At 2021 hours, Stations 2, Charles 1002, Charles 1005 and Charles Truck 1003 were alerted to the area of Circle Road and Shoreview Drive for the reported shed on fire. Shortly after, the assignment was upgraded to a house on fire bringing Charles Tanker 1010, Prince George's Tanker 836, Truck 7 and Rescue Squad 7.
Rescue Engine 22 arrived to find a one story, single family abandoned house fully ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 0421 hours, RES2CUE was alerted to Blackbeards, 29025 Three Notch Road in New Market for the motor vehicle accident, reported vehicle possibly into the building.
The rescue arrived and advised of a single vehicle that had struck the building causing no structural damage, however had taken out several support posts for the covered entrance to the Chronic Ink Tattoo.
At 0611 hours, RES2CUE was alerted to Point Lookout Road in the area of Pin Cushion Road for the motor vehicle accident with reported entrapment. Units from Station 1 were already enroute to a collision at the intersection when a second one occurred, where a vehicle overturned with reports of people pinned.
This additional information upgraded the assignment bringing RES2CUE additional BLS ambulances ... (Full Story & Photos)
After several months of meetings, the Department has entered into a contract with Pierce Manufacturing to construct a state of the art engine for the department. The new engine will replace our 2003 Pierce Dash. Additional details will be coming as we start the engineering and build process. The concept drawing is shown and some changes have already been made to it. Once we receive the build drawings, ... (Full Story & Photos)
Original concept drawing of new engine.
Units work this house fire off of Barnes Court in Oakville
At 1921 hours Engine 7, Engine 2, Engine 9, Tanker 2, Tanker 1, Tanker 9, Truck 7, Rescue Squad 1, Ambulance 798, and Ambulance 299 were dispatched to 26145 Barnes Ct. in Oakville for the reported house fire. Engine 21 and Engine 24, as the tanker, made the response.
While responding Communications advised that Maryland State Police were on the scene with smoke showing and one burn patient. The ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Saturday afternoon, Engine 23 left for its new home. The Cool Springs Fire Department, located in North Carolina purchased the 2003 Dash engine after coming up last month and looking it over. A deposit was left with Chief Raley to hold the engine as Chief Webster from Cool Springs advised they'd be back to get the engine in a few weeks.