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
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 207 703

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

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

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Latest 10 Responses
  • 08/23/2016: 06:56 ACCIDENT - SERIOUS 452 PHILIPS DR ,07
  • 08/22/2016: 10:48 ALARM - FIRE 770 COMMONS DR ,36
  • 08/20/2016: 12:38 SYNCOPE/FAINTING - BLS 1265 OLD WILMINGTON RD ,37
  • 08/19/2016: 08:42 FURNACE MALFUNCTION 102 WASHINGTON LA ,37
  • 08/16/2016: 01:23 ALARM - CARBON MONOXIDE 36 CHESTNUT ST ,37
  • 08/15/2016: 00:45 BUILDING FIRE 3456 LINCOLN HW, PARADISE TWP (NV)
  • 08/13/2016: 11:21 ALARM - FIRE 159 OLD RACETRACK RD ,45
  • 08/08/2016: 16:01 ACCIDENT - UNKNOWN INJURIES RT 10/RT 41 ,44 (V)
  • 08/07/2016: 12:01 ACCIDENT - UNKNOWN INJURIES 710 COMMONS DR ,36
  • 08/06/2016: 00:47 FORCIBLE ENTRY 320 W FIRST AV ,08

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Monday Night Training - Master Stream Operations

KVFD, August 22

Tonight, KVFD firefighters conducted a brief review in the use of the new mobile data terminals and then proceeded to the rear of the Home Depot for training in master stream operations after carefully checking that all trucks fit under the recently renovated Culvert Street Amtrak bridge. (They did !)

Firefighters used various master streams including portable and aerial devices while Chief Engineer ... (Full Story & Photos)

Master stream from Ladder 8

Photo by FF/EMT Carley Stutzman
Master stream from Ladder 8 Photo by FF/EMT Carley Stutzman

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Ladder 8 with our Flag over the park.
Ladder 8 with our Flag over the park.

Busy Saturday in the District

KVFD, August 20

Busy weekend again at KVFD!

Two major events occurred this weekend with Sadsbury Township’s Community Day and park dedication occurring at Bert Reel Park, and the 5th Annual Fiddler’s Picnic at the Landis Woodland Preserve in Atglen. KVFD staffed an ambulance and fire apparatus at each event, and firefighters ran v2 of our Kids’ Firefighter Challenge at Bert Reel Park.

The challenge was very successful ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Budweiser's Clydesdales to Appear at the VFW

KVFD, August 19

Meet the world famous Budweiser Clydesdales on Sunday,August 28th, at 2PM, at the Parkesburg VFW.

Budweiser describes the horses as:

"TRUE AMERICAN ICONS, first introduced in 1933, after the repeal of Prohibition, the Clydesdales have served as living symbols of not just Budweiser, but also the unconquerable American spirit.

Famous worldwide for their appearances in parades, television broadcasts, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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West Sadsbury Township Annual Fiddlers Picnic

KVFD , August 16

5th Annual Lanchester Fiddlers Picnic

Saturday August 20th, 2016

10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Landis Woodland Preserve

610 Zion Hill Road
Atglen, Pa 19310

... (Full Story & Photos)

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2016 Sadsbury Township Community Day

KVFD, August 16

Please join KVFD at the Sadsbury Township Community Day on Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Bring the family and spend the day with us!

Sadsbury Township BERT REEL PARK
COMMUNITY DAY
Saturday, August 20, 2016
10 A.M. until 3 P.M.

KVFD Kids Firefighter Challenge Obstacle Course
Food
Games & Activities
Music
Moon Bounce Houses
Local Merchants


Featuring the dedication of Eric's Playground

Community ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Just hanging around at training!

FF/EMT David Green (L) with Jr. FF Ryan Holmes (C), and FF/EMT Brian Vickers (R).
Just hanging around at training! FF/EMT David Green (L) with Jr. FF Ryan Holmes (C), and FF/EMT Brian Vickers (R).

Monday Night Training - Ropes, Rigging and Stokes

KVFD, August 15

Tonight, the building committee met with our architect to finalize building design and the command staff met to discuss construction on Culvert Street and Main Street, and it's impact on our responses.

Lt. Jason Legieko, conducted tonight's training focusing on the use of a stokes basket to securely package patients in various rescue situations. Lt. Legieko is also a career firefighter in Maryland.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Tanker 8 Assists at a Major Fire in Lancaster County

KVFD, August 15

This morning at 12:45 AM, Tanker 8 was dispatched as part of a multi-county task force to assist Lancaster County fire companies with a multiple alarm fire at a business at 3456 Lincoln Highway, Paradise Township, Lancaster County.

The firefighters, Deputy Chief Cazillo and FF Kevin Holmes were out until almost 5:00 AM, assisting in the water supply operation.... (Full Story & Photos)

Tanker 8 on location.

Photos by Deputy Chief Cazillo.
Tanker 8 on location. Photos by Deputy Chief Cazillo.

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One of our amazing KVFD Kids. Brayden, age 3.  

Photo courtesy of his grandmother Kathi. 

See Brayden in action in the photo album on our Facebook page.
One of our amazing KVFD Kids. Brayden, age 3. Photo courtesy of his grandmother Kathi. See Brayden in action in the photo album on our Facebook page.

The 2016 Parkesburg Community Day - Kids' Firefighter Challenge

KVFD, August 14

Thanks to all who braved the sweltering conditions to attend or volunteer at the event yesterday. In addition to the heat, we faced some other obstacles, but overall it seemed to go well. Our fire and EMS crews were very busy with call volumes all-day but we still got it done.

At the community day event, our KVFD firefighters had an opportunity to run our first ever Kids' FF Challenge. Go to our ... (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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