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2012 290 1006
2013 296 1011
2014 443 1097
2015 352 1014
2016 384 1035
2017 356 1096
2018 411 1136
2019 357 1232
2020 347 1038
2021 564 449

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Welcome to Kennett Fire Company No. 1

301 Dalmatian Street

Kennett Square, PA  19348
 

Proudly serving the citizens of Kennett Square Borough, Kennett Township, and surrounding communities in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland.


 PA Level II Accredited Water Rescue Team
 

PA LEVEL II WATER RESCUE TEAM

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Left to Right:  Chaz Brogan (Chester County EMS Council President), Mark Todd, Jack Melton, Richard Franks, Windsor Dalrymple, Brandon Fuller, Dave Reese, Tyler Simpson, Rebecca Whitpan, Matthew Eick (Chester County EMS Council Vice President) 

Not pictured: Andrew Griffith, Ronald Stanton, Gabe Pepper
Left to Right: Chaz Brogan (Chester County EMS Council President), Mark Todd, Jack Melton, Richard Franks, Windsor Dalrymple, Brandon Fuller, Dave Reese, Tyler Simpson, Rebecca Whitpan, Matthew Eick (Chester County EMS Council Vice President) Not pictured: Andrew Griffith, Ronald Stanton, Gabe Pepper

Kennett Firefighters Receive Life Saving Clinical Excellence Awards

Kennett Fire Company, May 21

Several firefighters and paramedics from Kennett Fire Company and Longwood Fire Company, along with Police Officer Mark Todd of the Kennett Square Police Department, were presented awards at this year's Chester County EMS Council banquet. The first responders were honored for their expert skills, quick actions, and bravery while saving the life of a driver whose car plunged into the West Branch Red ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Accident on Kaolin Road

Kennett Fire Company, May 14

At 10:21am on Friday, May 13th, Kennett Fire Company, Longwood Fire Company, and Hockessin Fire Company were dispatched for a one-vehicle accident with entrapment on Kaolin Road in the area of Caldwell Lane in Kennett Township.

Units arrived to find one vehicle off the roadway and up an embankment with the driver trapped inside. Crews stabilized the vehicle and removed the driver's door to extricate ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Kennett Fire Company, April 21

At 7:14pm on Thursday, April 21st, while our volunteers and staff were in a training session on urban floodwater rescue, Kennett Fire Company, Longwood Fire Company, and Hockessin Fire Company were dispatched for an automobile accident with entrapment on Bucktoe Road between Sharp Road and Captain Robinson Drive in Kennett Township. It was reported that a car had crashed into a tree.

Crews arrived ... (Full Story & Photos)

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House Fire on South Union Street

Kennett Fire Company, April 09

At 3:39pm on Saturday, April 9th, Kennett Fire Company, Longwood Fire Company, and mutual aid fire companies were dispatched for a house fire in the 200 block of South Union Street in Kennett Square Borough. Kennett's Engine 24, Rescue 24, Tower 24, and Fire Police made the response.

Engine 24 and Longwood's Ladder 25 arrived to find smoke coming from the three-story home. Crews stretched a 400' ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Photo courtesy of R1 Photography
Photo courtesy of R1 Photography

House Fire in East Marlborough Township

Kennett Fire Company, March 25

Just before 12:30am this morning, Kennett Fire Company and other mutual aid companies were dispatched to assist Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company on a house fire in the 100 block of Poplar Tree Road in East Marlborough Township. Kennett's volunteers responded to the scene with Engine 24, Tower 24, Tanker 24, and Fire Police.

Engine 24 arrived as the 2nd Due Engine and laid 1,000 feet of 5-inch hose and supplied ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Car Fire, Brush Fire, and Dinner

Kennett Fire Company, March 16

At 3:24pm on Wednesday, March 16th, Kennett Fire Company and Longwood Fire Company were dispatched to the 1000 block of E. Baltimore Pike in Kennett Township for a vehicle fire. Kennett's Engine 24 and Longwood's Engine 25-2 and Tanker 25-1 responded. Crews arrived to find flames coming from the engine compartment of a car parked in a parking lot. Firefighters pumped water from Engine 25-2 to extinguish ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Kennett Fire Company, March 12

At this week's training, our volunteers took Engine 24, Tower 24, and Tanker 24 to the old NVF plant property to train on flowing water with handlines and the Tower. Crews also trained on water pump operations to help get ready for their upcoming Driver/Operator - Pumper training class that starts in April.

Does this look like fun? Are you interested in joining Kennett Fire Company? We are always ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Donations for the People of Ukraine

Kennett Fire Company, March 06

Kennett Fire Company will be collecting donations to help support those in Ukraine. All items below are needed in new or gently used condition. If you wish to contribute, please drop off donations between 8AM and 4PM Monday, March 7th through Thursday, March 10th at the Kennett Firehouse. All items will be picked up Thursday evening and shipped.

If you have any questions, please contact Cory Mackintosh ... (Full Story & Photos)

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