Incident Archives

May 1, 2014 - Flood Evacuations Interrupted by a Working House Fire

Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 23:15

Heavy rains over the past few days took its toll on the Laurel area with wide spread flooding.  By midnight on May 1st, the Brighton Dam and the T.

April 7th 2014 - LVFD Members Recognized For Outstanding Service

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 00:30

During the company meeting, Rosa Maher was recognized for her hard work and dedication during two separate snow storms this past winter.  She ensured members of the LVFD, the City of Laurel Public Works and the city Police Department were fed.  She prepared meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) at the station for the crews working during the storms.  Rosa is a member of the fire d

March 26, 2014 – 2 Boston Firefighters killed in 9-Alarm fire

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 21:45

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of two Boston firefighters, Lt.

March 22, 2014 – Truck Runs Overnight House Fire on Main Street

Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 09:00

The Ladder Truck and Chief 10C (Pearcy),  running as Battalion Chief 886, responded to a reported house on fire at 414 Main St. in Co.

March 16, 2014 - Busy Day for the Dime – 3 Fires

Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 17:45

The day started off when the tones hit for the reported house in the 9200 block of Twin Hills Ln in Co. 49's first due sending Truck 10 and Chief 10A. Units arrived on scene to find fire in the walls. Chief 10A assumed the command. The Truck Co. assisted in opening up the walls from the interior and exterior of the house.

March 15, 2014 – Emergency Responder Recert Next Two Weekends

Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 11:45

Members who have Emergency Responder Certification (old Maryland First Responder) are taking the recertification class this weekend and next at the firehouse.   The course is open to all county volunteers.

March 9, 2014 - Overturned Tractor Trailer with Fire on I-95 *UPDATE with Video*

Monday, March 10, 2014 - 02:30

Just before 8pm, units were dispatched to I-95 southbound just before Brooklyn Bridge Rd overpass for a crash involving an overturned tractor trailer and a passenger car.  First arriving units found a tractor trailer overturned with the tractor fully involved with fire.  The crew from Engine 103 attacked the fire while Ambulance 108 tended to the injured drivers.  Units from Howa

March 3, 2014 - March Snow Storm 20 Runs in 24 hours

Monday, March 3, 2014 - 17:00
Units from "The Dime" had a busy day with the snow storm.  From midnight until 2359hrs on March 3rd, the Dime ran 20 calls.  Out of the 20 calls, 6 were for crashes on I95, including one "Cut Job."  On that call, Engine 104's crew cut one from a car on the southbound side near Powder Mill Rd., while the Ambo crew handled patient care.  7 volunteers

February 22, 2014 - Engine Runs Montgomery County 15 House Fire

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 09:30

At 16:50 hours, the tones dropped for a house fire on Valley Stream Ave. in Burtonsville sending Engine 101 with 5 volunteers, Chief 10 (Hull), and Chief 10A (Grant). Units from 15 went on scene with smoke showing from the front of the house and a deck on fire in the rear.  As company 10 arrived on scene, E101 ran a line to side Charlie while Chief 10 was assigned the attack group.

February 17, 2014 - Two Car Crash Cherry Lane at Van Dusen Rd.

Monday, February 17, 2014 - 15:15

As the President’s Day crew of 8 volunteers waited for lunch, the tones hit for a crash just down from the station at Cherry Lane and Van Dusen Rd.  Engine 103 and Chief 10A (Grant) arrived to find a two car crash with injuries.  Since our ambulance was on another call, ambulances from Co. 49 and Maryland City 27 assisted and transported two with minor injuries.