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

2020 KVFD INCIDENTS
MONTH: FIRE: EMS:
JAN: 18 115
FEB: 21 120
MAR: 23 107
APR: 17 95
MAY: 23 103
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TOTAL:
0 102 540

PAST CALL STATS
YEAR: FIRE: EMS:
2019 271 1241
2018 248 1155
2017 237 1137
2016 313 1187
2015 284 1157
2014 323 1142
2013 291 893

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  • 07/06/2020: 08:11 FIRE-FUEL SPILL 10 E FIRST AVE 07/06/20 PRKSBG 08
  • 07/05/2020: 18:44 ALARM-FIRE 320 OCTORARA AVE 07/05/20 PRKSBG 08
  • 07/05/2020: 00:00 FIRE-RELOCATE FIRE/EMS UNITS 376 E LINCOLN HWY 07/05/20 COATVL 41
  • 07/04/2020: 23:43 FIRE-GARAGE MERCHANT ST / N SEVENTH AVE 07/04/20 COATVL 41
  • 07/04/2020: 19:38 FIRE-APARTMENT BUILDING FIRE 3250 E LINCOLN HWY 07/04/20 PARDSE OO
  • 07/04/2020: 16:53 ACCIDENT-ALS QUARRY RD / OCTORARA TRL 07/04/20 SADS 31
  • 07/03/2020: 20:34 FIRE-HOUSE FIRE 644 E CHESTNUT ST 07/03/20 COATVL 41
  • 07/03/2020: 01:17 FIRE-PUBLIC SERVICE 40 BORO LINE RD 07/03/20 HGHLND 08
  • 07/02/2020: 17:37 ACCIDENT-BLS 3512 STRASBURG RD 07/02/20 SADS 31
  • 07/01/2020: 21:50 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 1023 GAP NEWPORT PIKE 07/01/20 WFALLO 27
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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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Congratulations to Jared & Lara  - Mr. & Mrs. Dalmas!
Congratulations to Jared & Lara  - Mr. & Mrs. Dalmas!

Congratulations

KVFD, July 03

KVFD wishes to congratulate Lara and Jared Dalmas. They were married today and we wish them the best. Jared is a past Chairman of the Board, firefighter/EMT, and a current social member. He serves as our grant writer and as such has brought thousands of dollars into the fire department.

Congratulations to Jared & Lara  - Mr. & Mrs. Dalmas! 

... (Full Story & Photos)

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New Ambulance for our EMS Division

KVFD, July 01

Keystone Valley Fire Department Ambulance 8-1 is an aging ambulance that was 12 years old with over 200,000 miles on it. It was well used and sorely in need of replacement.

So in partnership with the Keystone Valley Regional Fire District and the fire department, we were able to purchase a replacement of that ambulance, a "new" demonstration unit at a reduced cost, specifically a 2019 Ford F450, ... (Full Story & Photos)

The new Ambulance 8!
The new Ambulance 8!

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Bruce Trego, Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner announces grant awards
Bruce Trego, Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner announces grant awards

State Fire Commissioner Announces Grant Awards

KVFD, June 09

Annual Grant Program

FCEMSGP makes an annual grant program available for volunteer and career fire companies, emergency medical services and rescue squads. This year KVFD was able to be funded for over $87K.

The Board of Directors thanks Parkesburg Borough, West Sadsbury Township, Highland Township & Sadsbury Township for their support and most of all, the members of our communities for their on-going ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Drive-by Celebrations

KVFD, June 05

Please note - as Chester County transitions to the yellow phase and the "stay at home" order is lifted, we will no longer be providing the "drive-by" celebrations (other than what is currently scheduled.) ... (Full Story & Photos)

Chester County enters the Yellow Phase
Chester County enters the Yellow Phase

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Serious crash with fire in Gap

Photo by FF/EMT Stephanie A. Klingler
Serious crash with fire in Gap Photo by FF/EMT Stephanie A. Klingler

Assist at a Serious Crash in Gap

KVFD, May 23

This morning at 9:27 AM, KVFD was dispatched to assist the Gap Fire Company with a serious accident on Lincoln Highway in Salisbury Township reported to initially be a building fire but soon upgraded to a vehicle into a house with a fire. KVFD responded to assist and our firefighters were in-service there until 11:49 AM.

See Gap's report for details.

The investigation is being conducted by PSP-Lancaster. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Accident with Heavy Entrapment

KVFD, May 19

On Tuesday morning at 9:45 AM, KVFD was dispatched to an accident, soon reported to be with heavy entrapment, on W. Lincoln Highway at Newlin Road in West Sadsbury Township. Deputy Chief Schreiber arrived and assumed Rt#30 Command. Firefighters arrived and initiated extrication while EMS began patient care and fire police shut down the road.

Jeff Stat 3 was placed on standby but then was requested ... (Full Story & Photos)

Single vehicle crash into a tree injures three.
Single vehicle crash into a tree injures three.

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Mower on fire in Highland Township
Mower on fire in Highland Township

Mower on Fire in Highland Township

KVFD , May 13

At 8:18 PM, KVFD was dispatched to a mower on fire at Old Racetrack Road at E. Highland Road in Highland Township.

Rescue 8 arrived on-scene to a riding mower in the field on fire. Assistant 8 (Klingler) had the Command.

Rescue 8's crew deployed an attack line and extinguished the fire. Engine 8 arrived on-scene and supplied Rescue 8 with water supply while personnel assisted the crew of Rescue ... (Full Story & Photos)

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House Fire in Highland Township

KVFD, May 05

This afternoon KVFD, with surrounding fire companies to assist, was dispatched to a house fire on Glenrose Road at N. Five Points Road in Highland Township. The caller reported that there was a fire in the wall. Deputy 8 arrived and reported that there was a small fire in the wall at the back corner of the house.

Firefighters extinguished the fire, opened up the wall and checked for any extension. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighters extinguish a small fire in the back wall of the home.
Firefighters extinguish a small fire in the back wall of the home.

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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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