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2019 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 55 205
Feb 44 183
Mar 57 205
Apr 61 243
May 48
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Total 265 836

Fire Run Statistics By Township
Franklin 27
London Britain 17
London Grove 41
New London 33
Penn 65
West Grove 11
Mutual Aid 71
Total 265

EMS Run Statistics By Township
Franklin 77
London Britain 41
London Grove 82
Londonderry 29
New London 76
Penn 373
West Grove 49
Mutual Aid 109
Total 836

Past Incidents
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2018 657 2612
2017 665 2394
2016 708 2313
2015 560 2208
2014 619 2244
2013 577 2095
2012 577 1957
2011 534 2035
2010 588 1782
2009 507 1669
2008 529 1624

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Latest 911 Dispatches for the West Grove Fire Co.
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Rope Rescue Training Part - Two

Training Division, June 17

This past Monday night, 22 WGFC members gathered at Station-122 in New London Township to complete the second session of the rope rescue training program. Delaware State Fire Instructors, Meade and Galloway returned to lead this session. The objectives covered in this session included, establishing rigging points on a ladder by using webbing and anchor straps. Set up for a lowering system. Set up ... (Full Story & Photos)

Patient being lowered from a 12 foot elevated point.
Patient being lowered from a 12 foot elevated point.

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WGFC members participating in a Rope Rescue Training at Station 222 in London Britain Township.
WGFC members participating in a Rope Rescue Training at Station 222 in London Britain Township.

Rope Rescue Training - Part One

Training Division, June 10

This past Monday night, 19 WGFC members gathered at Station 222 in London Britain Township to start a two part Rope Rescue training program. Leading this training is Delaware State Fire Instructors, Darryl Meade and Bruce Galloway. Monday night's session included a knot tying review of commonly used fire service knots. Followed by a demonstration of the MPD (Multi Purpose Device) which is a single ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Two Tractor Trailers Crash, Driver Trapped, Wreck Shuts Down Route 1

Secretary Bill Wohl, June 03

The West Grove Fire Company responded to a crash involving two tractor trailers just past 4:15 am Monday morning on Route 1 that closed the busy highway for nearly seven hours.

The crash took place in the northbound lanes of Route 1 just before the exit for Route 841/West Grove, with some residents in West Grove borough awaking to a very loud "boom" coming from the highway. The WGFC was first dispatched ... (Full Story & Photos)

The WGFC handled a crash involving two tractor trailers that closed Route 1 for 7 hours, extricating one driver who was trapped in his truck cab
The WGFC handled a crash involving two tractor trailers that closed Route 1 for 7 hours, extricating one driver who was trapped in his truck cab

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Chaplain FF/EMT Kloss, Cadet Kloss, and Assistant Chief Felker.
Chaplain FF/EMT Kloss, Cadet Kloss, and Assistant Chief Felker.

West Grove Fire Company Member Graduates OHSPSA With Honors

Assistant Chief Eric Felker, May 30

The officers and members of WGFC are proud to announce that Junior member Sonia Kloss graduated from the Octorara Homeland Security and Protective Services Academy (OHSPSA), on May 30, 2019. Senior Cadet Kloss is also a senior at Avon Grove High School and will be graduating on June 11. Sonia is the daughter of Chaplain FF/EMT Rob Kloss and EMT Nicole Kloss, who both serve the WGFC community.

The ... (Full Story & Photos)

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New Tanker Orientation for WGFC Members

Training Division, May 22

The WGFC has recently taken delivery of a new 2018 Peterbilt 567, with a 3,500 gallon elliptical water tank, from 4Guys Fire Trucks. More than 25 active members gathered this past Monday night at the New London station to receive an operational overview provided by Chief Engineer Charlie Harrison. The training included reviewing new equipment placement on the truck, followed by a run down on the ... (Full Story & Photos)

New 2018 Peterbilt 567 3,500 gallon elliptical Tanker.
New 2018 Peterbilt 567 3,500 gallon elliptical Tanker.

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Ladder 22 at the annual Egg Drop at the AG Middle School, as student projects tested how to prevent an egg from breaking after a fall of 75 feet.
Ladder 22 at the annual Egg Drop at the AG Middle School, as student projects tested how to prevent an egg from breaking after a fall of 75 feet.

Annual Egg Drop at Middle School

Secretary Bill Wohl, May 22

Each year, students at the Fred S. Engle Middle School team up to try and overcome a classic science challenge -- how to protect an egg from damage from a high fall. The students are given the requirement to fashion a protective covering/container that can hold the egg, and protect it from a fall of about 75 feet to the ground.

Students create their designs in teams of two, and then those designs ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mock Crash Designed to Impact Avon Grove Students Before Prom

Secretary Bill Wohl, May 20

One of the most important community education efforts undertaken by the West Grove Fire Company is holding a very realistic simulated crash just prior the high school prom at the Avon Grove High School. The mock crash represents a real and successful opportunity to show students how dangerous distracted driving can be – whether that distraction comes from drinking and driving, from too many kids ... (Full Story & Photos)

School volunteers, WGFC participants, student volunteers, EMS personnel and members of the State Police pose after a successful 2019 Mock Crash for the Avon Grove High School
School volunteers, WGFC participants, student volunteers, EMS personnel and members of the State Police pose after a successful 2019 Mock Crash for the Avon Grove High School

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Engine 22-3 is on location for a trash pile on fire at Route 896 and Indiantown Road in London Britain Township.
Engine 22-3 is on location for a trash pile on fire at Route 896 and Indiantown Road in London Britain Township.

WGFC Handles Trash Fire in London Britain Township

Secretary Bill Wohl, May 20

Fire companies across southern Chester County and Newark, Delaware and Elkton, Maryland were dispatched to support the West Grove Fire Company for a reported building fire in Franklin Township on Friday, May 17, just after 10:30 PM. The WGFC call was for fire in the area of 896 and Good Hope Road. Assisting WGFC on the initial dispatch were the fire companies from Oxford, Cochranville, Avondale, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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