Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company



2017 Incidents
Jan 23
Feb 13
Mar 0
Apr 0
May 0
Jun 0
Jul 0
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 36

Past Incidents
2016 321
2015 296
2014 299
2013 298
2012 346
2011 363
2010 331
2009 287
2008 305
2007 276
Total 3122

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Newburg Road / Georgetown Road Crash

Hecktown Fire Company, January 07

The HFCo. was alerted at 12:37 for a MVA with injuries. Rescue 5341 (Capt. Suhr) responded with staffing of 5. 5341 arrived on the scene and crew assisted with debris cleanup, controlled fluids and assisted with traffic control.... (Full Story & Photos)

Christmas Eve MVA

Hecktown Fire Company, December 24

The HFCo. was alerted at 22:13 hrs. for a MVA with injuries on Route 248 at Eastgate Boulevard. 5351 (Chief Seip) arrived on scene minutes after dispatch with 3 vehicle in the roadway, all parties self extricated, and established 53 command. 5341 and 5312 responded with staffing of 6. Crews assisted with fluid cleanup and traffic control. EMS transported 1 to a local hospital.... (Full Story & Photos)

New Chassis Arrives at 4-Guys

Hecktown Fire Company, December 20

The chassis for the new 5331 has arrived in Myersdale, PA at 4-Guys Fire Apparatus. The Peterbilt 389 chassis will serve as the foundation for the 1750p / 4000w tanker to be constructed in 2017. The truck committee worked with Bob Pursel of Commonwealth Fire Apparatus to create the custom specs for the new unit. The new tanker will replace the current 5331 which was placed in service in 1997. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Santa Run 2016

Hecktown Firefighters, December 20

On Saturday, December 17 crews from Fire 53 assisted Santa with making some early deliveries to families around Lower Nazareth Township. The firefighters used several pieces of apparatus to help Santa deliver presents as part of our annual Santa Run. The crews were undeterred by less than favorable weather and were able to help Santa get the gifts to the kids on his Nice List. Thank you to all ... (Full Story & Photos)

Forcible Entry Training

Hecktown Fire Company, December 12

Members of Hecktown Vol. Fire Co. participated in a 3-hour Forcible Entry refresher. This program reviews the basic principles of forcible entry as it relates to the most common types of access required on the fireground. Members were shown how to use a variety of forcible entry equipment and then were given the opportunity to practice their skills using a simulator. We would like to thank Steve Schneider ... (Full Story & Photos)

Pink Heals 5K

Hecktown Firefighters, November 05

The Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company had the privilege of attending and supporting the Pink Heals 5k at Notre Dame High School in Bethlehem Township. Fire 53 was there to support all of the runners and volunteers who organized and participated in this event. We were especially proud of the team from Siegfried Elementary School in Northampton that had 7 runners in the event. Five of the seven team ... (Full Story & Photos)

Fire Prevention 2016

Hecktown Fire Company, September 27

Why focus on smoke alarms three years in a row? Because NFPA’s survey data shows that the public has many misconceptions about smoke alarms, which may put them at increased risk in the event of a home fire. For example, only a small percentage of people know how old their smoke alarms are, or how often they need to be replaced.

As a result of those and related findings, we’re addressing smoke alarm ... (Full Story & Photos)

Dryland Way Brush Fire

Hecktown Fire Company, September 13

The HFCo. was alerted at 14:16 hrs. for a brush fire on Dryland Way in the area of Longhorn Steakhouse. As additional info came into NC911 reporting brush, poles, and vehicles involved, 5391 added an engine from F27. Engine 5311 responded with staffing of 3. 5357 (FF Gable) arrived to find a pole and brush involved, the fire contained to the area of involvement and established 53 Command. 5311 ... (Full Story & Photos)


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Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company #1
230 Nazareth Pike
Bethlehem, PA 18020

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