Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department
Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.

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Aug 07, 2020 - Nov 01, 2020
4th Annual Village 5k Run/Walk (Virtual 5k)

Aug 14, 2020
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2020 Incidents
Jan 69
Feb 68
Mar 65
Apr 48
May 69
Jun 71
Jul 103
Aug 64
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 557

2020 Jobs
Fires 6
Extrications 6

Past Incidents
2019 873
2018 907
2017 872
2016 931
2015 884
2014 797
2013 830
2012 862
2011 874
2010 843
2009 773
2008 754
2007 848

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Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
"Proudly Serving with Pride, Dedication, and Commitment Since 1934"

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Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department accepts applications year-round. There are a variety of positions available for everyone. All training & equipment is provided FREE! Numerous benefits include:

  • MD Income Tax Incentive Program
  • Length of Service Awards Program
  • Scholarship Programs
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Program
  • Fire Science Degree
  • & Much More

Submit your information TODAY! Assistance will be provided to help you through the process. We look forward to you joining our team.

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Mechanicsville Volunteers, August 02

This weekend Training Captain Burroughs, Firefighter Ianiero, and 2 Members from La Plata Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. traveled to Charlottesville Virginia for a large scale Water Supply Drill.

This drill was a two day class that focused on rural water supply and maximizing hydrant operations in many different forms. This is vital to our department and all information covered in class will be ... (Full Story & Photos)

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NDSS 2020 Virtual NYC Buddy Walk

Mechanicsville Volunteers, July 30

Exciting news! Our Member and good friend Joey Owens' photo has been selected to be a part of the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) 2020 Times Square Video to kickoff the Virtual NYC Buddy Walk! The photo will be featured on two adjacent Clear Channel Jumbotron screens and live-streamed online alongside more than 500 other individuals with Down syndrome on September 12, 2020, starting at 9:30 ... (Full Story & Photos)

Joey Owens joined Mechanicsville VFD in October 2004
Joey Owens joined Mechanicsville VFD in October 2004

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No Caption Thank You PJ Forrest Towing

Mechanicsville Volunteers, July 21

The Firefighters of Mechanicsville would like to thank PJ Forrest and his guys with PJ Forrest Towing for their continued support with our training on Motor Vehicle Extrication. PJ has been a very big help this year and it has allowed our guys to continue to perfect their skills.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Daytime Crews Handle Several Incidents

Mechanicsville Volunteers, July 20

On Monday, July 20, 2020, at 1050 hours Rescue Squads 2, 1002, Ambulances 29, 1002, and St. Mary’s ALS were alerted to Three Notch Road at Mechanicsville Road for the report of a dump truck overturned, on top of several vehicles.

Rescue Squad 2(Capt. Raley) and Rescue Engine 22(Sgt. Senatore) made the response just after dispatch. Units arrived to find a dump truck on its side, with 3 other vehicles ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption One Adult & Two Children Flown to Trauma Centers After Head-on Collision

Mechanicsville Volunteers, July 19

On Sunday, July 19, 2020, at 1828 hours, Firefighters responded to the area of Golden Beach Road and Donna Drive in Mechanicsville, for the head-on collision reported serious, with one subject trapped.

Crews arrived on the scene to find two vehicles involved in a head-on collision with no subjects trapped. Firefighters requested additional ambulances and two helicopters to the scene, and reported ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Severe Weather System Keeps Firefighters Busy

Mechanicsville Volunteers, July 07

On July 7th, a Severe Weather System moved through the area sending Mechanicville Firefighters on 15 calls in 9 hours.

----July 7th Call Log---

23:08:07*MUTUAL AID CHARLES COUNTY* GALLANT GREEN RD* VEHICLE IN FLOODWATER - GRAY EXPEDITION - TWO OCCUPANTS - NO INJURIES*
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23:33:20*MUTUAL AID CHARLES COUNTY*LEONARDTOWN RD @ BYPASS*SQ2 CO29* ST. MARY'S SQUAD 2 ON SCENE OF MVA - ONE IN AND OUT OF CONSCIOUSNESS*
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23:54:30*1050 ... (Full Story & Photos)

01:33:55*WATER RESCUE INLAND WATERWAY*29210 THREE NOTCH RD*THOMPSON CORNER RD*MECHANICSVILLE*
01:33:55*WATER RESCUE INLAND WATERWAY*29210 THREE NOTCH RD*THOMPSON CORNER RD*MECHANICSVILLE*

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Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 25

On Thursday, June 25, at 1200 hours, Mechanicsville VFD placed into service a 2020 Chevrolet Tahoe Special Service Vehicle (SSV). The unit replaces a 2007 Ford Expedition and will serve as an incident command unit.

Vehicle features include:
• 5.3L V8 engine (355 hp/383 lb.-ft. of torque)
• 4-wheel drive
• Aluminum wheels
•Outside heated mirrors
• 4-wheel antilock disc brakes
• 6-speed automatic transmission ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Firefighters Review Safety Features Found on Racing Vehicles

Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 15

On Monday during our weekly drill, several of our members gathered for a safety demo of the features we may find on various racing vehicles at our area tracks.

Two racing go karts were on display for the members so they could get hands on experience unlatching a regular latch and a cam lock latch, steering wheel removal, and body construction. The members also reviewed and discussed other safety ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 11

On Thursday, June 11, 2020, at 1440 hours, firefighters from Mechanicsville and Charles County responded to the Charlotte Hall Metal and Scrap on Carpenter Lane in Charlotte Hall, for the reported Outside Fire.

The 911 caller was a passerby who reported they could see smoke and fire coming from the scrapyard.

Crews arrived on the scene to find four vehicles well involved. Brush 2, Brush 1002, Tanker ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Chubb Donates $500 in Gift Certificates to Mechanicsville Firefighters

Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 11

The Firefighters of Mechanicsville would like to thank Chubb North America for their generous donation of $500 in Gift Certificates to Bert's 50's Diner! Bert's Ice Cream Window & Curbside Carry Out are currently open for orders! Visit them today!

As part of Chubb's pandemic relief efforts, Chubb is purchasing $1 million in gift cards from their small business clients around the country and donating ... (Full Story & Photos)

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