Recent Calls
Sun. Sep 25th 2016
RIT and Tanker assist

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 Hin...

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Thu. Sep 22nd 2016
Aerial, Tanker and Engine assist

At approximately 9:44 a.m. Co. 31 was dispatched to assist Co. 32 (Everett) with an aerial, tanker, and engine for a reported...

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Wed. Aug 31st 2016
MVA

At approximately 2:51 p.m. Co. 31 and Unit 11 were dispatched for a reported MVA on Egolf Road in Snake Spring Twp.  Spe...

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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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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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95 entries the in Call History
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...

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...

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