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2020 Incidents
Fire EMS Total
Jan 26 351 374
Feb 29 337 359
Mar 32 322 348
April 36 327 356
May 31 329 360
June 29 387 416
July 24 377 401
Aug 35 363 398
Sept 15 247 268
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2019 406 4216 4622
2018 394 3832 4226


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No Caption Overnight Crew Assists on Chester County Shed Fire

RFD Watchdesk, September 21

The in-station crew was alerted to a shed fire in East Vincent Township assisting the Liberty Fire Company overnight. Engine 98 responded crossing the bridge into Chester County arriving with the Spring City units to find an active shed fire to the rear of a residence on the 600 block of New Street. The shed and contents were burning hot enough to damage the siding of the residence on the property. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Personnel Cap EVDT Class with Cone Course

RFD Watchdesk, September 20

You may have noticed a few emergency vehicles around the Spring-Ford 9th Grade Center today as members wrapped up the last portion of their Emergency Vehicle Driver Training (EVDT) class. This program designed for both new and experienced drivers provides invaluable information when operating emergency vehicles of all sizes. EVDT is a two-part course with a lecture portion highlighting vehicle laws, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Ladder 98 Relocated to Berks County

RFD Watchdesk, September 16

Shortly before the lunch hour struck, Ladder 98 was dispatched to relocate to Birdsboro-Union Fire Department in Berks County. Also dispatched for the cover assignment was Engine 33-1 from Bowmansville Fire Company and Truck 17 from Reamstown Fire Company, both in Lancaster County. Companies along the Montco-Berks border were operating at a multi-alarm fire on Ben Franklin Highway in Amity Township ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Upper Providence Hosts Community Appreciation Drive-Thru

RFD Watchdesk, September 12

Ladder 98 & MICU 325-3 joined area responders who setup their apparatus and equipment at Black Rock Park for a Community Appreciation Drive Thru. Participants were directed to drive a designated route traveling passed multiple emergency apparatus and personnel who were able to demonstrate equipment for those remaining in their vehicles. Ladder 98 proudly displayed the American flag for the event with ... (Full Story & Photos)

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RFD Watchdesk, September 11

Sacred Heart Church hosted emergency service agencies from the Spring-Ford community for a Blue Mass Service on Patriot's Day, September 11th. First responders from the Spring-Ford community were joined by Royersford Borough Mayor Jenna Antoniewicz and State Representative Joe Ciresi for this amazing service. The term "Blue Mass" is a Mass celebrated annually in the Catholic Church for those employed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Struck Gas Line Prompts Response and Evacuation

RFD Watchdesk, September 09

Personnel from Royersford and Spring City were alerted shortly after 2:30pm to an active gas leak at the intersection of Church Street & 3rd Avenue. Work crews inadvertently struck a gas line prompting an emergent response to close roadways around the hazard and provide protection to exposures. Ladder 63 from Liberty Fire Company deployed a "Blitz Line" to limit the hazards present and be proactive ... (Full Story & Photos)

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RFD Watchdesk, August 29

Friendship Ambulance is excited to announce receiving a grant totaling $90,952 in funding from the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program! The funding from this grant will be used for the purchase of five LUCAS devices, allocated of our ambulance fleet as well as one of our support vehicles. This lifesaving device performs chest compressions during cardiac arrest incidents allowing EMS ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ladder 98 assists on HVAC Malfunction in Limerick Township

RFD Watchdesk, August 22

RFD crews were alerted Saturday evening assisting Limerick Fire Department for a reported building fire inside the Dollar Store in Parktowne Plaza. Initial reports indicated fire was visible on the roof with an evacuation of the complex ongoing. Ladder 98 responded along with units from Limerick and Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company to discover an HVAC unit had malfunctioned causing the issue. Utilities ... (Full Story & Photos)

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