West Grove Fire Company
West Grove Fire Company


2024 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 84 322
Feb 0 0
Mar 0 0
Apr 0 0
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 84 322

2024 Incidents by Municipality
FIRE EMS
Franklin 14 30
London Britain 5 15
London Grove 20 70
London Derry 0 13
New London 7 28
Penn 22 101
West Grove 8 16
Mutual Aid 8 49
Total 84 322

Past Incidents
Fire EMS
2023 728 3250
2022 673 3142
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.
  • 02/25/2024: Dispatch 15:49 ACCIDENT-ALS 325 FAGGS MANOR RD LONDER
  • 02/25/2024: Dispatch 12:57 ACCIDENT-ENTRAPMENT W AVONDALE RD / SCHOOL RD NEWLND
  • 02/25/2024: Dispatch 12:53 ACCIDENT-BLS W AVONDALE RD / SCHOOL RD NEWLND
  • 02/24/2024: Dispatch 18:36 ALARM-FIRE 49 JENNERS VILLAGE CENTER PENNTP
  • 02/24/2024: Dispatch 11:04 ALARM-CARBON MONOXIDE 804 CULLEN LN PENNTP
  • 02/24/2024: Dispatch 00:04 ACCIDENT-BLS 120 SB RT 1 BYP PENNTP
  • 02/23/2024: Dispatch 18:52 ALARM-FIRE 243 WOODVIEW RD PENNTP
  • 02/23/2024: Dispatch 08:46 ALARM-FIRE 4 THOMAS FARM LN LDNBRT
  • 02/22/2024: Dispatch 16:47 FIRE-HOUSE FIRE 127 BALLANTRAE DR FIRHLL
  • 02/22/2024: Dispatch 15:09 ALARM-FIRE 200 SYCAMORE DR PENNTP
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Fire showing as first arriving 21 crews get to this Lower Oxford Twp. House fire. WGFC assisted with two engines.
Fire showing as first arriving 21 crews get to this Lower Oxford Twp. House fire. WGFC assisted with two engines.

Lower Oxford Township House Fire

February 19

West Grove Fire Company volunteer firefighters were alerted at 2:17 am early Monday morning to assist the Union Fire Company of Oxford on a house fire on Fairview Road. Firefighters from multiple counties (Chester, Lancaster and Cecil) fought the blaze for three hours, at a scene where Oxford crews arrived to find heavy fire showing.

WGFC was requested to send two engines to assist 21 in Lower ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Area Mushroom Businesses Support WGFC

February 17

The West Grove Fire Company is fortunate to have the support of the community and, in particular, many local businesses.

Throughout the years, area mushroom growers have been generous in their support of the WGFC. Recently, the fire company benefited from a $5,000.00 donation from area growers. Among the growers were:
--Artie Needham, Needham Mushrooms
--John D'Amico, JD Mushrooms
--Randy Stinson, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Area mushroom growers recently made a contribution in support of the WGFC.
Area mushroom growers recently made a contribution in support of the WGFC.

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An exterior fire damaged this home on Evergreen Street in West Grove, handled by Tanker 22.
An exterior fire damaged this home on Evergreen Street in West Grove, handled by Tanker 22.

WGFC Handles House Fire on Evergreen Street in West Grove

February 17

A fire that was reported to the rear of a house on Evergreen Street in West Grove on February 6 was handled by a quick thinking crew of first responders.

Just past 2:30 pm, a fire was reported at a house on West Evergreen Street with callers reporting fire on the outside of the rear of the dwelling. The building is two attached residences with the fire reported on the west side of the structure.

Firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Prepare for Snow Tonight -- Help the Fire Company in an Emergency

February 13

As this winter continues to produce snowfall, and a Winter Storm Warning for six inches is on top for Friday night into Saturday morning, here are a few important things you can do to be ready for an emergency in your neighborhood:

-- HELP US FIND YOU: We can't find your house if you have an EMS or fire emergency if your house number is obscured by snow or ice. If your house number is on your ... (Full Story & Photos)

Clear fire hydrants from snow, and help the WGFC during the snowstorm.
Clear fire hydrants from snow, and help the WGFC during the snowstorm.

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Central New London was filled with WGFC fire trucks for a reported fire.  The call was later downgraded to a furnace malfunction.
Central New London was filled with WGFC fire trucks for a reported fire. The call was later downgraded to a furnace malfunction.

Smoke in the Building in New London

February 10

Fire pagers were alerted just after 3:40 am early Saturday morning for a possible house fire in New London Township. Fortunately, it wound up being much less serious a call.

Firefighters from West Grove and area mutual aid partners were dispatched to the call in the area of Route 896 in the heart of New London, as a passerby reported smoke from a building and possible fire.

WGFC responded with ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Medic 94 Recognizes WGFC for 40 Years of Support

February 05

A partnership in emergency services that spans four decades was celebrated tonight at the West Grove Fire Company.

The area's provider of advanced life support paramedic services, Southern Chester County EMS, which operates as Medic 94, has recently celebrated 40 years of continuous service to the communities that span nearly 20 municipalities from west of Oxford, to north of Cochranville, to the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Medic 94 presents a plaque commemorating a 40 year partnership between the WGFC and medic unit.
Medic 94 presents a plaque commemorating a 40 year partnership between the WGFC and medic unit.

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The power is out?  Cooking on a charcoal grill is a great idea, but NEVER in the garage -- the risk of CO poisoning is very real.  Safety is paramount in a power outage -- says West Grove Fire Company.
The power is out? Cooking on a charcoal grill is a great idea, but NEVER in the garage -- the risk of CO poisoning is very real. Safety is paramount in a power outage -- says West Grove Fire Company.

Cold Weather Home Safety - the Danger of CO When the Power is Out

January 30

With cold weather this time of year, emergencies caused by people trying to stay warm, or trying to cook food with the power out in bad weather are risking injuries and death this winter. So here are some cold weather home safety lessons that can save your life:

Carbon Monoxide is an Invisible Killer

You can't smell it, but the carbon monoxide that is in exhaust fumes can cause real harm in the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Dryer Fire - Penn Township

January 21

Just past 2:30am on Saturday morning, the West Grove Fire Company was dispatched for an appliance fire at a residence on Route 796 just north of Corby Road. Reports indicated that a dryer had been on fire and the home was filled with smoke.

The WGFC responded with Engines 22-1, 22-2 and 22-3, along with an ambulance, fire police, and Utility 22-3. WGFC's ambulance arrived to report smoke visible ... (Full Story & Photos)

A fire in this dryer filled a Penn Township home with smoke early on Saturday morning, with WGFC first responders on scene.
A fire in this dryer filled a Penn Township home with smoke early on Saturday morning, with WGFC first responders on scene.

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