Monthly Calls
 Month
Fire
 Jan
157
 Feb
150
 Mar
119
 Apr
145
 May
173
 Jun
143
 Jul
182
 Aug
261
 Sep
0
 Oct
0
 Nov
0
 Dec
0
 Total
1,330

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

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2018 Fire Prevention Open House

 
Tue, Sep 11th, 2018 9:41:00 pm - The Township of Spring Fire Rescue annual Fire Prevention Open House will be held on Saturday, October 6th from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Stop by and tour the station, see fire trucks, ambulances and police cars up close, meet with our firefighters and visit the Fire Safety House. Kids will also have the opportunity to use a real fire hose on a simulated fire. There will ...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

Technician Promotion
Tue, Sep 11th, 2018 2:30:00 pm - On Monday September 10th, the Township of Spring Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the promotion of Firefighter Kenneth McCardell to the rank of Technician.Kenny started his career with the Township of Spring Fire Rescue in April of 2015 and was assigned as Firefighter on the A – Platoon. Kenny will start as Technician on September 18th, on the D – Platoon. Congratulations on the promotion! ...Continued

 

Dryer Fire, Whitfield Blvd, Spring Twp

 
Sat, Sep 8th, 2018 9:33:00 pm - A smoking dryer resulted in a structure fire response to the 1200 block of Whitfield Blvd in the North Whitfield section of Spring Township in the evening of Tuesday August 28.  TSFRS Engine 85 and Rescue Engine 85, Wyo FD Tower 79, Shillington Engine 36, West Reading Engine 64, Western Berks FD Engine 18-1 and Ladder 18, Temple Rescue 11 and Western Berks EMS Medic ...Continued

Electrical Fire, Woodland Rd, Wyomissing
Sun, Aug 26th, 2018 10:17:00 am - On Sunday morning August 26, Wyo FD Tower 79 and TSFRS Engine 85, along with our mutual aid partners from West Reading (Engine 64), Kenhorst (Engine 69), Greenfields (Engine 55), Reading (Ladder 1), Temple (Rescue 11), and Western Berks EMS (Medic 6521) were dispatched to the Days Inn on Crossing Drive in Wyomissing for a commercial structure fire. The fire was reported to be in ...Continued

 

Smoke in the Dwelling, West Wyo. Blvd, Spring Twp

 
Tue, Aug 21st, 2018 2:45:00 pm - As companies were handling a fire alarm at Penn State Berks on Tuesday afternoon August 21, a structure fire assignment was transmitted for a home in the 400 block of West Wyomissing Blvd in Spring Township, with a report of a smoke odor and visible haze in the residence. The residence was across the street from the station in which Lt 85-1 (Christian) was standing ...Continued

Motorcycle vs Car, Spohn Rd, Spring Twp
Sat, Aug 18th, 2018 1:23:00 pm - TSFRS Rescue 85 and Western Berks EMS Medic 6513 were dispatched to the intersection of Spohn Rd and Shillington Road on Saturday afternoon August 18 for a vehicle accident with injuries, reported to involve a motorcycle and car. R85 under Capt. Neubert arrived on location with M6513 and the crew assisted with evaluation of the patient and checked for fluids leaking from the vehicles. The ...Continued

 

Vehicle Crash, Penn Avenue, Spring Twp

 
Sat, Aug 18th, 2018 2:18:00 am - Early in the morning of Saturday August 18, TSFRS was dispatched to the 2100 Block of Penn Ave in the West Lawn section of Spring Twp., for a vehicle crash with reported entrapment. Additional details reported the incident to involve 2 vehicles with one overturned. When Rescue 85 under Capt. Conner arrived, they found one vehicle into a parked car with the striking vehicle on ...Continued

Gas Leak, Penn Ave., Spring Twp
Mon, Aug 13th, 2018 12:36:00 pm - TSFRS Engine 85, Western Berks FD Engine 18-2 and Wyo FD Tower 79 were dispatched for a hazmat in the 2800 block of Penn Avenue in Spring Township on Monday afternoon August 13.  Companies went responding and were provided additional information from Communications that UGI had received a call reporting a struck gas line and had a crew enroute.  E85 under Captain Connor arrived to ...Continued

 

Asphalt Spill, Rte 222 and Spring Ridge Dr, Spring Twp

 
Thu, Aug 9th, 2018 2:47:00 pm - TSFRS was dispatched to Spring Ridge Drive at Ramp D to Rt 222 N on Thursday August 9 for fluids and debris on the roadway as a result of a vehicle accident.  As Rescue85 under Capt. Conner reported as responding, County Communications provided additional information that this was a trailer on its side leaking tar or driveway sealant.  With this information, R85 requested that Wyo ...Continued

Penn and Woodside Vehicle Accident with Entrapment, Spring Township
Thu, Aug 2nd, 2018 10:06:00 am - TSFRS Rescue 85, along with Western Berks EMS, was dispatched to the intersection of Penn Ave. and Woodside Ave. in the West Lawn section of Spring Twp on Thursday August 2 for a Motor Vehicle Accident with unknown injuries. However, immediately after dispatch, Communications advised that the assignment was upgraded to entrapment which resulted in the addition of Wyo FD Engine 79 to the assignment. ...Continued

 

Tree into Home, Oley St, Wyomissing

 
Sat, Jul 28th, 2018 6:16:00 pm - In the midst of a thunderstorm and downpour Friday night July 28, Wyo FD Engine 79, TSFRS Engine 85, West Reading Engine 64, and Western Berks FD Ladder 18 were dispatched to 6th and Oley Sts in the Berkshire Hgts section of Wyomissing Borough for a structure investigation, reported as a tree into a home with damage to the porch and second floor. The dispatch ...Continued

Car Accident with Entrapment, Berkshire Blvd, Wyomissing
Fri, Jul 27th, 2018 2:33:00 pm - On Friday afternoon July 27, Wyo FD Engine 79, TSFRS Rescue 85 and Western Berks EMS Medic 6521 were dispatched for a motor vehicle crash with entrapment in front of 1105 Berkshire Boulevard in Wyomissing Borough. As units reported their response, Communications reported a two-vehicle accident, with one vehicle on its roof with entrapment. On the strength of this information, M6521 requested an additional medic ...Continued

 

Mother Nature Showing Off

 
Thu, Jul 26th, 2018 11:31:00 am - In the emergency services, it's hard to see beauty and grace presented in the environments in which we operate.  However, Mother Nature took care of that in a grand way last week at a car fire in the parking lot of a local shopping center.  A shower had just passed thru the area, followed by the emergence of the sun as Wyo FD 's Engine ...Continued

Restaurant Fire, Hill Ave, Wyomissing Borough
Mon, Jul 23rd, 2018 3:07:00 pm - Wyo FD Station 79, TSFRS Engine 85, Kenhorst Engine 69, Shillington Engine 36, Mohnton Engine 57, Reading Ladder 1, West Reading Ladder 64, Temple Rescue 11, and Western Berks EMS Medic 6521 were dispatched for a reported commercial structure fire in a restaurant on Hill Avenue, in Wyomissing Borough on Monday July 23. County Communications provided additional information that employees reported a vat on fire ...Continued

 

Vehicle Accident, Octagon Ave, Spring Twp

 
Sun, Jul 22nd, 2018 1:25:00 pm - On Saturday afternoon July 22, TSFRS and Western Berks Fire, along with Western Berks EMS were dispatched to the 2600 block of Octagon Ave in the Wilshire section of the Township for a vehicle accident with possible injuries. Rescue 85 was already committed to another MVA elsewhere and as such Capt Bingaman requested that BCCC send next due rescue to this incident. E18-2 was on ...Continued

222 NB , Spring Twp, MVA with injuries
Sat, Jul 21st, 2018 1:24:00 pm - TSFRS Rescue 85 and Wyo FD Engine 79 along with Western Berks EMS Medic 6511 were dispatched to Route 222 NB between Penn Avenue and the Jefferson St overpass for vehicle crash with injuries Saturday afternoon July 21. R85 under Capt Bingaman responded arrived on location simultaneously with M6511 to find an SUV on top of and resting against the center median. EMS personnel tended ...Continued

 

Working Structure Fire, Museum Rd, Wyomissing Boro

 
Wed, Jul 18th, 2018 11:46:00 pm - Wyo FD and TSFRS were dispatched to a home on Museum Rd late in the evening of Wednesday July 18. In addition to Wyo FD Engine 79 and TSFRS Engine 85, Reading Ladder 1, West Reading Ladder 64, Shillington Engine 36, Kenhorst Engine 69, Mohnton Engine 57, Temple Rescue 11 and Mt. Penn Rescue 1 were due. TSFRS Rescue Engine 85 and Air 85, Shillington ...Continued

Vehicle Accident, Rt 222 NB, Wyomissing Borough
Tue, Jul 17th, 2018 2:22:00 pm - On Tuesday afternoon July 17, Wyo FD Engine 79 and TSFRS Rescue 85 were dispatched to Rt 422 for vehicle crash reported to be a vehicle down an embankment with the driver confined.  Coincidentally, R85 under Capt. Neubert was in the area and arrived on location shortly after being dispatched. R85 confirmed a vehicle off the roadway and about 20' down an embankment on Route ...Continued