Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company

2016 Incidents
Jan 23
Feb 29
Mar 13
Apr 24
May 24
Jun 30
Jul 55
Aug 20
Sep 22
Oct 13
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 253

Past Incidents
2015 296
2014 299
2013 298
2012 346
2011 363
2010 331
2009 287
2008 305
2007 276
Total 2801

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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)

1st Alarm Building Fire in Bethlehem Township

Hecktown Firefighters, August 19

The HFCo was alerted at 02:59 hrs. along with the 1st alarm companies to a building fire in Bethlehem Township on Highland Avenue. Engine 5311 responded with staffing of 4 and Chief 53 responded. 5311 arrived on scene and crew assisted with ventilation and overhaul. 5311 was cleared at 10:30 hrs.... (Full Story & Photos)

Lower Nazareth Rollover Sends 2 to Hospital

Hecktown Fire Company, August 11

The HFC along with EMS 17 ( Bethlehem Twsp.Vol. Fire Co. EMS) and F50 (Vigilance Hose Co.) were alerted at 14:53 for a MVA with rollover on Daniels just west of High View Drive.

5353 (AC Hinkel) arrived to find 2 vehicles involved, 2 patients to be checked and established 53 Command.

1782 and 1786 arrived on scene and began patient care. 5341 and 5041 arrived. Crews assisted with patient removal ... (Full Story & Photos)

Dryland Way Rollover

Hecktown Firefighters, July 02

At 20:28, the Hecktown Vol. Fire Company was alerted for a rollover with injuries on the access road from Dryland Way. 5353 (Asst. Chief Hinkel) responded shortly after the alert. 5353 arrived with 1 vehicle on its roof, driver self extricated, and established 53 command. Rescue 5341 (Lt. Cortright) arrived on scene and crew de-energized the vehicle and provided a safe working area. Traffic 5349 ... (Full Story & Photos)

FF's complete Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician

Hecktown Firefighters, June 22

On Saturday June 18th firefighters from Hecktown Fire Company (F53), Palmer Municipal Fire Department (F27), Bath Fire Department (F40), Vigilance Hose Company (F50), Upper Nazareth Fire Department (F54), and Upper Saucon Volunteer Fire Department (LC27) completed the final section of the PA Dept. of Health Basic Vehicle Rescue. FF"s learned the hazards of vehicle rescue operations, Incident Command, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Vehicle Fire On Mayfield Circle

Hecktown Firefighters, June 13

Fire Stations 53 and 14 (Nancy Run) along with EMS 17 were alerted at 10:42 hours for a vehicle fire on Mayfield Circle in Lower Nazareth Township. 5351 (Chief Seip) responded to the scene and confirmed the dispatch of a working vehicle fire in the driveway. 5312 (AC Hinkel) responded staffed with 4 along with 1411 and 5331. 5312's crew extinguished the fire with personnel from Fire 14 assisting. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Nazareth Pike MVA

Hecktown Firefighters, June 12

At 2010 hrs. the Hecktown Vol. Fire Company and ALS 17 (Bethlehem Twsp. EMS) were alerted for a Motor Vehicle Accident with entrapment on Nazareth Pike near the Taj Auto Mall. ALS 17 arrived shortly after the alert and reported 3 cars involved on the bridge with negative entrapment. 5360 (FM Lambert) arrived on scene, confirmed the update from EMS and established the 53 Command. Rescue 5341 (AC ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company #1
230 Nazareth Pike
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