This morning at 6:51 AM, KVFD with mutual aid from Sadsburyville, Modena, Cochranville and others responded to a house fire reported in the first block of Stove Pipe Hill in Sadsbury Township, Chester County. The caller reported that he was driving by and saw smoke from the rear of the house. This was soon dispatched as a working fire bringing assistance from multiple area fire companies, and Brandywine ... (Full Story & Photos)
Stove Pipe Hill Fire
Photo by Mark Walsh, IrishEyes Photography
Last night the active crew conducted a Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) drill with members participating in a very spirited game of Dodge Ball while in full turn-out gear and "breathing air." Those that were "out" had to do jumping jacks or push-ups until the game concluded. The focus of the training was to become familiar with SCBA and to learn how to best manage your "air" while engaged ... (Full Story & Photos)
On today’s date at 1021 hours KVFD along with Lancaster County Gap (42), & Christiana (52) and Chester County Honey Brook (33) for RIT were dispatched for an outbuilding in the area of the 6100 block of Limeville Road.
Supplemental information from CCFR advised of a shed containing lawn mowers inside and propane near-by was fully involved at 6139 Limeville Road.
At 3:54 PM, KVFD was dispatched to Rt.#10 at Crystal Springs for a crash reportedly involving three vehicles partially blocking. Amb 8-1 confirmed the report upon their arrival and found that there were no injuries. Firefighters assisted in hazard control while fire police assisted in traffic control.
This morning at 1:46 AM, KVFD along with multiple surrounding fire companies, was dispatched to assist the Modena Fire Company with a building fire in the first block of Youngsburg Road. Modena firefighters found the building to be fully involved upon arrival. KVFD responded with Rescue 8 and Tanker 8, and assisted.
See scene photos and photos of "8" firefighters by Mark Walsh on Facebook at IrishEyez ... (Full Story & Photos)
Youngsburg Road fire in East Fallowfield.
Photo by Mark Walsh, IrishEyez Photography.
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West Sadsbury Township 6400 N. Moscow Road Parkesburg, PA 19365 Phone: 610-857-5969 FAX: 610-857-1415... (Full Story & Photos)
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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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