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
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEPT
NOV
DEC
Total 102 373

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
  • 05/26/2017: 15:12 ALARM-MEDICAL - BLS 333 GUM TREE RD
  • 05/26/2017: 08:19 ALARM-FIRE 4670 W LINCOLN HWY
  • 05/24/2017: 21:17 ALARM-MEDICAL - BLS 3290 STRASBURG RD
  • 05/24/2017: 17:53 FIRE-MISC FIRE DEPT ACTIVITY 362 FIVE POINT RD
  • 05/24/2017: 15:40 ACCIDENT-BLS 87 HIGHLAND RD
  • 05/23/2017: 07:15 ALARM-FIRE 4670 W LINCOLN HWY
  • 05/22/2017: 15:05 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS 4573 LOWER VALLEY RD
  • 05/20/2017: 19:14 MEDICAL-CARDIAC/RESP ARREST - 115 HAMILTON AVE
  • 05/20/2017: 12:04 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS S FRIENDS MEETINGHOUSE RD / GIBBLE RD
  • 05/20/2017: 07:55 ACCIDENT-SERIOUS OCTORARA RD / LINCOLN HWY

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Chester County Station #8

"Working Regionally to Survive Locally" 

Keystone Valley Fire Department @FireKVFD

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Click on the following Link:  http://www.kvfd8.com/apps/public/news/newsView.cfm?News_ID=1326 

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

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)

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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)

Rt.#30 and Rt.#10 crash.

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

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Rain Forecast cancels a Mother's Day Event

KVFD, May 11

Please note that the Carwash, Flower Sale and Chicken BBQ fundraiser is canceled due to impending rain on Saturday.

So....buy flowers from our local farmers, take her to dinner at any of our local restaurants and and leave her car outside. ✅

Happy Mother's Day!

Although the event has been canceled our firefighters, EMTs, and fire police will be available to serve you all weekend.

... (Full Story & Photos)

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Accident with Entrapment in West Sadsbury

KVFD, April 29

On Saturday at 9:40 AM, KVFD was dispatched to an accident reported to be serious with entrapment on Steelville Mill Road in West Sadsbury Township. Lieutenant 8 was the first to arrive and he confirmed the entrapment. As the other units arrived firefighters began extrication and that operation was completed at 10:01 AM. At 10:15 Chief 8 advised that all units were clear from the scene with the exception ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mr. Speers (L) accepting the presentation by Lt. Reynolds.
Mr. Speers (L) accepting the presentation by Lt. Reynolds.

Atglen Recycling Recognized

KVFD, April 28

KVFD recognized Mr. John Speers

The Officers had a plaque made and also an old helmet that we presented to John Speers, owner-operator of Atglen Recycling for his continuing support and generosity for donating vehicles and the use of his facility for Vehicle Rescue training. He has never said no and has always supplied us with as many cars as we need.

On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, Lt. Tim "Hacksaw" ... (Full Story & Photos)

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FF/EMT Devoe and FF/EMT Desiderio Graduate from Firefighter I

KVFD, April 28

Firefighter/EMT Tyler Devoe and Firefighter/EMT Shane Desiderio graduated tonight from Firefighter I. They completed 172 hours of classroom and practical exercises to earn their National Firefighter certification.

This is a 172-hour “recruit” level basic firefighting course. The goal of the course is to provide a person with little or no previous fire service training or experience with the basic ... (Full Story & Photos)

From left to right:

BOD member Short, Chief Cazillo, FF/EMT Devoe, FF/EMT Desiderio, Jr. FF Entress, and FF Crockett.
From left to right: BOD member Short, Chief Cazillo, FF/EMT Devoe, FF/EMT Desiderio, Jr. FF Entress, and FF Crockett.

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Ladder 8 on the scene with other fire units.

Photo by FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger
Ladder 8 on the scene with other fire units. Photo by FF/Paramedic Scot Kreger

Assist to Cochranville Fire Company for an Electrical Fire

KVFD, April 26

KVFD responded and assisted the Cochranville Fire Company with a house fire in the 100 block of Hilltop Drive this afternoon at 4:38 PM. The caller reported that flames were seen on an electric box in the attached garage.

The incident was handled upon arrival of the Cochranville units. Ladder 8 arrived and assisted the Station 27 personnel until released by Command.

Additional photos and information ... (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

06/17/2017
Community Breakfast at The Point

06/20/2017 - 06/24/2017
Parkesburg Community Fair

06/24/2017
Crafters Wanted - Parkesburg Community Fair by KVFD

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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