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 95 66
Sep 83 80
Oct 96 72
Nov 86 81
Dec 35 29
Total 1062 962

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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Help Us Find You!

Life Member Jason Adams, January 01

In this age of computers and smartphones, Bay District VFD uses Google Maps to speed our response to your location. Through a smartphone app called Active911, emergency calls appear in our fire apparatus on an iPad when the alarm is dispatched. This program also provides us mapping of the closest fire hydrant or drafting water source in the event it is needed. The emergency calls also appear on the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Bay District Engine Company's Run Fire In Leonardtown

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, December 17

On December 17 Bay District Volunteers were kept busy. All within 3 hours both Stations 3 & 9 handled 3 accidents and 2 house fires.

After units were clearing the first house fire in California at 09:59 & the second one was being dispatched in Leonardtown at 10:05. Rescue 3 returned from the call in California to station 3 to get the pumper tanker and Engine 91 responded to Leonardtown. Engine 93 ... (Full Story & Photos)

Early Morning Accident in Front of Walmart

Deputy Fire Chief Peter Marshall, Jr, December 14

On Sunday December 14, 2014, Company 9 along with Stations 38 and 39 were alerted for a motor vehicle accident on Three Notch Rd in front of Wal-Mart. E-91 (FF. Thomas) arrived and noted two vehicles, one on the roadway, and one on the grass in front of the Wendy’s. Deputy Chief 9 (Marshall) arrived and assumed the Command. E-91 (FF. Thomas) determined that two additional ambulances and the medic ... (Full Story & Photos)


E-32 Week 9 and SQ-3 Week 14/Final Inspection, Progress Report for 12/12/14

Committee Chairman Steve Stockwell, December 14

After a busy few weeks I'm finally back with an updated report. As you can see from E-32 its coming along, slowly but surely with a list of fixes that we sent out in the Mid-Inspection. They now have all the compartment doors back on and even put our traditional striping on the lower part of the body. One thing that will be fixed is the rear step which is not exactly what we had in mind but the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Evening Extrication in California

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, December 09

On December 9 at 19:46 hours Company 9, Squad 3, Squad 7, Stations 38, & 39 were all alerted for a MVA reported serious.

Engine 91 arrived on scene with 2 vehicles in the roadway. One in the south bound of Rt. 235 and the other was in the turn lane on north bound 235. Engine 91 reported the vehicle in the turn lane had the patient trapped inside. Engine 91 stabilized the vehicle and placed an air ... (Full Story & Photos)

Afternoon Trailer Fire in Company 3's Area

Firefighter Marcus Briscoe, December 04

On December 4th at 14:12 hours Companies 3, 13, 4, 9, & Station 39 were alerted for the reported working trailer fire. Engine 33 was already on the road clearing another call, when the call was dispatched and started towards the fire. Chief 3 responded at this time requesting an additional tanker and Engine 63 was dispatched. Engine 33 arrived at 14:20 founding a single wide trailer with smoke showing ... (Full Story & Photos)

Early Thanksgiving Day Extrication

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, November 27

At 01:07 hours Company 9, Squad 3, Station 38, Station 39 & St. Mary's County Advanced Life Support Unit were dispatched for a Motor Vehicle Accident. Moments after the dispatch Rescue Engine 62 was also dispatched due to reports of entrapment.

While en route Fireboard advised Captain 3 of the patients being trapped and that Rescue Engine 62 was not on the road yet. Captain 3 requested Hazmat 13 ... (Full Story & Photos)

FF David Carroll & LT John Thomas
FF David Carroll & LT John Thomas

Another Saturday Night Extrication

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, November 22

On Saturday November 22, 2014 at 21:50 Company 3 and EMS Stations 38, 39, & 6 were all alerted for the motor vehicle accident at Point Lookout Rd and Willows Rd.

Fireboard advised Squad 3 that their would be possible entrapment and added Rescue Engine 62. Squad 3 arrived on scene finding one vehicle off the roadway and the other partially in the roadway. The vehicle off the roadway had the patient ... (Full Story & Photos)


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