Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company

2020 Incidents
Jan 14
Feb 0
Mar 0
Apr 0
May 0
Jun 0
Jul 0
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 14

Past Incidents
2019 341
2018 343
2017 313
2016 321
2015 296
2014 299
2013 298
2012 346
2011 363
2010 331
2009 287
2008 305
2007 276
Total 4119

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No Caption Fire 53 Assists Upper Nazareth at Industrial Fire

Hecktown Fire Company, January 09

Fire 53 was alerted just after 20:00 to respond as the RIT assignment for a commercial structure fire in Upper Nazareth Township. The dispatch was updated by PD and EMS to be a working fire in a trash compactor. 5341 (AC Brooks) responded with a crew of 5 and upon arrival was directed to assist with suppression and overhaul. 5343 (FM Boucher) responded with the trailer-mounted PPV fan to assist ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mutual Aid Training

Hecktown Fire Company , January 05

Hecktown Fire was invited by Hanover Twsp Fire (F15) to train at an acquired structure today. Crews from Hecktown, East Allen Twsp (F46), Hanover Twsp (F15), and Catasauqua (Lehigh County St. 2) worked together to train on fire ground operations. Search and rescue operations, fire attack operations, venting, and R.I.T team operations were all key focuses of the training. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Hanoverville Road Dryer Fire

Hecktown Fire Company, January 03

Fire 53 and Tower 1421 (Nancy Run) were dispatched to a reported dwelling fire at 20:11 hours. The resident stated the house was filling with smoke and there was a possible fire in the laundry room. 5352 (AC Hinkel) arrived on the scene and confirmed the dispatch of a fire in the laundry room. 5311 (Lt Cortright) arrived on the scene and the crew contained the fire to the dryer with a pressurized ... (Full Story & Photos)

Dwelling Fire In Bath Borough

Hecktown Fire Company, January 03

Fire 53 was dispatched to assist Bath Fire 40 with a working dwelling fire on East Northampton Street in the Borough. First arriving units confirmed a working fire with confirmed civilian injuries. Multiple departments from Northampton and Lehigh County responded. 5311 (Capt. Suhr)responded with a crew of 5 and assisted with fire suppression and overhaul. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Christmas Eve Trailer Fire

Hecktown Fire Company, December 24

At 11:38 hours, F53 and F50 ( Vigilance Hose Company) were alerted for a reported vehicle. ALS 1788 advised responding units of a small dump trailer with a fire inside. 5352 (AC Hinkel) arrived on scene, confirmed the updated report and established 53 Command. Engine 5312 (Chief Seip) responded with a crew of 5. 5312 arrived on scene a crew stretched the trash line. The fire was under control a short ... (Full Story & Photos)

Car vs. Pole on Nazareth Pike

Hecktown Fire Company, November 11

At 8:02 hours, the Hecktown Vol Fire Company, the Vigilance Hose Company of Nazareth (Fire 50) and Bethlehem Township (EMS17) were alerted for a motor vehicle accident in the 500 block of Nazareth Pike in Lower Nazareth Township. Reports stated a car into a pole with wires and pole on the ground. EMS 17 arrived on scene confirming the dispatch and requested Nazareth Pike to be shut down at Daniels ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Route 33 Vehicle Fire

Hecktown Fire Company, October 21

Fire 53 was dispatched to a vehicle fire on Route 33 South at mile 6.6 (248 interchange) at 2:04 PM. 5344 (Chief Seip) responded to the scene and found a vehicle with a working engine compartment fire. 5312 (A/C Hinkel) responded and accessed the highway from the 248 South exit ramp. 5312's crew stretched one line and extinguished the fire. Tanker 5331 (FF Lambert) and Engine 5311 (A/C Cortright) ... (Full Story & Photos)

Passing of 20-Year Member Eugene Buskirk

Hecktown Fire Company, October 11

With heavy hearts and much sorrow, The Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company #1
announces the passing of 20-year veteran firefighter Eugene Buskirk. Firefighter
Buskirk was a highly dedicated and trained member of the fire company and will be
sorely missed. Gene leaves behind his girlfriend Keri White and two-year-old son

A viewing will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019, from 1500 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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