Keystone Valley Fire Department
Keystone Valley Fire Department
Keystone Valley Regional Fire District

2017 KVFD INCIDENTS
MONTH: FIRE: EMS:
JAN 22 107
FEB 30 91
MAR 28 83
APR 22 92
MAY 27 101
JUN 15 102
JUL 18 94
AUG 11 89
SEPT
OCT
NOV
DEC
Total 173 759

2016 KVFD INCIDENTS
MONTH: FIRE: EMS:
Jan 25 88
Feb 25 95
Mar 34 107
Apr 41 97
May 25 108
June 30 103
July 27 105
Aug 15 96
Sept 20 103
Oct 19 101
Nov 35 90
Dec 17 94
Total 313 1187

PAST CALL STATS
YEAR: FIRE: EMS:
2016 313 1187
2015 284 1157
2014 323 1142
2013 291 893

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Latest 10 Responses
  • 10/23/2017: 05:56 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS 3503 LIMESTONE RD
  • 10/22/2017: 12:55 FIRE-ODOR INVESTIGATION INSIDE 3554 CEMETERY RD
  • 10/21/2017: 13:27 FIRE-NOTIFY FIRE CHIEF 3512 STRASBURG RD
  • 10/20/2017: 21:31 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 604 W FIFTH AVE
  • 10/20/2017: 14:25 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 447 S BONSALL SCHOOL RD
  • 10/20/2017: 12:59 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS OLD MILL RD / LINCOLN HWY
  • 10/19/2017: 13:14 ACCIDENT-BLS LOWER VALLEY RD / GAP NEWPORT PIKE
  • 10/19/2017: 07:50 ALARM-FIRE 360 STRASBURG AVE
  • 10/16/2017: 16:21 ACCIDENT-BLS 3711 W LINCOLN HWY
  • 10/16/2017: 16:05 FIRE-CHIMNEY 1255 W KINGS HWY
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Early Morning Crash in Highland

KVFD, October 23

This morning at 5:57 AM, KVFD with a paramedic from Brandywine Hospital, were dispatched to an accident, reported to be serious in the 3500 block of Limestone Road, Highland Township. The caller reported that it involved one vehicle into a utility pole, unknown injuries, and with possible entrapment.

Upon arrival, firefighters found that the driver had self-extricated. The driver was checked by EMS ... (Full Story & Photos)

This morning's crash.
This morning's crash.

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Part of today's work crew at Earl's. Great job...
Part of today's work crew at Earl's. Great job...

Clean-up Day at Earl's

KVFD, October 22

This morning several KVFD firefighters and family members met at Jackie and Earl Taylor's house in Pomeroy to assist in Fall clean-up, landscaping and preparing for Earl's homecoming after rehab. Mulch was donated by Mr. Dave Weaver of Weaver's Mulch and stone was donated by Jared Dalmas.

We also want to recognize the hard work of several Sadsbury folks who have been mowing and trimming the yard ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire Prevention

KVFD, October 20

On Friday, October 20th, Fire Prevention was conducted at Our Lady of Consolation Church Pre-School in West Sadsbury Township. KVFD personnel discussed fire prevention with the pre-school class and allowed them to tour the apparatus.

This is part of our annual program educating the youth on the importance of fire prevention. Today's fire prevention was lead by Doug Delestienne who is a board of ... (Full Story & Photos)

Our friends in front of Engine 8.
Our friends in front of Engine 8.

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Join Our Team - We Are Hiring!

KVFD, October 19

The Keystone Valley Fire Department is seeking individuals interested in Per Diem employment for the following position(s):

Emergency Medical Technicians

QUALIFICATIONS/ REQUIRED
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS
 Career Staff:
 Must have a minimum of either a high school diploma or a GED as evidence of completion of a
high school education
 Must have and maintain current Pennsylvania EMT-B certification ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ladder 8 Assist to West Caln

KVFD, October 16

At 4:09 PM, KVFD was dispatched to a home in the 1200 block of W. King’s Highway, West Caln Township, to assist the Wagontown Fire Co. with a chimney fire.

Upon arrival our firefighters assisted by checking the roof and chimney for any fire extension or hazards.

Ladder 8 was in service for approximately 30 minutes.

... (Full Story & Photos)

Ladder 8 at the chimney fire in West Caln.
Ladder 8 at the chimney fire in West Caln.

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Parkesburg Lion's Club Halloween Parade

KVFD , October 16

The 2017 Parkesburg Lion Club Halloween Parade is scheduled for Saturday, October 28, 2017.

The parade will start at 1:00 P.M.

Each year the parade includes a costume parade, local marching bands, and fire apparatus. It's always a good turn-out and fun to watch the creative costumes that residents and participants come up with.

Join us on Saturday, October 28, 2017! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire Prevention Week Activities at the Octorara Schools

KVFD, October 14

Yesterday firefighters came out from the Cochranville Fire Company, Christiana Fire Company (Lancaster County), Westwood Fire Company and the Keystone Valley Fire Department to conduct the annual fire prevention week activities at the Octorara Area School District.

The presentations were tailored for each age group and included fire prevention messages, a static display of apparatus, and a demonstration ... (Full Story & Photos)

FF/Paramedic Kreger is high in the sky at the OASD fire prevention detail yesterday.

Photo by J. Gonzalez
FF/Paramedic Kreger is high in the sky at the OASD fire prevention detail yesterday. Photo by J. Gonzalez

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FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger (L) with FF/Paramedic Brian Barrett (R).

Photo by Lisa Smith
FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger (L) with FF/Paramedic Brian Barrett (R). Photo by Lisa Smith

Fire Prevention Week at Curiosity Corner Children's Academy

KVFD, October 12

This morning Ladder 8 made a stop at Curiosity Corner to provide a fire prevention talk to 60 pre-school children and staff. FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger and FF/EMT Brian Barrett discussed age-appropriate fire prevention tactics, gave a tour of Ladder 8, and provided coloring books and KVFD helmets for each child.

All photos were by Lisa Smith of Curiosity Corner... (Full Story & Photos)

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"Working Regionally to Survive Locally"

The Keystone Valley Fire Department was formed in March 2013 with 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.

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Events

10/22/2017 - 12/20/2017
Fruitcake Sales

11/18/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

12/15/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

12/16/2017
Breakfast with Santa


 

 

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