Working Fire 10/3/16

Yesterday, 10/3/16, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a working fire at a town home in the area of Barnswallow Place.  Crews quickly worked to extinguish the fire and prevent further damage to neighboring homes.

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Getting Ready for the Holidays…Paint It Forward

Waldorf Volunteer Fire Dept Auxiliary Fundraiser
Please reserve your seat today to paint with us on Sunday, November 13th at 1 pm at
Waldorf Firehouse, 3245 Old Washington Road Waldorf, MD 20602.
Don’t miss out on a few fun hours of painting the picture below while supporting your local
Fire & EMS Volunteers.
Click HERE to reserve your seat today!

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EMS 3 Land Transfer

Chief Jenkins is proud to announce the EMS 3 land transfer request has been approved by the Charles County Commissioners!

This process began over 40 years ago, as briefed by Past Chief Cook, and presentations tonight from Chief of Department Benjamin Jenkins and President Dave Van Gasbeck.

The land transfer will provide an additional 1.1 acres of land to expand our parking/building expansion needs.

Our department is extremely appreciative of the support from our County Commissioners.

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8/11/16 MVC Extrication

On August 11, 2016, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Smallwood Drive and St. Patrick’s Drive.  One victim was trapped inside the car.  Crews from Fire 3 and Fire 12 worked together to safely remove the victim.  Fire 12 then set up the landing zone for the patient to be flown out.

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MVC Extrication

Today, June 14th, 2016, during the 1700 hour, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Crain Highway and Acton Lane.  Crews worked to extricate patients from the vehicles pictured below.  A total of three patients were treated by emergency personnel and transported to the hospital.

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MVC Extrication

Today, May 13th, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident in La Plata’s first due, requiring that patients be cut out of their car.  The WVFD assisted in extricating the patients safely from the vehicle.  Patients were then flown out to receive further care.

 

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In Honor of Our Fallen and Injured Brothers

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The WVFD would like to offer our deepest condolences to the  Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department, as well as, the family and friends of fallen firefighter John E. Ulmschneider, and injured firefighter, Kevin Swain.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this challenging time.