Keystone Valley Fire Department
Keystone Valley Fire Department
2015 KVFD Incidents
Month: Fire: EMS:
Jan 21 89
Feb 29 81
Mar 24 102
Apr 28 88
May 25 106
June 27 107
July 18 115
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 172 688

2014 KVFD Incidents
Month: Fire: EMS:
Jan 33 116
Feb 45 106
Mar 26 78
Apr 36 99
May 27 86
Jun 23 86
Jul 31 90
Aug 20 98
Sep 21 95
Oct 22 98
Nov 20 91
Dec 19 99
Total 323 1142

2013 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 34 92
Feb 31 67
Mar 20 60
Apr 21 64
May 23 68
Jun 24 52
Jul 20 82
Aug 18 84
Sep 25 75
Oct 22 70
Nov 22 83
Dec 31 96
Total 291 893

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Latest 10 Responses
  • 08/15/2015: 07:15 RESIDENTIAL RESCUE 17 SPRUCE ST ,37
  • 08/11/2015: 04:57 HOUSE FIRE 334 MAIN ST ,08
  • 08/05/2015: 16:54 NOTIFY MUNICIPAL FIRE MARSHAL 347 WOODLAND DR ,36
  • 08/05/2015: 14:42 ALARM - FIRE 704 W SECOND AV ,08
  • 08/03/2015: 20:23 ALARM - FIRE 538 GUM TREE RD ,45
  • 08/01/2015: 20:51 BUILDING FIRE 1030 GAP NEWPORT PK ,44
  • 07/31/2015: 14:59 ALARM - CARBON MONOXIDE 613 BEDROCK RD ,37
  • 07/29/2015: 02:11 SEIZURES - BLS 52 FREDERICK RD ,37
  • 07/26/2015: 14:59 ACCIDENT - PEDESTRIAN STRUCK 809 W FOURTH AV ,08
  • 07/25/2015: 14:33 ACCIDENT - MOTORCYCLE MARTIN RD/STATION RD ,45 (V)

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"Working Regionally to Survive Locally"

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KVFD fire police on the overnight traffic post.
KVFD fire police on the overnight traffic post.

Fire Police Assist at Serious Crash

KVFD, August 24

Early this morning at 12:57 AM the Cochranville Fire Company was dispatched to the 2000 block of Limestone Road between Troop Road and Hostetter Rd for an accident reported with entrapment. KVFD and area fire police were requested to respond and close down the road while CFC crews worked to extricate the driver and clear the hazards.

KVFD Fire police were on location from 1:20 AM to approximately ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Today's Fire in East Fallowfield

KVFD, August 23

KVFD stands ready to respond and assist our neighbors as per our District Response Guidelines.

The politics and policies of other fire companies or departments are the sole responsibility of their Officers and in no way plays a part in KVFD's readiness or willingness to provide effective and efficient automatic or mutual aid.

We are always ready and willing to serve.

Our thoughts and prayers are ... (Full Story)


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Crews on scene at last night's house fire.
Crews on scene at last night's house fire.

Appliance Fire on Main Street

KVFD, August 20

At 11:16 PM, Wednesday night KVFD was dispatched to an appliance fire in the 200 block of Main Street in Parkesburg.

The caller reported a grease fire on the stove, and it was outside the oven. This report caused the call to be upgraded to a house fire.

Sadsburyville Fire Company, Cochranville Fire Company and the Westwood Fire Company were dispatched to assist.

Capt. Schreiber arrived and assumed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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KVFD, Parkesburg's Office of Emergency Management and the American Red Cross Partner in an Outreach

KVFD, August 19

On Thursday, August 27th, the American Red Cross will be partnering with the Parkesburg Office of Emergency Management and KVFD on a community outreach in the area surrounding the 300 block of W. Main Street in Parkesburg. The American Red Cross typically follows fatal fires with an effort to educate and inform neighbors and nearby residents. They will be in the area at 1 PM with preparedness materials, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Rescue 8 at the North East
Rescue 8 at the North East

Rescue 8 and a Crew Detailed to Cecil County

KVFD, August 16

KVFD was contacted several weeks ago by Chief Piatelli of the North East Fire Company and asked to provide a rescue and crew yesterday.

The North East Fire Company had three events occurring that is estimated to bring over 30,000 people a day into the area. The events were the ESPN Huk Performance Fishing Bassmaster Elite at Chesapeake Bay, Lucas Oil NHRA Drag Races at the track, and a boat show.

Rescue ... (Full Story & Photos)

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FM Global Fire Prevention Grant

KVFD, August 12

The FM Global Corporation is the largest insurer of commercial property in the United States. Partnering with Fire Departments nationwide, as part of their Fire Prevention Grant Program, they believe that the majority of fires can be prevented. Today, Jared Dalmas of the Keystone Valley Fire Department, Board of Directors met with Harold Silbaugh from the FM Global Corporation to receive a Fire Prevention ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mr. Harold Silbaugh (L) with FF/Paramedic Dalmas (R)

Photo by FF/EMT Solecki
Mr. Harold Silbaugh (L) with FF/Paramedic Dalmas (R) Photo by FF/EMT Solecki

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Jr. Firefighter Nate Gathercole
Jr. Firefighter Nate Gathercole

Event Photos are Posted

KVFD, August 12

Photos from The 2015 Frank Haas Memorial Firefighters' Challenge taken by our event photographer, Mark of IrishEyez Photography, are now posted on his Facebook page. Please visit his website to see his other work.

Mark donated his time, and we ask that you consider using IrishEyez Photography when you need a professional photographer.

Thanks Mark for the photos and your support of our event.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fatal Fire in Parkesburg Borough **UPDATED**

KVFD, August 11

At 4:53 AM KVFD, with multiple surrounding departments, was dispatched to a house fire in the 300 block of Main Street, Parkesburg Borough. Firefighters were in the area for a fire alarm at 428 Strasburg Avenue, so our response was within a few minutes. Callers reported that the house was fully involved with "the family still inside."

Upon arrival, firefighters encountered heavy fire conditions from ... (Full Story & Photos)



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"Working Regionally to Survive Locally"

The Keystone Valley Fire Department was formed in March 2013 after the consolidation of the Parkesburg, Pomeroy and Atglen Fire Companies.  Station # 8 provides Fire/Rescue & EMS Services to Parkesburg Borough, West Sadsbury Township, Sadsbury Township and Highland Township. Please click on the Volunteer Section to learn how to become a member of the KVFD family!

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Lieutenant Jason Legieko

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