Bay District Volunteer Fire Department
Bay District Volunteer Fire Department
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2015 Incidents
Jan 67 71
Feb 0 0
Mar 0 0
Apr 0 0
May 0 0
Jun 0 0
Jul 0 0
Aug 0 0
Sep 0 0
Oct 0 0
Nov 0 0
Dec 0 0
Total 67 71

Past Incidents
2014 1112 1009
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
National Weather Service Alerts for St. Mary's County, MD

Heavy Rescue Delivered and E-32's Final Inspection

Committee Chairman Steve Stockwell, January 22

Please excuse the delay in the story as I experienced technical issues with my labtop/website when originally working on the story. The last few weeks has been busy for the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department as the Heavy Rescue was delivered on Monday, January 5th and the Final Inspection of E-32 was to be performed on January 10th and 11th with some of the committee members.

After some minor ... (Full Story & Photos)

Late Night Police Chase Leads to Crash

Deputy Fire Chief Peter Marshall, Jr, January 19

In the late evening hours on January 18th, 2015, Calvert County Sheriff’s Office noticed a speeding vehicle just north of Lusby. A Calvert Deputy attempted a traffic stop, but the vehicle fled from police. The suspect tried to elude police through Lusby on Route 4 southbound, coming into St. Mary’s County reaching speeds over 100 mph crossing the Governor Thomas Johnson Bridge. Once in St. Mary’s, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Is that a moving statue or what. I know every firefighter can understand this statue and the meaning behind it.
Is that a moving statue or what. I know every firefighter can understand this statue and the meaning behind it.

In Honor Of Those Who Served The Bay District Volunteer Fire Department

Public Information Officer Douglas Medley, January 17

Well it’s done and looks beautiful if I do say so myself. After many months of road trips and meeting with Walt Tegeler of W. S. Tegeler Monument Company of Woodlawn, Maryland the finished monuments are in place on a location we picked next to our social hall. The committee under the chairman Doug Medley made road trips to almost all the different departments in Southern Maryland that have monuments ... (Full Story & Photos)

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)

Christmas Day Commercial Building Fire

Fire Captain Daniel Burroughs, December 25

On Christmas Day as most people were having lunch and opening gifts with they're families the volunteers from Bay District were responding to a Water Flow Alarm at the Lowe's at 12:47 hours.

Engine 91 responded shortly after dispatched followed by Engine 31 and Tower 9 a few minutes later. Engine 91 did a 360 of the building and took its own hydrant on Side A by the main entrance and continued to ... (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)

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)


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