Westwood Fire Company
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2017 Fire Call Stats
Jan 25
Feb 21
Mar 25
Apr 29
May 0
Jun 0
Jul 0
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 100

2017 EMS Call Stats
A44 A144
Jan 111 131
Feb 91 101
Mar 109 126
Apr 105 141
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 416 499

Past Call Stats
Year Fire EMS
2016 289 2484
2015 312 2329
2014 310 2388
2013 259 2294
2012 284 2045
2011 308 1278
2010 275 621
2009 304 639
2008 314 707
2007 321 663
2006 316 727
2005 344 796
2004 349 742
2003 388 625

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House Fire on Washington Avenue

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, April 29

On Saturday April 29th, 2017 at 0823 hours, area fire companies were dispatched again to the unit block of Washington Avenue in Valley Township for smoke in a dwelling. This was the previous site of a shed fire earlier this morning that consumed a shed, car and radiant heat damage to a house.

Arriving at 0828 Chief Grossman reported smoke showing from the roof line. Wagontown Assistant Chief Patton ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighters arrived to find smoke showing from the rear of the structure.
Firefighters arrived to find smoke showing from the rear of the structure.

A shed and car were involved in flames upon arrival of the first in units.
A shed and car were involved in flames upon arrival of the first in units.

Shed Fire on Washington Avenue

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, April 29

At 0400 the Westwood Fire Company was dispatched to the unit block of Washington Avenue in Valley Township for an outbuilding fire. The caller reported a shed fully involved in flames with a house and car as an exposure.

Arriving 1st due, Engine 31-1 with a crew of 5 went in service with the front bumper line and immediately protected the exposure house which only had exterior siding melting at the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Early Morning Motorcycle Accident

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, April 24

In the early morning at 0200, the Westwood Fire Company and Brandywine Hospital Medic 93 were dispatched to the 271.8 mile marker of the Eastbound Route 30 Bypass in Valley Township for an auto accident reported serious involving a motorcycle. Calls to 911 indicated a tractor trailer had collided with a motorcycle and it was unknown on the extent of injuries.

Initial reports indicated one patient ... (Full Story & Photos)

Ambulance 44-1 and Rescue 44 on scene of a motorcycle accident on the Route 30 Bypass.
Ambulance 44-1 and Rescue 44 on scene of a motorcycle accident on the Route 30 Bypass.

Westwood Fire and EMS on scene of a vehicle accident on Lincoln Highway at Airport Road.
Westwood Fire and EMS on scene of a vehicle accident on Lincoln Highway at Airport Road.

Dual Calls on Airport Road

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, April 16

On Easter Sunday, April 16th, 2017 as many volunteers were preparing to eat dinner with their families, a call came in for the 100 block of Airport Road in Valley Township reporting mulch on fire next to a commercial building. Engine 44-5 and Chief 44 made the response.

Arriving at 1508, Engine 44-5 deployed the 100' trash line to extinguish the mulch on fire. Upon investigating it was determined ... (Full Story & Photos)

Pennsylvania American Water Grant

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, April 05

Annually the Pennsylvania American Water Company provides grant funding to local fire companies for various purchases of their choosing. Locally PAWC has an office off of Airport Road in West Caln Township.

Assistance was requested to buy an Automated External Defibrillator trainer to be used by our trained medical personnel. All of our apparatus and station are fully equipped with AEDs and related ... (Full Story & Photos)

AED training equipment funded by Pennsylvania American Water.
AED training equipment funded by Pennsylvania American Water.

West Bradford and Westwood at Station 49.
West Bradford and Westwood at Station 49.

Relocate to East Brandywine After Tanker Task Force Alert

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, March 30

During the afternoon of March 30th, the Westwood Fire Company was dispatched as part of the first alarm tanker task force to assist at a working dwelling fire in East Brandywine Township. Initially Station 49 and mutual aid were dispatched to Dilworth Road for a reported structure fire as calls to 911 were indicating the roof to be on fire.

The first alarm tanker task force included 5 tankers and ... (Full Story & Photos)

Auto Accident Vehicle Overturned on Lincoln Highway

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, March 29

On Wednesday March 29th, 2017 at 2114, Fire, Rescue and EMS services from Westwood were dispatched to the 600 block of West Lincoln Highway in Valley Township for an auto accident. Calls to 911 indicated the type code to be serious in nature with the vehicle being reported overturned.

Assistant 44 and Ambulance 44-1 arrived at 2119 and confirmed the reports, adding everybody out of the vehicle. ... (Full Story & Photos)

One vehicle was overturned on West Lincoln Highway.
One vehicle was overturned on West Lincoln Highway.

Wagontown, Sadsburyville and Westwood Firefighters extinguish a chicken coop on fire.
Wagontown, Sadsburyville and Westwood Firefighters extinguish a chicken coop on fire.

Chicken Coop Fire Assisting Wagontown

Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman, March 22

Wednesday March 22nd, 2017 at 1322 the Westwood Fire Company was dispatched to the 300 Block of Ash Rd for the reported out building fire assisting the Wagontown Fire Company in West Caln Township. Battalion Chief Sly arrived minutes later and confirmed a small chicken coop well involved. Engines 31-1 and 31-2 arrived first stretching a hand line and making the initial attack.

Engine 35 arrived next ... (Full Story & Photos)

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