First West Chester Fire Company

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2016 Incidents
Jan 67
Feb 42
Mar 27
Apr 36
May 35
Jun 34
Jul 37
Aug 40
Sep 23
Oct 0
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Dec 0
Total 341

2015 Incidents
Jan 40
Feb 40
Mar 33
Apr 43
May 46
Jun 60
Jul 34
Aug 34
Sep 35
Oct 45
Nov 41
Dec 36
Total 487

Past Incidents
2015 487
2014 542
2013 447
2012 436
2011 525
2010 492
2009 538
2008 525
2007 522
2006 524
2005 591
2004 484

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  Welcome to the Official Website for the First West Chester Fire Company

The First West Chester Fire Company is one of three 100% volunteer fire companies that make the West Chester Fire Department. The Station is located at South Bradford Avenue and West Miner Street in East Bradford Township.  The First West Chester Fire Company provides fire/rescue coverage to West Chester Borough, as well as West Goshen, East Bradford, Westtown, Birmingham, and Thornbury Townships. As the oldest company in the West Chester Fire Department, our volunteer organization has been proudly serving our communities since 1799.

 
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New 51-2 Update

Lieutenant Bret Baker, September 09

New Photos of the new engine designed to replace our current 1996 Sutphen. Due to arrive in Fall of 2016... (Full Story & Photos)

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Vehicle Overturned in the Borough

Bret Baker, September 06

Just after 11pm Stations 51, 53, 55 and Medic 91 were dispatched to the intersection of West Gay Street and North Everhart Street for an auto accident reported serious. Engine 51-1 arrived to find a single vehicle on its side with one still confined inside. Engine 51-1 placed a safety hand-line in service and set up scene lighting. Rescue 53 arrived and extricated one patient. Once patient was in ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Small Fire in the First Due

Lieutenant Bret Baker, September 03

Just before 10am WCFD units were responding to assist Goshen Fire Company on a reported Dwelling Fire in the 1400 block of West Chester Pike in East Goshen Township. Chester County fire radio advised responding units that a second dwelling fire was being dispatched in the 100 block of West Market Street for reported fire from the roof.

Engine 51-1 arrived at 106 West Market Street to find a small ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Budweiser Clydesdales come to West Chester

Lieutenant Bret Baker, September 02

Today WCFD units helped clear the way for the Budweiser Clydesdales as they paraded through downtown West Chester... (Full Story & Photos)

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West Chester Hero's Run

Lieutenant Bret Baker, August 24

Make sure you sign up for this year's Heroes Run September 11th in Downtown West Chester
Proceeds help support the 100% Volunteer West Chester Fire Department....Help us help you!

2016 9/11 Heroes Run - West Chester, PA
Hosted by:Travis Manion Foundation
When: September 11, 2016 at 2:00pm
Where: 201 W Market St. West Chester, PA
Register: www.travismanion.org
... (Full Story & Photos)

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