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Upcoming Events
Fire Prevention Open House - October 8th 10am-3pm

Coats For Kids Collection - Drop off by October 24th

Safe Trick or Treat Night - Station 85 & Spring Twp. Police Station - October 31 6pm-8pm

Rail Transport of Flammable Liquids---November 5

Step Up Your Teams Seminar---December 3


Thu, Sep 15th, 2016 2:40:00 pm - The Township of Spring Fire Rescue and Wyomissing Fire Department are seeking new or gently used winter coats as a donation to distribute to children in need this winter. If you would like to donate, please see the flyer below for drop off locations and other donation information. Thank you! ...Continued

Spring Township Emergency Services Trick or Treat Night
Fri, Sep 9th, 2016 6:57:00 pm - On Monday October 31st from 6:00pm - 8:00pm the Township of Spring Fire Rescue Services and the Township of Spring Police Department will be participating in the Spring Township Emergency Services Trick or Treat Night! Be sure to stop by both stations for a treat! ...Continued


Mohns Hill Road, Spring Twp, Vehicle Fire

Tue, Oct 25th, 2016 3:26:00 pm - LATE ENTRY October 12, 2016 In the morning of Wednesday October 12, TSFRS Engine 85 and Tanker 85, Wyo FD Engine 79, Adamstown Engine 11-1, and Brecknock Tanker 72 were dispatched to Mohns Hill Rd. on the Route 222 overpass for a vehicle fire. RE85 responded under Captain Nuebert as did E79 under Acting Captain Miller and were advised by Communications that they received multiple ...Continued

Light Ballast Smoke Condition, Penn Ave, Spring Twp
Wed, Oct 12th, 2016 7:32:00 pm - On Wednesday evening October 12, TSFRS for Engine 85 and Wyo FD for Tower 79 were dispatched to a reported structure fire in a business on Penn Avenue in Spring Twp.  In addition, our mutual aid partners from West Reading Engine 64, Shillington Engine 36, Mohnton Engine 57, Reading Ladder 1, Temple Rescue 11 and Western Berks EMS Medic 6511 responded.  As units responded, additional ...Continued


Motor Vehicle Accident, Paper Mill Road at Ethan Drive, Spring Twp

Mon, Oct 10th, 2016 3:11:00 pm - On Monday afternoon October 10, TSFRS Rescue 85 and Western Berks EMS were dispatched to Paper Mill Rd in the vicinity of Ethan Drive in the northern section of Spring Twp, for a vehicle accident with unknown injuries.  Rescue 85 arrived on location and found a two vehicle accident in the intersection with one patient being evaluated by EMS.  Rescue 85's crew applied absorbent to ...Continued

Meridian Blvd and Paper Mill Rd, Car Accident, Spring Twp
Sat, Oct 8th, 2016 3:18:00 pm - On Saturday afternoon October 8, TSFRS Rescue 85 and Western Berks EMS Medic 6512 were dispatched to a vehicle crash with injuries. Rescue 85 responded with a crew of 5 under Captain Bingaman. Rescue 85 arrived on location and reported a 2-vehicle MVC in the intersection with Captain 85 establishing "Papermill Rd. Command". Rescue 85 began patient care and stabilized the vehicles. Patient care was ...Continued


2016 Fire Prevention Open House

Mon, Oct 3rd, 2016 2:41:00 pm - The Township of Spring Fire Rescue annual Fire Prevention Open House was held on Saturday, October 8th.   Visitors were treated to a tour of the station, a chance to view the equipment up close and personally, visit the Safety House and chat with firefighters. Young guests were provided with a chance to use a real hose and nozzle on a simulated fire.  Also present was ...Continued

Cancer Awareness T-Shirts
Thu, Sep 29th, 2016 5:27:00 pm - The Township of Spring Fire Rescue and Wyomissing Fire Department are working together to raise awareness for all cancers. You can show your support by purchasing this limited edition Cancer Awareness T-shirt. All proceeds will be donated to a local Berks County Cancer organization.  Shirts will be available starting Saturday October 8, 2016 at the Township of Spring Fire Rescue Fire Prevention open house.  After the open house, shirts ...Continued


Van Reed Road, Vehicle Fire, Spring Twp

Mon, Sep 26th, 2016 8:24:00 pm - Early in the morning of Sunday September 25, TSFRS and WFD were dispatched for a vehicle fire on Van Reed Road past North Village Drive. As Rescue Engine 85 under Captain Conner and Engine 79 under Captain Nester responded, County Communications advised this was now reported to be a vehicle accident with injuries involving fire, with occupant out of the vehicle. E79 arrived first and ...Continued

Structure Fire, Kickapoo Drive, Spring Twp
Mon, Sep 26th, 2016 8:22:00 pm - On Saturday morning September 24, TSFRS Engine 85, WFD Tower 79, along with our mutual aid partners were dispatched to a reported residential structure fire on Kickapoo Drive.  The fire was reported to be an oven on fire. While units were responding, County Communications advised that Spring Twp PD was on scene and confirmed an oven fire with extension to the counter top. E85 under Captain Conner ...Continued


RIP Greenfields Fire Company Deputy Chief (RET) Philip Haupt

Sun, Sep 25th, 2016 11:50:00 am - The Township of Spring Fire Rescue expresses our sincere condolences to the members of the Greenfields Fire Company on the passing of Deputy Chief (Ret.) Philip Haupt. Please keep Philip's family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. ...Continued

Street Smart Training
Sun, Sep 25th, 2016 9:20:00 am - The career staffs from both WFD and TSFRS were provided with training on handling potentially violent encounters that may occur during operations on Sundays Sept. 18 and 25 in the Training Room at Station 85.  The class was developed and instructed by Tom Kemery, a Reading Deputy Fire Chief and paramedic.   Most TSFRS career personnel and a number of volunteers attended a previous offering of ...Continued


Last Burn of 2016

Sun, Sep 25th, 2016 7:30:00 am - The fourth and final department burn building session at the Berks County Fire Training Site was conducted on Sunday morning, September 25.  We were joined by our mutual aid partners from East Cocalico and Adamstown in neighboring Lancaster County. The drill consisted of five evolutions, each involving fire in two rooms in either the commercial or residential sides of the training building.  The fires were ...Continued

PSU Berks Bonfire
Fri, Sep 23rd, 2016 9:00:00 pm - On Friday night September 23, volunteer firefighters staffing Engine 85 under Lieutenant Desch, along with Western Berks EMS, provided a safety standby for the annual Penn State Berks Homecoming Bonfire.  Some of the services provided included providing a charged hose line and overall site safety. In addition to the safety standby detail, TSFRS personnel were assigned to light the fire, and also to ensure extinguishment ...Continued


Structure Fire, Allentown Pike, Ontelaunee Twp

Fri, Sep 23rd, 2016 8:22:00 pm - On Friday night, September 23, Rescue 85 under Captain Conner was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire on Allentown Pike in Ontelaunee Twp as the Rapid Intervention Team.  While R85 was enroute, EMS arrived and reported a working fire now with possible entrapment. R85 arrived, staged on the A/D corner and reported to Command. Captain 85 completed a 360 of the building and found ...Continued

Vehicle Fire , Chapel Hill and Wheatfield.
Wed, Sep 21st, 2016 8:53:00 am - On Wednesday September 21 TSFRS and Wyo FD, along with Engine 11-1 (Adamstown) and Tanker 17-1 (Smokestown) from Lancaster County were dispatched to a reported vehicle fire located at the intersection of Chapel Hill Rd and Wheatfield Rd  in the rural southern half of Spring Township.  Both Engine 85 from TSFRS and Tower 79 from Wyo FD were already committed to an automatic fire alarm ...Continued


Department Drill, Hose Line Mgt

Mon, Sep 19th, 2016 7:00:00 pm - The Monday night drill for September 19 covered hose line management.  The drill focused on use of the leader line and hose packs in a three floor stretch in the rear of Station 79.  A scenario was prepared by the crew on Tower 79 that had the tower arriving first at a simulated fire alarm and encountering fire during their investigation. Engine 85 then advanced ...Continued

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Township of Spring Code Enforcement Officer
Thu, Sep 15th, 2016 9:08:00 pm - ...Continued


Department Drill Patient Packaging

Mon, Sep 12th, 2016 7:15:00 pm - The Monday night drill on September 12 featured patient packaging techniques.  Focus was primarily on the short torso immobilization using the KED and LSP harnesses. ...Continued

TSFRS and Wyo FD Remember 9/11
Sun, Sep 11th, 2016 11:00:00 am - It's been 15 years since the United States was attacked by terrorists in what became the worst attack on the US in history.  TSFRS wishes to acknowledge the loss of approximately 3000 innocent lives at the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon in Virginia, and a vacant field in Pennsylvania.  The toll includes 343 firefighters and EMS personnel from the FDNY. In addition ...Continued