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
JUL
AUG
SEPT
OCT
NOV
DEC
Total 129 474

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
  • 06/23/2017: 17:15 ACCIDENT-BLS OCTORARA TRL / LINCOLN HWY
  • 06/23/2017: 14:54 ALARM-MEDICAL - BLS 312 FLAGSTONE CIR
  • 06/23/2017: 14:40 ALARM-MEDICAL - BLS 405 FOX TRL
  • 06/22/2017: 20:20 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 53 REEL ST
  • 06/22/2017: 09:07 ALARM-FIRE 100 COMMONS DR
  • 06/21/2017: 06:55 FIRE-HOUSE FIRE 102 N CHRISTIANA AVE
  • 06/18/2017: 22:19 FIRE-HOUSE FIRE 216 GREEN ST
  • 06/18/2017: 14:56 ACCIDENT-BLS 1200 VALLEY AVE
  • 06/15/2017: 16:24 FIRE-OTHER TYPE RESCUE 100 COMMONS DR
  • 06/11/2017: 00:05 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS OCTORARA TRL / LEIKE RD

Welcome to the Official Website of the Keystone Valley Fire Department

Chester County Station #8

"Working Regionally to Survive Locally" 

Keystone Valley Fire Department @FireKVFD

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Join Us at the Parkesburg Community Fair - June 20 - June 24

KVFD , June 18

Parkesburg Community Fair hosted by the Keystone Valley Fire Department

Come out and enjoy the family fun at the Parkesburg Community Fair. Enjoy activities such as rides, games and other events occurring.

Location: Minch Park, Parkesburg Borough

Start Date: 06/20/2017

End Date: 06/24/2017

Duration 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Follow Parkesburg Community Fair on Facebook for information. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Parkesburg Community Fair 
June 20-24
Parkesburg Community Fair June 20-24

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KVFD names Honorary Capital Campaign Co-Chairs

Krys Sipple, June 14

The Keystone Valley Fire Department is pleased announce that three persons of note have agreed to serve as honorary co-chairs for their upcoming capital campaign for a new fire station in downtown Parkesburg. Senator Andrew Dinniman, Representative Harry Lewis, and Thaddeus “Bud” Wilde have all agreed to lend their considerable experience and influence to the campaign.

“We are thrilled to have these ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Monday Night Training - Hose Management

KVFD, June 06

Last night KVFD firefighters trained on hose line management with evolutions involving stretching a hose line in a challenging environment. Crews had to pull the line through an obstacle course including a tight environment and also entering through a window while wearing full turnout gear, an SCBA and with a charged hose line.

Rescue 8 was used as the first-in piece, and one of its hose lines was ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighters working on basement fire drills last night.
Firefighters working on basement fire drills last night.

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House Fire in Pomeroy

KVFD, May 29

On Monday at 2:36 PM, KVFD was dispatched to the first block of Newport Avenue in Pomeroy Village for a House fire.

The initial caller reported that they were seeing sparks coming from an outlet with smoke showing in a bedroom.

Upon arrival of Ladder 8, crews reported smoke coming from the roof and an active bedroom fire inside.

Lieutenant 8 (Tribbett) on Engine 8-1 established "Newport Command". ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Dryer Fire in Parkesburg

KVFD, May 27

Today at 1610 hours KVFD was dispatched to the unit block of East Second Ave in Parkesburg for an Appliance Fire reported as a dryer.

Ladder and Chief 8 responded and received reports of Parkesburg PD on scene with residents evacuated and a smoke condition inside.

Ladder 8 arrived on scene and found that the laundry in the clothes dryer had caught fire. Luckily the fire was contained to the dryer. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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FF/EMT Regina Solecki, center, accepting the award.
FF/EMT Regina Solecki, center, accepting the award.

Two Career Staff Firefighter/EMT's Recognized at Chester County EMS Council Banquet

KVFD, May 24

Career Staff Supervisor Regina Solecki and Firefighter/EMT Adam Pozza were recognized by the Chester County EMS Council at the annual awards dinner on Wednesday night with a "Stork Award."

Pre-Hospital Delivery Commendation (Stork Award) Criteria: The Pre-hospital Delivery Commendation shall be presented to emergency services personnel who assist in the delivery of a baby in the field. The criteria ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Crash Closes Lower Valley Road

KVFD, May 22

On Monday afternoon at 3:06 PM, KVFD was dispatched to a crash on Lower Valley Road in front of Quad Graphics. The initial caller reported a vehicle overturned with entrapment and smoke coming from the vehicle.

Career staff firefighter/EMTs in Ambulance 8-2 responded and found no fire and that the driver had self-extricated. Rescue 8, Utility 8, Medic 93 and Tac 8 responded with Capt. Gathercole ... (Full Story & Photos)

Today's crash in West Sadsbury Township on Lower Valley Road.
Today's crash in West Sadsbury Township on Lower Valley Road.

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Rt.#30 and Rt.#10 crash.

Photo by FF/EMT Klingler
Rt.#30 and Rt.#10 crash. Photo by FF/EMT Klingler

Serious Crash on Rt.#30

KVFD, May 20

This morning at 7:55 AM, KVFD and SFC were dispatched to a serious accident on Rt.#30 at Rt.#10. Callers reported that one vehicle was overturned with the occupant entrapped.The original location was dispatched as Sadsbury Township but upon arrival, police corrected the location to the West Sadsbury side of the intersection.

As firefighters were arriving the person reported to be entrapped had self-extricated. ... (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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Events

07/15/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

08/19/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

09/16/2017
Pork Roast Dinner

09/16/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

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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