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Monthly Calls
 Month
Fire
 Jan
6
 Feb
 Mar
 Apr
 May
 Jun
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total

Calls By Year
2016
232
2015
255
2014
260
2013
242
2012
250
2011
275
2010
214
2009
189
2008
159
2007
184

Odor of gas

 
Thu, Jan 12th, 2017 2:25:00 pm - The WVFC and mutual aid units operated for an hour at an odor of gas call at Northvale Hill Apts. in Womelsdorf earlier today. Fortunately the weather was warmer than normal for the tenants as they had evacuated the building and nothing was found. ...Continued
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CPR and AED refresher Class
Tue, Jan 10th, 2017 8:00:00 pm - On Tuesday night the members of the fire company along with several other community members and members of the ladies auxiliary participated in a CPR and AED refresher course. This refresher course is held every two years to keep all the members up to date on their training and to help keep up on current techniques. A special thanks to Steve Zimmerman for leading the ...Continued
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2017 Fire Company Officers Announced
Sun, Jan 1st, 2017 12:00:00 am - Fire Company Fire Chief - Robert Martin Deputy Chief - Ryan Zerbe Asst. Chief - Kyle Zerbe Asst. Chief - Merle Hurst Captain - Scott Kramer Lieutenant (1) - Jamie Flickinger Lieutenant (2) - Nathan Moyer Fire Police Fire Police Captain - Dayland Berkihiser Fire Police Lieutenant - Paul Krick Fire Police Sergeant - Dave Schaab ...Continued
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Tulpehocken Twp Shed Fire
Wed, Nov 23rd, 2016 11:24:00 pm - The WVFC was dispatched to assist the Rehrersburg Fire Co. at 5151 Rt 419 in Tulpehocken Twp for a shed fire. Captain 27 arrived on location with a shed fully involved extending to a mobile home. Engine 52 and Engine 27-1 arrived and began extinguishing the fire and while crews from Engine and Ladder 47 arrived just after and began overhauling the home. Tanker 47 ...Continued
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Adelphi Kitchens Roof Fire

 
Mon, Nov 7th, 2016 9:30:00 am - This morning at 0937 hrs Ladder & Engine 47 and other mutual aid companies were dispatched to assist Co.26 (Robesonia) for a building fire at Adelphi Kitchens in Heidelberg Twp. The roof was reported to be on fire in the center of the building. Upon arrival Command 26 had a smoke condition inside. Ladder 47 set up on the delta side and had crews interior ...Continued
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William Penn Blvd. House Fire
Fri, Oct 28th, 2016 8:30:00 pm - Co.47 and mutual aid units were dispatched to assist Co.52 (Stouchsburg) with a house fire on  William Penn Blvd. bordering Womelsdorf Borough. Homeowners came home and opened the front door to find the house full of smoke. Ladder 47 arrived first confirming smoke showing from the front of the home and put an 1 3/4" water line in service. Engine 47 arrived next on scene ...Continued
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Marion Township Barn Fire

 
Wed, Oct 5th, 2016 11:33:00 pm - The WVFC was on scene with all four apparatus and 24 personnel for over 6 hours assisting with suppression, rescue of cattle, and overhaul. Ladder 47 was utilized for master stream operations using it's ladder pipe and deck gun. ...Continued
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Trip to Womelsdorf, Germany
Fri, Sep 16th, 2016 12:00:00 am - The Womelsdorf Volunteer Fire Co. is hosting a trip to Womelsdorf, Germany in coordination with the 50th Anniversary celebration of the village's fire brigade. Fire company members and residents from Womelsdorf and the surrounding areas are invited to take part in this event. There are two options for this trip. The first option will run from Thursday, June 1, 2017 through Thursday, June 8, 2017 ...Continued
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Disabled Tractor Trailer

 
Wed, Aug 31st, 2016 4:00:00 pm - Earlier today the WVFC was called for an accident at Rt.422 and Water St. but instead found a disabled tractor trailer with a full load of roofing shingles. Fire police are assisting Womelsdorf PD until the trailer was unloaded and removed from the scene. ...Continued
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MVA With Rollover
Tue, Aug 9th, 2016 8:00:00 pm - This evening at 1818 hours the WVFC along with Engine 26 (Robesonia), Rescue 18 (Western Berks FD), Engine/Rescue 34 (Newmanstown), and Western Berks EMS were dispatched to the intersection of Route 422 and Hill Rd. for a vehicle accident with entrapment involving rollover. Chief 47 arrived on location and found a single van on its roof which had struck three parked vehicles. The driver of ...Continued
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