Call history
Mid Afternoon Brush Fire
Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Yesterday afternoon, while crews were presenting fire prevention demos to local daycares and setting up for our annual Fire Prevention Expo at Giant, Station 48 Swedeland Volunteer Fire Company, was dispatched to the Kingswood Apartments for a woods fire. Chief 49 (J. Recupido) was in the area and saw a large column of smoke coming from the area. Chief 49 arrived to a 40 x 40 wooded hillside burning by the playground in the complex. Engine and Capt. 48 arrived on scene and requested Pipeline and Squirt 49 to respond. Both units were fueling up at the Twp. Garage and quickly responded. The Pipeline laid a supply line to the top side of the fire and the Squirt picked up the hydrant. Crews also stretched a supply line from Engine 48 at the bottom side of the fire to the Squirt. Crews from both companies worked for approximately an hour to extinguish the fire. In all, an area of about 60 x 60 would be involved. Good job by all!

49 Units on Scene
Chief 49
Pipeline 49
Squirt 49

Other Units on Scene
Engine & Squad 48 (Swedeland Fire Co.)
56 PD (Upper Merion Township Police Department)
FM56-2 (Upper Merion Fire Marshal's Office)

Mid Afternoon Brush Fire
Mid Afternoon Brush Fire
Mid Afternoon Brush Fire
Mid Afternoon Brush Fire
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44 entries in the Call history
Sunday, June 9th, 2019
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Swedesburg Volunteer Fire Company assisted Lower Providence Township Volunteer Fire Company during their annual Fireman's Fair. SVFC stood by at their station to run calls for Lower Providence Township on Friday June 7th and Sunday June 9th.
Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
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Shortly before 6:45 PM Station 49 was dispatched for a water rescue on River Road (RT. 23). Marine 49 arrived to a vehicle in flood waters. Rescuers entered the water to find one victim who was assisted out of the vehicle and brought to safety.
Friday, March 29th, 2019
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This morning at 7:00 AM Station 49 along with Ladder 48 (Swedeland Volunteer Fire Company) and Engine 56 (Upper Merion Fire & EMS) were dispatched to a house fire on the 400 Blk. of Coates Ln. Upper Merion Township Police Department arrived to heavy smoke coming from a house.
Sunday, March 10th, 2019
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This morning at 1:45 AM station 49 and Medic 317 were dispatched to a car into a house on the 300 Blk. of E. Valley Forge Rd. Shortly after dispatch the assignment was upgraded to a rescue. Chief 49 (J.
Monday, February 25th, 2019
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This past Saturday shortly after 7:00 AM Station 49 was dispatched to the storage facility on the 300 Blk. of S. Henderson Rd. for a water flow alarm. Shortly after dispatch the County 911 Center started receiving multiple calls for smoke coming from one of the storage buildings.
Friday, January 25th, 2019
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Yesterday afternoon shortly before 3:30 PM Squirt 49 was dispatched on the 2nd Alarm to assist Station 47 (King of Prussia Vol. Fire Co.) at a dwelling fire on the 400 Blk. Of Brookwood Rd. In the townships Bob White Section.
Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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This morning at 1:00 AM Pipeline 49 was dispatched as part of the 2nd Alarm Assignment to assist Station 43 (Plymouth Fire Company No. 1 (Montco 43)) at the working commercial building fire at Carfagno Chevrolet on Ridge Pike.
Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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While clearing from a cooking mishap in the Belmont Section of the Township last night, Station 49 Units responded to a Dwelling Fire with Entrapment in Bridgeport Borough around 6:30 PM. Pipeline, Squirt, Rescue, and Traffic 49 would all make the response.
Saturday, October 13th, 2018
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Yesterday afternoon around 12:45 PM Station 49 was dispatched with Station 48 (Swedeland Volunteer Fire Company) for a building fire on the 100 Blk. Of East Church Rd. Squirt and Chief 49 (Recupido) responded with a crew of three.
Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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Shortly before 6:45 PM yesterday evening Marine 49 was dispatched with Station 47 (King of Prussia Vol. Fire Co.) for a water rescue at South Warner and Croton Roads. A driver on S. Warner Rd. lost control of their vehicle after suffering a medical emergency and crashed through the guardrail into Cr...
Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Last Night shortly before 7:00 PM, Rescue 49 was dispatched as part of the 2nd Alarm Assignment to assist the Norristown Fire Department at the working dwelling fire on the Unit Block of E. Fornance St.
Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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Yesterday shortly after 10:00 Am. Station 49 was dispatched to the area of Crooked Ln and Church St. for a reported trash truck fire. A passerby had noticed a trash truck in a parking lot that was smoking.
Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Shortly before 11:30PM last night, Station 49 was dispatched to the intersection of E. Dekalb Pike and Route 202 Southbound for a vehicle rescue. Medic 317 (Lafayette Ambulance & Rescue Squad, Inc.) arrived to a two vehicle crash and were confronted with the driver of the sedan trapped inside.
Thursday, October 5th, 2017
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Yesterday afternoon, while crews were presenting fire prevention demos to local daycares and setting up for our annual Fire Prevention Expo at Giant, Station 48 Swedeland Volunteer Fire Company, was dispatched to the Kingswood Apartments for a woods fire.
Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Today at 10:00 AM Station 49 was dispatched to the area of the Pep Boys on E. Dekalb Pike. Squirt 49 responded and was advised that 56PD was on scene with a well off pickup in the old Bus Station parking lot.
Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Today shortly after 1:00 PM Squirt 49 was dispatched to assist Station 47 (King of Prussia Vol. Fire Co.) at a Working Building Fire at the Wawa on South Gulph Rd. Chief 47 arrived to a Peco service line to the building that was burning and extending into the building.
Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
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Shortly after 3:00 PM yesterday afternoon Station 49 was dispatched to the unit Blk. of Carmella Ct. in the King Manor Section of the Twp. for a dumpster fire. Chief 49 (J. Recupido) arrived to a dumpster that was well off.
Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Last evening shortly after 4:30 PM a strong line of storms came through the area. Station 49 was dispatched to the unit block of Stacey Dr. in the Belmont Section of the Township for a tree into a dwelling.
Friday, May 12th, 2017
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Last night shortly after 10:45 PM Pipeline 49 was dispatched to with the Bridgeport Fire Department to the 300 Blk. of Prospect Ave. in Bridgeport for a reported dwelling fire. Initial reports were of smoke coming from the dwelling.
Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Last night shortly after 10:30PM Pipeline and Rescue 49 were dispatched to assist the Conshohocken Fire Dept. on the 2nd Alarm Building Fire Assignment. CFD units arrived to the Fine Grinding Corp. on the 200 Blk.
44 entries in the Call history

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