West Grove Fire Company
West Grove Fire Company


2022 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 70 281
Feb 45 223
Mar 49 218
Apr 61 274
May 0 0
Jun 0 0
Jul 0 0
Aug 0 0
Sep 0 0
Oct 0 0
Nov 0 0
Dec 0 0
Total 225 996

2022 Incidents by Municipality
FIRE EMS
Franklin 20 66
London Britain 25 51
London Grove 48 191
London Derry 0 50
New London 32 115
Penn 43 360
West Grove 12 62
Mutual Aid 45 101
Total 225 996

Past Incidents
Fire EMS
2021 611 2896
2020 580 2565
2019 651 2442
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

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Latest 911 Dispatches for the West Grove Fire Co.
  • 05/20/2022: Dispatch 19:05 FIRE-VEHICLE E AVONDALE RD / S GUERNSEY RD LGROVE
  • 05/20/2022: Dispatch 02:45 FIRE-HOUSE FIRE 114 GOOD HOPE RD LDNBRT
  • 05/18/2022: Dispatch 14:30 ACCIDENT-BLS W BALTIMORE PIKE / N JENNERSVILLE RD PENNTP
  • 05/18/2022: Dispatch 10:00 DRILL-FACILITY DRILL TYPE CODE 107 SCHOOL HOUSE RD LGROVE
  • 05/17/2022: Dispatch 19:55 ALARM-CARBON MONOXIDE 102 JEFFERSON BLVD FRNKLN
  • 05/17/2022: Dispatch 17:50 FIRE-FIRE POLICE REQUEST PENN RIDGE WAY / W BALTIMORE PIKE PENNTP
  • 05/17/2022: Dispatch 14:38 FIRE-BARN 3341 TELEGRAPH RD FIRHLL
  • 05/16/2022: Dispatch 19:36 ALARM-FIRE 738 SHROPSHIRE DR EBRAD
  • 05/16/2022: Dispatch 19:33 ACCIDENT-ALS 331 E AVONDALE RD LGROVE
  • 05/16/2022: Dispatch 13:18 ACCIDENT-BLS GAP NEWPORT PIKE / STREET RD LONDER
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A vacant home burned on Good Hope Road in London Britain Township overnight.  WGFC was assisted by companies from two states.
A vacant home burned on Good Hope Road in London Britain Township overnight. WGFC was assisted by companies from two states.

London Britain Fire

May 20

Firefighters from multiple companies across two states were dispatched to assist the West Grove Fire Company on a reported house fire in London Britain Township early Friday morning. Pagers and sirens sounded at 2:45am for a dwelling fire on Good Hope Road near Flint Hill Road. The call for West Grove Fire Company came in from a neighbor across the street, who reported a vacant dwelling was on fire.

WGFC ... (Full Story & Photos)

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WGFC Personnel Honored at EMS Banquet

May 19

West Grove Fire Company personnel were honored last night at the annual Chester County EMS Council Banquet.

Firefighter/EMT Lisa Glass was named the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Educator of the Year. Lisa is widely recognized for leading WGFC's public safety education program, making sure that thousands of school children at schools and daycares benefit from learning about fire safety topics. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighter/EMT Lisa Glass was honored last night, along with many other WGFC team members, at the annual Chester County EMS Banquet.
Firefighter/EMT Lisa Glass was honored last night, along with many other WGFC team members, at the annual Chester County EMS Banquet.

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Station 22 Memorial plaque
Station 22 Memorial plaque

WGFC Marks the Passing of Past President George Anderson

May 12

The members and staff of the West Grove Fire Company are marking the service of Life Member George Anderson, who passed away on Tuesday, May 10 at 86 years old, after a short illness.

George Anderson served as a volunteer in the fire company for 69 years, and WGFC was very much his true dedication and commitment throughout his life. During that time, he answered hundreds of ambulance calls, often ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Grant Funds Help WGFC Recruitment

May 04

The West Grove Fire Company is always looking for new volunteers -- as volunteers remain the core of the organization for not only emergency responses but also to manage and run an ever-expanding operation. While we are fortunate to have many long-term volunteer members, recruiting additional volunteers is an ongoing and critical task for our fire company (and all community service organizations).

Recently, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Promoting the WGFC and recruiting new volunteers is being helped by new promotion materials funded by a grant.
Promoting the WGFC and recruiting new volunteers is being helped by new promotion materials funded by a grant.

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WGFC ambulances were dispatched to 21 emergencies on Saturday, with 274 calls in April.
WGFC ambulances were dispatched to 21 emergencies on Saturday, with 274 calls in April.

WGFC Ambulance Marks Very Busy 24 Hours

May 03

Saturday, April 30, 2022 was a busy day for emergency medical services (EMS) teams at the West Grove Fire Company. 21 ambulance calls were dispatched in 24 hours, one of the busiest days in memory.

WGFC ambulance crews responded to 20 of the 21 calls. Of those calls, 12 of the calls were the first call in the district -- meaning the ambulance was responding to the original emergency during that ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Morning Traffic Havoc

, April 19

Two different auto crashes took place in New London Township Monday morning within minutes of each other, keeping West Grove Fire Company units scrambling, making a mess of morning traffic, and sending several patients to area hospitals.

The first crash was dispatched at 7:50am for a two vehicle crash on West Avondale Road near Farmington Circle. Callers reported a person needing an ambulance, with ... (Full Story & Photos)

These two vehicles on Avondale-New London Road were among four badly damaged vehicles from two different crashes in New London Township handled by the WGFC within 15 minutes of each other Monday morning.
These two vehicles on Avondale-New London Road were among four badly damaged vehicles from two different crashes in New London Township handled by the WGFC within 15 minutes of each other Monday morning.

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WGFC units, assisted by Oxford, handled this fire which destroyed a backyard shed at 2:00am this morning.
WGFC units, assisted by Oxford, handled this fire which destroyed a backyard shed at 2:00am this morning.

Shed Fire - New London Township

April 19

West Grove firefighter pagers alerted at 1:54am this morning with a dispatch for an outbuilding fire at the intersection of Mount Hope and Oxford Roads. As part of the dispatch, an Engine was also requested from the Union Fire Company of Oxford.

Calls to the 911 Center indicated a shed on the property along Oxford Road was on fire. The first arriving Assistant Chief from West Grove indicated a 20' ... (Full Story & Photos)

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WGFC Assists Longwood at Working Fire

April 18

Units from the West Grove Fire Company joined fire departments from two states and four counties in a large mutual aid response to assist the Longwood Fire Company on Sunday afternoon.

The fire was dispatched at 4:38pm at 226 S. Fairville Road in Kennett Township, with WGFC requested for Ladder 22 to serve as the RIT (Rapid Intervention Team) to support Longwood Station 25, along with units originally ... (Full Story & Photos)

WGFC assisted the Longwood Fire Company Sunday at this fire scene.  A large carriage house (left) had heavy fire showing which spread to the main residence.
WGFC assisted the Longwood Fire Company Sunday at this fire scene. A large carriage house (left) had heavy fire showing which spread to the main residence.

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