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2022 Incidents
January 37
February 30
March 25
April 31
May 38
June 30
July 42
August 40
September 37
October 30
November 36
December 44
Total 420

2023 Incidents
January 33
February 25
March 30
April 34
May 28
June 45
July 32
August 44
September 21
October 29
November 21
December 11
Total 353

Past Years Incident Stats
2021 365
2020 362
2019 316
2018 361
2017 330
2016 351
2015 326
2014 283
2013 239
2012 303
2011 277
2010 277
2009 296
2008 266

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Trappe Fire Company 

Proudly Serving The Community Since 1911


Trappe Fire Company is a 100% VOLUNTEER fire company providing fire, rescue, and emergency services to the residents, businesses, and visitors of Trappe Borough and a large portion of Upper Providence Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.  Trappe Fire Company covers approximately 6.33 square miles with a Ladder, Engine, and TAC (Field) unit.  Specific fire apparatus responding to an emergency may range from a single piece of apparatus to many depending upon the nature and location of the emergency.  

The Company also provides mutual aid to Collegeville Borough, Perkiomen Township, Skippack Township, Limerick Township and other communities in the Perkiomen Valley.  

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Trappe Fire Company, October 21

Engine 68-2 was dispatched along with the Tanker Task Force to assist with a flammable liquid tanker truck fire on the North East Extension around mile marker 26.2

Engine 68-2 with a crew of four responded and was directed to Berks Road to assist with setting up portable ponds for water supply.

Engine 52 and Engine 68-2 crew set up portable water ponds and supplied water to the fire units operating ... (Full Story & Photos)

Governor Shapiro Delivered Remarks at the Trappe Fire Company Station Groundbreaking

Trappe Fire Company , June 04

Governor Josh Shapiro delivered remarks at the Trappe Fire Company's new station groundbreaking in Montgomery County. The new fire station will be the first built in Trappe since 1911 to help the volunteer company continue to serve Trappe and Upper Providence townships with a new facility and updated resources. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption 2nd Alarm Commercial Building Fire in Skippack

Trappe Fire Company , May 17

On 05/07/2023 at 1550 hours Skippack fire Company was dispatched to mulch and bushes on fire at Univest bank off Townshipline Road in Skippack Township.

With multiple calls coming to Montgomery County 911 center, the assignment was upgraded to a working fire. BC 86 arrived on scene and had heavy fire on the A side and requested a second alarm.

Ladder 68-2 responded on the second alarm and arrived ... (Full Story & Photos)

Multiple Townhouses on Fire in Trappe Borough

Trappe Fire Company , April 13

Last night at 2354 hours Trappe Fire Company along with UPT Fire & Emergency Services Perkiomen Township Fire Company Collegeville Fire Company were dispatched to a dwelling fire at the 300 block of Jefferson Court in Trappe Borough.

Assistant 68-2 arrived on scene to heavy fire in the rear with 2 houses involved extending into a third house. The assignment with upgraded to a working fire bringing ... (Full Story & Photos)

View from first arriving fire unit AC68-2
View from first arriving fire unit AC68-2

No Caption Smoke Detector saves family from house fire at 0230 AM in Upper Providence Twp.

Trappe Fire Company, March 26

At 0234 hours, fire departments from Upper Providence Township ( Station 68), Lower Providence ( Station 53) Collegeville (Station 34) Royersford ( Station 98) Phoenixville ( Chester Station 65) and Kimberton ( Chester Station 61) were dispatched to a house fire on the 100 block on Summit Lane, Upper Providence Township.

Upper Providence Township police arrived on scene within minuets and found ... (Full Story & Photos)

Potential Hazmat Incident in Lower Providence Township

Trappe Fire Company, March 03

Lower Providence Township police, fire, and EMS were dispatched to a tanker truck filled with 1100-1200 gallons of propane that flipped over near the intersection of Germantown Pike and Evansburg Road around 1040 hours.

Chief 53 arrived on scene and established command. Chief 53 requested three more additional engines to assist bringing Perkiomen Fire Company, Trappe Fire Company, and Collegeville ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Engine 68-2 Responds to Tanker Task Force

Trappe Fire Company, February 25

Engine 68-2 responded with the Tanker Task Force to assist Lower Providence Fire Department on a working dwelling on Pawlings Road, Lower Providence Township around 1900 hours.

53 Command requested tankers to respond due to no hydrants of that part of the area in Lower Providence Township during this fire.

Engine 68-2 with a crew of 6 provided a fill site for Tankers near the Oaks Expo Center and ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighter Appreciation and Awards Banquet - 2021/2022

Trappe Fire Co, February 05

For the first time in 11 years, Trappe Fire Company Firefighters and families got together to celebrate and recognize outstanding volunteer emergency fire service in 2021 & 2022.... (Full Story & Photos)

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