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Latest News from Boyertown Area Fire & Rescue

1/30/2023 STRUCTURE FIRE, 211 N. READING AVENUE, BOYERTOWN

Company 95 was dispatched for a possible structure fire, smoke on the third floor of 211 N. Reading Avenue at 2158 hours. Chief 95 arrived on scene a few minutes later and upgraded the call to a working fire. Crews from BAF&R, Eastern Berks Fire and Gilbertsville Fire arrived and...
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1/24/2023 MUTUAL AID 2 VEHICLE CRASH WITH ROLLOVER, RT. 73 AND POND ROAD, EARL

Rescue 95 was dispatched at 1147 hours to assist Company 19 with a two vehicle crash with rollover involving a school van with children inside. Crews were updated while enroute that all children and the driver had extricated from the van. On arrival crews from 19 & 95 assisted the...
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1/22/2023 VEHICLE OVER EMBANKMENT, LITTLE OLEY TAVERN, FARMINGTON AVENUE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched at 2333 hours for a vehicle into the fence at Little Oley Tavern unknown injuries. On arrival the Fire Commissioner and Boyertown Ambulance could not locate a driver. After making contact with staff inside the building we were directed to the deck where the occupant was...
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1/12/2023 TRUCK INTO RAILROAD BRIDGE WITH INJURIES, FARMINGTON AVENUE, DOUGLASS

Company 95 was dispatched at 1127 hours for a tractor trailer stuck under the railroad bridge with injuries. Crews extricated the driver from the vehicle and assisted Boyertown Ambulance EMS with getting him into the ambulance. Crews stabilized the scene and assisted Berks-Mont Towing and V&M towing with removing the...
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VALENTINES DANCE FUNDRAISER, FEBRUARY 18, 2023 at FRIENDSHIP HOOK & LADDER

Our crew has planned a community event for February 18, 2023 at the Friendship Hook & Ladder social hall. We will be holding a Valentines Dance with entertainment by Chris Mackey, Mack Party Pros and the $15.00 donation includes tap Beer & Soda. There will be snacks available for purchase...
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10/17/2022 NEW PIERCE ENGINE ORDERED, BAF&R WARWICK STATION, BOYERTOWN

At 1830 hours on Monday night Jake Bachman account Manager from Glick Fire Equipment met with the BAF&R Truck Committee, President Lehmann, Vice President Malizzi, Fire Chief Deiterich and Fire Commissioner Bealer to formally sign the contract and present the checks for $500,000.oo down payment to Jake securing in the...
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