Thursday, April 14th, 2022
The Preston County Fire Association is seeking a renewal on our Fire Levy to fund each of the 12 Volunteer Fire Departments, to meet the needs of our communities when emergencies or disaster strike. F...
Monday, April 11th, 2022
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On behalf of the Kingwood Volunteer Fire Department, we would like to officially welcome three new members that were sworn in today; Craig Bast, Hunter Bishop, and Jay Huffman.
Saturday, January 8th, 2022
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Kingwood VFD is happy to announce that we have been awarded a couple of grants over the past several weeks, including the SAFER grant and a stimulus grant. The SAFER grant was awarded to help compensa...
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The firefighters and members of the Kingwood Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank all of our sponsors, volunteers, and patrons for coming out to support this organization and the 79th Annual ...
Call history
111 entries in the Call history
Friday, June 19th, 2020
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At 8:44PM Company 5 was paged out for an MVC with entrapment on route 7, between Maple Lane and Caddell Bridge. Squad 5, Unit's 52 and 54 went en route with 8 personnel. On scene, a Jeep was found on its side, mostly off the roadway and partially in a ditch.
Wednesday, June 10th, 2020
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Just before 11PM, Company 5 was paged out as automatic mutual aid to Company 12 for a Structure Fire on Metz Hollow in Tunnelton. Engine 55 was requested for water supply, along with manpower. Engine 55 and Unit 54 went enroute with a crew of 7.
Saturday, April 4th, 2020
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At 3:45pm, Company 5 and Company 6 per automatic mutual aid were dispatched for a brush fire on Sandy Bottom Road. Units 54 and 52 went en route from Kingwood and 94 from Reedsville went en route. Chief 5 took command once on scene and stood Reedsville down.
Thursday, March 19th, 2020
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Just after midnight, KVFD was paged out for an MVC on herring road involving power lines, with unknown injuries. Squad 5, Units 52 and 54 went en route with a crew of 7. Once on scene, KAMP Ambulance and law enforcement were already on scene.
Sunday, March 8th, 2020
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KVFD was requested to assist company 10 with a brush fire. Companies 1, 2 and 11 were also alerted. Company 5 arrived on scene to assist with extinguishing hot spots and fire line operations. After about an hour, 52 and 54 with their crew of 5 returned.
Sunday, March 1st, 2020
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Company 5 was dispatched at 6:46 pm for a single vehicle MVC into a tree, over an embankment. Squad 5, Units 52 and 54 went enroute with 7. Once on scene, 5-2 took command. A pick-up was found to be just off the roadway on a steep embankment into a tree.
Monday, February 24th, 2020
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At about 1am, company 5 was dispatched via automatic mutual aid to assist Company 3 with a structure fire on the Brandonville Pike. Company 1 was also alerted. Engine 55, Units 51 and 54 went en route with 8.
Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Just after 1am, Company 5 was requested for tanker and manpower to assist with a structure fire on Eisentrout Road. Engine 55 went en route with a crew of 5 and assisted with providing water, as well as the personnel assisted with overhauling the structure and putting out hot spots found.
Sunday, January 19th, 2020
At 10:46PM, KVFD was alerted for a Structure Fire on Number 4 Road in Tunnelton, to assist. Company 4 Fellowsville was also dispatched for this. Engine 56 and Unit 54 responded with 7 personnel, and assisted Tunnelton with interior attacks and overhaul of the structure.
Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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At 10:18am, KVFD was paged for a single vehicle MVC near Richview Apartments on Route 7. Squad 5 and Unit 52 responded and found a vehicle partially off the roadway that struck a wooden fence. With no injuries, KVFD assisted with traffic control as the car was quickly towed away.
Sunday, January 12th, 2020
Just a couple hours after returning from Masontown, at 4:24 Company 5 was paged for a fire at the Appalachian Wood Pellets plant on Mill Road. The caller stated there were flames shooting out of a stack from their drier system.
Sunday, January 12th, 2020
At 12:28AM, KVFD was requested to assist Company 6 with a structure fire on Cales Road. Company 6 requested Engine 55 along with manpower. Engine 55 went en route with 5 personnel. Once on scene, Engine 55’s crew assisted with interior attacks and overhaul, along with water shuttling.
Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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At 12:40PM today, Company 5 was paged for a two vehicle accident at the Caddell bridge. Squad 5 and Unit 54 went en route with 6. Once on scene, the roadway was found to be mostly blocked. Company 5 assisted with scene clean up and traffic control.
Thursday, December 5th, 2019
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At 3:26PM today, KVFD was alerted for a 2 vehicle MVC at the South Preston Highway and Shower Bath Road intersection. Unit 52 responded. With four personnel on scene, scene clean up and traffic control was provided, as well as assisting KAMP Ambulance with the patient.
Friday, November 29th, 2019
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Company 5 was pages out for a three vehicle MVC at 8:12PM, at the intersection of Dogtown Road and Veterans Memorial Highway. Squad 5 and Unit 54 went en route with 6. Once on scene, two vehicles were found in the roadway on Route 7.
Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
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11:58PM KVFD was toned out via automatic mutual aid to assist Company 9 with a structure fire on Arthur Road. Engine 56, Engine 55 and Unit 54 went en route with a crew of 6. Upon arrival, Company 6 and Company 9 were on scene with a fully involved structure fire.
Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
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At 9:14PM KVFD was paged out for an MVC with entrapment on North Preston Highway, just on the Kingwood side of the Albright bridge. Squad 5, Unit 52 and Unit 54 went en route, as well as Company 1 via automatic mutual aid dispatch.
Friday, October 25th, 2019
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At 7:05PM, Company 5 was dispatched for a vehicle fire on Route 7 East, at the runaway truck ramp. Engine 56 went en route with a crew of five and upon arrival, found a fully involved vehicle fire. Crews quickly put out the fire, and the fire was listed under control at 7:21pm by Chief 5.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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Kingwood VFD was alerted to assist Co 1 Albright with a vehicle fire on Fly Ash Road. Unit 52 and Engine 55 went en route with 8 personnel. Upon arrival, a lawn tractor was found to be on fire which had also caused a small grass fire around it.
Monday, August 12th, 2019
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Just after 4am, KVFD was toned out for a structure fire/rekindle at the Olympic Drive address. Engine 55, Engine 57, Squad 5 and Units 51 and 54 responded. Once on scene, 5-2 took command of the fully involved structure fire.
111 entries in the Call history

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