Apr
5
2015

Kitchen Fire in Company 48′s First Due

Truck 14 At 2032 hours, Truck 14 was dispatched for the house fire in the 9500 block of Sheridan St on Box 48-19. Truck 14 was the second arriving special service and went to work completing searches from the basement up, securing the utilities, and laddering the house. All searches came up negative. Company 14 was
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Mar
29
2015

19 House Fire

Chief 14A (McCoy), Chief 14B (Ross), Truck 14 At 2037 hours Company 14 was alerted to the 11700 block of Craft Ct for the house fire. Units went on scene with fire showing. Truck 14 was the first arriving special service. The truck crew initiated searches and began laddering the structure, as well as, ventilating the
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Mar
25
2015

1 Pinned Beneath Vehicle

C14A (Fabrizio), Truck, Squad   At 1649 hours, Company 14 was alerted to 8700 block of 38th Ave in Company 11′s first due for reports of 1 pinned beneath a van. Truck 14 was in the area drivers training. Chief 14A established command while crews stabilized the vehicle and utilized a jack to lift the
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Mar
18
2015

1 Struck by Train

Chief 14A (Fabrizio) & Squad 14 At 1233 hours, Company 14 was alerted to 5717 Greenbelt Metro Dr for reports of a person struck by a metro train. Company 14 went on scene and confirmed that 1 patient was beneath the train in the track beds. C14A established command while the Squad crew went to work
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Mar
15
2015

Task Force Truck on 19 House

Truck 14 At 2006 hours, Truck 14 was dispatched to the 12100 block of Rustic Hill Dr as the Truck on the task force. Company 14 performed overhaul and checking for extension. Company 14 was ready for service at 2207 hours.
Mar
6
2015

Berwyn Heights VFD 2013/2014 video

Check out our yearly video Berwyn Heights VFD 2013/2014
Feb
17
2015

Baltimore Ave Hotel Fire

Truck & Squad   At 0012 hours Company 14 was dispatched for the hotel fire in the 10000 block of Baltimore ave. Units went on scene with fire showing from side charlie. Truck was the 2nd arriving special service and went to work laddering the building and initiating searches. Squad 14 was assigned RIT. All searches came up
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Feb
10
2015

Squad 14 and the B Chief as Battalion 6 (Ross) At 0609 hours Squad 14 was alerted to the collision with entrapment on Greenbelt Rd in Company 11′s first due. The occupant was reported to be ejected and trapped beneath the vehicle. Due to the precarious way the vehicle was resting when it left the
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Feb
6
2015

3rd Fire for the day for Truck 14

Clays Ln 1
Truck and B Chief (Kiernan) At 1937 Company 14 was back in Laurel for another house fire, this one on Clays Ln. Units went on scene with smoke showing from a single family dwelling. Truck 14 was second arriving special service and went to work searching. After primary searches were underway, units found fire on
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Feb
6
2015

Attic Fire in Laurel

Ledbury Ct 2
Truck 14, Chief 14 (McCoy), Chief 14-B (Wagner) At 0512 hours Company 14 was dispatched for the house fire in the 14100 block of Ledbury Ct in Laurel. Truck 14 was the 2nd arriving special service. Units found fire in the attic. Truck 14′s crew completed searches on all floors, gained access to the attic
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Feb
6
2015

High Rise Trash Fire

  Chief 14 (McCoy), Chief 14-B (Wagner) and Truck 14 Company 14 was dispatched for smoke in the building in the 8200 block of Baltimore Ave in Company 12′s first due at 0152 hours. Units arrived to find a fire in the trash chute in the building. Truck 14 operated mostly on the 7th floor where
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Feb
2
2015

Truck 14 on the Task Force

Irving st
Units from Company 10 went on scene with a 2 story, single family dwelling with fire showing at 145 Irving St. Truck 14 was transferred to Company 10 to backfill, while en-route Truck 14 and Engine 9 were called to the scene to assist units. Truck 14′s crew operated on division 2 opening up for
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Feb
2
2015

First Arriving Truck on the 28 House

85th Pl 1
At 1719 hours, Truck 14 was dispatched to the 6000 block of 85th Pl in Company 28′s first due. First arriving units found fire in a bedroom. The truck crew went to work completing primary searches, ventilating, and opening up for the engine crew. Truck 14 operated with 5 men and was ready for service
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Jan
29
2015

1st Due House For Truck and Squad

Seminole Pl
Truck 14 with a crew of 4 Squad 14 with a crew of 7 At 0916 hours PGFD’s Rehab bus came over talk group 1 and reported a house fire at the corner of Seminole St & Seminole Pl, Truck 14 and Squad 14 arrived as the first and second arriving special services and initiated
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Jan
29
2015

Remembering Deputy Chief Jim Yvorra

jom yvorra
  Remembering Deputy Chief Jim Yvorra 27 years ago today, January 29, 1988, then Deputy Chief Jim Yvorra was killed in the line of duty when he was struck by a car while operating on an accident scene on I-495 at Good Luck Road. At the time of his death he had served as an
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Jan
24
2015

2 alarms on box 48-33

48 apartment 5
1/24/15 Chief 14B (Kiernan) Truck 14 Squad 14 At 0445 hours Company 14 was dispatched to the 8400 blk of Greenbelt Rd for the apartment fire. Co. 48 went on scene with smoke showing from the terrace level of a 3 story apartment building. Truck 14 and Squad 14 were the second and third arriving units,
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Jan
14
2015

Squad 14 with 1 trapped

8200 blk goodluck
1/14/15   Chief 14B (Ross) Squad 14   Rescue Squad 14 was dispatched to the 8200 blk of Goodluck Rd at 1249 hours for a vehicle that left the roadway. Units arrived on scene and reported the driver to be trapped. Squad 14 arrived on scene, stabilized the vehicle and removed 2 doors and a B-post
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Jan
13
2015

Truck 14 for the 48 house

48 house group shot
1/13/15 Truck 14 with a crew of 8 were dispatched as the first special service at 0252 hours for the house fire in the 7400 blk of Mathew St in Co. 48′s first due. Truck 14 was the first arriving unit and found fire in the walls from an initially reported chimney fire. Truck 14 completed
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Jan
10
2015

Company 13′s local for the house

13 house
1/10/15 C14A (Kiernan) C14B (Ross) Truck 14   Units were dispatched at 2219 hours for the house fire in company 13′s first due in the 6600 block of Chestnut Ave. Truck 14 was the 3rd arriving special service and assumed RIT responsibilities. C14B had the command, and C14A was the interior supervisor. Company 14 operated
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Jan
3
2015

Truck 14 on the 12 box

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1/3/15 At 0434 hours Truck 14 was dispatched for the house fire in Company 12′s first due in the 7400 blk of Dartmouth Ave. Units arrived on scene to find fire showing from the second floor. Upon arrival Truck 14′s crew was assigned as RIT and Chief 14B (Kiernan) was assigned as the interior supervisor.
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