First West Chester Fire Company

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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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No Caption Reported building Fire on East Gay Street, West Goshen

WCFD PIO team, July 16

West Goshen Township, PA - July 16, 2021

At 7:04 AM the WCFD along with Good Fellowship Ambulance & EMS Training Institute, Goshen Fire Company (Tower 54) and the West Whiteland Fire Company were alerted for a building fire in the 500 block of East Gay Street.

Fire was located and contained to the stove area of the restaurant. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Company responds to reported Accident w/Entrapment

WCFD PIO team, July 16

West Chester Borough, PA - July 16, 2021

On the Friday morning, July 16, 2021, volunteers from First West Chester Fire Co., Engine Co. 51 responded with Good Fellowship Ambulance & EMS Training Institute to an auto accident at the intersection of North High Street and West Lafayette Street, West Chester Borough.

Crews assisted with clearing the roadway of material left from the accident. There were ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Trash Fire at Veterans Memorial Park, WC Borough

WCFD PIO team , July 14

West Chester Borough, PA - July 14, 2021

Volunteers from First West Chester Fire Co., Engine Co. 51 attended to a trash can fire at Veterans Memorial Park.
Reminder, when you are finished grilling make certain to dispose of your charcoal responsibly! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Company responds to Electrical Issue on Brettingham Court

WCFD PIO team, July 07

On Wednesday, July 7th, the company responded to the 800 block of Brettingham Court, East Bradford Township for the underground transformer fire.

The Incident was turned over to PECO.... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Building Fire in West Chester Borough

WCFD PIO team, July 06

West Chester Borough, PA - June 29, 2021

This afternoon volunteers from the WCFD along with the West Chester Borough Police Department, Good Fellowship Ambulance & EMS Training Institute and the Goshen Fire Company were alerted to a building fire at a property in the 100 block of North Church Street, West Chester Borough.

Crews located the fire and extinguished it quickly. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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