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2020 Incidents
JAN 24 379 403
FEB 23 337 360
MAR 27 340 367
APRIL 20 270 290
MAY 23 291 314
JUNE 33 339 372
JULY 32 371 403
AUG 28
Total 210 2327 2509

2019 Incidents
JAN 36 378 414
FEB 26 316 342
MAR 19 377 396
APRIL 22 361 383
MAY 26 407 433
JUNE 25 357 382
JULY 30 395 425
AUG 21 397 418
SEPT 23 411 434
OCT 31 404 435
NOV 36 406 442
DEC 21 385 406
Total 316 4594 4910

Past Incident Stats
2019 316 4594 4910
2018 361 4555 4916
2017 330 4510 4840
2016 351 4434 4785
2015 326 4541 4867
2014 283 4456 4739
2013 239 3644 3883
2012 303 2507 2810
2011 277 2507 2784
2010 277 2417 2694
2009 296 2197 2493
2008 266 2187 2453
2007 199 2109 2308

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Welcome To The Official Website Of
Trappe Fire Company No. 1

The Trappe Fire Company is a 100% VOLUNTEER fire company.  Trappe Fire Company primarily provides fire and rescue services to the residents, businesses, and visitors of Trappe Borough and Upper Providence Township.  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 pieces upon the nature and location of the emergency.  

Trappe Fire Company also currently maintains a force of forty-seven (47) career staff for the purposes of providing primary Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to o the residents, businesses, and visitors of Trappe Borough, Upper Providence Township, Limerick Township, Perkiomen Township, Collegeville Borough, and Phoenixville Borough.  

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Trappe Fire Company No. 1, August 12

This evening Trappe Fire Company personnel responded to three calls for service.

At 16:05 Station 77 Fire Police were requested to assist with traffic control at the intersection of Main Street and Third Avenue in Trappe Borough. The traffic light at the intersection was reported to be out.

Shortly after at 18:42 Engine 77 and Engine 34 were dispatched to 515 W. Main Street for a fire alarm. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Units Coordinate Landing Zone For Aeromedical Transport

Trappe Fire Company No. 1, August 09

Station 77 and Station 34 were dispatched to set up a landing zone (LZ) at Collegeville Park for Penn Star 4 following a motorcycle crash on East Ninth Avenue in Collegeville Borough.

Chief 34 established LZ34 on PSCL 1 while Squad 34 and Engine 77 crews set up the LZ for the helicopter.

Once EMS arrived at the LZ, crews assisted in transferring the patient from the ambulance to the helicopter. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ladder 77 accessing the Knox Box prior to making inital entry to investigate the fire alarm.
Ladder 77 accessing the Knox Box prior to making inital entry to investigate the fire alarm.

Fire Alarm Turns Into Smoke in the Building From Overheated Motor

Trappe Fire Company No. 1, July 27

At 01:12 EDT, Station 77 and Engine 98 were dispatched to a fire alarm at Christ Church of the Valley located at 1560 Yeager Road in Upper Providence Township.

Ladder 77 and Engine 77 responded along with Engine 98. Crews were notified of a smoke detector activation in the elevator machine room located in the B building. Upon investigating the fire alarm, crews found smoke inside the building ... (Full Story & Photos)

Motor Vehicle Accident Closes College Ave

Trappe Fire Company No. 1, July 25

Station 77 was dispatched with Collegeville Fire Company and Trappe EMS to a motor vehicle accident on College Avenue between E. First Avenue and E. Ninth Avenue. Dispatch updated responding units to report that the vehicle had struck several mailboxes and a utility pole.

Upon arrival, Engine 77 found the EMS crew treating the driver, an SVU which came to rest against a utility pole, and wires ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Ladder 77 Assists Local Business Flying "Old Glory"

Trappe Fire Company No. 1, July 23

Today after a several month delay due to COVID-19, Ladder 77 assisted a local manufacturing business by re-roping their flag pole. Ladder 77 and crew used the main ladder to get to the top of the flag pole to place a new rope through the pulley.

The volunteers at Trappe were happy to provide this non emergency service so this business could fly "Old Glory"!

Remember we are an all volunteer ... (Full Story & Photos)

Electrical Fire Causing Power Outage in Collegeville Borough

Trappe Fire Company No. 1, July 19

Station 77 and Engine 34 were dispatched to an electrical fire at 21 West Main Street in Trappe Borough.

Lieutenant 77 went responding an received multiple reports of loud explosions with wires down. Chief 34 and Lieutenant 77 arrived to find two primary wires down on West Main Street and 1st Ave.

Engine 77 and Engine 34 responded and secured the scene while fire police from 77 and 34 assisted ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Units Respond To A Natural Gas Leak At Collegeville Station

Trappe Fire Copany No. 1, July 17

Station 34, Engine and Ladder 77, and Tanker 66 were dispatched to a commercial gas leak inside located at 50 West 3rd Ave, Collegeville Borough. The Commerical building called Collegeville Station, is a two story structure with multiple stores inside. The odor was first reported coming from suite #208 ( Dance Depot) located on the first floor.

Battalion 34 established command while Deputy 66 established ... (Full Story & Photos)

Units Respond To A Reported Appliance Fire In Perkiomen Township

Trappe Fire Company No. 1, July 15

At 11:24 EDT Tanker 66 and Ladder 77 were alerted to an appliance fire in the 500 block of Gravel Pike (Rt. 29) at Perkiomen Creek Village.

Station 77 and 66 units ventilated a smoke condition in the first floor apartment after confirming that there was no fire extension. Units then utilized a five gas meter to ensure that the air in the apartment was safe for residents to reoccupy.

Thank you ... (Full Story & Photos)

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