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Unit Responses

For 2014

Engine 3-1:

30

Engine 3-2:

20

Squad 3:

40

ET 3:

43

Brush 3:

8

Car 3:

66

Utility 3:

14


Unit Responses

For 2013

Engine 3-1:

151

Engine 3-2:

129

Squad 3:

200

ET 3:

66

Brush 3:

20

Car 3:

249

Utility 3:

55

 

 

 Unit Responses

For 2012

Engine 3-1:

122

Engine 3-2:

125

Squad 3:

224

ET 3:

58

Brush 3:

37

Car 3:

212

Utility 3:

52




 

 

INFORMATION:

 

 

ROAD CONSTRUCTION is underway in the area, including Molly Pitcher Highway in the area of Interstate 81.

USE CAUTION due to lane closures and shifts, congestion and stopped traffic, and equipment and workers in the area. GIVE THEM A BRAKE!

 

COACH Bingo- See Events Page

 

**JUST ANNOUNCED- HOCO GOLF CLASSIC (see Events Page)**

 

HOCO Carnival Entertainment Posted on the Events Page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RHC NEWS & EVENTS

 

 


ET HEADS TO MONT ALTO FOR ANOTHER BARN FIRE

 

4/13/14 - 1655 hours: Engine Tanker 3 was alerted to assist Co. 5 (Mont Alto) with a barn fire near 5857 Orphanage Road, Quincy Township.

 

 

 

 

 


ET ASSISTS ON MONT ALTO BARN FIRE

 

4/11/14 - 2054 hours: Engine Tanker 3 assisted Co. 5 (Mont Alto) with a barn on fire at 4425 Fetterhoff Chapel Road, Guilford Township, working water supply until released.

 

 

 

 


CREWS TAKE IN TWO BRUSH FIRES

 

4/10/14 - 1511 hours: E3-1, Brush 3 and Car 3 out for brush at 3459 East Weaver Road. Crews quickly extinguished the small fire resulting from a supervised controlled burn.

 

 

 

1544 hours: Co. 3 responded to 11957 Gearhart Road for brush. Fire was out upon arrival, with crews finishing mop-up in about five minutes.

 


POSSIBLE HOUSE FIRE, OUTSIDE INVESTIGATION, BRUSH FIRE & AN AUTO ACCIDENT

 

4/9/14 - 1142 hours: Box 3-04 alerted for a house fire at 399 South Washington Street.

 

1341 hours: E3-1 alerted for an outside investigation at 354 Catherine Street. Responders found fire extended to the dwelling’s exterior from a burn barrel, with the owner keeping it in check. Crews checked for extension and confirmed extinguishment before clearing.

 

 

 

1359 hours: Co. 3 and Co. 8 to Interstate 81 southbound at mile marker 9 for brush. Units established lane control and- while crews were extinguishing fire along the roadway- a two vehicle accident occurred that narrowly missed operating apparatus. Additional resources were requested and personnel checked for hazards and assisted with patient care, packaging two for transport.

 

 

 

 


GOOD INTENT CALL

 

4/7/14 - 2217 hours: E3-1 and Car 3 alerted for an outside investigation on West Baltimore Street at South Carlisle Street; nothing found.

 


ANOTHER LANDING ZONE & TWO SMALL OUTSIDE FIRES

 

4/6/14 - 1010 hours: E3-2 out for an aviation landing zone stand-by in the 8100 block of Talhelm Road.

 

1406 hours: Co. 3 alerted for an outside investigation on Martin Road. Car 3 located a small field fire at 7195 Angle Road, with Brush 3 handling the incident. While on-scene, Communications reported a woods fire in the 7300 block of Talhelm Road. Co. 8 located a controlled burn.

 

 


AFA & A POSSIBLE HOUSE FIRE

 

4/5/14 - 0250 hours: E3-2 to Greencastle Greens Clubhouse, 2000 Castlegreen Drive for a commercial fire alarm.

 

1852 hours: E3-2 to assist Co. 2 (Waynesboro) with smoke in the dwelling fire at 11 East Fifth Street, staging until released.

 


LANDING ZONE

 

4/4/14 - 1417 hours: E3-2 responded for an aviation landing zone stand-by on Leitersburg Road.

 


ASSIST TO ST. THOMAS & A TRANSFER/THIRD ALARM ASSIGNMENT

IN HAGERSTOWN CITY

 

4/3/14 - 1928 hours: ET-3 alerted to 843 Hade Road, assisting Co. 18 (St. Thomas) with a mobile home fire.

 

2016 hours: Engine 3-1 transferred to Hagerstown City Station 4 for sixty minutes, then responded to the scene of an apartment building fire at 44 East Franklin Street. Personnel checked for extension in the exposure buildings before working overhaul, then clearing in two hours.

 

 

 

 


AUTO ACCIDENT & A VEHICLE FIRE

 

4/2/14 - 0245 hours: Squad 3 alerted to assist WC Co. 27 with a personal injury accident on Paradise Church Road at Airview; cancelled enroute.

 

2032 hours: ET-3 and Car 3 to 1032 Buchanan Trail East for a vehicle on fire in a field. Crews extinguished the flames before clearing in about forty-five minutes.

 


ONE OVERTURNED MPHS

 

3/30/14 - 0550 hours: RHC to 8650 Molly Pitcher Highway for a motor vehicle collision. Locating a single vehicle off the roadway and overturned after splintering a utility pole, personnel secured hazards and assisted EMS with the self-extricated occupant.

 


HOUSE FIRE WITH MMP&W AND AN AUTO ACCIDENT WITH STA.4

 

3/29/14 - 1019 hours: E3-2 and ET-3 assisted Co. 9 (MMP&W) with a dwelling fire at 10406 Lincoln Way West, Peters Township. After working water supply and personnel staging, units cleared in about an hour.

 

 

 

 

2117 hours: E3-2 to Interstate 81 at mile marker 13.5 for an auto accident, assisting Station 4; cancelled enroute.

 


PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT ON MPHS

 

3/28/14 - 0321 hours: Squad 3 assisted PSP with debris removal from a property damage in the area of 8053 Molly Pitcher Highway.

 


CHIMNEY FIRE IN CLEAR SPRING, MD & TWO FIRST DUE RUNS

 

3/27/14 - 0549 hours: Engine Tanker 3 responded to assist WC Co. 4 (Clear Spring) with a chimney fire at 14525 Hicksville Road. Personnel staffed the rapid intervention team position for about sixty minutes before clearing.

 

1919 hours: Co. 3 and WC Co. 27 to 2735 Leitersburg Road for an inside investigation. Crews metered the building and ventilated the building before clearing in about thirty minutes.

 

2221 hours: RHC to 408 South Washington Street for a commercial fire alarm; cancelled enroute.

 


FURNACE MALFUNCTION, MOBILE HOME FIRE & A TRANSFORMER FIRE

 

3/25/14 - 1441 hours: ET-3 to assist Co. 18 (St. Thomas) with a furnace malfunction at 101 Schoolhouse Road; cancelled enroute.

 

1052 hours: Box 3-04 alerted for a mobile home fire at 38 South Carl Avenue. Police Department reported light smoke showing upon their arrival and crews located/extinguished a small fire inside. Crews checked for extension and ventilated before turning the incident scene over to GPD. Responding Units: E3-1, E3-2, E8-1, WC E13-2, WC RS-13, WC Quint 27, and A3-8.

 

 

 

1859 hours: E3-2 and Car 3 to 535 North Allison Street for a transformer fire. Arriving to a damaged pole with fire from its top, personnel secured the scene and Fire Police remained until the utility restored service.

 

 


SMOKE IN THE BUILDING AT THE FRANKLIN COUNTY

CAREER & TECH FACILITY

 

3/24/14 - 0848 hours: Squad 3 and ET-3 to 2463 Loop Road, Guilford Township for smoke in the building, assisting Co. 8 (Marion).  Crews staged during the investigation before clearing in about thirty minutes.

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

2014 Monthly Call Stats

 

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

June

July

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

Fire

59

61 62 - - - - - - - - -

EMS

113

116 132 - - - - - - - - -

Working Fires

3

2 5 - - - - - - - - -

2013 Total Calls

543

 

Monthly Call Stats 2010 & 2013

2013 Fire Totals:

517

2013 EMS Totals:

1294

2013 Working Fire Totals:

32

2013 Station Totals:

1811

2012 Fire Totals:

500

2012 EMS Totals:

1228

2012 Working Fire Totals:

32

2012 Station Totals:

1728

2011 Fire Totals:

519

2011 EMS Totals:

1172

2011 Working Fire Totals:

51

2011 Station Totals:

1691

2010 Fire Totals:

518

2010 EMS Totals:

1087

2010 Working Fire Totals:

44

2010 Station Totals:

1605

 

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