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Yearly Run Total

2013 1182
2012 1287
2011 1308
2010 1179
2009 1057
2008 1160
2007 1251

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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PRINCE FREDERICK NEWS

Relay for Life

April 21, 2014 - On Monday, Engine 22 traveled to Huntingtown High School to support their home game that was dedicated to fighting breast cancer. Firefighter Kevin Kady, who is a live-in member of PFVFD, is the assistant coach for the Hurricane's baseball team. FF Kady's mother, who is currently fighting cancer, threw out the memorial pitch at the game. Keep fighting Ms Kady.

CCVFA Awards Ceremony

April 11, 2014 - On Friday, the PF Volunteers attended the Calvert County Firemen's Association Awards Ceremony. At the ceremony, Firefighter Blake Gadway won Cadet of the Year, President Pat Hassler was inducted into the Hall of Fame, and Technician Joe Reamy won Firefighter of the Year. Congratulations!
 

 

Mock Crash

April 11, 2014 - On Friday, the PF Volunteers went to CHS to attend the annual Mock Crash scenario. Squad 2 and Engine 22 demonstrated the effects of drinking and driving to students.

Solomons Island and Stoakley

April 8, 2014 - At 1348 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Rescue Box 2-16 for a personal injury accident. Squad 2 responded to North Solomons island Road and Stoakley Road. Squad 2 arrived to find a two vehicle accident involving a transportation bus, and one trapped. The Squad crew went to work performing a side-wall removal to free the trapped subject. One patient was flown to a local trauma center for further evaluation, while a second patient was transported to CMH for a check-up. Squad 2 operated for 30 minutes. Pictures 1, 3, and 4 are courtesy of dennishook.smugmug.com.

Congratulations to Members

April 5, 2014 - Over the weekend, two PF members won awards. Technician Joe Reamy won Calvert County Firefighter of the Year at the American Legion Public Safety Event. Firefighter Blake Gadway won 2nd Place in the Firefighter Challenge at the Skills USA State Competition. Congratulations to you both.

Calvert Village Gas Leak

April 2, 2014 - At 0911 hours, Company 2 was alerted to HazMat Box 2-11 for a gas line struck. Engine 21 and Squad 2 responded to the 200 block of West Dares Beach Road, and arrived to find a 2" gas main that was struck by constructions crews. Nearby businesses were evacuated due to elevated meter readings. Company 2 units operated for over two hours protecting exposures and assisting Washington Gas.

LODD in Boston

March 26, 2014 - The Prince Frederick Volunteers would like to express our deepest condolences to the Boston Fire Department on the two line of duty deaths that occurred today on Beacon Street. Lieutenant Edward Walsh of Engine 33 and Firefighter Michael Kennedy of Ladder 15 made the supreme sacrifice on Beacon Street. May you Rest in Peace brothers.

Solomons Island and Sixes

March 20, 2014 - At 1807 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Rescue Box 2-08 for a personal injury accident. With Squad 2 out of service at the shop, Engine 21 and Chief 2A responded to South Solomons Island Road and Sixes Road. Units arrived to find a two car accident with one trapped. Engine 21 used the combi-tool to perform a sidewall removal on the car to free the trapped subject. Three patients were transported to CMH for a check-up. Company 2 cleared in 30 minutes. Pictures 2-4 are courtesy of dennishook.smugmug.com.

Southern Maryland Blvd Collapse

March 14, 2014 - At 1225 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Rescue Box 5-07 for a car into a building. Squad 2 responded to the 10600 block of Southern Maryland Boulevard. Squad 2 arrived and assisted with shoring a building. Units operated for one hour, and turned the building over to contractors. Picture #3 courtesy of www.dunkirk5.com

 

Henry Hutchins Rd Garage

March 12, 2014 - At 1232 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Box 2-02 for a garage fire. Engine 21 and Tower 2 responded to the 2000 block of Henry Hutchins Road and arrived to find a detached shed with fire throughout, and extension to the woods. The Engine crew quickly brought the fire under control with no further extension. Company 2 operated for 30 minutes.

Main St HazMat

March 10, 2014 - At 1504 hours, Company 2 was alerted to HazMat Box 2-11 for a chemical spill. Engine 21, Tower 2, and Chief 2A responded to the 100 block of Main Street. Units found 5 gallons of formaldehyde on the third floor. The spill was contained, and the building vented. Company 2 units operated for one hour.
 

 

Addition to the Family

March 3, 2014 - The Prince Frederick Volunteers would like to announce the birth of Sophia Elizabeth Boswell. Firefighter Ryan Boswell and his wife Crystal are proud parents of a 7lb 4oz baby girl, 18" in length, that was born at 0833. Mom and baby are doing well and resting. PFVFD would like to congratulate the Boswell's on the birth of their daughter.
 

 

Teagues Point Rd Barn

March 1, 2014 - At 0515 hours, Company 2 were alerted to Mutual Aid to Charles County for a barn. Tower 2 and Tanker 2 responded to the 17100 block of Teagues Point Road in Benedict. Charles Engine 22 arrived with a barn fully involved. Tower 2 arrived and set up for ladder pipe operations. Tower 2 knocked down the bulk of the fire, while Tanker 2 shuttled several loads of water. Company 2 units operated for two hours. Picture #4 courtesy of www.mvfd.com. AUDIO courtesy of scanmd.org.

Macs Hallow Rd House

February 25, 2014 - At 2238 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Box 2-01 for a chimney. Engine 22, Tower 2, Squad 2, Tanker 2, Chief 2B, and Chief 2 responded to the 5300 block of Macs Hallow Road. Chief 2B arrived on side alpha of a two story single family with fire showing. Company 2 units held the fire to the chimney, and operated for 30 minutes.
 

 

73rd Annual Awards Banquet

February 15, 2014 - On Saturday, the Prince Frederick Volunteers held our 73rd Annual Awards Banquet. At 1700, members gathered at the Calvert County Fairground for hors d'oevres provided by Rita B's Catering, with dinner at 1800. The banquet MC, George Owings, kicked the ceremony off at 1900. After the introductions and awards ceremony, the members relaxed, and danced to music provided by K&S Productions.

Solomons Island Rd House

February 15, 2014 - At 1339 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Box 2-08 for a chimney. Engine 22, Tower 2, Squad 2, Tanker 2, and Chief 2 responded to the 1800 block of South Solomons Island Road. Engine 22 arrived on side Alpha of a two story, balloon frame construction farm house with light smoke showing. The Engine crew entered the house and found a chimney fire with extension to the walls. The walls were opened up and the fire was quickly knocked down. Crews operated for one hour with overhaul. AUDIO courtesy of scanmd.org.

Loss of Former Member

February 1, 2014 - The Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department regretfully announce the untimely passing of former member Frank Kissinger. On Saturday, members of Company 2 went to Trinity United Methodist Church on Main Street to say farewell to Frank. Frank was a member of PFVFD from 1999-2006 and held a few positions such as Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Board of Director. Frank was only 40 years old when he passed. May you Rest in Peace Brother.

Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department

450 Solomons Island Rd South / P.O. Box 976 

 Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678

Phone : 410-535-9875 - Fax : 410-414-3655 - E-mail : princefrederickvolunteers@yahoo.com