Recent Calls
Wed. Jul 26th 2017
PATIENT WITH LIFE THREATENING INJURIES WALKS INTO STATION 17

This past Wednesday a young man was working on a house in when he was injured in an accident. He sustained life threatening i...

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Mon. Jul 24th 2017
STORM CAUSES FLOODING ISSUES IN THE BOROUGH

As storms rolled through the Smithton Area around 21:00, roadways began to flood as calls came in to the 9-1-1 center. &...

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Thu. Jul 13th 2017
LADDER CALLED TO ASSIST AT DAWSON BORO STRUCTURE FIRE

Shortly after 23:00 on Thursday evening, Fayette County Station 11 was alerted of a working abandoned structure fire on River...

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Wed. Oct 18th 2017
We will have 2 more sets of Pick-Two Gun Tickets being sold in 2017- Friday, November 24, 2017- Sunday, December 31, 2017This very popular ticket goes fast so request yours today!!!!  To get tickets before they run out:  Contact a Department Member  Call our statio...
Sat. Oct 14th 2017
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone for their support and donations that helped make our October 14th Gun Bash a success.  A special thanks to The Gun Rack for supplying a great display of guns. A huge thanks to the following area busine...
Sat. Oct 14th 2017
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department Gun BashOctober 14, 2017 at the Smithton VFD Social Hall.Click for Directions GUN BASH DETAILS: Doors open at 2:00 pm $50 Early Bird Drawings - 2:15pm, 2:30pm & 2:45pmFirst Drawing at 3:00 pm (Must NOT be present to win Drawing...
Tue. Jun 13th 2017
This Monday the Smithton VFD took delivery of new Globe turnout gear for all of our members . After 30+ years of yellow gear, members decided to turn back the clock and return to Black Gear, this time with orange striping. Our new gear provides advanced layers of protection to our firefighters ...
Mon. May 1st 2017
A fun filled evening of food, music, entertainment, and games. It is all topped off with a great fireworks display!Starts at 4:00pmParade line-up at 5:30pmParade at 6:30pmLive music after the paradeFireworks at 10:00pmif you know of anyone that would like to participate in the street fair events ple...
Recent Calls
Wed. Jul 26th 2017
This past Wednesday a young man was working on a house in when he was injured in an accident. He sustained life threatening injuries to his arm while severing several arteries and veins. He was brought to Station 17 while others called 911 seeking assistance from our firefighters. Chief Ribniscky an...
Mon. Jul 24th 2017
As storms rolled through the Smithton Area around 21:00, roadways began to flood as calls came in to the 9-1-1 center.   Station 17(Smithton) was originally activated for a flooded roadway near the former Jones Brewing plant.   As crews arrived to shut down the road, residents&nb...
Thu. Jul 13th 2017
Shortly after 23:00 on Thursday evening, Fayette County Station 11 was alerted of a working abandoned structure fire on River Road in Dawson Borough.  A second alarm was requested which added Westmoreand County Companies 74(East Huntingdon) 58(Scottdale) and 17(Smithton). Ladder 17 arrived...
Wed. Jun 7th 2017
Just before 11:00pm on Wednesday night, Station 82(West Newton) was activated for a possible structure fire near 105 South Second Street, West Newton Borough. Stations 103(Collinsburg), 11(Sutersville), 107(Turkeytown), 17(Smithton) and 105(Rostraver Central) were activated to fill the alarm. &...
Sun. Mar 5th 2017
At 18:11 Stations 105(Rostraver Central) and 17(Smithton) were activated for a possible vehicle fire on Interstate 70 westbound near the Cedar Creek Golf Course.  Additional call into the 9-1-1 Center advising a working tanker truck fire.   As Engine 17 arrived to a working fire, the ...
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Nov. 24 - PICK-TWO GUN TICKET

Dec. 31 - PICK-TWO GUN TICKET

2017 Call Volume
 Total AlarmsSmithton
Jan164
Feb195
Mar202
Apr293
May142
Jun241
Jul4321
Aug161
Sep192
Oct274
Nov261
Dec  
Total25346

Call Volume History

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Smithton Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 721
Smithton, PA 15479
Non-Emergency: 724-872-5111
Emergency: 911
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