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Surra offers annual fire dept. report

May 14, 2014

Photo by Amy Cherry Fox Township Volunteer Fire Department Chief Scott Surra addresses Fox Township Supervisors with the department's annual report.

FOX TWP. – Last year proved a challenging year for the Fox Township Volunteer Fire Department having to overcome the loss of three longtime members as reported by fire chief Scott Surra during a recent township supervisors meeting.
"The end of the year was a difficult time for the fire department family," Surra said.
On Nov. 2, 2013, the department suffered the loss of Blaine "Skeeter" Wildnauer Jr., a 40-year member who died as a result of a medical problem while at the scene of a vehicle crash on the Old Kersey Road.
This is the department's second line of duty death in its 76-year history.

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