Vehicle Accident: 2/1/17

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HVFC was dispatched for a vehicle accident rescue at 10:22 pm on Philmont Ave. and Duell Street. While there was no entrapment, crews remained on scene to assist EMS in removing one patient who was transported to the hospital, and as well as provide traffic control. Responding units included Squad 8, Utility 8, Station 8 Fire Police, Squad 11, Special …

Dwelling Fire: 1/21/17

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HVFC was dispatched at 12:30 pm 1/21/17 for a dwelling fire on Stahl Drive between Ely and Boyd Roads. Caller reporter smoke in the residence. LMPD confirmed light smoke condition in the house and crews from Squad 11 and Engine 8 determined that an overheating motor in the heater was the cause. Responding on the call were Engine 8, Tower …

Toy Drive / Photos with Santa 12/2/16

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Word around town is that Santa is making an early stop at the firehouse this Friday night, December 2nd. Stop on down from 6pm to 10pm and get your picture taken with Santa on the firetrucks! All Santa asks for in return is that you bring a new unwrapped toy for his firefighter friends to bring with them to the …

Vehicle Rescue – 4/8/16

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HVFC was dispatched for a vehicle accident rescue at 11:44 am April 8th on Bobwhite Lane. Dispatch reported a person trapped under a vehicle. Crews stabilized and lifted the car for EMS to move the person safely and transport to hospital. Responding on the call were Engine 8-1, Utility 8, Fire Police 8, Squad 11, Bucks Rescue 2, and Bryn Athyn …

Dwelling Fire – 4/5/16

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At 18:37 hours, Huntingdon Valley Fire Company was dispatched to a dwelling fire on the 800 block of Red Wing Lane. Deputy Chief 8 arrived on location and reported smoke showing. Crews from Engine 8-1 made entry and extinguished the fire. Remaining crews assisted with ventilation and interior search. Thank you to all the assisting companies Bryn Athyn Fire Company …

Commercial Building Fire – 3/30/16

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HVFC was dispatched at 8:24pm Wednesday, 3/30/6 for a commercial building fire at the industrial complex on Philmont Ave. at Duell St. Engine 8-1 confirmed light smoke condition in the building. Crews on the roof discovered roof material on fire and drop ceiling smoldering. Extinguishers and a hand line were deployed to extinguish the fire. Responding on the call were Engine …

2/8/16 Dodgeball-SCBA drill

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On February 8th, 2016, members of HVFC participated in an SCBA drill to simulate elevated work functions and breathing management while wearing SCBAs. [Show slideshow]

2/1/16 Vehicle Accident

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HVFC was dispatched for a vehicle accident rescue at 7 am today on Philmont Ave between Red Lion and Pine Roads. Three victims trapped in a sedan were rescued once roof of car removed by crews from Squads 8, 11 and Engine 8-1. Four people transported to local hospitals. Also responding on the call were Station 8 Fire Police and …

1/21/16 Dwelling Fire

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HVFC was dispatched at 3:28 pm on Jan 21, 2016 for a dwelling fire on the 400 block of Welsh Road. LMPD confirmed house well involved. Chief 8 established command and ordered exterior attack as resident got out and firefighters encountered heavy fire load. Crews went in service with heaviest water lines. Assisting us today were units from Rockledge 9, …