West Whiteland Fire Company

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Welcome to the Official Website for the West Whiteland Fire Company

 The West Whiteland Fire Company is a 100% volunteer fire company located in Exton, Pennsylvania that provides fire protection and related services, community education, and fire prevention measures to the residents, businesses, schools, and commuters in West Whiteland Township. Our firefighters have been continuously serving the residents of West Whiteland since 1953, providing the community with experienced, dedicated, professional firefighters, capable of handling all types of fires and fire-related emergencies. As a volunteer fire company, our members include your friends, family, and neighbors, all of whom spend a significant amount of time protecting and serving the Community.

 

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3 Alarm Building Fire

West Whiteland Fire Company, May 13

Location: Wallace Avenue

Township: Downingtown Borough

Dispatched: 16:55

Closed: 22:24

Incident Type: Building Fire

Units: Engine 6-1, Engine 6-2

Other Units: Station 8,25,38,39,41,46,45,47,49,51,52,53,54,56,61,63,73

The West Whiteland Fire Company would like thank Ludwigs Corner (73) and Valley Forge (68) for the coverage of our local during the incident.
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The volunteer crisis

West Whiteland Fire Company, May 10

“Pennsylvania has around 2,300 volunteer fire departments, making up 96 percent of fire coverage in the state, according to a 2014 legislative report. Those departments are staffed by an estimated 50,000 to 70,000 firefighters, compared with the nearly 300,000 volunteers who made up the fire service in the 1970s”. (The Morning Call - See link below)

Volunteer Firefighters are:
- Unpaid - Highly ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Reported House Fire

West Whiteland Fire Company, April 29

Location: Laurel Lane

Township: West Whiteland

Dispatched: 22:13

Closed: 23:24

Incident Type: House Fire

Units: Engine 6-1, Engine 6-2

Other Units: Station 5, Station 87

Comments: Porch on fire - no extension into the house
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Woods Fire

West Whiteland Fire Company, April 06

Location: Stoughton Circle

Township: Uwchlan

Dispatched: 14:47

Closed: 16:21

Incident Type: Woods Fire

Assignment Station 6: Fire suppression, manpower, water supply

Units: Brush 6, Engine 6-2

Other Units: Station 5, Station 45, Station 47, Station 87
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Fatal Accident Route 202

West Whiteland Fire Company, April 04

Location: Rt. 202 NB north of Boot Road

Township: West Whiteland

Dispatched: 9:30

Closed: 12:30

Incident Type: Accident with Entrapment

Assignment Station 6: Patient Packaging,

Units: Rescue 6, Engine 6-2,Traffic 6, Chief 6, Asst. Chief 6

Other Units: Station 56, Station 55, Medic 91
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Contact Us
227 Crest Avenue
Exton, PA 19341
 
Emergency Dial 911
Station: 610-363-9066
Fax: 610-363-9473

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West Whiteland Fire Company
227 Crest Avenue
Exton, PA 19341
Emergency Dial 911
Non-Emergency: 610-363-9066
Station Fax: 610-363-9473
E-mail: info@westwhitelandfire.com
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