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

2017 KVFD INCIDENTS
MONTH: FIRE: EMS:
JAN 22 107
FEB 30 91
MAR 28 83
APR 22 92
MAY 27 101
JUN 15 102
JUL 18 94
AUG 11 89
SEPT
OCT
NOV
DEC
Total 173 759

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
  • 10/16/2017: 16:21 ACCIDENT-BLS 3711 W LINCOLN HWY
  • 10/16/2017: 16:05 FIRE-CHIMNEY 1255 W KINGS HWY
  • 10/16/2017: 08:07 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS RT 897 / HOFFMEIER RD
  • 10/15/2017: 00:18 ALARM-CARBON MONOXIDE 300 STACY LN
  • 10/13/2017: 19:44 ACCIDENT-BLS 733 W FIRST AVE
  • 10/13/2017: 15:27 ACCIDENT-BLS 3127 LOWER VALLEY RD
  • 10/12/2017: 12:11 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS 525 MAIN ST
  • 10/12/2017: 10:52 ALARM-FIRE 320 W FIRST AVE
  • 10/11/2017: 15:35 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 4073 LOWER VALLEY RD
  • 10/09/2017: 11:07 ALARM-FIRE 200 COMMONS DR

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Ladder 8 at the chimney fire in West Caln.
Ladder 8 at the chimney fire in West Caln.

Ladder 8 Assist to West Caln

KVFD, October 16

At 4:09 PM, KVFD was dispatched to a home in the 1200 block of W. King’s Highway, West Caln Township, to assist the Wagontown Fire Co. with a chimney fire.

Upon arrival our firefighters assisted by checking the roof and chimney for any fire extension or hazards.

Ladder 8 was in service for approximately 30 minutes.

... (Full Story & Photos)

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Parkesburg Lion's Club Halloween Parade

KVFD , October 16

The 2017 Parkesburg Lion Club Halloween Parade is scheduled for Saturday, October 28, 2017.

The parade will start at 1:00 P.M.

Each year the parade includes a costume parade, local marching bands, and fire apparatus. It's always a good turn-out and fun to watch the creative costumes that residents and participants come up with.

Join us on Saturday, October 28, 2017! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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FF/Paramedic Kreger is high in the sky at the OASD fire prevention detail yesterday.

Photo by J. Gonzalez
FF/Paramedic Kreger is high in the sky at the OASD fire prevention detail yesterday. Photo by J. Gonzalez

Fire Prevention Week Activities at the Octorara Schools

KVFD, October 14

Yesterday firefighters came out from the Cochranville Fire Company, Christiana Fire Company (Lancaster County), Westwood Fire Company and the Keystone Valley Fire Department to conduct the annual fire prevention week activities at the Octorara Area School District.

The presentations were tailored for each age group and included fire prevention messages, a static display of apparatus, and a demonstration ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire Prevention Week at Curiosity Corner Children's Academy

KVFD, October 12

This morning Ladder 8 made a stop at Curiosity Corner to provide a fire prevention talk to 60 pre-school children and staff. FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger and FF/EMT Brian Barrett discussed age-appropriate fire prevention tactics, gave a tour of Ladder 8, and provided coloring books and KVFD helmets for each child.

All photos were by Lisa Smith of Curiosity Corner... (Full Story & Photos)

FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger (L) with FF/Paramedic Brian Barrett (R).

Photo by Lisa Smith
FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger (L) with FF/Paramedic Brian Barrett (R). Photo by Lisa Smith

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Mid-day crash injures one and closes Main Street in Parkesburg
Mid-day crash injures one and closes Main Street in Parkesburg

Noon Crash Closes Main Street

KVFD, October 12

At 12:12 PM on Thursday, KVFD, with a paramedic from Brandywine Hospital, was dispatched to a crash reported to be serious in the 500 block of Main Street, Parkesburg Borough. There were multiple callers with contradictory information provided, but upon arrival, firefighters found one person laying in the roadway after they had self-extricated from a single vehicle, an SUV that crashed into a utility ... (Full Story & Photos)

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KVFD Provides CPR Training To Victory Brewing

KVFD, October 10

Today KVFD traveled to Victory Brewing in West Sadsbury Township to provide CPR/AED training to its employees and management staff.

Instructors discussed the importance of workplace safety and reviewed basic first-aid, CPR and AED using lectures and practical skills.

Victory Brewing does have an AED on hand at all its facilities, and some staff are trained on it in case of an emergency. Today's ... (Full Story & Photos)

Instructor Ian Torello from Station #78 assisting us in presenting today's course at Victory Brewing.
Instructor Ian Torello from Station #78 assisting us in presenting today's course at Victory Brewing.

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Jr. FF Gonzalez helping a new friend down after a tour on Engine 8.
Jr. FF Gonzalez helping a new friend down after a tour on Engine 8.

Home Depot (West Sadsbury Twp.) Fire Prevention Event - Saturday October 7th, 2017

KVFD, October 07

Home Depot of West Sadsbury Township Fire Prevention Event - Saturday October 7th, 2017 from 0900 till 1200.

The event is always a huge success with over 90 children taking part in the craft of building a fire station, interacting with firefighters and touring our static display. Please watch our Facebook page for more photos and for who that take photos of our firefighters with your kids, please ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Afternoon Crash at Rt.#10 and Commons Drive

KVFD, October 06

At 12:39 PM, KVFD was dispatched to an auto accident involving two vehicles on Rt.#10 at Common's Drive in West Sadsbury Township. A child was involved and needed to be checked by EMS. Amb 8-1 initially responded and confirmed the report, adding that there was debris and fluids to be cleaned up.

Fire police assisted with traffic while firefighters contained hazards, and EMT's evaluated the occupants. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Today's crash on Rt.#10
Today's crash on Rt.#10

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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

10/21/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

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

11/18/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

12/15/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

12/16/2017
Breakfast with Santa


 

 

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