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Mission Statement

The mission of the Midway Volunteer Fire Company is to protect and preserve life, property and the environment in our primary service area of Buckingham and Solebury Townships and aid surrounding communities. To accomplish this end the company will employ "state of the art" technology, train fire company personnel to nationally recognized standards and enhance public safety through fire and safety awareness and education. In order to meet our strategic goals and continue our mission the company must encourage members of the community to support these endeavors.

 

2019.07.04 - At 2:05 AM Midway’s Engine 5, Engine 15 and Ladder 5 along with Central Bucks EMS responded to the report of a dwelling fire in the 4000 Block of Route 202 in Buckingham Township. Upon arrival, the fire was quickly extinguished, and the house ventilated to remove smoke. One person was treated at the scene. There were no other reports of injury. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The photo above shows crews waiting while ventilation fans clear smoke within the home.

2019.07.04 - At 2:05 AM Midway’s Engine 5, Engine 15 and Ladder 5 along with Central Bucks EMS responded to the report of a dwelling fire in the 4000 Block of Route 202 in Buckingham Township. Upon arrival, the fire was quickly extinguished, and the house ventilated to remove smoke. One person was treated at the scene. There were no other reports of injury. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The photo above shows crews waiting while ventilation fans clear smoke within the home.


2019.07.03 - at 6:26AM Midway’s Rescue 5 and Central Bucks EMS responded to an auto extraction on Green Hill Road, near Mechanicsville Road in Solebury Township. It took crews less than 6 minutes create an opening to remove the single occupant, who was then transported to an area Trauma Center. No additional information on driver’s condition or cause is available at this time.


2019.06.10 - Rescue 5 and Engine 15 respond to a two vehicle accident on Holicong Road at Upper Mountain road. Three people transported to area hospitals after being extracted. The accident involved the white vehicle in the foreground and the overturned truck in the highlight circle. The other white car was not involved.

2019.06.10 - Rescue 5 and Engine 15 respond to a two vehicle accident on Holicong Road at Upper Mountain road. Three people transported to area hospitals after being extracted. The accident involved the white vehicle in the foreground and the overturned truck in the highlight circle. The other white car was not involved.

2019.06.01 - Midway’s Field Truck 5 responded to the report of a brush fire on Upper Mountain Road. Upon arrival the Field 5 Crew assisted the land owner with containment of a controlled burn. Total time on the scene less than 20 minutes. No injuries were reported.

2019.06.01 - Midway’s Field Truck 5 responded to the report of a brush fire on Upper Mountain Road. Upon arrival the Field 5 Crew assisted the land owner with containment of a controlled burn. Total time on the scene less than 20 minutes. No injuries were reported.


2019.05.29 - Between the hours of 17:19 and 18:04 (45 minutes) Station 5 and Station 15 responded to 6 calls during the storm. There were no reported injuries. The above photo is Church Road, between Burn House Hill Road and Mill Road.

2019.05.29 - Between the hours of 17:19 and 18:04 (45 minutes) Station 5 and Station 15 responded to 6 calls during the storm. There were no reported injuries. The above photo is Church Road, between Burn House Hill Road and Mill Road.


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2019.05.25 @ 12:01PM Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Rescue 5 responding to a traffic accident on Rt. 423 in Buckingham Township where they secured the car’s electrical system and addressed the fuel spill. On person was transported to the hospital by Central Buck EMS. No other injuries were reported.


2019.05.16 - At 6:43 Midway Volunteer Fire Company responded to the report of an auto and dwelling fire on Daystar Drive in Buckingham Township. Assisting with the call were fire crews from Doylestown and Point Pleasant. There were no injuries reported by residents or first responders. Both the home and auto were damaged. The Buckingham Township Fire Marshal is investigating the source of the fire.

2019.05.16 - At 6:43 Midway Volunteer Fire Company responded to the report of an auto and dwelling fire on Daystar Drive in Buckingham Township. Assisting with the call were fire crews from Doylestown and Point Pleasant. There were no injuries reported by residents or first responders. Both the home and auto were damaged. The Buckingham Township Fire Marshal is investigating the source of the fire.


Kids at Peddler’s Village Spring KidsFest Climb Into Engine 5’s Crew Cab

Kids and parents were invited to sit in the crew cab of Engine 5 and ask questions and allowed to wear an actual firefighters helmet. Parents were given a tour of the exterior functional panels and apparatus by Lt. Ross Fuller.

Station 5 - 5770 Route 202, Lahaska, PA, next to Peddlers Village. Cross Streets: Route 263 and Street Road.


Substation 15 - Route 413, Mechanicsville, PA. Cross Streets: Long Lane and Cold Spring Creamery Road.


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Spring 2019 MVFC Auxiliary Bingo

2019.04.07 - Spring Bingo, we had a great turnout. Thank you everyone! Be sure to see additional photos by clicking  here  and an overview video by clicking  here .

2019.04.07 - Spring Bingo, we had a great turnout. Thank you everyone! Be sure to see additional photos by clicking here and an overview video by clicking here.


Buckingham Elementary Mrs. Barno 5th grade class dropped off snacks for the Firefighters. 

The Firefighters that ate them said, “They were delicious! And, everyone thanks the students and Mrs. Barno!”


2019-02-21- Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Ladder 5, Engine 15 and Engine 5 along with Doylestown and Central Bucks Ambulance Squad responded to a dwelling fire on Sands Way in Buckingham Township. There were no reported injuries to occupants or first responders.

2019-02-21- Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Ladder 5, Engine 15 and Engine 5 along with Doylestown and Central Bucks Ambulance Squad responded to a dwelling fire on Sands Way in Buckingham Township. There were no reported injuries to occupants or first responders.


2019-02-16, 26:57 - Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Rescue 5, Engine 15-1 and Engine 5 along with Central Bucks Ambulance Squad responded to automobile entrapment with downed wires. Within 60 seconds of arriving, the vehicle door was breeched and EMS was able to attend to the patient. The accident is under investigation by Buckingham Police.

2019-02-16, 26:57 - Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Rescue 5, Engine 15-1 and Engine 5 along with Central Bucks Ambulance Squad responded to automobile entrapment with downed wires. Within 60 seconds of arriving, the vehicle door was breeched and EMS was able to attend to the patient. The accident is under investigation by Buckingham Police.


2019-02-13 - Midway Volunteer Fire Company, with the support of neighboring fire companies (New Hope, Lingohocken, Plumstead, Doylestown, Point Pleasant, and Warwick) responded to the report of a fire at Cold Spring Elementary. Chief 5 was on scene three minutes after the call went out and escalated the response. In total there were 14 trucks (engines, ladders, rescue and EMS) on scene and another eight units covering empty fire stations. The fire was quickly contained and placed under control within 18 minutes. There were no reports of injury to the students and teachers or the first responders.


2019-02-01 - Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Engines 05, 15 and 15-1 responded to reported dwelling fire on Mill Road. Upon arrival, the fire was quickly extinguished. There was one reported minor injury that was treated at the scene by Central Bucks EMS.

2019-02-01 - Midway Volunteer Fire Company’s Engines 05, 15 and 15-1 responded to reported dwelling fire on Mill Road. Upon arrival, the fire was quickly extinguished. There was one reported minor injury that was treated at the scene by Central Bucks EMS.


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SCAM ALERT - Please use caution when asked for funds to support your local fire department.

Buckingham Township Police have received scam related complaints from this phone number 267-843-1259. The caller is trying to solicit funds for a volunteer fire company. Be aware, Buckingham Township's local fire departments: Midway, Lingohocken and Doylestown DO NOT solicit by phone or use telemarketing campaigns, only direct mail.

Source: Buckingham Township Police Department





Auxiliary

The Auxiliary was organized in the Assembly Room of the Midway Volunteer Fire Company on March 20, 1940 with twenty- four charter members. Over seventy-five years have passed since the Auxiliary was organized; in that time, the Ladies Auxiliary changed its name to just the Auxiliary. This was done to open up the membership to anyone who wished to join and help support the Fire Company.


Fire Calls - By The Numbers - Past 12 Months

In 2018 we had 334 calls. Hover over bars for monthly total.