Monthly Calls
 Month
Fire
 Jan
157
 Feb
150
 Mar
119
 Apr
145
 May
173
 Jun
143
 Jul
182
 Aug
261
 Sep
135
 Oct
140
 Nov
153
 Dec
44
 Total
1,802

Calls By Year
2017
1,807
2016
1,771
2015
1,770
2014
1,636
2013
1,283
2012
1,318
2011
1,292
2010
977
2009
898

Upcoming Events
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Christmas Tree Safety Tips & Video

 
Mon, Nov 26th, 2018 10:29:00 am - 1. When choosing a tree, look for one that is fresh and has green needles that don't fall out. Brownish needles mean the tree is dried out and more prone to catch fire. 2. Water your tree daily to prevent it from drying out. 3. Check the manufacturer's labels to ensure you use only lights and decorations that are flame-retardant. 4. Check lights for frayed ...Continued

Laundromat Fire, Berkshire Blvd, Wyomissing
Mon, Dec 10th, 2018 10:51:00 pm - Wyo FD Tower 79, TSFRS Engine 85, and the remainder of our mutual aid partners including West Reading Engine 64, Greenfields Engine 55, Kenhorst Engine 69, Reading Fire Ladder 1, and Western Berks EMS were sent to a reported fire in a commercial laundromat on Tuesday evening December 4. The fire was located in the Berkshire Square Shopping Center at Berkshire Blvd and State Hill ...Continued

 

TSFRS Salutes the Bulldogs

 
Mon, Dec 10th, 2018 10:56:00 am - When our local Wilson High School soccer team won the PIAA State Soccer Championship, TSFRS joined with Western Berks FD in forming a red light and siren welcome home for the team bus when it arrived. Congrats to the Bulldogs and their families and fans! ...Continued

Dryer Fire, Berkshire Blvd, Wyomissing Borough
Fri, Dec 7th, 2018 11:35:00 pm - In the early evening of November 29, Wyo FD Tower 79 along with TSFRS Engine 85, West Reading Engine 64, Greenfields Engine 55, Kenhorst Engine 69, Reading FD Ladder1, Temple Rescue 11 and Western Berks EMS were dispatched to a public laundromat on Berkshire Blvd for a structure fire. Additional information reported a dryer fire, with a civilian applying a fire extinguisher. TW79 under Capt. ...Continued

 

Tractor Trailer Rollover, Rte 222, Wyomissing Borough

 
Fri, Dec 7th, 2018 11:15:00 am - Late Monday night November 26, Wyo FD, TSFRS, and Western Berks EMS were alerted for vehicle accident with injuries unknown on Rt 222 southbound near the Rte 12 merge. This information was upgraded to include that an injured party was possibly trapped in the cab of a tractor trailer that had rolled over. Upon arrival, E79 under Capt. Nester began to set up for the ...Continued

Vehicle Rescue, Spring Ridge and Paper Mill Rd, Spring Twp
Thu, Dec 6th, 2018 3:35:00 pm - Early Sunday evening November 25, TSFRS and Western Berks EMS was dispatched to the intersection of Paper Mill Road and Spring Ridge Drive in the northern section of the Township for a vehicle crash. Originally reported as being with injuries unknown, subsequent information relayed by County Communications reported one possible injury.When Rescue 85 under Capt. Conner arrived, they observed a two-vehicle accident, with one occupant ...Continued

 

Child Rescue, Berkshire Blvd., Wyomissing Borough

 
Mon, Dec 3rd, 2018 10:19:00 pm - Wyo FD, TSFRS, and Western Berks EMS were dispatched to a commercial occupancy on Woodland Rd. in Wyomissing on November 23 for a child with his arm stuck in a vending machine. Additional information supplied by Berks County Communications indicated that the child was four years old and his arm was wedged in a "gumball" type machine that dispensed small rubber balls. Tower 79 under ...Continued

Vehicle Fire, Rt 222 SB, Wyomissing
Sun, Dec 2nd, 2018 12:09:00 pm - LATE ENTRY A vehicle fire on the State Hill Road ramp to southbound US Rt 222 in Wyomissing resulted in the dispatch of Wyo FD Engine 79 along with TSFRS Engine 85 and Tanker 85 on Tuesday November 13. Additional information from Communications reported a vehicle with fire in the engine compartment, and that Wyo PD was on the scene, reporting a fully involved vehicle. ...Continued

 

Building Fire, Meadow Ct. Spring Twp.

 
Fri, Nov 30th, 2018 9:31:00 pm - LATE ENTRY:    A report of fire and smoke in an apartment on Meadow Court in Spring Twp on Saturday morning November 10 resulted in a full structure assignment being sent. This included TSFRS Engine 85 (with Rescue Engine 85 and Air 85 extra), Wyo FD Tower 79, Western Berks FD Ladder 18, Kenhorst Engine 69, Shillington Engine 36, Mohnton Engine 57, West Reading Rescue ...Continued

Dangers of Turkey Fryers
Tue, Nov 20th, 2018 10:36:00 am - Thanksgiving Day Fires by the Numbers • Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by the day before Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. and Christmas Eve. • In 2015, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,760 home cooking fires on Thanksgiving, the peak day for such fires.Unattended cooking was by far the leading contributing factor in cooking fires and fire deaths. • ...Continued

Coats for Kids Deliveries

 
Tue, Nov 13th, 2018 9:57:00 am - On November 13th, personnel began delivery of the coats collected through the annual coats for kids campaign. Over 300 Coats were collected, washed, sanitized, organized and divided between 3 nonprofit organizations who serve the Berks County area. The coats were delivered to Penn State Health St. Joseph campus and the Salvation Army. These organizations will then turn around and donate them to people in the ...Continued

Haz Mat Fire, Old Bernville Rd, Bern Twp
Sun, Nov 11th, 2018 10:49:00 pm - In the early hours of Sunday, October 28, a structure fire assignment was dispatched to an industrial occupancy on Old Bernville Rd in Bern Twp. Wyo FD was alerted for Tower 79, along with TSFRS Rescue 85 as the Rapid Intervention Team, as mutual aid to Greenfields Station 55. The fire was reported to involve a hydrogen tank on fire near a building. TW79 under ...Continued

 

Vehicle Crash, Berkshire and Ridgewood, Wyomissing Boro

 
Fri, Nov 2nd, 2018 2:13:00 pm - In the middle of the afternoon on Friday November 2, Wyo FD Engine 79, TSFRS Rescue 85 and Western Berks EMS Medic 6512 were dispatched to the intersection of Berkshire Blvd and Ridgewood Road in Wyomissing for a motor vehicle crash with entrapment. As the units went responding County Communications provided additional information to the effect that there was one vehicle into a tree, possible ...Continued

Smoke Investigation, South Cacoosing Drive, Spring Twp
Sun, Oct 28th, 2018 12:16:00 pm - TSFRS Engine 85 and Rescue Engine 85, along with Wyo FD Engine 79 and Western Berks FD Ladder 18 responded to South Cacoosing Drive in the Lillyfield development in southern Spring Twp in the evening of Sunday October 28 for an odor investigation.  The caller reported an odor of something burning but with no visible smoke.   E85 responded with Capt Conner in command and arrived ...Continued

 

Vehicle Accident, Rte 724 at Springtowne Center

 
Fri, Oct 26th, 2018 4:41:00 pm - On Friday October 26, TSFRS Rescue 85, Western Berks EMS Ambulance 6514 and Medic 6521 were dispatched for a motor vehicle crash with injuries on Route 724 in front of the Springtowne Shopping Center Giant in Spring Township.  As units responded, additional information was provided by Communications reported two vehicles in traffic with one possible injured party and one for evaluation.  Chief 85 (Hackman) arrived ...Continued

Yocum Institute Fire Prevention
Thu, Oct 25th, 2018 2:25:00 pm - On Thursday and Friday, personnel were at the Yocum Institute on Penn Avenue for childrens book reading and fire prevention education.  ...Continued

 

Possible Structure Fire, Squire Ct, Wyomissing Borough

 
Sun, Oct 21st, 2018 9:45:00 am - Wyo FD Tower 79 and TSFRS Engine 85, along with West Reading Ladder 64, Shillington Engine 36, Kenhorst Engine 69, Mohnton Engine 57, Temple Rescue 11 as RIT, & Western Berks EMS Medic 6511 were dispatched to the 1900 block of Squire Court, in Wyomissing Borough for a possible structure fire on Sunday morning October 21. TW79 under Capt. Nester responded and was provided with ...Continued

Station Tour
Wed, Oct 17th, 2018 11:54:00 am - Thank you to our friends from the Faithful Friends Day Care for stopping by for a tour of the station today! ...Continued

 

Smoke Condition, Dogwood Drive, Spring Twp.

 
Sat, Oct 13th, 2018 5:36:00 pm - TSFRS Engine 85 and Wyo FD Tower 79 along with our mutual aid partners from Western Berks FD Engine 18-1 and Ladder 18, West Reading Engine 64, Shillington Engine 36, Temple Rescue 11 and Western Berks EMS were sent to the 1200 block of Dogwood Drive in the North Whitfield section of Spring Twp. late Saturday afternoon, October 13 for a residential structure fire that ...Continued

Spring Ridge Elementary Fire Prevention
Thu, Oct 11th, 2018 11:57:00 am - Today, personnel visited Spring Ridge Elementary for Fire Prevention. ...Continued