West Friendship Volunteer Fire Department

West Friendship Volunteer Fire Department

2014 Incidents
Fire EMS Total
Jan 103 102 205
Feb 93 101 194
Total 196 203 399

Past Incidents
Fire EMS Total
2013 995 1189 2184
2012 1146 1347 2493
2011 1202 1378 2580
2010 1161 1304 2465
2009 1075 1218 2293
2008 1031 1093 2124
2007 1138 1161 2299

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West Friendship Volunteer Fire Department

  Celebrating 70 Years of Dedicated Service to the Community

1944 - 2014

Brush Fire in Woodstock

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, April 10

Tanker 3 responded today along with Baltimore County and other units from Howard County for a brush fire in Woodstock. At 14:37, the tones sounded for a working brush fire at 2800 Hernwood Road in Liberty Road Volunteer Fire Company's first due. Tanker 3 arrived to find units working a ten acre brush fire in the area of Hernwood Road and Old Court Road. Tanker 3 was utilized as a nurse tanker, supplying ... (Full Story & Photos)

Rescue With Fire on Howard Road

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, March 09

After returning from the house fire in Mount Airy, units were alerted for a vehicle collision in the 14200 block of Howard Road. Units arrived to find a single vehicle that struck a tree and was on fire. The driver decided to flee the scene prior to anyone's arrival so there was nobody around. Engines 32 and 51 made quick work of the fire and crews used E32's new Holmatro tool to gain access to the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo courtesy of the Carroll County Times
Photo courtesy of the Carroll County Times

WFVFD Responds to Fatal House Fire in Mount Airy

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, March 09

Station 3 responded mutual aid to Mount Airy this morning for the working house fire. At 0818 the station was dispatched to the 2800 block of Flag Marsh Road after units from Carroll County's Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company found a two story A-frame type home with heavy fire showing. First-in crews located an elderly female inside the home who was deceased. Crews from Station 3, among other things, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Rescue Alarm 32-173

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, March 02

The calm before the storm was shattered this evening when the tones were sounded for the rescue with injuries. At 18:31 the station, along with Carroll Ambulance 128, was alerted for a rescue alarm at 1640 Route 32 in Sykesville. Chief 3 arrived to find a two vehicle accident on Route 32 at Indian Hill Drive; one vehicle was in the roadway and one was down in the ditch. Paramedic 35 assessed one of ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo courtesy of HCDFRS
Photo courtesy of HCDFRS

Barn Fire on Roxbury Road

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, March 02

At 12:03 this afternoon, the station was alerted for the barn fire in the 15100 block of Roxbury Road in Glenelg. Units arrived to find an approximately 50 foot by 100 foot barn with fire showing. Due to the large amount of fire crews began a defensive operation utilizing foam to protect exposures and extinguish the fire. Tanker 3 and Engine 32 participated in the water supply operation, utilizing ... (Full Story & Photos)

Rescue with Fire in the 3-10 Box

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, February 07

Station 3 responded to Marriottsville this morning for the motor vehicle collision. At 6:59 the tones sounded for a personal injury accident on Marriottsville Road at I-70. Engine 31 and Paramedic 35 were tied up on a medical call off of Triadelphia Road so EMS2 arrived to find a two vehicle head on collision on Marriottsville Road at the on-ramp to Eastbound I-70 with no entrapment, however one of ... (Full Story & Photos)

Courtesy of HCDFRS
Courtesy of HCDFRS

Tower 3 Assists with Egg Drop

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, January 31

Assistant Chief Miller, F/F Charlie Gain, and F/F Scott Potts took Tower 3 to Clarksville Elementary School today to assist with their Space Engineering Egg Drop Project. Chief Miller reports they were very impressed with the devices the students made to protect the eggs and that they were happy to help test them!... (Full Story & Photos)

Crash in the 3-61 Box

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, January 26

Units from Station 3 were dispatched this evening for the motor vehicle crash with unknown injuries. At 18:54 the tones sounded for the vehicle on its side in the 1300 block of Underwood Road. The caller advised that a pickup truck was driving recklessly in the area before the crash. Upon arrival Chief 3 found a pickup on its side with nobody around. Checks of the immediate area were negative for ... (Full Story & Photos)

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