On October 7th, 2016 at approximately 3:20pm members of Bay District responded to the report of a MVA with injuries. E-91 (Sgt. Thompson), SQ-3 (DC Stockwell), SAFETY-3 (Eno) and CAPT-3 (Burroughs) responded to the scene. Upon the arrival of one of the medical units, the subjects were reported to be entrapped within the vehicle. Now what that means is that usually the patients are injured with ... (Full Story & Photos)
The boys made a convertible out of this one. This keeps them in practice for Maryland Route 235.
Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, October 06
I see that we are lacking on a few stories so I thought I would do something on here that I don't think our guys get enough credit for and that is in the field of training. We do our training on Monday nights from 1800 hrs till around 2100 hrs and sometimes longer. Now this is the night when many of our members who can't always make the calls but want to keep their skills up to what is expected of ... (Full Story & Photos)
I apologize for not getting this out sooner but over the course of the last week I have been fighting a pretty strong cold. So on to the good news. This will be Tower-9's Final and Progress Report until we take delivery sometime late this month or early next month. Members from the committee and department departed to complete the Final Inspection on the New Tower-9. Now essentially this ... (Full Story & Photos)
Just before the afternoon rush hour Companies 9 & 3 were alerted for an MVA involving a pedestrian . Engine 91 and Rescue 3 were quick to respond. Chief 7B arrived first finding a patient pinned under a pickup. Citizens used a floor jack to life the vehicle off the patient enough to allow breathing.
Engine 91 arrived and started stabilizing the vehicle as Rescue 3 arrived. The crew off the Rescue ... (Full Story & Photos)
Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, September 21
On September 18, 2016 the members of Bay District held our annual memorial service to pay our respects to our members who have passed away this past year. This year we also had a special service to dedicate our social hall to be named the Bob Braddock Hall. Bob was instrumental in both working on the plans when we built the new station and then running it for the past 8 years. He loved working with ... (Full Story & Photos)
A nice turn out on a beautiful day for the service.
On August 30th at 0012 hours Company 3 and 9 were dispatched for the report of a structure fire with flames showing from the rear of the structure. E-32 (LT Martin), T-3 (FF Werkheiser), E-31 Reserve (Co. 9, Sgt. Thompson), E-33 (CAPT Burroughs), Tower-9 (DC Vallandingham) and the Fire Chief (J. Gould) responded to the scene along with aid from NAS Pax River FD and Ridge VFD. C-3 assumed Command ... (Full Story & Photos)
At around 930 pm Company 9, Squad 3 and Squad 6 were dispatched for a reported serious motor vehicle accident with possibly one overturned and trapped on Rt. 235 in front of Pier One Imports by First Colony Blvd.
Units marked up immediately after dispatch and Engine 91 arrived on scene shortly after. There they found a single vehicle in the roadway that was not overturned and had only the driver ... (Full Story & Photos)
Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, August 01
Yes folks we are finally on our way with the renovation of station 9. After months of waiting for the permit process to work its way through St. Mary's County Government our contractor Wayne Davis got the final building permit to begin work. We kind of thought we would begin in March but that was wishful thinking on our part. The time frame for the job will be about six months to completion. During ... (Full Story & Photos)