Gladwyne Firefighters were woken up a little early this morning for an assist call to Conshohocken Fire Department at 0449 hours. Ladder 24 was dispatched as the Rapid Intervention Crew (FAST) to the 300 block of East Elm Street for a building fire. Ladder 24 responded with 8 firefighters and upon arrival were placed into service assisting with firefighting operations at a row home fire. First ... (Full Story & Photos)
John and his wife Dawn surrounded by GFC Members just moments after he was sworn in as Chief 33
Gladwyne Firefighters traveled to HoneyBrook in Chester County tonight, to witness one of our very own firefighters being sworn in as the Fire Chief of Honeybrook Fire Company. John Robb who is one of our Career staff firefighters, resides in Honeybrook and has been sworn in as their Fire Chief.
Gladwyne Firefighters were alerted to a serious car accident just after 2pm today. As the dispatch was going out, the Montgomery County Dispatch center received word that the occupant of a vehicle accident was trapped in the vehicle and that the car was catching fire. The dispatch was then upgraded to include Rescue 22 (Belmont Hills) and Rescue 21 (Penn Wynne) to assist with the extrication. ... (Full Story & Photos)
Photo immediately after removing the vicim from the drivers seat and away from the car.
On behalf of the entire Gladwyne Fire Company, Happy Holidays to you and yours! May 2017 bring happiness and the best of health for those who matter most.
As 2016 comes to a close, your volunteers answered over 360 calls for service in Gladwyne and assisting other Lower Merion Township companies. Additionally, time was spent by members training both in house and at the Montgomery County Fire Academy ... (Full Story & Photos)
Before stopping by your homes and dropping off the goods, Santa will make an extra-special stop in Gladwyne on Christmas Eve (12/24/2016) to help our volunteers deliver treats to our local residents. Below you can find what time Santa and your Gladwyne Firefighters will be in your neighborhood!