Mission of Dept. 27

The mission of the Vernon Township Volunteer Fire Department is to provide the fire suppression, rescue, emergency medical service, hazard control, and other such emergency services, incidents, responses or events, as required for the protection of lives and property in Vernon Township or upon mutual aid response; and to conduct such other activities that builds team or supports our mission.

Dept. 27 Responds to MVA on South Mosiertown Road

At 9:32 PM:  Dept. 27 was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on South Mosiertown Road.  Reports indicated there was one vehicle rolled over and no injuries nor entrapment.

27-1 and 27-4 responded to the scene.  South Mosiertown Road was closed at the intersection of South Mosiertown Road and Dunham Road.  Units were back in-service at 10:25 PM.

Working House Fire on Cherry Street

At 8:30 PM last night, Dept. 27 was dispatched to assist Dept. 23 on a working structure fire on Cherry Street near Jackson Avenue.

First arriving crews reported a fully involved structure fire. Dept. 23 was assisted by Dept. 27, Dept. 7, Dept. 31, Dept. 20, Dept. 40, and Dept. 12.

Basic Vehicle Rescue Class Registration Open

Vernon Township Volunteer Fire Department and West Mead #2 Volunteer Fire Department are co-hosting a Basic Vehicle Rescue class sponsored by the Crawford County SCUBA team. Awareness is November 12, 13 & 15. Operations is November 18, 21, 22. Technician is to be announced. There is no charge for this course. Thanks to the SCUBA team’s sponsorship. Register by October 31, 2014 by filling out the form below or emailing Chief 29 direct:  [email protected]  Thank You!

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Tower 27-9 Takes Home The Gold!

Vernon Township VFD has another PA Firemen’s Convention Parade trophy to put on the shelf.  Tower 27-9 won First Place for Best Appearing Tower or Snorkel at the 2014 PA State Firemen’s Convention Parade held in downtown Meadville.  Great job by all VTVFD personnel!


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