The Berwyn Fire Company regrets to announce the passing of Edward J. Forde, Sr. Ed and his family have been longtime supporters and friends of the Berwyn Fire Company. Ed is well known for running the Ed Forde Service Center in Devon, which he founded in 1964.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Berwyn Fire Company, 23 Bridge Avenue, Berwyn, PA 19312 or the Radnor Fire Company, ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Paoli Fire Company was dispatched at 7:31 p.m. to the 2300 block of Pheasant Hill Lane in Tredyffrin Township for a house fire. The Chester County 9-1-1 Center reported that the initial 9-1-1 caller could see flames coming from the front side of the house across the street.
Based on additional 9-1-1 calls reporting the fire, full company assistance was requested from the Berwyn Fire Company and ... (Full Story & Photos)
Firefighters were able to salvage furniture and personal items for the homeowners. Original image by Pete Bannan.
Fire showing from a third floor window on the west side of the building as crews from Berwyn and Radnor make their initial fire attack. Original Image by Lauren Carpenter Photography.
The Berwyn Fire Company was alerted to assist the Radnor Fire Company with a working building fire in the 300 block of Lancaster Avenue in Wayne at 8:50 p.m.
First arriving firefighters were faced with heavy smoke and fire coming from the west side of the building. Berwyn Engine 2-3 went into service with multiple hose lines, while Berwyn Tower 2 put the aerial in service and placed ground ladders ... (Full Story & Photos)
This past weekend, seven members of the Berwyn Fire Company participated in an Ice Rescue course to become certified in Ice Rescue. The course, which combined members of Berwyn and the Fame Fire Company (West Chester), taught students various techniques in rescuing victims who had fallen through or become trapped on frozen bodies of water.
The Paoli Fire Company was dispatched at 12:17 a.m. to the 1400 block of Berwyn Paoli Road for a house fire. Paoli Chief Ira Dutter arrived on location with smoke showing from the residence and requested Berwyn Fire Company to respond with an Engine.
The crew of Berwyn Engine 2-3 assisted with establishing a water supply from a fire hydrant and then provided assistance with attacking the fire. ... (Full Story & Photos)