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
37
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
301

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 are Now Available

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


Landing Zone at SU

 

 
Fri, Aug 29th, 2014 9:08:00 pm - Friday evening Engine 252 responded to Shippensburg University to set up a landing zone for an injured person. ...Continued
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Appreciation Award for Countryside Welding

 

 
Fri, Aug 29th, 2014 5:00:00 pm - On Friday afternoon the Vigilant Hose Company presented an Appreciation Award to Countryside Welding and Fabricating for the work on the new Brush 52. The presentation was followed by a luncheon for the employees and their families. ...Continued
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Natural Gas Leak on East King

 

 
Thu, Aug 28th, 2014 5:34:00 pm - Units responded to a reported natural gas leak on East King Street at Kenneth Avenue. The outside gas meter had been struck from a hit and run accident. Gas was shut off and units returned to service. ...Continued
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Auto Accident into a Building with Fly-Out

 

 
Sun, Aug 24th, 2014 4:54:00 pm - Engine 252 was dispatched Sunday for an auto accident with the vehicle into a building. On scene the engine crew assisted with pateint packaging before going in service. ALS then requested fly-out. Engine was again dispatched to set up a landing zone on South Queen ...Continued
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LZ along Newville Road

 

 
Tue, Aug 19th, 2014 11:54:00 am - Engine 252's crew set up a landing zone for an injuried person on Newville Road Tuesday and assisted EMS loading the patient onto Life Lion. ...Continued
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Auto Accident on South Mountain Estates Road

 
Sat, Aug 16th, 2014 9:53:00 am - Saturday morning had the wagon headed out South Mountain Estates Road for an auto accident. The engine crew assisted EMS with patient care and controlled fluids leaking from the vehicle. Fire Police remained on scene until the roadway was cleared. ...Continued
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Essentials of Firefighting Schedule

 
Mon, Aug 11th, 2014 11:12:00 pm - ...Continued
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LZ at Prologis

 

 
Wed, Aug 6th, 2014 10:32:00 am - Engine 252 set up a landing zone at Prologis on Walnut Bottom Road for an injured person. ...Continued
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Truck Accident with Fire on I-81

 

 
Sun, Aug 3rd, 2014 11:57:00 pm - County dispatched units from 52 and 15 to Interstate 81 milepost 25 for an accident with fire just before midnight Sunday evening. Engine went on scene with multiple trucks involved and two on fire. Eventually additional units from 49, 53 and 7 were on scene. ...Continued
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Motorcycle Accident on Means Hollow Road

 
Sat, Aug 2nd, 2014 3:49:00 pm - Just back from the CVVFA parade tones sounded for a motorcycle accident on Means Hollow Road. E252 on the scene confirming dispatch and holding the engine and EMS. Fire Police remained on scene until the tow service arrived. ...Continued
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