Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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On February 7 at approx 1136 hours the Brecknock volunteers along with mutual aid were dispatched for a reported structure fire, fire in the oven. Assistant 72 arrived on the scene with all occupants ...
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019
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This afternoon at approx. 1308hrs the Brecknock Volunteers were alerted by Berks DES for an MVA unkown injuries in the area of Route 568 and Route 272. FP Captain Singerling was the first to arrive on...
Thursday, January 31st, 2019
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Last night (1/31/19) at approximately 2030hrs a Brecknock volunteer arrived at station to find one vehicle overturned in front of our station. He immediately checked on injuries and notified Berks DES...
Saturday, January 26th, 2019
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On January 26th at approx 0625hrs, Berks County Communications Center alerted the Brecknock Volunteers to assist Cumru Township Fire Department on a working 3 alarm fire. Initially, the Rescue Engine ...
Call history
114 entries in the Call history
Thursday, October 1st, 2015
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At 1452hrs on October 1, 2015 the Brecknock Volunteers were alerted to the 400 block of Bowmansville Road for a MVA with possible entrapment. Captain 72 (Joel Lutz) arrived on the scene at 1502 hrs and directed rescue 72 to access the scene via Schlouch Road and rescue-engine 42 to access to scene ...
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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On September 2, 16 members of the fire company participated in the annual fall burn session which is a required training for all interior firemen to remain "active" status. Crews take this time to practice hoseline deployment and advancement, hoseline management, search techniques, and ot...
Friday, August 14th, 2015
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On August 14, 2015 at 0100hrs, Rescue 72 was dispatched as the second due Rescue to the 3900 block of Morgantown Rd in Robeson Twp for a motor vehicle accident with reported entrapment. Rescue 72, with a full crew, arrived on scene as the first due Rescue and observed one pick up truck off the road ...
Friday, July 17th, 2015
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On July 17th at approx. 1550hrs while on standby for Maple Grove Raceway's Super Chevy Weekend the Brecknock Volunteers were alerted to the intersection of Alleghenyville Road and Maple Grove Road for a MVA with vehicle rollover and possible entrapment.
Monday, July 13th, 2015
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On July 13 at 2259hrs the Brecknock Volunteers were alerted to the intersection of Alleghenyville Road and Speck Road for a single vehicle MVA. Rescue 72 was first to respond at 2307 hrs with Brush 72 following shortly after.
Saturday, July 4th, 2015
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While the Brecknock Volunteers were providing standby coverage during Shillington's annual Community days fireworks on July 4, 2015, crews were alerted to a 2 vehicle MVA at the intersection of route 724 and route 10 in Cumru Township shortly before 2200hrs.
Saturday, April 18th, 2015
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Our Saturday began at 0930hrs as the Brush and Rescue loaded up and head to Maple Grove Raceway for the annual Safety Refresher/Demo. This course/class is a helpful reminder for those volunteers who do the standby's at the Race Track throughout the year.
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At 1249hrs, Co. 72 and Brush 42 (Cumru Twp. Fire) were dispatched to the 5100Blk of Sweitzer Road for a brush fire threatening a structure. Upon the response of Captain 72 (J. Lutz), Berks Radio advised they would be upgrading the assignment to a structure fire since the fire was now 5 feet from the...
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The Brecknock Wildland Forestry Crew was dispatched at 1625hrs at the request of the PA Forestry Department to assist with a working brush fire on Mt. Penn Mountain in Lower Alsace Township. Brush and Utility 72 arrived on the scene at 1639hrs and instructed by Forestry Command to deploy its crew t...
Saturday, April 11th, 2015
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Co. 72 along with Brush 42 (Cumru Township Fire) were dispatched at 1631hrs for a reported brush fire. Chief (J. Lutz) and Brush 72 arrived on the scene at 1640hrs to confirm roughly 3/4 of an acre actively burning and spreading due to the windy conditions.
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At 1725hrs, Engine 72 was dispatched to relocate to St. 24 (Geigertown) while they operated on a working structure fire. 2 Minutes later as Engine 72 was making the response, the company was re-alerted for Tanker 72 which was now due at the scene of the structure fire.
Monday, March 30th, 2015
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Engine and Tanker 72 were dispatched at 1712hrs to assist Co. 42 (Cumru Township) with a 2nd alarm working structure fire. Engine and Tanker 72 made the response simultaneously at 1717hrs both with full crews (Driver and 1).
Friday, March 27th, 2015
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At 2301hrs, Engine 72 was dispatched to assist Chester County Station 69 (Twin Valley) for a reported explosion at the Timet Manufacturing Plant on Hemlock Road in Caernarvon Township. Engine 72 made the response at 2308hrs with a full crew.
Sunday, March 15th, 2015
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Company 72 was dispatched at 1347hrs for a 2 car accident with 1 truck into a pole at the intersection of 568 and Moore Road. Deputy 72 (M. Lutz) and Rescue 72 arrived on the scene at 1359hrs to find a large pickup into a telephone pole with heavy front end damage.
Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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At 0656hrs, the Company was alerted to the 800Blk of Alleghenyville Road for a single vehicle into a pole; Southern Berks EMS was also dispatched. Rescue 72 arrived on the scene at 0706hrs to confirm a single vehicle into a telephone pole with the sole male occupant still inside of the vehicle.
Monday, February 9th, 2015
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At 1714hrs, Co. 72 along with Co. 36 (Shillington), Co. 42 (Cumru), Lancaster Co. 33 (Bowmansville) and Lancaster Co. 32 (Fivepointville) were alerted to the 800blk of Maple Grove Road for a chimney fire with possible extension into the walls.
Saturday, January 31st, 2015
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Tanker 72 was alerted, to assist Co. 42 (Cumru Township) with a working building fire on East Point Drive in Cumru Township at 1211hrs. Tanker 72 made the response and arrived on the scene at 1225hrs. Command instructed Tanker 72 to standby on Route 724 and await further orders. Command then requ...
Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
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At 0621hrs, Co. 72 along with Co. 36 (Shillington), 42 (Cumru Twp.) and 69 (Kenhorst) were alerted to the 000blk of Lindsay Court for smoke in the dwelling and fire alarms activated. Engine and Deputy 72 (R.
Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
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The Volunteers of Brecknock Township were alerted to the 600Blk of Gouglersville Road, along with Southern Berks EMS, for a accident with rollover at 2115hrs. Lt72 (Z. Koehn) arrived on the scene at 2124 hours to confirm a single vehicle rollover accident with the sole occupant out of the vehicle r...
Friday, January 2nd, 2015
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At 1437hrs, the Brecknock Volunteers along with Co. 36 (Shillington), 42 (Cumru Township), Lancaster 33 (Bowmansville) and Lancaster 32 (Fivepointville) were dispatched to the Shupp Lane for a reported working shed fire.
114 entries in the Call history

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