Recent Calls
Sat. Jul 25th 2015
CREWS ALERTED FOR YOUGHIOGHENY RIVER VICTIM

At 14:28, Stations 105(Rostraver Central) and 17(Smithton) were activated for a possible drowning victim on the Youghiogheny ...

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Sun. Jun 28th 2015
FIRE SPARKS AT VACANT SMITHTON BOROUGH PLANT

At 02:50 Station 17's members were alerted of smoke coming form the former Elizabeth Milling Company (EMC) plant located ...

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Sat. Jun 27th 2015
LADDER ASSISTS WEST NEWTON WITH SMOKE IN A COMMERCIAL STRUCTURE

As the department's monthly hoagie sale was wrapping up, Stations 82 was alerted to smoke in a commercial structure at 10...

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News Headlines
Tue. Jul 28th 2015
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department have been officially notified that the department has been awarded a $175,000 grant through the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program to purchase a New Wild land firefighting vehicle.  The department would like to express extreme gratitude t...
Mon. Jul 20th 2015
Chiefs of Station 17(Smithton) and 80(North Belle Vernon) were contacted by the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Race Director about providing Fire / Rescue Services during the event on July 18th and July 19th. Members from both departments in Attack 17 and Squad 80 left their respective boroughs ...
Sat. Jul 11th 2015
Back for the 3rd summer in a row! Food, games, parade, fun, music, and fireworks!- Food and games start at 4:00- Parade starts at 7:00 (Line-up at 6:30)- The House Band will begin playing immediately following the parade.- Fireworks at 10:00.We are looking for groups to participate in the parade as ...
Mon. May 25th 2015
LABOR DAY PICK-TWO GUN TICKET ANNOUNCEDTicket goes off on Monday,September 7, 2015This very popular ticket goes fast so request yours today!!!!  To get tickets before they run out:  Contact a Department Member  Call our station at 724-872-5111  Fill out the form be...
Wed. Apr 29th 2015
The Smithton VFD has released a date for its second GUN BASH in 2015.  The department again teamed up with The Gun Rack in Rostraver Twp and set the date as October 17th. The bash will be held a the Smithton VFD Social hall.With only 500 tickets being sold, request your ticket to...
Recent Calls
Sat. Jul 25th 2015
At 14:28, Stations 105(Rostraver Central) and 17(Smithton) were activated for a possible drowning victim on the Youghiogheny River near an area known as Smithton Beach, just off the Yough River Trail in Rostraver Township.  A crew from Station 17 with life-vests and water rescue ropes responded...
Sun. Jun 28th 2015
At 02:50 Station 17's members were alerted of smoke coming form the former Elizabeth Milling Company (EMC) plant located at 608 Center Street, Smithton Borough.  Stations 105(Rostraver Central), 107(Turkeytown), 80(North Belle Vernon), 19(Yukon) and RIT-11(Sutersville) were then activated f...
Sat. Jun 27th 2015
As the department's monthly hoagie sale was wrapping up, Stations 82 was alerted to smoke in a commercial structure at 108 East Main Street, West Newton Borough.  Ladder 17(Smithton) along with Stations 103(Collinsburg), 11(Sutersville) and107(Turkeytown) were added to fill the first alarm ...
Wed. May 20th 2015
At 18:55 and members at Station 17(Smithton) were alerted by a passerby that a port-a-john by the Smithton Ball field was on fire.  Engine 17 arrived to find a working fire.  The crew quick extinguished the fire, realized the fire was deliberately set and notified Smithton Police Dept.Fire...
Wed. May 13th 2015
At 21:45 Stations 107(Turkeytown), 17(Smithton) and 19(Yukon) were activated for a vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer and a passenger vehicle on I-70 East just before the Smithton Exit.A Medic Unit from Station 500(Rostraver/West Newton EMS) arrived to find one vehicle overturned but all o...
UPCOMING EVENTS

September 7 - Pick-Two Gun Ticket

October 3 - Community Day

October 17 - FALL GUN BASH

2015 Call Volume
 Total AlarmsSmithton
Jan192
Feb312
Mar235
Apr301
May225
Jun213
Jul15 
Aug  
Sep  
Oct  
Nov  
Dec  
Total16118

Call Volume History

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