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2018 Call Stats
ENG Amb Medic
Jan 91 135 0
Feb 85 112 0
Mar 87 121 0
Apr 61 87 0
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 324 455 0

2017 Call Stats
ENG AMB MEDIC
Jan 97 134 10
Feb 120 144 0
Mar 126 133 10
Apr 101 126 0
May 95 158 13
Jun 68 153 0
Jul 98 119 0
Aug 96 79 8
Sep 113 110 0
Oct 84 89 0
Nov 70 87 0
Dec 56 72 2
Total 1124 1404 43

Past Call Stats
ENG AMB MEDIC
2017 1124 1404 43
2016 1436 1823 172
2015 1602 1836 387
2014 1421 1512 340
2013 1584 2036
2012 2122 2547
2011 1925 2081
2010 2017 2209
2009 1994 2211
2008 1947 1945
2007 2340 1958
2006 2039 2050
2005 2058 1653


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Passing of 25 Year Life Member James “Guppy” Davis

President Jeramie Jordan, May 21

It is with deep regret that the Branchville Volunteer Fire Department must announce the passing of 25 Year Life Member James “Guppy” Davis. Guppy suffered a sudden and unexpected medical emergency on the morning of Wednesday May 16 in his home, and was taken to Doctors Community Hospital emergency department. From there, he was transferred to the hospitals intensive care unit. Unfortunately the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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President Jeramie Jordan, May 19

Members took time today to stop by the Grand Opening of the Hollywood Farmers Market. The Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 9 am - 1 pm in the Hollywood Shopping Center and has a variety of vendors to shop at.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Two Early Morning Crashes

Firefighter Thomas Tanner, May 13

Around 5:30am Sunday AM Branchville Engine 811 and Ambulance 811B, along with units from Companies 14 and 35, were dispatched to the outer-loop of the Capital Beltway (I-495/I-95) near Kenilworth Avenue for a reported crash with one vehicle off the road. Units responding found nothing at the reported locations but the units from Branchville, based on a hunch and then updated radio reports, continued ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo by: T. Tanner/BVFCo11
Photo by: T. Tanner/BVFCo11

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Photo Credits: Beltsville VFD
Photo Credits: Beltsville VFD

Engine 111 Runs Fatal House Fire in Beltsville

Station Sergeant Joshua Edery, May 12

At approximately 0330 hours on Saturday morning, Engine 111 was alerted third due for the reported house fire in the 11400 block of Howard Ct. in Beltsville. First arriving units found a two-story single family dwelling with heavy fire showing. E111 arrived on scene shortly thereafter and established a secondary water supply and deployed a leader line to rear of the home over several fences and through ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Training Day

Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, May 06

Branchville Volunteers gathered on this beautiful day to do some training by Asst. Chief Velez and Wagon Driver Manco. Training covered proper ground ladder positioning, hose lines, ropes, pump operations and layout training. Good times, good work, good people.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, May 05

Branchville Engine 811, VC811 and VC811B were dispatched to Lakeside Drive for a natural gas leak. E835 & TK814 arrived to investigate the natural gas odor while E811 stood by the closest hydrant. Crews found nothing and were placed in service by command.... (Full Story & Photos)

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E811 runs 4th due on 3 alarm townhouse fire

Chief Eric Gove, May 02

At 1243 while returning from logistics E811 was alerted as the 4th due engine at Aerospace Dr. and Greenbelt Rd. in Co. 18's area. While enroute a colum of smoke could be seen in the area and A819 went on scene with heavy fire from a town home complex under construction. E811 laid a 900 ft. LDH line from Forbes and Aerospace to Aerospace and Hubble. Once that line was in place E811repositioned to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, April 26

Engine 811B and Ambulance 811 were dispatched to a motorcycle accident. The units arrived on scene, and assisted Medic 812 stabilize, assess, and transport the patient in Medic 812's unit. E811 handled a minor fuel leak from the damaged motorcycle. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Gas Leak

Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, April 24

Branchville Engine 113 (E811B) and VC811 were dispatched to AMF Fairlanes for a building gas leak. E113 & TK812 arrived to investigate the natural gas odor. Crews found nothing and were placed in service by command. VC811 had the command.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Vice President John Gardiner Sr., April 22

Starting early Saturday morning a handful of young volunteers and two old guys set out to test hose on E111.
All hose was tested, cleaned and reracked, sometimes more than once. Along with running several calls in between this yearly task. I would like to thank all who assisted including the old guy Mike "bo" Lewis. Thanks again.JG... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engine Responds to Accident with Injuries

Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, April 20

At approximately 2215 hours, E811B responded to a personal injury accident on Baltimore Ave & Cherry Hill Rd. While en-route to the accident, communication upgraded the call to a personal injury accident with entrapment. Upon of the arrival, Engine 811B discovered a two-vehicle collision with no occupants trapped. E811 provide barrier protection for the units on scene while law enforcement conducted ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Passing of Life Member James Tunstall

Vice President John Gardiner Sr., April 13

It is with deep regret that the Branchville volunteer family announce the passing of life member James Tunstall. Further information will follow. ... (Full Story)


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The Branchville Volunteer Fire Company & Rescue Squad Inc., is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the provision of quality Fire and EMS service to our response area and beyond. The corporation is governed by a dual system. The administrative functions are handled by the Board of Directors which includes the financial and political aspects of the company. The operational functions are handled by the Chief with the help of the Chief Officers and the Line Officers.

 


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