Keystone Valley Fire Department
Keystone Valley Fire Department
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
Dec
Total 296 1003

PAST CALL STATS
YEAR: FIRE: EMS:
2016 296 1003
2015 284 1157
2014 323 1142
2013 291 893

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Latest 10 Responses
  • 12/02/2016: 17:53 ACCIDENT-BLS S CHURCH ST / BEALE DR
  • 12/01/2016: 18:33 ACCIDENT-BLS
  • 12/01/2016: 13:55 ACCIDENT-BLS 2681 WB RT 30 BYP
  • 11/30/2016: 08:59 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS 3226 LIMESTONE RD
  • 11/30/2016: 06:05 ACCIDENT-BLS 3226 LIMESTONE RD
  • 11/29/2016: 19:31 ALARM-FIRE 501 STRASBURG AVE
  • 11/29/2016: 17:09 ALARM-FIRE 116 QUARRY RD
  • 11/29/2016: 02:06 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS OLD STOTTSVILLE RD / BORO LINE RD
  • 11/28/2016: 20:23 FIRE-CHIMNEY 280 LENOVER RD
  • 11/28/2016: 02:28 FIRE-RELOCATE FIRE/EMS UNITS 376 E LINCOLN HWY

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FF/EMT Delestienne making the ascent.

Photo by S. Klingler
FF/EMT Delestienne making the ascent. Photo by S. Klingler

Cat Rescue

KVFD, December 02

Today, a resident from N. Limestone Road requested assistance in getting their cat down from a tree. It was estimated that the cat was about 30' feet up in a large tree. We had firefighters on-station and available after Chief Winter's funeral, so Ladder 8 responded and made the rescue.

Thanks to Ass't Chief Rich Klingler, FF/EMT Nate Delestienne, and FF/EMT Peter Mango for assisting this family. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Good-bye to Chief Winters (Chief 26)

KVFD, December 02

Thank you to everyone that came out and attended Chief Bill Winters (Chief 26) service today. It was a great honor to see many of Chester Counties past and present providers of the service send off Chief 26.

Chief Winters has in one way or another had some impact on many service providers of Chester County.

More importantly, on behalf of the Winters family and KVFD thank you for the continued support!

Brian ... (Full Story & Photos)

Honoring a legend. 

Photo by S. Klingler FF/EMT/BOD Member
Honoring a legend. Photo by S. Klingler FF/EMT/BOD Member

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THE PASSING OF CHIEF WILLIAM R. L. WINTERS, SR.

EMT Stephanie Klingler, November 29

On Monday, November 28, 2016, the Chester County Emergency Services community lost another one of its long time leaders. William R. L. Winters, Sr. passed away in the early morning hours yesterday at Harrison Senior Living in Christiana PA.

Chief Winters had been involved with the Chester County Firefighting community for over 50 years, 47 of those years as Fire Chief of the Atglen Fire Company. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Passing of "Chief 26" William "Bill" Winters

KVFD, November 29

The Keystone Valley Fire Department regrets to announce the passing of William "Bill" Winters also known as "Chief 26" of Atglen Fire Company. Chief Winters served the Atglen Fire Company and residents of Atglen Borough for over 50 years. Chief 26 Winters was Fire Chief for 46 years at the Atglen Fire Company.

Many members indicated that once again the fire service has lost another icon in the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Chief Bill Winters of Atglen Fire Company
Chief Bill Winters of Atglen Fire Company

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Tonight's chimney fire.
Tonight's chimney fire.

Chimney Fire in Highland Township

KVFD, November 28

On Monday night at 8:23 PM, KVFD was dispatched to a chimney fire at house in the 200 block of Lenover Road in Highland Township.

The resident reported that their chimney was on fire and they were evacuating the house.

Firefighters responded and arrived to find a working fire in the chimney. The resident advised that she went to add a log to the fire box and noticed a noise coming from the fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Sunday Community Work Details

KVFD, November 27

Today, KVFD members assisted our community with two events. Early this morning we assisted with traffic control at Victory Brewing for a 5K bicycle race through the countryside. Then later in the morning firefighters came together to assist a resident who recently had a medical emergency and was in need of some help.

Deputy Chief Cazillo thanks all those who gave up their Sunday morning to serve ... (Full Story)


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The switch involved in today's electrical fire.
The switch involved in today's electrical fire.

House fire in Parkesburg Boro Downgraded to Electrical Fire Inside

KVFD, November 23

This morning at 7:10 AM, KVFD with surrounding companies to assist, was dispatched to an electrical fire inside a house in the 300 block of W. Fifth Avenue, Parkesburg Borough. The caller told 9-1-1 that there was smoke coming from a light switch at the rear of the house.

EMC 08 (Kreger) arrived on-scene and confirmed the report from CCFR. EMC 08 advised the incident could be held to Station # ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Uncontrolled - "Controlled" Burn

KVFD, November 21

At 3:55 PM, KVFD was dispatched to the area of 5900 Windmill Road in West Sadsbury Township for a "controlled" burn that was threatening a residence. Firefighters responded and assisted the resident in extinguishing it. Crews were in-service there for about an hour.

Please no "controlled burns" until the wind dies down AND we get significant precipitation. The conditions are not right to do so safely.... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighters assisting in extinguishment.

Photo by FF/EMT Skymba
Firefighters assisting in extinguishment. Photo by FF/EMT Skymba

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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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     Keystone Valley Regional Fire District

 

Notice is hereby given that the Keystone Valley Regional Fire District will meet on Monday November 28 at 7:00 pm at the Keystone Valley Fire Department, 329 West First Avenue, Parkesburg, Pennsylvania to discuss the results of an emergency services study. Planned to attend are the following District member Municipal Officials; Parkesburg Borough, West Sadsbury Township, Highland Township, and Sadsbury Township.

 


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