Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company



2020 Incidents
Jan 27
Feb 12
Mar 22
Apr 19
May 24
Jun 40
Jul 33
Aug 41
Sep 19
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 237

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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Hecktown Fire Company, September 24

Fire 53 handled 3 serious motor vehicle accidents in just over 24 hours. The first occured at 0919 hours on Newburg Road and involved 4 vehicles including dump truck that had rolled onto its side (story below).

The second crash occured at 1643 hours at the intersection of Daniels Road (946) and Nazareth Pike (191). A vehicle left the roadway and struck a house causing significant structural damage ... (Full Story & Photos)

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4 Vehicle Accident on Newburg Road

Hecktown Fire Company, September 23

At 9:19 hours, Fire 53, Fire 50 (Vigilance Hose Company) and EMS 17 (Bethlehem Twsp) were alerted for a 4 vehicle accident involving an overturned dump truck with entrapment. Rescue 5341 (Capt Suhr) responded with staffing of 4. Additional information was provided downgrading the call to negative entrapment. 5341 arrived on scene, 5354 established 53 Command confirming the updates and added F50 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hecktown Fire Company, September 20

Fire 53 and EMS 17 (Bethlehem Township) were dispatched at 2300 hrs. to Route 33 North at mile marker 5.2 for a reported vehicle fire. 5351 (Chief Seip) responded to the scene and confirmed the dispatch. 5312 (Capt. D. Cortright) arrived on scene and extinguished the fire with one 1 3/4" handline. Tanker 5331 (AC Hinkel) staged on Hecktown Road at the interchange. Traffic was reduced to a single ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Route 248 MVA With Rescue

Hecktown Fire Company, August 28

Hecktown Fire, Vigilance Hose Company (Nazareth Borough), and EMS 17 (Bethlehem Township) were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident with rescue at the intersection of Route 248 and Hollo Road at 1600 hours. 5351 (Chief Seip) arrived on the scene and found one vehicle in the road with one party trapped. The second vehicle had left the roadway and came to rest in a grassy area north of Route 248. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption MVA Christian Springs Road and Daniels Road

Hecktown Fire Company, August 21

At 15:51 hrs. F53, F50 ( Nazareth FD), F54 (Upper Nazareth FD) and EMS 17 were alerted for a motor vehicle accident with rescue on Daniels Rd in the area of Christian Springs Rd. 5051 arrived shortly after dispatch and confirmed negative entrapment. Rescue 5341 and Rescue Engine 5412 responded to the scene. 5341/5412 arrived and crews assisted with hazard control and debris cleanup. EMS 17 transported ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Car Fire at Red Robin

Hecktown Fire Company, June 28

Fire 53 was dispatched at 2101 hours for a report of a vehicle fire at the Red Robin on Easton Nazareth Highway. Initial reports advised of an engine compartment fire with no exposures. 5351 (Chief Seip) arrived on scene and confirmed the dispatch and advised that the fire had extended to the passenger compartment of the vehicle. 5312 (AC Hinkel) arrived and the crew stretched one 1 3/4" line and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Route 33 Trailer Fire

Hecktown Fire Company, June 05

Hecktown Fire and Bethlehem Township EMS were dispatched to a reported tractor-trailer fire on Route 33 North at mile 5.9 at 0410 hours. The driver reported a brake fire on the trailer with flames visible. The driver also reported that the trailer hauled compressed gasses and was empty. 5351 (Chief Seip) arrived on scene, confirmed the dispatch, and used a PW extinguisher to knock down the visible ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Nazareth Pike MVA

Hecktown Fire Company , June 03

At 11:56 hrs, Fire 53 and Fire 14 along with EMS 17 were alerted for an MVA on Nazareth Pike in the area of Hecktown Auto. 5353 (AC Brooks) arrived on scene and updated that there were 2 vehicles, both into houses. 5341 (Cpt. Cortright) responded and handled vehicle stabilization and cleanup. 1411 and 5343 responded and handled traffic control. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hecktown Volunteer Fire Company #1
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