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2015 Incidents
Jan 13
Feb 21
Mar 15
Apr 0
May 0
Jun 0
Jul 0
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 49

2014 Incidents
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Jan 17
Feb 14
Mar 16
Apr 20
May 18
Jun 17
Jul 14
Aug 19
Sept 14
Oct 21
Nov 8
Dec 21
Total 199

2013 INCIDENTS
Jan 13
Feb 10
Mar 12
Apr 16
May 9
Jun 14
Jul 15
Aug 13
Sep 15
Oct 11
Nov 16
Dec 15
Total 159

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Girl Scout Troop Visits Co. 4

Board of Directors George Franklin, April 14

The Girl Scout Troop #319, led by Kay Jahn visited the home of the Fightn' Four on Tuesday evening. Fire Prevention Chairman, George Franklin welcomed them and introduced them to the rest of the fire prevention team. He alerted them to be aware of the possibility of an emergency happening while they were in the building.
If so, they were to stay in a group and away from the apparatus until the ... (Full Story & Photos)


MVA - Point Lookout
MVA - Point Lookout

Motorcycle Accident - Point Lookout State Park

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, April 06

4-09 Box, 16:25 - Rescue Engine 42 was alerted for a motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle at the entrance to Point Lookout State Park. RE-42 arrived on location at 16:34 and advised all incoming units the location was at the entrance to the calls way on the rocks. Chief 4 arrived and established command. RE-42 advised command they had one patient with injuries. The crew from Engine 43 assisted ... (Full Story & Photos)


New Scott SCBA Training

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, March 23

Municipal Emergency Services, Inc. representative Eddie Stillwell conducted a training session to our members on our newly purchased self contained breathing apparatus. (SCBA). The purchase of the SCBA's were funded by the Federal Assistant to Firefighters Grant awarded to us last year. Mr. Stillwell demonstrated the differences between the new SCBA's and the current equipment we have in service now. ... (Full Story & Photos)

SCBA Training
SCBA Training


MVA - Dameron
MVA - Dameron

Vehicle Overturned - St. Jeromes Neck Road

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, March 16

4-05 Box, 12:31 - Rescue Engine 42 was dispatched to the area of 18695 St. Jerome's Neck Road for the reported motor vehicle accident with one car overturned. The 911 caller stated the vehicle overturned and struck a tree with a victim trapped inside. Chief 4 arrived on location at 12:40 and advised all incoming units that the subject was out of the vehicle. Rescue Engine 42 arrived on location and ... (Full Story & Photos)


Motor Vehicle Accident- St. Mary's City

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, March 07

4-01 Box, 22:33 - Ridge units were dispatched to Point Lookout Road in St. Mary's City for the reported motor vehicle accident. Police on the scene indicated that two vehicles were involved in the crash with minor injuries. Rescue Engine 42 arrived on location at 22:44, established command and began patient care. Crews stabilized the vehicles and assisted RVRS with packaging of the patient. One victim ... (Full Story & Photos)

MVA- St. Mary's City
MVA- St. Mary's City


Installing the Engineers
Installing the Engineers

67th Annual Installation of Officers

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, January 24

On January 24, 2015 the 67th Annual Installation of Officers Banquet was held at the Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Fire Hall. To start off the evening, the administrative, operational and auxiliary officers were sworn in by our own Joe Cooper & Becky Wathen, Past Presidents of the Southern Maryland Volunteer Fireman's Association.

2015 Administrative Officers:

President – Francis Raley
Vice President ... (Full Story & Photos)


Winter Weather Contributes To MVA - Dameron

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, January 14

4-05 Box, 12:32 – Company 4 was dispatched to the area of 17910 Three Notch Road in Dameron for a reported vehicle in the ditch. Chief 4A arrived on the scene at 12:45 and established command. Engine 44 and NDWFD Engine 141 arrived on location and started patient assessment. Two patients were involved in the single car accident due to the road conditions after a wintery mix had fell the night before. ... (Full Story & Photos)


MVA-St. Inigoes
MVA-St. Inigoes

Single Vehicle Accident - St. Inigoes

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, January 13

4-03 Box, 12:42PM – Ridge, Bay District and NDWFD units responded to the area of 15716 Point Lookout Road in St. Inigoes for the reported vehicle off the roadway with a victim slumped over the wheel. Safety 4A arrived on location at 12:45PM and established command. NDWFD E-141 arrived and began patient assessment. Command reported one patient with minor injuries. MSU 4 and Engine 44 arrived and assisted ... (Full Story & Photos)


 

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