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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Personal Injury on Route 32

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, September 18

Units responded this afternoon for a personal injury collision in the 32-166 box. At 16:16, the station was alerted for a two vehicle collision with airbag deployment on Route 32 near I-70. Tower 3 arrived at the ramp from Route 32 to Westbound I-70 to find a two vehicle collision involving an unmarked Hyattsville Police car. Paramedic 45 transported two priority 3 patients to Howard County General ... (Full Story & Photos)

Reported Structure Fire at the Farm Store

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, September 17

WFVFD and surrounding companies responded early this morning for the reported structure fire in the 3-49 box. Employees at the Royal Farms store located at 3901 Ten Oaks Road reported white smoke and a burning plastic smell in the store. Units were able to locate a smoldering fire in a vent pipe on the roof due to a burned belt. There was no extension and units cleared at 7:16. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Serious Truck/Deer Collision

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, September 16

Units were alerted this evening for a personal injury collision in the 32-161 box. At 19:33, the tones sounded for a vehicle into the woods on Route 32. Chief 3B arrived on Route 32 between Route 144 and I-70 to find a flatbed work truck that struck a deer. The deer went through the windshield, striking the driver. The deer was deceased inside the vehicle and the driver was transported to Shock Trauma ... (Full Story & Photos)

Fire in the 3-63 Box

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, August 23

West Friendship and surrounding stations responded this evening for a fire in Sykesville. At 20:58 the tones sounded for a house fire in the 1100 block of Underwood Road. An initial caller to Howard County Communications stated that there was a garage attached to a home that was on fire. A second caller advised that there was a fire on the outside of the garage but that it had spread to the home. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Motor Vehicle Accident on Route 32

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, August 04

While at the Howard County Fair this evening units were alerted for a motor vehicle collision. At 19:53 the tones sounded for Route 32 near Day Road for a reported collision with multiple injuries. With plenty of volunteers at the Fairgrounds to run our stands and staff the EMS tent, the Engine, Tower, and Ambulance responded, along with an Ambulance from Carroll County's Station 12 (SFDFD). Units ... (Full Story & Photos)

Fatal Accident on I-70

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, July 09

Station 3 and surrounding companies responded this morning for a motor vehicle accident on I-70. At 08:59, units were alerted to respond to Eastbound I-70 near Route 32 for a two vehicle MVC. Upon arrival units found a box truck in the median strip and a sedan in the roadway. A priority 1 patient in the sedan required extrication which was handled by Tower 3 and Engine 131. Maryland State Police Aviation ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mock Crash Scenario at Glenelg High School

Fire Fighter/EMT Pieter Lucas, May 13

The West Friendship VFD assisted Glenelg High School Resource Officer Steve Willingham with a DWI Mock Crash Scenario for the seniors and juniors. Two crashed vehicles with 8 students acting as victims were staged on the parking lot. HCPD and Fire Department personnel from Station 3 responded and extricated the victims. Our staffing for this event included 6 career staff and 9 volunteers. After the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Box Alarm 3-30

Sean Hussle, May 06

At 23:45 this evening the tones went off for a structure fire. The caller advised that his house, in the 12600 block of Golden Oak Drive, was on fire and that he was evacuating. Engine 31 was first on scene followed by Chief 3A, who assumed command. Upon arriving there was no fire evident from the outside, and crews immediately pulled a line to the house and searched the home for flames. Firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)

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