Bay District Volunteer Fire Department
Bay District Volunteer Fire Department
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2014 Incidents
Jan 134 116
Feb 87 64
Mar 95 98
Apr 80 70
May 98 97
Jun 86 88
Jul 87 101
Aug 47 30
Sep 0 0
Oct 0 0
Nov 0 0
Dec 0 0
Total 714 664

Past Incidents
2013 906 845
2012 1009 920
2011 1115 955
2010 1119 902
2009 1216 933
2008 1127 890
2007 1075 935
2006 1149 833
2005 935 756
2004 873 825
2003 918 832
2002 847 695

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Sunday Evening Brings Rv Fire

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, August 17

On Sunday August 17, 2014 just before 18:00 hours Station 9 was alerted for a vehicle fire. A couple minutes’ later Hollywood station 7 and Solomon's station 3. The first unit on scene was Utility 9 with Sergeant 9B reporting an RV almost fully involved. Engine 34 (Solomon's) arrived and pulled an attack line and started fire suppression. Communications advised that the driver was unaccounted for ... (Full Story & Photos)

Late Night Motorcycle Accident Leads To Flyout

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, August 16

On Saturday August 16, 2014 at 21:20 hours Engine Company 9 & Squad 3 were dispatched for a motor vehicle accident on Rue Purchase Road. Squad 3 arrived to find a motorcycle on the ground without the rider in sight. Engine 91 arrived moments later followed by Chief 9B who established the command. A citizen was on the scene that flagged down the emergency responders and showed where the rider had came ... (Full Story & Photos)

Early Morning First Due Fire

Firefighter Zakary Werkheiser, August 05

At 0347 the Bay District Volunteers were alerted for a house fire at 21652 Enterprise Drive. Engine 31 arrived on scene with a 3-story wood frame dwelling with the attached garage fully involved with extension to the attic and fire through the roof. Engine 31's crew quickly deployed the front bumper line and cross-lay and started exterior operations. Engine 132 arrived shortly after, picked up the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Quick knock by the crew from station 3.
Quick knock by the crew from station 3.

Station 3 catches fire in Westbury

Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, July 24

It’s summertime in good old Southern Maryland and the tones starting dropping at 1318 hrs. and when they are setting off more than two at a time you know that it’s going to be for something more than a smells and bells call and that is just what we were in for. The fireboard was putting out a call for a reported house fire in the Westbury Subdivision at 21390 Edgar Way. Stations alerted were 3, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Bay District Catches Fire in the Ranch Club

Firefighter Nathan Lindgren, June 11

Around mid-day on June 7th, Calvert Station 3 was dispatched for a smoke investigation in the Ranch Club in the area of Yosemite Lane in Lusby. At 1209, Calvert upgraded the dispatch to a Working House Fire at 661 Yosemite Lane adding Calvert Stations 3, 7, & 2 as well as St. Mary's Station's 9 and 7. Calvert Engine 34 arrived on scene and declared an exterior only operation with a 3/4 involved house. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Abandoned House Fire Keeps Volunteers Busy

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, June 06

At 21:57 hours Stations 3, 9, 6, & 1 were alerted for the working house fire. Engines 31 & 91, Truck 3, & Chief 3 responded shortly after dispatch. Chief 3 (R. Wahrenbrock) requested an extra engine and squad for RIT and this brought Stations 13 & 7. Safety 3A (W. Johnson Sr.) arrived finding a single story home fully involved. Engine 31 arrived positioning on side D as Truck 3 arrived taking position ... (Full Story & Photos)

Rescue Squad 3 to Hollywood for Entrapment

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, May 31

On Saturday May 31, 2014 at 17:50 hours Station 3 was alerted for a motor vehicle accident with entrapment in Hollywood. Rescue Squad 3 responded 1 minute after dispatch with 4 personnel and arrived on scene at 17:59 hours. Once on scene the crew from Rescue Squad 3 assisted with the extrication on the sedan. Both driver side doors were removed and the awaiting EMS crew was able to assess the patient ... (Full Story & Photos)

After its all done.
After its all done.

Engine 91 Runs Extrication on Myrtle Point Road

Fire Sergeant Brian Yount, May 02

On May 2, 2014 at approximately 1150 hours, crews from Company 9, Squad 7, Company 83, Station 38, Station 39, and EMS 83 were alerted to a Motor Vehicle Collision on Myrtle Point Road just in from Patuxent Blvd. Fire Chief 3 R. Wahrenbrock arrived on scene first, advising one vehicle into a tree, with entrapment. Engine 91 arrived just minutes after Chief Wahrenbrock and immediately went to work ... (Full Story & Photos)


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