Vigilant Hose Company #1
20 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, Pa. 17257

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VHC Spring Gun Drawing at the SFAC March 29, 2015. Tickets Available Soon

SPORTSMAN DRAWING with the VHC, Saturday May 23, 2015 at the Shippensburg Twp Park on Britton Rd Tickets Available NOW

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

Adopt a Hydrant this Winter

Tue, Jan 27th, 2015 9:31:00 pm - With the recent snow events the members of the Shippensburg Fire Department is asking area residence and businesses to adopt a fire hydrant in your neighborhood. We are asking that you clear snow away approximately 3 feel in all directions. With area residence and business ...Continued
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Two Vehicle Crash on I-81 Southbound


Tue, Jan 20th, 2015 5:46:00 pm - Units responded to an auto accident on I-81 southbound at Exit 29.  ...Continued
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Building Fire at Upper Strasburg Garage


Tue, Jan 20th, 2015 11:04:00 am - Engine 252 and the Tanker operated at the working building fire at the Upper Strasburg Garage Tuesday.The Engine crew assisted at the scene while Engine 2 set up water supply and the Tanker shuttled water. ...Continued
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Mulch Pile Fire in Greene Twp


Mon, Jan 12th, 2015 2:09:00 pm - Tanker 52 responded to the Greene Township facilities on Mickeys Inn Road on Monday afternoon to assist Station 4 with a mulch pile fire ...Continued
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Landing Zone on High Road and Airport Road


Thu, Jan 8th, 2015 8:10:00 pm - During Company training the Brush was dispatched for medical assist. This assignment turned into Engine 2 responding to assist setting up a landing zone is a field along High Road for Life Lion. ...Continued
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SFD and Company Training


Thu, Jan 8th, 2015 6:30:00 pm - This evening's training started with WEFR giving a tour of the new Engine 15-1 and explaining the uses of their new hydrant assist valve (TFT Oasis Valve). Followed by a Company review of riding assignments. ...Continued
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Garage Fire in Leesburg


Sat, Jan 3rd, 2015 10:43:00 pm - Saturday evening the duty crew was dispatched to Strohm Road in Leesburg for a garage fire. Units operated at the scene from Companies, 49, 50, 52, 53, 54 and EMS 73. ...Continued
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Mobile Home Fire on Rustic Drive


Fri, Jan 2nd, 2015 1:27:00 am - Early Friday morning The Vigilants, along with CV Hose, WEFR, South Newton Twp FC and Ship EMS, were dispatched to a mobile home fire on Rustic Drive in Southamptron Township, Cumberland County. While enroute dispatch advised there was possible entrapment. The crews made a quick ...Continued
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Truck on it's Side in the Median


Fri, Dec 19th, 2014 9:41:00 am - The Vigilants responded Friday morning to a truck on it's side in the median on Interstate 81 northbound just north of Exit 29. Fire Police assisted until the scene was cleared. ...Continued
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Building Fire in Upper Mifflin Twp


Sun, Nov 23rd, 2014 1:02:00 pm - Tanker 52 responded to a shed fire on Mountain Road, Upper Mifflin Township Sunday Afternoon. Engine 152 transferred to Newburg's Station for stand by. And ran a medical assist while there. ...Continued
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