Keystone Valley Fire Department
Keystone Valley Fire Department
2017 KVFD INCIDENTS
MONTH: FIRE: EMS:
JAN 22 107
FEB 30 91
MAR 28 83
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEPT
NOV
DEC
Total 80 281

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
  • 04/21/2017: 20:10 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 215 MAIN ST
  • 04/21/2017: 17:10 ACCIDENT-BLS W LINCOLN HWY / COMMONS DR
  • 04/21/2017: 10:13 ALARM-FIRE 3135 LOWER VALLEY RD
  • 04/21/2017: 06:35 FIRE-BARN LENOVER RD / LANTZ RD
  • 04/17/2017: 16:05 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 3341 LINCOLN HWY
  • 04/17/2017: 11:56 FIRE-POLES,WIRES,TRANSFORMER F 1711 LIMESTONE RD
  • 04/16/2017: 16:03 FIRE-BRUSH 320 W FIRST AVE
  • 04/16/2017: 15:02 FIRE-BRUSH 102 AIRPORT RD
  • 04/13/2017: 04:31 FIRE-RELOCATE FIRE/EMS UNITS 1400 BLACKHORSE HILL RD
  • 04/12/2017: 21:49 ALARM-CARBON MONOXIDE 153 DANIELLE LN

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Joint Monday Night Training with Christiana Station # 52 - VRT

KVFD, April 17

KVFD conducted joint vehicle rescue training with the Christiana Fire Company (Lancaster County) at Atglen Recycling on Monday evening April 17th.

Christiana FC asked KVFD if they would like to conduct joint scenario based training since the Companies work on the western boarder of Chester County together on incidents. KVFD and Christiana FC share a joint working agreement on incidents and this ... (Full Story & Photos)

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West Sadsbury - Rt.#30 Crash

KVFD, April 10

At 4:45 PM, KVFD was dispatched to a reported crash, one vehicle into a telephone pole with an unconscious occupant. Deputy 8, Amb 8-1, Rescue 8, and fire police units responded along with a paramedic from Brandywine Hospital. Another Brandywine Hospital paramedic, Mr. Leo Scaccia who had been traveling in the area, also assisted.

The occupant was transported to Paoli Hospital by Amb 8-1. Firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)

West Sadsbury Township police and Rescue 8 at the crash.
West Sadsbury Township police and Rescue 8 at the crash.

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Monday Night Training - Hose Line Management @ CCPSTC

KVFD, April 03

Tonight's training was conducted at the CCPSTC and it focused on hose line management with "live conditions".

KVFD personnel traveled to the Chester County Public Safety Training Center and utilized their tactical village drill tower for training evolution's which make it as real as it can get with supervised training.

Engine 8-1 & 8-2, along with Ladder 8 were utilized.

Personnel simulated ... (Full Story & Photos)

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KVFD Firefighters at "Family and Friends Day"

KVFD, April 02

Firefighter/EMT Tyler Devoe and Firefighter/EMT Shane Desiderio are in their final weeks of training for certification as a Firefighter-1 at the Chester County Public Safety Training Center in South Coatesville.

Chief Cazillo said,"Both firefighters exemplify what it means to serve our District. They have dedicated many hours in training and responses to our region over the years."

This is an ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighter/EMT Tyler Devoe's family and friends attending today's event. 

Both family and friends play a huge part in a volunteer's career of service. Without their support and sacrifice, it won't happen.
Firefighter/EMT Tyler Devoe's family and friends attending today's event. Both family and friends play a huge part in a volunteer's career of service. Without their support and sacrifice, it won't happen.

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Firefighters cleaning up the debris after a full extrication.

Photo by Capt. Gathercole
Firefighters cleaning up the debris after a full extrication. Photo by Capt. Gathercole

Serious Crash in Highland Township

KVFD, March 31

On Friday night at 7:27 PM, KVFD, with a paramedic from Brandywine Hospital, were dispatched for a motor vehicle crash reported to be serious on Rt.#10, Limestone Road, at Old Racetrack Road in Highland Township. Amb 8-2, Assistant 8, Rescue 8, FP 8-30,FP 8-32, and Tac 8 responded.

Assistant 8 assumed command and firefighters began a full extrication on the one vehicle. Extrication was completed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Tractor Trailer Fire on Route # 41

KVFD, March 29

Early Wednesday morning at 12:34 AM, KVFD was dispatched for tractor trailer on fire in the area of Lower Valley Road at Glen Run Road in West Sadsbury Township.

A fire police unit, 8-33, was the first to arrive and he corrected the address to Rt.#41 just south of 372.

Engine 8-1 with the Captain arrived on-scene and assumed the Route 41 Command. Station # 52 was added to the assignment due to ... (Full Story & Photos)

KVFD Personnel on the hand-line of Engine 8-1
FF/EMT Desiderio and FF/EMT DeMarco
KVFD Personnel on the hand-line of Engine 8-1 FF/EMT Desiderio and FF/EMT DeMarco

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KVFD's Command staff briefing Senator Dinniman.
KVFD's Command staff briefing Senator Dinniman.

Dinniman Joins Kickoff of KVFD's Capital Campaign

KVFD, March 28

Dinniman Joins Kickoff of Keystone Valley Fire Dept. Capital Campaign

PARKESBURG – March 28, 2017 – State Senator Andy Dinniman recently visited the Keystone Valley Fire Department (KVFD) to mark the kickoff of the department’s Capital Fundraising Campaign to renovate and rebuild its station in downtown Parkesburg.

“Chester County is home to some of the best and most well-trained firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Sunday Morning VRT Training at Atglen Recycling

KVFD, March 26

Today, firefighters had the opportunity to do some VRT training at Atglen Recycling and use state of the art Hurst Rescue equipment as a demo of possible equipment for a new rescue truck. The training was set up by Lt. Tim "Hacksaw" Reynolds and it was well attended.

Thanks to John Sileski and Steve Miller for coming out, teaching us new rescue techniques and demonstrating the latest technology in ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighters at today's training.
Firefighters at today's training.

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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

04/30/2017
Parkesburg VFW - Beef and Beer

05/13/2017
Mother's Day - Car Wash/Flowers and Chicken Barbecue

06/20/2017 - 06/24/2017
Parkesburg Community Fair

06/24/2017
Crafters Wanted - Parkesburg Community Fair by KVFD

09/16/2017
Pork Roast Dinner

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

12/16/2017
Breakfast with Santa


 

 

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