Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.

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Firefighters work to free the driver from a vehicle accident on Point Lookout Road in Mechanicsville
Firefighters work to free the driver from a vehicle accident on Point Lookout Road in Mechanicsville

One Trapped on Point Lookout Road

Mechanicsville Volunteers, May 23

At 1919 hours, Rescue Squad 2 was alerted with surrounding stations for a motor vehicle accident on Point Lookout Road at Millies Lane. Initial reports were of entrapment.

Chief 2 arrived with a single vehicle into the woods, confirming entrapment. The rescue arrived and went to work removing tree limbs to gain access to the vehicle. The crew from the rescue and engine removed the drivers side and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mechanicsville Volunteers Conduct Live Fire Training

Mechanicsville Volunteers, May 15

On Sunday morning, members from Companies 2 and 7 conducted a training burn in an acquired structure. The house was located off of Queentree Road.

Teams were split into four groups and were able to conduct multiple training evolutions before finally letting the house go.

Engine 23 was utilized as the attack pumper and was it's first time being utilized since taking delivery.

We would like to ... (Full Story & Photos)

Volunteers conduct live fire training
Volunteers conduct live fire training

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Units operated at the Bank of America in Mechanicsville
Units operated at the Bank of America in Mechanicsville

Hazmat Investigation at Bank of America

Mechanicsville Volunteers, May 12

At 1303 hours, Company 2, Hazmat 18, EMS Stations 29, Charles 2 and Charles 15 were alerted for the Hazmat Investigation at the Bank of America, located at 28250 Three Notch Road in Mechanicsville. Initial reports of an odor in the building with individuals feeling ill.

Engine 21 and Chief 2 were on scene shortly after dispatch. Chief 2 established the command. Engine 21's crew entered the building ... (Full Story & Photos)

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69th Annual Southern Maryland Volunteer Firemen's Association Convention

Mechanicsville Volunteers , May 01

On April 30th and May 1st the Southern Maryland Volunteer Firemen's Association Convention was hosted by the Ridge Volunteer Fire Department in honor of incoming President Johhny Wathen.

On Saturday, the convention started with the memorial service to honor those members who answered their last alarm for the previous year. The department lost seven members last year. Buddy Adams, Ben Burroughs, ... (Full Story & Photos)

The Department participated in the 69th Annual Southern Maryland Firemens Convention
The Department participated in the 69th Annual Southern Maryland Firemens Convention

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Units responded to this barn fire off of Lockes Crossing Road
Units responded to this barn fire off of Lockes Crossing Road

Barn Fire

Mechanicsville Volunteers , April 18

At 0656 hours, Engine and Tanker 2 were alerted with Charles Station 2 and Truck 7 to 37915 Lockes Crossing Road for the barn on fire.

Engine 24 advised it was a working fire while enroute as a large column was visible. They arrived on scene to find a barn well off with exposures being threatened.

As additional units arrived, the fire was placed under control with Water Supply 5 setting up on ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Department Mourns Loss of Life Member Norman "Nornie" Guy Jr.

Mechanicsville Volunteers, April 15

Norman Aloysius Guy, Jr. “Nornie”, 86, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on April 15, 2016 in Charlotte Hall, MD. Born on February 28, 1930 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Mary Genevieve Johnson Guy and Norman Aloysius Guy, Sr. Norman was proceeded in death by his wife Janet Lorraine Houseman Guy. Norman is survived by his children; Norma L. Curry, of VA, Deborah A. Morgan of Mechanicsville, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Norman "Nornie" Guy Jr.
Norman "Nornie" Guy Jr.

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The Apparatus Committee conducted the final inspection on the new Engine 23. The engine was built by Pierce Manufacturing in Appleton, Wisconsin
The Apparatus Committee conducted the final inspection on the new Engine 23. The engine was built by Pierce Manufacturing in Appleton, Wisconsin

Final Inspection Completed on New Pumper

Mechanicsville Volunteers, April 12

On April 10th, apparatus committee members traveled to Pierce Manufacturing in Appleton, Wisconsin to conduct the final inspection of the department's new engine.

Engine 23 is a 2016 Pierce Enforcer, with a 1250GPM pump and 750 gallon water tank.

The committee members were pleased with the apparatus and tested every feature during the inspection. There were some items that needed addressing and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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