Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Thursday Nov. 16th, the officers and members prepared retired engine 784 to leave South Ward. She was purchased by a private individual in Virginia. Retired engine 784 served us and the borough of Tam...
Monday, November 13th, 2017
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The officers and members would like to congratulate the West Penn Fire Co on the arrival of their new KME!!!!
Saturday, August 12th, 2017
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The South Ward Fire Co is proud to announce the arrival of our new 2017 Pierce Saber. New 784(in 2018 changed to unit #6514) has a 1500 GPM pump, 750 gallon tank and a 30 gallon foam tank. We would li...
Saturday, August 27th, 2016
The South Ward Fire Co. is proud to announce that we have been awarded a FEMA grant for over $400,000 for the purchase of new apparatus. We would also like to congratulate the East End, Citizens, and ...
Call history
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
At 18:48 hrs. Stations 4, 3, & 1 were dispatched to 600 Arlington St. for a brush fire. B-787-1 and 787- 2 responded along with Engine 776 to find a fire about an acre in size burning above the East End Playground.
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
At 22:31 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 14 W. Broad St. for an apartment fire. Units arrived to find a small fire in a third floor apartment and were able to make a quick knock with an extinguisher. Units were on scene for one hour ventilating and over hauling.
Sunday, April 20th, 2014
At 16:01 Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 300 S. Lehigh St. for a car fire. Units responded to find an overheated car with no fire. Units cleared in minutes.
Friday, April 18th, 2014
At 20:47 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 307 Center St. for an MVA with fluids down. Units arrived to find a car on its roof with the police and ambulance already on scene. Patients were self extricated and were being evaluated by EMS.
Sunday, April 13th, 2014
At 14:10 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 1201 A E. Broad St. for a possible structure fire. Units responded to find nothing showing. Upon investigation they found an over heated backup computer supply that was the source of the smell.
Sunday, April 13th, 2014
At 04:44 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 201 E. Broad St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
At 16:45 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 255 Lafayatte St. for an odor investigation. Units responded to an odor of fuel oil in the residence. Crews investigated and found the source and controlled it.
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
At 19:11 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 222 E. Broad St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
At 16:51 hrs. the TFD was dispatched for the Ladder and Engine 782 to respond to 7 Poplar Dr. in West Penn Twsp. for a reported house fire. West Penn units arrived to find the yard to the rear of the house on fire not the house and held the call to there units only.
Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
At 20:15 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 222 E. Broad St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
At 17:34 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 201 E. Broad St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Monday, March 17th, 2014
At 09:38 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 155 W. White St. in Summit Hill for a possible structure fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Friday, March 14th, 2014
At 20:47 hrs. Station 4 & 2 were dispatched to 397 Stadium Hill Rd. for a landing zone setup.
Friday, March 14th, 2014
At 17:47 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 269 Mush Dahl Rd. in West Penn Twsp. for a brush fire. Units were canceled in route.
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
At 17:25 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 500 Penn Street for an AFA. Units went en route and were advised that the school called and a baseball had hit the pull station. Captain 782 held all units with the exception of 782 and 784 already on scene.
Saturday, March 8th, 2014
At 17:37 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 133 Pine St. for a possible chimney fire. Units were canceled shortly after arrival or while en route by Chief 771 reporting malfunctioning oil burner.
Friday, March 7th, 2014
At 16:11 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 254 E. Kline Ave. in Lansford for a possible house fire. Units were canceled upon going en route.
Thursday, March 6th, 2014
At 19:05 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 210 Bowe St. for an odor investigation. Units went en route and were advised of an odor of something burning in the residence. Upon arrival crews went to work with Thermal Imaging Cameras(TIC) checking the residence.
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
At 18:44 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 227 Schuylkill Ave. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
At 20:06 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 10 S. Lehigh St. for an odor investigation. Units went responding and were advised of an odor of rotten eggs in the residence. Upon arrival crews went to work with multi-gas meters check the residence along with the surrounding homes.

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