Recent Calls
Sat. Apr 23rd 2016
Assist with Co. 32 at structure fire

At approximately 7:24 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with an engine, tanker and aerial at the scene of...

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Wed. Apr 20th 2016
Brush truck and tanker assist

At approximately 12:24 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a brush truck and tanker assist with Co. 37 to the scene of a brush fir...

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Tue. Apr 19th 2016
Brush truck and tanker assist

At approximately 4:41 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 with a brush truck, tanker and manpower at the scene of a b...

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News Headlines
Wed. Apr 20th 2016
Be Careful when burning outside

Do the extremely dry conditions, area fire departments have been kept very busy putting out multiple brush and woods fires. &...

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Fri. Jan 29th 2016
Bedford Fire Dept accepts Award

DBI, Downtown Bedford Incorporated, presented the Bedford Fire Department with a Volunteer of the Year award at their annual ...

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Wed. Jan 6th 2016
Another Busy Year

2015 proved to be another busy year for the Bedford Fire Dept., as we ran 338 emergency calls.  This is the second ...

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Sat. Apr 23rd 2016

At approximately 7:24 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with an engine, tanker and aerial at the scene of a structure fire.  31-12, 31-21 and 31-50 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival crews assisted Co. 32 personnel with fire suppression and se...

Wed. Apr 20th 2016

At approximately 12:24 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a brush truck and tanker assist with Co. 37 to the scene of a brush fire along Rt. 30, just east of Schellsburg.  31-60 and 31-21 both responded under the command of 31-3.  Crews worked with Co. 37 personnel to contain and extinguish...

Tue. Apr 19th 2016

At approximately 4:41 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 with a brush truck, tanker and manpower at the scene of a brush/woods fire along Rocklick Hollow road near New Paris.  31-60 and 31-21 both responded under the command of 31-4.  Upon arrival, crews went to work helping Co...

Sat. Apr 16th 2016

At approximately 2:27 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 (Shawnee Valley) with a brush truck, tanker, and manpower at the scene of a large brush/woods fire along Sleepy Hollow road.  31-60 and 31-21 both responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon arrival crews went to work...

Fri. Apr 15th 2016

At approximately 2:47 p.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported brush fire along Business 220, just south of Bedford.  31-62, 31-60 and 31-21 all responded under the command of 31-3.  Upon arrival command stated he had approximately 1 acre on fire i...

Sun. Apr 10th 2016

At approximately 6:31 p.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched for a reported Structure Fire on Riverfront Drive in Bedford Township.  31-11, 31-12, 31-21 and 31-81 all responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Co. 37 and Co. 32 were called to assist as well.  Unit 11 on s...

Wed. Mar 30th 2016

At approximately 3:12 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assisted Co. 32 (Everett) with an Engine, Tanker and manpower at a very large tire fire at Highland Tire along Raystown road, just north of Everett Boro.  31-12, 31-21, 31-50, 31-81, and 31-60 all responded under the command of 31 Deputy. &...

Sat. Mar 26th 2016

At approximately 6:29 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched on the box 3104 for a reported chimney fire along Diehlfield road in Snake Spring Twp.  31-50, 31-11 and 31-21 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival command sent a crew to the roof to check ...

Fri. Mar 25th 2016

At approximately 4:46 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 (Shawnee Valley) at a structure fire along Milligans Cove Road.  Their box called for RIT and a tanker to the scene.  31-50 and 31-21 both responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon arrival, the RIT crew setup a...

Wed. Mar 9th 2016

At approximately 6:24 p.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched for a brush fire along Messiah Church road in Bedford Twp.  31-62, 31-60, 31-81 and 31-21 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival command advised he had approximately 10 round hay bales on fir...

Mon. Mar 7th 2016

At approximately 5:32 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched on the box 3101 for an Automatic alarm at the Bedford Middle School.  In...

Sun. Feb 28th 2016

At approximately 11:52 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported brush fire along Business 220 south of Bedford.  31-62, 31-60, 31-12, 31-21 and 31-81 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  31-62 on scene first reported they at approximately ...

Sat. Feb 20th 2016

At approximately 12:39 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a reported Electrical Hazard along Stoneybrooke Drive in Snake Spring twp.  31-62 and 31-60 both responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival, crews found that a high tension electrical line had come loose and fell onto low...

Tue. Feb 16th 2016

At approximately 7:42 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported MVA in the area of 1089 Business 220, South of Bedford.  Initial dispatched stated this was a propane truck that had hit a telephone pole.  31-62 and 31-11 both responded under the init...

Mon. Feb 15th 2016

At approximately 1:56 p.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported MVA at 779 Cumberland road.  Initial dispatch stated car was off the roadway in a field.  31 Deputy responded direct and was first on scene.  He stated he had truck well off the ro...

Sat. Feb 6th 2016

At approximately 1:44 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a tanker assist with Co. 40 (Breezewood) for a structure fire at the Breezewood Village Motel.  31-21 responded under the command of 31-4.  Upon arrival 40 command had the crew assist with salvage and overhaul.  Crews were on sce...

Fri. Feb 5th 2016

At approximately 5:26 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported chimney fire along Business 220, just south of Bedford.  31-50 and 31-12 both responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival crews went to the roof and also checked the interior walls to make sure th...

Wed. Feb 3rd 2016

At approximately 8:09 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched for a possible structure fire on Green Lane in Bedford Boro.  Bedford Boro PD on scene first reported heavy smoke showing from the exterior.  31 Deputy on the air then requested a 2nd alarm be transmitted.  ...

Fri. Jan 29th 2016

At approximately 8:42 p.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched the box 3106 for a structure fire with possible entrapment along Business 220 South of Bedford.  31-12, 31-21 and 31-81 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  31 Chief on the air first requested a 2nd alarm be...

Thu. Jan 28th 2016

At approximately 10:25 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched on the Box 3101 for a possible structure fire on Mann Street in Bedford Boro.  Chief on the air shortly after dispatch and asked whether communications had any additional information.  Communications stated the...

Sun. Jan 24th 2016

At approximately 1:30 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported car fire along Cumberland road in Bedford Township.  31-62 and 31-12 both responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival 31 Chief stated he had a working engine compartment fire.  Crews wen...

Sat. Jan 23rd 2016

The Bedford Fire Dept, along with several area fire depts and ambulance services, were kept very busy on Saturday because of a 24"+ snow fall that hit our region.  The main incident was a complete road closure of the PA Turnpike in the area west of mile marker 138.  Crews were sent...

Tue. Jan 19th 2016

At approximately 9:57 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with and aerial and engine at a reported apartment building fire.  31-50 and 31-12 both responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival 32 Command requested that Co. 31 personnel assist with search and re...

Mon. Jan 18th 2016

At approximately 1:24 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported Automatic alarm at the Bedford Springs Resort.  31 Deputy checked on the air and was advised that the Springs called back and stated they had a sprinkler activation and smoke in the building.  31-12, 31-11 a...

Sun. Jan 17th 2016

At approximately 5:17 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched on the Box 3107 for a reported Electrical hazard Willow Brook Lane in Bedford township.  Upon acknowledging the call, personnel were then advised that the caller stated this was in a trailer and that they had an electrical outlet sparking. &nb...

Mon. Jan 11th 2016

At approximately 8:15 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for an Inside Investigation.  31 Deputy inquired if communications had Any additional information and was then advised that the caller stated he had smoke in his house.  31-12, 31-11 and 31-50 all responded under the command of 31-6....

Sun. Jan 10th 2016

Co. 31 had a busy Sunday running 3 calls.  The first call came in at approximately 10:55 a.m. for a reported single vehicle MVA on U.S. Route 30, near the Narrows Bridge just east of Bedford.  31 Chief on scene first stated there was 1 vehicle into the guardrail, 1 patient with a head i...

Tue. Nov 17th 2015

At approximately 11:21 a.m. Co. 31, along with Unit 11, were dispatched for a reported MVA along Weber Lane in Bedford Township.  Initial call stated the car was on the PA Turnpike, but had crashed and rolled down onto Weber Lane.  There were to be 3 occupants in the vehicle.  31-6...

Mon. Nov 16th 2015

Co. 31 had a busy Monday, as the dept. responded to 3 calls.  The first call was along East Pitt St. in Bedford Borough for an odor investigation.  The second call of the day was for a brush fire along Telegraph road in Bedford Twp.  The third call of the day was for another brush ...

Sun. Oct 11th 2015

At approximately 9:34 a.m. Co. 31, along with Co. 35 (Saxton FD) were dispatched for a large animal rescue along Chalybeate road in Bedford Twp.  31-11 and 31-81 responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival, command reported a large horse that was down in a small barn.  A...

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Bedford Fire Department No. 1 Inc.
244 West Penn Street
Bedford, PA 15522
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