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COMPANY LEVEL DRILL ON MECHANICAL ADVANTAGE SYSTEMS

Members trained at the fire station tonight on mechanical advantage systems. Led by Captain VanZant, members discussed appropriate use, advantages, disadvantages and practiced setup of 3 to 1 and 4 to 1 systems. Members trained at the fire station tonight on mechanical … [Read more...]

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ENGINE AND TOWER LADDER OPERATE ON CENTREVILLE FIRE

Engine 55 and Tower Ladder 5 operated on Box 0401 early this morning for a multi-residential house fire at 101 S. Liberty Street in Centreville. The Tower Ladder positioned on the alpha/bravo corner and opened up while the engine crew was assigned to assist with fire attack. Nine … [Read more...]

Annual Men’s Softball Tournament

The Annual Men's Softball Tournament will be held Saturday April 30 and Sunday May 1 located at Rt 18 Park in Centreville. The games will begin at 8:30am. Enttry Fee is $275 per Team Contact DJ Whitby for info: 410-490-9308 djwhitby@yahoo.com The Annual Men's … [Read more...]

PICK UP TRUCK ROLLOVER ON GRANNY BRANCH ROAD

Companies 5, 4 and QAC EMS responded on Rescue Box 0515 for an MVC with rollover at Granny Branch Road and Flat Iron Square Road. Engine 52, Engine 55 and the Chief responded on the run. Units arrived in the area, ultimately locating the incident further down Granny Branch Road. … [Read more...]

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WINTER STORM JONAS KEEPS CREWS BUSY

Due to winter storm Jonas, our members staffed the fire station from Friday afternoon until Sunday evening. We were accompanied by a two-person humvee crew from the Maryland National Guard. Space in the fire station was certainly at a premium. Crews took in two accidents, several … [Read more...]

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STORAGE BUILDING FIRE WITH POSSIBLE HAZMAT IN KINGSTOWN

The structure assignment was dispatched to 6732 Church Hill Road in the 0512 box for a reported structure fire with possible hazmat, bringing Church Hill, Chestertown, Crumpton, Sudlersville and QAC EMS. Units arrived to find a large metal storage building with heavy smoke … [Read more...]

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ENGINE AND TANKER RESPOND ON KENT COUNTY HOUSE FIRE

Engine 55, Tanker 5 responded on Box 6002 for a dwelling fire located at 7860 Chester Court, near the Chestertown Country Club. Upon arriving, units from Chestertown encountered a fire in the rear of the single story residence. Engine 55 assisted with overhaul and the tanker was … [Read more...]

FIRE IN A CHICKEN HOUSE: 1905 SUDLERSVILLE ROAD

Box 0506 was alerted for a chicken house on fire at 1905 Sudlersville Road. Paramedic 500 was first to arrive, reporting smoke showing. Engine 55 deployed an 1.75" water line and made entry into the structure, finding fire near the ventilation fan and extinguished the same. … [Read more...]