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2018
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2017
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2016
285 14 9
2015
302 19 10
2014
311 17 3
2013
277 22 8
2012
301 12 7
2011
329 11 13
2010
303 15 7

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Events
2020 Fire Co. Sale- Friday, March 27th & Saturday, March 28th


Does Your Family Have an Evacuation Plan?


2020 Spring Ham & Oyster Supper- April 18th


2020 Fall Ham & Oyster Supper- October 17th


Be Sure to Check Smoke Detector Batteries!



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MUD SALE POSTPONED FOR SECOND TIME

 
 
Tue, May 26th, 2020 4:31:00 pm - The Gap Fire Company will not be holding our consignment auction/mud sale on June 5-6 as previously announced due to the continued uncertainty still surrounding COVID-19. At this time it is postponed to an as of yet unspecified date in fall.  Dates will be selected and announced sometime during summer.  We thank the community for their ongoing support through this time and hope that you ...More Info and Pictures

Rescue and Engine Assist on Accident with Entrapment
Tue, May 19th, 2020 9:40:00 am - Around 0940 Rescue 42 and Engine 421 were alerted for a vehicle accident with entrapment assisting Chester County Station 8 ( Keystone Valley ). Ambulance 8-2 arrived on scene and confirmed heavy entrapment and requested another rescue due to heavy entrapment. Rescue 42 made the response with 8 followed with the Engine with 6 shortly after. Rescue arrived and was directed to assist Rescue 8 ...More Info and Pictures

 

Truck Rollover on Route 30

 
 
Thu, Apr 23rd, 2020 3:11:00 pm - Around 3:15 PM on April 23, Rescue 42 and Engine 421 were dispatched for a vehicle accident involving tractor trailer. Deputy 42 went enroute shortly after with report of a tractor trailer flipped over involving another tractor trailer. Rescue 42 made the response with seven members. Deputy 42 found a loaded tractor trailer on its side blocking most lanes with another tractor trailer with load ...More Info and Pictures

Truck 42 Assists Chester Station 8
Mon, Mar 23rd, 2020 10:04:00 am - On March 23rd shortly after 10 am, Truck 42 was dispatched for a chimney fire in the 200 block of South Limestone Road. Truck 42 made the response with 6. Truck 42 arrived on scene and went to work assisting Ladder 8's crew in the basement. Crews took apart the horizontal piece of stove pipe to find it full of creosote  with active fire. Crews ...More Info and Pictures

 

Fire Alarm Upgraded to Building Fire

 
 
Fri, Mar 20th, 2020 11:09:00 pm - Late Friday night Engine 421 and Truck 42 were alerted for an Automatic Alarm at 5725 Lincoln Highway at the Brass Eagle restaurant. Prior to Engine 421 responding, county gave additional of general fire alarm and also a passer by stated they saw smoke. Engine 421 soon made the response and county upgraded to a building box which added Rescue 42 and mutual aid companies. Captain ...More Info and Pictures

GAP FIRE COMPANY FUNDRAISER UPDATES
Tue, Mar 17th, 2020 10:35:00 am - March 27-28 mud sale postponed- new date June 5-6 April 18 ham and oyster supper cancelled Due to the current public health crisis surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the Gap Fire Company is postponing our upcoming consignment auction/sale that had been scheduled for March 27-28.  The new dates for our 2020 sale will be Friday, June 5th and Saturday, June 6th. This decision was made in ...More Info and Pictures