Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, August 22
On Saturday August 22, 2015 the members of Bay District held a reunion at station 3 for previous and current members from the years 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, 1980’s, 1990’s and 2000’s. This was organized by our webmaster Jason Adams, former fire chief Mike Stanley and firefighter David Bradshaw. Jason and David live in North Carolina and worked out the details over the internet along with past chief ... (Full Story & Photos)
On 08/15 at 10:49 hours, Communications alerted Companies 3 and 9 for the report of an oven fire in a trailer. Engine 32 arrived on scene finding a singlewide trailer with smoke showing from the "Charlie" side of the structure. Engine 32's lineman advanced 200' of 1 ¾” hand line to the Charlie side door and made entry. Upon entry, Truck 3's crew conducted ventilation and searched the residence for ... (Full Story & Photos)
On 08/11 while multiple units were operating on a gas leak in California St. Mary’s Fire communications sounded the alarm for a house on fire at 24524 Ruff Ruff Lane in Hollywood VFD’s first due area. Engine 31 and Engine 91 were able to clear the gas leak to respond on the run. At 13:10 Fire Chief 7 arrived on scene with smoke showing. Due to units still operating on the gas leak, Truck 7 was the ... (Full Story & Photos)
The afternoon started with a motor vehicle accident with 2 occupants trapped. Rescue 3 and Chief 3 quickly stabilized the vehicle and performed a driver side blow out of both doors and popped the passenger door open. Both occupants were removed from the vehicle within 5 minutes of Rescue 3's arrival. Both patients were transported by Trooper 7 which Engine 132 handled the landing site.
At 09:30 hours Company 3 was alerted for a serious MVA in Chingville. Rescue 3 responded and Chief 9B as well.
Once on scene it was found to be a motorcycle vs. a farm tractor. One off duty firefighter was in the area at the time of the accident and removed the rider from the motorcycle that was on fire. He quickly extinguished the fire on the rider. The Firefighter called dispatch (ECC) to start ... (Full Story & Photos)
After a long weekend Bay District Volunteers were alerted yet again for another fire. Monday morning at 0840 hrs Stations 7 (Hollywood), 2 (Mechanicsville), 1 (Leonardtown), (Bay District) 9, and 5 (Seventh District) were dispatched for a working house fire in the Sandgates area of Hollywood. Both Engine 91 and Engine 93 - running as a tanker responded. Engine72 was first arriving and reported heavy ... (Full Story & Photos)
On June 14 at 00:55 hours Companies 3, 13, 9, 6, & 7 were alerted for a working apartment fire. Engine 32 responded shortly after dispatch followed by Engine 132 and Engine 91.
Engine 32 dropped a supply line at the second entrance of the Foxchase apartments and Engine 132 performed the task of water supply. Engine 32 reported smoke showing from a first floor apartment at the A/D corner of the structure. ... (Full Story & Photos)