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Latest 911 Dispatches for the West Grove Fire Co.
  • 07/01/2016: Dispatch 13:25 BUILDING FIRE 400 STANFORD DR -FAIRFIELD APTS (NV)
  • 07/01/2016: Dispatch 13:11 FALLS - BLS / LIFT ASSIST 126 JENNERS POND RD ,58 PENN
  • 07/01/2016: Dispatch 12:48 ALARM - FIRE 316 CHESTERVILLE RD ,72 FRNKLN
  • 06/30/2016: Dispatch 20:43 FRACTURES - BLS 54 N WHEATSHEAF LA ,46 LONDER
  • 06/30/2016: Dispatch 13:13 SYNCOPE/FAINTING - BLS 880 W BALTIMORE PK ,58 PENN
  • 06/30/2016: Dispatch 09:13 STUCK/MALFUNCTIONING ELEVATOR 455 WOODVIEW RD ,58 PENN
  • 06/29/2016: Dispatch 15:18 HEART PROBLEMS - ALS 167 FAGGS MANOR RD ,46 LONDER
  • 06/29/2016: Dispatch 08:47 ALARM - FIRE 110 STATE RD ,59 LGROVE
  • 06/29/2016: Dispatch 06:32 ALARM - EMS/MEDICAL - BLS 122 JENNERS POND RD ,58 PENN
  • 06/28/2016: Dispatch 20:26 ACCIDENT - ENTRAPMENT NB RT 896 NO STRICKERSVILLE RD ,73 (V) LDNBRT

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WGFC to Mark the Passing of Former Officer Donna Brown

Secretary Bill Wohl, June 24

Members of the West Grove Fire Company will join with family and friends to mark the passing of Donna L. Brown of Landenberg at a memorial service this weekend.

Donna was a Life Member of the WGFC, and served as a volunteer member since 1991. She was an officer as well, serving as Treasurer of the former Ambulance Division, and Treasurer of the Fire Police. Donna was an emergency medical technician ... (Full Story & Photos)

Former Ambulance Division and Fire Police Treasurer Donna L. Brown of Landenberg.
Former Ambulance Division and Fire Police Treasurer Donna L. Brown of Landenberg.

Former Assistant Chief Cliff Bennett takes his final ride to his resting place aboard Antique 22.   Chief John Chambers is driving, with Cliff's son Bob (former Chief of the Christiana Fire Company of Delaware) riding as his passenger.
Former Assistant Chief Cliff Bennett takes his final ride to his resting place aboard Antique 22. Chief John Chambers is driving, with Cliff's son Bob (former Chief of the Christiana Fire Company of Delaware) riding as his passenger.

Fire Company Family Marks the Passing of Cliff and Betty Bennett

Secretary Bill Wohl, June 23

Officers, firefighters and friends of the West Grove Fire Company marked the passing of two wonderful members of the WGFC family today at the joint funeral of Cliff and Betty Bennett of West Grove. In a lovely ceremony held at the Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene, memories were shared of the couple, who passed away this past weekend within hours of each other.

Bonded as partners in marriage for ... (Full Story & Photos)

Chester County Station 38 (Thorndale) Standby

Firefighter/EMT Matthew Imming, June 04

The annual Strawberry Festival in Coatesville is back. This year it will be benefitting the Thorndale Volunteer Fire Company. Station 38 had contacted the West Grove Fire Company with a request to provide an Engine/Rescue crew to standby in their station and cover their first due, while their members made their presence at the Strawberry Festival.

Just one hour before the crew was scheduled to leave ... (Full Story & Photos)

Rear end of Engine 22-1 and part of Station 38.
Rear end of Engine 22-1 and part of Station 38.

Engine crew beginning to extinguish the fire in the engine compartment
Engine crew beginning to extinguish the fire in the engine compartment

Morning Car Fire on the Bypass

Captain Tim Shannon, June 01

On June 1st, at 5:44am, the West Grove Fire Company was dispatched to an automobile fire on the Route 1 Bypass. A passerby called 911 stating they saw heavy smoke coming from the engine compartment. Chief 22 went enroute within one minute and was given updated information that there are flames coming from the engine. Engine 22-1 went enroute shortly thereafter. Chief 22 arrived onscene and confirmed ... (Full Story & Photos)

West Grove’s Rescue 22-2 Makes Its Final Call

Todd Mazur, FF/EMT and Lauren Mazur, EMT, May 31

West Grove’s Rescue 22-2 has made its final response. The West Grove Fire Company has retired their 1996 E-One Pumper-Rescue. The apparatus was a reliable vehicle, having answered thousands of calls in its twenty year history. Countless community members in need were helped by the vehicle and its equipment. Over the years the vehicle has been manned by firefighters from at least two generations. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Rescue 22-2 leaves the West Grove station for the final time.
Rescue 22-2 leaves the West Grove station for the final time.

Chief Chambers and Firefighter Nash lead the West Grove fleet in the Avon Grove Memorial Day Parade.
Chief Chambers and Firefighter Nash lead the West Grove fleet in the Avon Grove Memorial Day Parade.

Avon Grove Memorial Day Parade 2016

Todd Mazur, FF/EMT and Lauren Mazur, EMT, May 30

The West Grove Fire Company was once again honored to participate in the annual Avon Grove Memorial Day Parade held on Saturday, May 28th. Although warm, Saturday was the nicest day of the holiday weekend. The West Grove Fire fleet was led by Fire Chief John Chambers in the company’s antique pumper. The West Grove units were followed by our neighboring department, the Avondale Fire Company. Both ... (Full Story & Photos)

West Grove Assists Union Fire Company in Lower Oxford

Todd Mazur, FF/EMT, May 29

On the first hot and humid day of the upcoming summer season the West Grove Fire Company pagers heated up as well. The Union Fire Company was alerted to a house fire at 3:19 PM on May 25th in Lower Oxford. The initial dispatch requested mutual aid of one engine from our company. While responding, Chief 21 noted heavy smoke in the air. Upon arrival he found a 2 story log cabin with half the structure ... (Full Story & Photos)

House fire in lower Oxford.
House fire in lower Oxford.

Early Morning Auto Accident In New London Twp.

West Grove Fire Company, May 14

Early Saturday morning Station 22 was dispatched for an Auto Accident at the intersection of Newark Rd. and Hess Mill Rd. Initial information provided from dispatch was a single vehicle into a pole with unknown injuries. Ambulance 122-1 was first on the scene reporting a pick-up truck into a pole with no victim(s) found. Rescue's 1 & 2 responded along with Utility-22 and WGFC Fire Police. Rescue-2 ... (Full Story & Photos)

 

 

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2016 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 69 190
Feb 50 193
Mar 49 171
Apr 62 190
May 41 180
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 271 924

Fire Run Statistics By Township
Franklin 34
London Britain 13
London Grove 41
New London 28
Penn 83
West Grove 17
Mutual Aid 55
Total 271

EMS Run Statistics By Township
Franklin 78
London Britain 47
London Grove 103
Londonderry 41
New London 107
Penn 442
West Grove 51
Mutual Aid 55
Total 924

Past Incidents
Fire EMS
2015 560 2208
2014 619 2244
2013 577 2095
2012 577 1957
2011 534 2035
2010 588 1782
2009 507 1669
2008 529 1624
2007 584 1624
2006 554 1412

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