O.C.F.D. News
04/06/13: Three People and A Canine Injured in Route 14 Crash
On April 07 2013 at 1:51pm, the Oaks Corners Fire Company & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to the intersection
of Route 14 & Skuse Road for a report of a two-car crash with injuries. Asst. Chief Jeff Arnold was the first unit on scene
and reported three patients involved. Engine 3211 & Heavy Rescue 3271 responded with a crew of 17
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05/03/13: Shed Destroyed By Fire at Seneca Foods
On May 3, 2013 at 11:11am, the North Side & Oaks Corners Fire Departments were dispatched to Seneca Foods at
346 Gambee Road in the Town of Geneva for a third-party report of a storage building on fire at the rear of the
complex. Oaks Corners Chief Brian Maney called enroute at 11:13.
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06/28/13: Oaks Corners 3251 Responds to Flooding in Herkimer County
On June 28, 2013 parts of New York State experienced severe flooding caused by several days of torrential rains and
thunderstorms. In the early afternoon hours the Ontario County Emergency Management Office received a request
from the New York State Office of Emergency Management requesting Storm Emergency Fire Units (SEFU)
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09/02/13: Phelps Home Damaged by Fire
On Sunday September 2, 2013 at 12:03 pm the Phelps Fire Department, with automatic mutual aid from the Oaks
Corners Fire Company, was dispatched to 20 Kathlyn Avenue in the Village of Phelps for a reported garage fire.
Callers were reporting a fire in an attached garage with explosions and wires down.
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09/04/13: Patient Extricated From McIvor Road Crash
On 09/04/13 at 11:51am the Oaks Corners Fire Company & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to the intersection
of McIvor Road and Fort Hill Road for a reported vehicle crash with unknown injuries. Initial reports were for a
two-vehicle crash with one into a pole.  
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10/22/13: Driver Rescued from Thruway Rollover
On 10/22/13 at 2:38am the Oaks Corners Fire Company & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to Milepost 327 on
the New York State Thruway for a report of a commercial box truck rolled over in the median. Initial reports indicated
the driver was still trapped in the vehicle.
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11/09/13: Oaks Corners Firefighters Hold Annual Extrication Training
On November 6th and November 9th 2013 members of the Oaks Corners Fire Company held their annual accident
victim extrication training. The training was split into two sessions each lasting around three hours. The first session
consisted of basic extrication concepts including vehicle construction, vehicle stabilization,
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12/18/13 Serious Injuries in Route 96 Crash
On December 18, 2013 at 6:30am the Oaks Corners Fire Department & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to the
intersection of Route 96 and Hayes Road in the Town of Phelps for a reported motor vehicle crash involving three
vehicles with one rolled over.
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12/21/13 Firefighters Respond to Compactor Fire
On December 21, 2013 at 7:23am the Oaks Corners Fire Department was dispatched to Halco at 865 County Road 6
in Phelps for a report of a compactor fire near the building. Oaks Corners Engine 3211, Pumper/Tanker 3231, &
Heavy Rescue 3271 responded with a crew of 17 under the Direction of Deputy Chief Mike Reifsteck.
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03/08/14: Pets Rescued from Two-Alarm Fire in Phelps
On Saturday March 8, 2014 at 10:30am, the Oaks Corners Fire Company was dispatched to 2219 Lester Road in the
Town of Phelps for a report of a house fire. Initial reports indicated the vinyl siding was on fire at the rear of the
residence with smoke in the attic.
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03/10/14: Oaks Corners Fire Company Places Pet Oxygen Equipment in Service
On Monday March 10, 2014 the Oaks Corners Fire Company placed some new equipment in service specifically
designed to deliver oxygen to pets. The O2 Fur Life pet oxygen masks were donated to the Oaks Corners Fire
Company by the Cheshire Fire Department.
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03/22/14: Oaks Corners Fire Company Members receive Awards at Annual Banquet
On March 22, 2014 at the annual Oaks Corners Fire Company banquet, Chief Brian Maney presented Firefighter
Zachery Rey with the Emergency Responder of the Year award for 2013. Zach has been with us for four years
and has completed both the Firefighter-1 and Firefighter-2 courses as well as many others.
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04/29/14: Phelps House Destroyed by Fire
On Tuesday 04/29/14 at 0735 hours, the Phelps Fire Department along with automatic mutual aid from the Oaks
Corners Fire Department, were dispatched to a reported house fire at 14 Walnut Street in the Village of Phelps. Initial
reports indicated the living room and hallway were on fire. Phelps Fire Chief Ron Nieskes arrived on scene,
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05/21/14: Three-Alarm Fire Damages Historic Home in Oaks Corners
On Wednesday May 21, 2014 at 12:24pm, the Oaks Corners Fire Company, Phelps Fire Department, & Phelps
Ambulance were dispatched to 801 County Road 23 in the Hamlet of Oaks Corners for a reported house fire. This
house is the former Oaks Inn which was built in 1885 and was the site of a
two-alarm fire in November 2012. MORE...
09/08/14: Oaks Corners & Geneva Firefighters Conduct Extrication Training
On September 8, 2014 members of the Oaks Corners Fire Company and the Hydrant Hose Company of the Geneva
Fire Department conducted accident victim extrication training at Geneva Foreign & Sports on Route 14 in Geneva.
The departments were split into two groups with a mix of Geneva & Oaks Corners Firefighters in each group.
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09/12/14: Units Respond to Mass Casualty Incident on the NYS Thruway
On September 12, 2014 at 11:15 pm, the Oaks Corners Fire Company & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to
Milepost 328 East on the New York State Thruway for a reported motor vehicle accident with people laying in the
roadway. Additional callers were reporting a person trapped in the car.
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09/27/14: Mass Casualty Drill Conducted in Phelps
On 09/27/14 the Phelps Fire Department & Phelps Ambulance conducted a mass casualty drill involving several
surrounding agencies. The scenario involved a Finger Lakes Railways train striking a school bus with 14 occupants
on board.  The patients were triaged, treated by EMS providers, and decontaminated by the Haz-Mat teams.
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10/02/14: Serious Injuries in Route 14 Crash
On October 2, 2014 at 1726 hours the Oaks Corners Fire Company & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to the
corner of Route 14 & Cross Road for a reported two-vehicle crash with injuries. Oaks Corners Lieutenant Zach Rey
was the first unit to arrive on scene and reported one patient in each vehicle with one patient trapped.
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12/09/14: Tractor-Trailer Rolls Over on Route 96
On December 9, 2014 at 0738 hours, the Oaks Corners Fire Company & Phelps Ambulance were dispatched to the
Route 14 southbound off-ramp onto Route 96 east, for a report of a tractor-trailer rolled over. Oaks Corners Engine
3211 & Heavy Rescue 3271 responded.
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01/16/15: Home Damaged By Fire in Oaks Corners
On January 16, 2015 at 7:51am, the Oaks Corners Fire Company, Phelps Ambulance, and automatic mutual
aid from the Geneva & North Side Fire Departments were dispatched to 15 Tin Can Alley for a reported
chimney fire.  
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12/19/16: Oaks Corners Fire Department Elects 2017 Officers
On 12/19/16 members of the Oaks Corners Fire Department held their annual elections to select officers for 2017.
There were 34 members present and voting. The following members were elected to office for 2017
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04/05/17: EXCITING NEW PARTNERSHIP MADE with OCFD's "Oaks Corners Classic"
and DIxon Golf, Inc.
-- this new collaboration will add new prizes and challenges to this year's
annual golf tournament fundraiser. Go to the "Golf Tournament" page for more information!! (click
the Dixon Golf logo on the right to go to the Golf page...)
04/05/17: POPULAR CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW slated for May 6 -- the "Spring into
Summer" Craft and Vendor Show is scheduled for Saturday, May 6 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at
the firehouse. Click on the graphic to the right for more information... come on out and support your
local crafters, vendors and firefighters!!