Monthly Calls
 Month
Fire
 Jan
157
 Feb
150
 Mar
119
 Apr
145
 May
173
 Jun
143
 Jul
182
 Aug
261
 Sep
135
 Oct
140
 Nov
0
 Dec
0
 Total
1,605

Calls By Year
2017
1,807
2016
1,771
2015
1,770
2014
1,636
2013
1,283
2012
1,318
2011
1,292
2010
977
2009
898

Upcoming Events
Haz Mat Ops Refreshers 2/18 and 3/5, or 3/3

DRIVE TO SURVIVE 1/8





2018 Coats For Kids Drive

 
Mon, Sep 24th, 2018 2:36:00 pm - It's that time of year again and the cold weather will be here soon enough.... The TSFRS annual Coats For Kids collection is underway! ...Continued

Haz Mat Fire, Old Bernville Rd, Bern Twp
Sun, Nov 11th, 2018 10:49:00 pm - In the early hours of Sunday, October 28, a structure fire assignment was dispatched to an industrial occupancy on Old Bernville Rd in Bern Twp. Wyo FD was alerted for Tower 79, along with TSFRS Rescue 85 as the Rapid Intervention Team, as mutual aid to Greenfields Station 55. The fire was reported to involve a hydrogen tank on fire near a building. TW79 under ...Continued

 

Vehicle Crash, Berkshire and Ridgewood, Wyomissing Boro

 
Fri, Nov 2nd, 2018 2:13:00 pm - In the middle of the afternoon on Friday November 2, Wyo FD Engine 79, TSFRS Rescue 85 and Western Berks EMS Medic 6512 were dispatched to the intersection of Berkshire Blvd and Ridgewood Road in Wyomissing for a motor vehicle crash with entrapment. As the units went responding County Communications provided additional information to the effect that there was one vehicle into a tree, possible ...Continued

Smoke Investigation, South Cacoosing Drive, Spring Twp
Sun, Oct 28th, 2018 12:16:00 pm - TSFRS Engine 85 and Rescue Engine 85, along with Wyo FD Engine 79 and Western Berks FD Ladder 18 responded to South Cacoosing Drive in the Lillyfield development in southern Spring Twp in the evening of Sunday October 28 for an odor investigation.  The caller reported an odor of something burning but with no visible smoke.   E85 responded with Capt Conner in command and arrived ...Continued

 

Vehicle Accident, Rte 724 at Springtowne Center

 
Fri, Oct 26th, 2018 4:41:00 pm - On Friday October 26, TSFRS Rescue 85, Western Berks EMS Ambulance 6514 and Medic 6521 were dispatched for a motor vehicle crash with injuries on Route 724 in front of the Springtowne Shopping Center Giant in Spring Township.  As units responded, additional information was provided by Communications reported two vehicles in traffic with one possible injured party and one for evaluation.  Chief 85 (Hackman) arrived ...Continued

Yocum Institute Fire Prevention
Thu, Oct 25th, 2018 2:25:00 pm - On Thursday and Friday, personnel were at the Yocum Institute on Penn Avenue for childrens book reading and fire prevention education.  ...Continued

 

Possible Structure Fire, Squire Ct, Wyomissing Borough

 
Sun, Oct 21st, 2018 9:45:00 am - Wyo FD Tower 79 and TSFRS Engine 85, along with West Reading Ladder 64, Shillington Engine 36, Kenhorst Engine 69, Mohnton Engine 57, Temple Rescue 11 as RIT, & Western Berks EMS Medic 6511 were dispatched to the 1900 block of Squire Court, in Wyomissing Borough for a possible structure fire on Sunday morning October 21. TW79 under Capt. Nester responded and was provided with ...Continued

Station Tour
Wed, Oct 17th, 2018 11:54:00 am - Thank you to our friends from the Faithful Friends Day Care for stopping by for a tour of the station today! ...Continued

 

Smoke Condition, Dogwood Drive, Spring Twp.

 
Sat, Oct 13th, 2018 5:36:00 pm - TSFRS Engine 85 and Wyo FD Tower 79 along with our mutual aid partners from Western Berks FD Engine 18-1 and Ladder 18, West Reading Engine 64, Shillington Engine 36, Temple Rescue 11 and Western Berks EMS were sent to the 1200 block of Dogwood Drive in the North Whitfield section of Spring Twp. late Saturday afternoon, October 13 for a residential structure fire that ...Continued

Spring Ridge Elementary Fire Prevention
Thu, Oct 11th, 2018 11:57:00 am - Today, personnel visited Spring Ridge Elementary for Fire Prevention. ...Continued

 

Fire Prevention at Lakeside Preschool

 
Wed, Oct 10th, 2018 11:59:00 am - Today, firefighters went to Lakeside Preschool on Snyder Rd. to read books to (24) 4 year old students and 7 teachers. We read 2 books and had RE85 on display for the children to view. This is one of many fire prevention events we will participate in during October. ...Continued

Vehicle Crash, Penn Ave, Spring Twp
Sat, Oct 6th, 2018 4:53:00 pm - TSFRS Rescue 85 along with Western Berks EMS was dispatched to the intersection of Morwood Ave and Penn Ave in the West Lawn section of Spring Twp on Saturday evening, Oct. 6, for a vehicle crash with reported injuries. R85 under Capt. Bingaman responded and arrived to find a 2-vehicle accident, with one vehicle in the intersection and one in the lot at the Sunoco ...Continued

 

Fire Prevention Open House

 
Sat, Oct 6th, 2018 3:27:00 pm - The department held its annual open house today in conjunction with National Fire Prevention Week. Well over 300 people attended and toured our station, inspected our apparatus and took home some fire prevention materials. Children also participated in our 7 stage Jr Firefighter Obstacle Course. Thanks for your support. ...Continued

Stove Fire, Girard Av, Spring Twp
Sat, Oct 6th, 2018 7:00:00 am - On Saturday morning Oct. 6, TSFRS Engine 85, Shillington Engine 36, Mohnton Engine 57, Kenhorst Engine E69, Western Berks FD Ladder 18, Wyo FD Tower 79, West Reading Rescue 64, Western Berks EMS Medics 6511 and 6531 were dispatched to the Presidential Arms Townhouses in Spring Township  for a reported oven fire.  As companies were responding M6531 arrived and reported nothing showing from the exterior. ...Continued

 

Spring Township Library October Book Reading

 
Wed, Oct 3rd, 2018 12:59:00 pm - This morning, personnel went to the Spring Township Library for our monthly book reading. We were very excited as the library staff, families and children helped us celebrate National Fire Prevention Week which starts October 7th. We were treated to a large cake and banner thanking us for helping our community. Firefighters read a fire related book to children and parents the first Wednesday of ...Continued

Motor Vehicle Accident with Entrapment, Spring and Crossing Dr, Wyomissing
Tue, Sep 25th, 2018 11:33:00 am - On Tuesday morning September 25, Wyo FD Engine 79, TSFRS Rescue 85, and Western Berks EMS Medic 6512 were dispatched to the intersection of Crossing Drive and Spring St in the Berkshire Hgts section of the Borough for an accident with entrapment. E79 under Captain Yeager arrived and reported negative entrapment. R85 and E79 crews then stabilized one vehicle and assisted EMS with patient removal. ...Continued

 

Electrical System Malfunction, Woodland Rd, Wyomissing Boro

 
Sat, Sep 22nd, 2018 7:30:00 am - On Saturday morning Sept 22, Wyo FD Tower 79, TSFRS Engine 85 along with West Reading Engine 64, Shillington Engine 36, Kenhorst Engine 69, Western Berks FD Ladder 18, Temple Rescue 11, and Western Berks EMS responded to the Old Navy store on Woodland Rd for an odor of electrical smoke in the building. TSFRS Rescue Engine 85 and Air 85 responded extra. TW79 under ...Continued

PSU Berks Bon Fire
Fri, Sep 21st, 2018 9:39:00 pm - TSFRS provided support to the faculty and student body at Penn State Berks for their annual pep rally bon fire, held on Friday night September 21.  The bon fire construction by the facility was initially difficult to ignite.  However, TSFRS personnel provided their intimate knowledge of the combustion process and successfully lit the pile ...Continued

 

Oven Fire, Montieth Blvd, Spring Twp

 
Mon, Sep 17th, 2018 8:29:00 pm - On Sunday afternoon September 2, TSFRS and Wyo FD were dispatched along with Western Berks FD Ladder 18 and Engine 18-1, Shillington Engine 36, West Reading Rescue 64, Mohnton Engine 57 and Denver(LanCo) Rescue 13 for a reported oven fire in a home on Montieth Blvd in the Midvale Manor section of Spring Twp.  TSFRS Engine 85 under Capt. Conner arrived with nothing evident and ...Continued

TSFRS/ Wyo FD Flood Response
Thu, Sep 13th, 2018 9:30:00 pm - On Friday afternoon August 31, Mother Nature seemed to wreak special havoc on the 422 corridor from Wyomissing to Sinking Spring where over 5" of rain fell in spots. This onslaught, coupled with the unusually heavy rains and flooding over the previous several weeks, resulted in severe flooding of streets, cars, homes and businesses. While too many to mention individually, suffice it to say that ...Continued