT Flight was called to the scene to transport the patient. 
Fri. May 23rd 2014
Rescue 125; called to assist 11's with a crash but was cancelled.
Mon. May 19th 2014
Engine 122, Tanker 124, Support 120, Engine 11, Tanker 11; assisted 11's with a semi fire.
Mon. May 19th 2014
Rescue 125; male with back pain
Sun. May 18th 2014
Engine 122, Rescue 125, Chief 121; single vehicle rollover crash. 
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Perry Township Fire Department, Inc.
103 W Main St
PO Box 224
Non-Emergency: 765-324-2506
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