Recent Calls
Sun. Nov 13th 2016
Assist at Structure Fire

At approximately 9:04 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 (Shawnee Valley) with an engine, tanker, aerial and rescue ...

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Sun. Oct 23rd 2016
MVA

At 12:26 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported 2 vehicle MVA on Business 220 in the area of the Turnpike int...

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Sat. Oct 22nd 2016
Tanker and Engine assist

At approximately 1:49 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with an engine and tanker at the scene of a struc...

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News Headlines
Mon. Oct 3rd 2016
Fall Foliage, weekend 1

The first weekend of the Bedford Fall Foliage Festival was held October 1 & 2.  Although the weather wasn't idea...

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Wed. Apr 20th 2016
Be Careful when burning outside

Do to 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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Sun. Nov 13th 2016

At approximately 9:04 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 37 (Shawnee Valley) with an engine, tanker, aerial and rescue at the scene of a structure fire in Manns Choice borough.  Engine 31, Tanker 31, Truck 31 and Engine/Rescue 31 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  37 Ch...

Sun. Oct 23rd 2016

At 12:26 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported 2 vehicle MVA on Business 220 in the area of the Turnpike interchange near McDonalds.  Special Unit 31, Engine/Rescue 31 and Engine 31 all responded under the command of 31-3.  Initial dispatched stated there were possibly ...

Sat. Oct 22nd 2016

At approximately 1:49 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with an engine and tanker at the scene of a structure fire along Plank road.  Tanker 31 and Engine 31 both responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon arrival crews assisted Co. 32 personnel with fire suppre...

Sat. Oct 1st 2016

At approximately 10:48 p.m. Co. 31 along with Co. 32, Co. 37, Co. 38, Unit 11 and Unit 17 were dispatched for a reported commercial fire at Mountain Valley Apartments along East Pitt Street in Bedford Boro.  Truck 31 and Engine/Rescue 31 both responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Up...

Sun. Sep 25th 2016

At approximately 2:41 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 38 with a tanker and RIT at a reported Dwelling fire along Hinton road.  Tanker 31 and Tower 31 both responded under the command of 31-3.  Upon arrival crews from the tanker assisted Co. 38 personnel with fire suppression an...

Thu. Sep 22nd 2016

At approximately 9:44 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with an aerial, tanker, and engine for a reported Dwelling fire along Plant Road, just north of Everett.  Tower 31, Engine 31 and Tanker 31 all responded under the command of 31-3.  Upon arrival crews from the T...

Wed. Aug 31st 2016

At approximately 2:51 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported MVA on Egolf Road in Snake Spring Twp.  Special Unit 31 and Engine/Rescue 31 both responded under the command of Assistant 31-3.  Upon arrival command reported he had a 2 vehicle MVA with 2 patients.  Both...

Tue. Aug 30th 2016

At approximately 2:21 Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 45 (Cumberland Valley Twp) for a reported structure fire along White Church lane.  At 2:22 p.m. Co. 31's pager were again activated, this time to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with a reported silo fire attached to a barn, alon...

Sat. Aug 27th 2016

At approximately 10:23 a.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched on the box 3105 for a Rescue.  31 Deputy on the air asking for more information was told dispatch was for a person who had been thrown from a horse and was back in the woods.  Utility 31, Special Unit 31 and Engine/Rescue 31...

Wed. Aug 24th 2016

At approximately 12:01 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for an aerial and tanker assist with Co. 32 (Everett) for a reported dwelling fire along West Main Street in Everett Boro.  Truck 31 and Tanker 31 both responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Engine 32 on scene first reported work...

Sat. Aug 20th 2016

At approximately 9:32 a.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported MVA along Chalybeate Road in Bedford Township.  Special Unit 31 and  Engine/Rescue 31 both responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon arrival command reported he had 1 vehicle well off the roadway int...

Tue. Aug 16th 2016

At approximately 10:27 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for an Outside Investigation on Forest Ave. in Bedford Township.  31 Chief on the air shortly after dispatch inquiring the natural of the call.  Dispatch then stated a contractor was drilling and hit the main gas line that ran thru the r...

Mon. Aug 15th 2016

At approximately 6:08 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched on the box 3101 for a reported structure fire at 716 Preston Street in Bedford Borough.  Bedford Borough PD on scene first reported fire and smoke visible.  31 Deputy on the air and requested a second alarm be dispatched.  Engine 31,...

Sun. Aug 14th 2016

At approximately 6:04 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched on the box 31T for a reported MVA rollover near the 142 westbound on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.  Special Unit 31, Engine/Rescue 31 and Engine 31 all responded under the command of 31-3.  Upon arrival command stated he had 1 v...

Wed. Jul 27th 2016

At approximately 8:13 p.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) for a reported dwelling fire along Tatesville road.  Their box alarm requested an Engine, Tanker and Aerial from our station.  Tanker 31 and Truck 31 both responded with full crews.  Engine 32 was first on ...

Tue. Jul 26th 2016

At approximately 5:56 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for an elevator rescue at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Bedford Boro.  Engine/Rescue 31 responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival personnel were informed there were 4 people trapped in the elevator near the base...

Mon. Jul 25th 2016

At approximately 3:46 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched for a tanker assist with Allegany County Maryland Co. 43 for a reported structure fire along Artemas road just inside Pennsylvania along the Maryland/PA line.  Tanker 31 responded under the command of 31 Chief with a crew of 5.  It took o...

Thu. Jul 21st 2016

Thursday turned out to be a very busy day for the Bedford Fire Dept.  Personnel handled 5 calls in total.  The first call was dispatched at 6:50 a.m. and was for smoldering hay from the hay fire the previous day.  Tanker 31 responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Crews used ...

Wed. Jul 20th 2016

At approximately 3:20 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported hay bales on fire in the parking lot of the CoGo's gas station west of Bedford along U.S. Route 30.  Engine 31, Tanker 31, Special Unit 31, and Brush 31 all responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon a...

Wed. Jul 6th 2016

At approximately 9 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assisted Co. 32 (Everett) for a reported Dwelling fire along Ritchey road.  Engine 31, Tanker 31 and Tower 31 all responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon arrival, 32 Command stated they had the fire under control and had Co. 31 pe...

Tue. Jun 21st 2016

At approximately 9:19 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched on the box 3106 for a reported 2 car MVA on route 220, south of Bedford.  31-62, 31-11, and 31-12 all responded under the command of 31 Chief.  Upon arrival, command reported he had 2 vehicles involved, partial roadway blocka...

Thu. Jun 16th 2016

At approximately 12:54 a.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for reported tractor & trailer rollover along Business 220 south of Bedford.  31-62, 31-11 and 31-60 all responded under the command of 31 Deputy.  Upon arrival command updated that he had a tractor & trailer rollove...

Wed. Jun 8th 2016

At approximately 12:18 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 (Bedford Ambulance) were dispatched for a reported structure fire along Lincoln highway, just outside Bedford Boro.  31 Chief responded direct, assumed command, and reported he had a working fire.  31-12, 31-50, and 31-21 all responded...

Wed. Jun 8th 2016

At approximately 1 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 38 (Alum Bank) with a tanker and RIT assignment for a structure fire along Hemlock lane.  31-21 and 31-50 both responded under the command of 31-3.  38 command had 31-21 continue in, but cancelled the RIT response, as their cre...

Sat. Jun 4th 2016

At approximately 10:22 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatch to assist Co. 37 (Shawnee Valley) at the scene of a garage fire.  Initial dispatch stated the garage was next to house and barn.  31-12, 31-21, and 31-11 all responded.  Upon arrival, personnel went to work protecting exposures and fi...

Fri. Jun 3rd 2016

Thursday evening turned out to be a busy one for Co. 31 pumping basements, after 1 1/2" of rain fell in a short amount of time.  The dept spent around 2 hrs pumping basements at 4 different houses.  Special thank you to Co. 37 for helping us out.  

Tue. May 31st 2016

The Memorial Day weekend was somewhat busy for the Bedford Fire Dept, as we ran 6 total calls.  The calls included 1 lift assist with Unit 11 (Bedford Ambulance), 2 Motor vehicle accidents, 1 land zone, 1 water rescue, and 1 automatic fire alarm.  

Sat. May 14th 2016

Co. 31 was kept somewhat busy on Saturday, as we responded to 3 separate calls.  The first call was a lift assist with Unit 11 at the Town House Motel in Bedford Boro.  The second call was for wires down along West Pitt street, also in Bedford Boro.  The third call was for a c...

Fri. May 6th 2016

At approximately 12:25 a.m. Co 31 was dispatched to assist Co 55 (New Baltimore) with a tractor trailer fire, westbound on the PA Turnpike.  Once base acknowledged 55 command downgraded the response to in house standby.  Co. 31 was released a short time later.  Later in the afterno...

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...

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