Vigilant Hose Company #1
20 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, Pa. 17257
717-532-2345

Monthly Calls
 Jan
52
 Feb
48
 Mar
39
 Apr
50
 May
36
 Jun
43
 Jul
42
 Aug
55
 Sep
57
 Oct
42
 Nov
66
 Dec
40
 Total
570

Calls By Year
2016
570
2015
524
2014
493
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
VHC BINGO Every Friday starting at 7:00 pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm

SESB BINGO Every Monday Starting at 7:00 pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Benefits the Shippensburg Emergency Services Building


Pickup Truck vs Silo

 

 
Sun, Jan 8th, 2017 12:04:00 am - Shortly after midnight Engine 252, Squad 15 and EMS 73 were dispatched to the intersection of Whitmer and Gilbert Roads for a vehicle accident. ...Continued
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Dumpster Fire on Austin Court

 

 
Mon, Jan 2nd, 2017 4:18:00 pm - The Brush truck handled a dumpster fire on Austin Court Monday afternoon. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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Merry Christmas

 
Sun, Dec 25th, 2016 10:23:00 am - The Officers and Members of the Vigilant Hose Company would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas. ...Continued
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Auto Accident with Rollover on Walnut Bottom Rd

 

 
Sun, Dec 4th, 2016 4:55:00 pm - Engine 252 responded to the 400 block of Walnut Bottom Road for an auto accident with rollover and wires down. Engine 49, Squad 15 and EMS 73 assisted. ...Continued
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Brush Fire on High Mountain Road

 

 
Mon, Nov 28th, 2016 2:19:00 pm - Brush 52 crews responded to High Mountain Road in South Newton Township to assist on a brush fire. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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Accident with Fire in I-81

 

 
Thu, Nov 24th, 2016 6:07:00 pm - Tanker 52 responded Thursday evening to milepost 18.5 southbound on the Interstate to assist on the fatal tank truck accident with fire. (Clopper and VHC photos) ...Continued
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Mulch/Brush Fire on Weaver Road

 

 
Sun, Nov 20th, 2016 2:50:00 pm - Tanker 52 assisted on a mulch/brush fire on the 10,000 block of Weaver Road in Lurgan Township. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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Black Fiday BINGO. $200 Regular Games

 
Sun, Nov 20th, 2016 12:31:00 pm - Come join us this Friday and try and win back some Black Friday Money. $200 REGULAR GAME PAYOUTS!!! Shippensburg Firefighters Activities Center...Doors open at 5... Games start at 7. Bring a friend. ...Continued
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Garage Fire on Springfield Road

 

 
Sat, Nov 19th, 2016 12:32:00 pm - Both engines and the tanker responded into North Newton Township for a working garage fire on Springfield Road. (VHC photos) ...Continued
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Emergency Vehicle Driver's Training

 

 
Sat, Nov 19th, 2016 12:00:00 pm - Members of the Vigilant Hose Company took part in an Emergency Vehicle Driver's Training class hosted by Franklin County Public Safety Training Center. Members utilized Brush 52 and completed the cone course located at the Chambersburg Mall. Other fire companies from across Franklin County were ...Continued
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