Keystone Valley Fire Department
Keystone Valley Fire Department
2016 KVFD INCIDENTS
MONTH: FIRE: EMS:
Jan 25 88
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 25 88

2015 KVFD Incidents
Month: Fire: EMS:
Jan 21 89
Feb 29 82
Mar 24 103
Apr 28 88
May 25 104
June 27 107
July 18 115
Aug 24 89
Sept 21 93
Oct 28 94
Nov 22 95
Dec 17 98
Total 284 1157

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

PAST CALL STATS
YEAR: FIRE TOTALS: EMS TOTALS:
2015 284 1157
2014 323 1142
2013 291 893

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Latest 10 Responses
  • 02/06/2016: 00:05 NOTIFY FIRE CHIEF 320 W FIRST AV ,08
  • 02/05/2016: 18:45 ACCIDENT - ENTRAPMENT RT 372/TIMACULA RD ,37 (V)
  • 02/05/2016: 17:30 ALARM - FIRE 3127 LOWER VALLEY RD ,36
  • 02/04/2016: 09:48 ALARM - FIRE 3127 LOWER VALLEY RD ,36
  • 02/02/2016: 07:08 APARTMENT BUILDING FIRE 320 W FIRST AV ,08
  • 02/02/2016: 06:26 ACCIDENT - INJURIES NB SWAN RD NO STRASBURG RD ,36 (V)
  • 02/01/2016: 12:28 ALARM - FIRE 3127 LOWER VALLEY RD ,36
  • 01/29/2016: 11:26 RESIDENTIAL RESCUE 513 W FIRST AV ,08
  • 01/29/2016: 10:45 ACCIDENT - INJURIES 5007 W LINCOLN HW ,36
  • 01/28/2016: 13:03 FIRE POLICE REQUEST STRASBURG RD/SIMMONTOWN RD,89 (NV)
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Welcome to the Official Website of the Keystone Valley Fire Department

Chester County Station #8

"Working Regionally to Survive Locally"

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Photo by Engineer Rhoades
Photo by Engineer Rhoades

Crash in Stottsville

KVFD, February 05

At 6:45 PM, KVFD, with Westwood ambulance and paramedics from Brandywine Hospital, was dispatched to an accident with entrapment on Valley Road at Timicula Road in Sadsbury Township. The police arrived and advised there was no entrapment but there were three victims in the two involved vehicles. Chief 8, Amb 8-1, Tac 8, Rescue 8, Traffic 8, Amb 44-1, Brandywine's Hospital's Medic 93-2 and 93-3, initially ... (Full Story & Photos)

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The Pa State Fire Commissioner's Office awards $62,235.82 in grants to the KVFD

KVFD, February 02

On Monday, February 1, 2016, KVFD was notified of two grant awards from the 2015-16 Pa State Fire Commissioner's, Fire Company Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program.

We received an award of $47,834.12 for use in fire department operations and an award of $14,401.70 for use in emergency medical service operations. These funds will be utilized for the purchase of new portable radios. With the purchase ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ladder 8
Ladder 8

Apartment Building Fire

KVFD, February 02

On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at 7:07 AM, KVFD, with multiple surrounding fire companies and ambulances, was dispatched to an apartment building fire at Westminister Place. The caller advised 9-1-1 that there was smoke on the second floor with alarms sounding from one of the apartments. This generated a dispatch of significant resources because that location is a senior housing facility with many ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Early Morning Crash in West Sadsbury

KVFD, February 02

On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at 6:26 AM, KVFD was dispatched to an automobile accident reported to be one vehicle off the road into a corn field on Swan Road north of Strasburg Road in West Sadsbury Township, Chester County.

The caller reported that there was one person still in the vehicle and the vehicle had rolled over. It was now upright and there was no entrapment.

Amb 8-1, Deputy 8, Rescue ... (Full Story & Photos)

EMS removing the victim from the vehicle
EMS removing the victim from the vehicle

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Firefighters investigating the alarm.

Photos by Engineer Rhoades
Firefighters investigating the alarm. Photos by Engineer Rhoades

Fire Alarm

KVFD, February 01

Yesterday, at 12:28 PM, KVFD, with Christiana Fire Company to assist, was dispatched to an automatic fire alarm, a water flow from the sprinkler system, at a business in the 3100 block of Lower Valley Road. West Sadsbury Township. Deputy 8, Ambulance 8-2, Ladder 8 and Tanker 8 responded.

Firefighters assisted in checking the building and found no fire. The alarm system was reset.

Photos by Engineer ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Join us for an Amish Chicken Pot Pie Dinner

KVFD, February 01

Please join the Keystone Valley Fire Department at the East Station, 1918 Valley Road,Pomeroy, PA for a Homemade Chicken Pot Pie Dinner on Saturday, February 20, 2016, 2pm to 7pm.

Adults: $10
Children 5 - 10 years: $6
Children under 5 years: Free
Quart sales: $7 Bring your own containers first come-first served.

Everyone thinks that "Chicken Pot Pie" is a meal that is served in a pie crust of ... (Full Story & Photos)

Join us!
Join us!

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Firefighters assist the police at today's accident.
Firefighters assist the police at today's accident.

Rt.#30 Crash

KVFD, January 29

At 10:45 AM, KVFD responded with Utility 8 and Chief 8, and Christiana Community ambulance to a two vehicle accident in the 5000 block of W. Lincoln Highway, West Sadsbury Township. One motorist was reportedly complaining of neck pain, and the other was uninjured. Our ambulance was committed to another call.

Firefighters assisted the West Sadsbury Township police with hazard control and traffic. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Winter Safety Tips for Residents

KVFD, January 27

While we are accustomed to dealing with the usual hurdles the winter weather brings, there are a few simple reminders we ask residents to help us with your residence. Lately, there has been in an increase in call volume related to these emergencies.

Wintry weather can create fire safety hazards, such as ice or heavy snowfall that can obstruct fire hydrants. You can help reduce the risk by keeping ... (Full Story & Photos)

             Please check these areas
Please check these areas

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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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     Keystone Valley Regional Fire District

Request for Proposal (RFP)

Keystone Valley Regional Fire District (KVRFD) is seeking the services of a qualified Vendor to provide a study of current emergency service delivery and deployment, as well as strategic planning options for 5, 10 and 15 year goals and objectives.

Interested firms can obtain request for proposal documents; including RFP cover letter, RFP technical and contractual specifications, and Scope of Work, beginning Monday January 25, 2016.

Contact Raymond Stackhouse, Fire District Administrator at ffmedic4@comcast.net for a copy of the RFP documents.


Events

02/20/2016
Chicken Pot Pie Dinner

02/20/2016
Community Breakfast at The Point

02/29/2016
Miller-Keystone Blood Drive

03/19/2016
Community Breakfast at The Point

03/19/2016
2nd Annual Gary Sensenig Memorial Benefit-Poker Tournament

07/05/2016 - 07/09/2016
KVFD Carnival


Highlighted Members of the Month:

Dan Tribbett

Michael Lam- Career Staff

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