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

Monthly Calls
 Jan
44
 Feb
60
 Mar
44
 Apr
43
 May
46
 Jun
27
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
264

Calls By Year
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
VHC Fall Gun Drawing at the SFAC October 26, 2014. tickets coming soon

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


Truck Fire on Hammond Road

 

 
Sat, Jul 26th, 2014 5:24:00 am - Engines and Tankers from 52 and 49 were alerted to Hammond Road for a bulldozer fire. Units on scene found a flatbed truck between a loader and a dozer burning at Shetron's Auction. ...Continued
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Auto Accident on Walnut Bottom Road at Rutters

 
Fri, Jul 25th, 2014 2:09:00 pm - Friday afternoon had the Engine Company responding to a auto accident on Walnut Bottom Road in from of Rutters. Car vs. Tractor Trailor Truck. ...Continued
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Shippensburg Fair

 
Mon, Jul 21st, 2014 7:00:00 pm - The Vigilant Hose Company would like to congratulate Miss Kylee Leanne Miller and Miss Ashley Cruz for their participation in the Shippensburg Fair Queen and Little Miss contests. Thank You ladies and have fun at the fair. ...Continued
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Tire Fire on Baltimore Road

 

 
Mon, Jul 21st, 2014 4:16:00 pm - Vigilant crews were dispatched to assist the home owner with a controlled burn. Upon arrival the trash fire had extended into a pile of tires. Chief 252 requested additional apparatus to assist Brush 52 including E - 252, T - 52, E - 53 and ...Continued
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Auto Accident at JLG Entrance

 
Mon, Jul 14th, 2014 1:23:00 pm - The Vigilants reponded to the Walnut Bottom Road entrance to JLG for a two vehicle accident along with Engine 49. Crews controled fluid spills and assisted EMS with patient care befpore going in service. Fire Police remained on scene until cleared by PSP. ...Continued
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2014 SESB Safety Day

 

 
Sat, Jul 12th, 2014 12:00:00 pm - Jr. Firefighter Jarod Shapiro showing the kids how it's done. Thanks to all those who visited, those who participated and those who helped ...Continued
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Summer Storms

 

 
Wed, Jul 9th, 2014 6:26:00 am - Storms in and around town keep the Vigilants busy Tuesday evening with a handful of calls, mostly trees and branches. Wednesday morning had the Fire Police headed to Greene Township in relief to wait on utility crews to clean up downed wires. ...Continued
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Barn Fire in Greene Township

 

 
Sat, Jul 5th, 2014 11:03:00 am - Tanker 52 was dispatched first alarm on a reported barn fire on Funk Road in Greene Township. Working fire dispatch brought Engines 252 and 152. Tanker 52 kept busy hauling water while the engine crews assisted on the bravo side of the structure. ...Continued
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Child's Dream 2014 Video
Tue, Jul 1st, 2014 3:57:00 pm - ...Continued
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Auto Accident into a Building on East King

 

 
Fri, Jun 27th, 2014 10:37:00 pm - Engine 252 and Squad 54 reponded to an auto accident Friday evening. Originally dispatched at East King and Queen Streets, the actual location was East King Street west of Penn Street. Vehiclwe on the sidewalk into the front of several businesses. VHC assisted with patient ...Continued
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