Shortly before 10 am, units were dispatched for a crash on I-95 near Route 100. Personnel arrived to find a vehicle off the road with a single occupant. The patient was quickly extricated, and was found to be in cardiac arrest, and was transported by Paramedic 15 to Saint Agnes in critical condition.
Just before 7:30 AM on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 firefighters and paramedics from Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services (HCDFRS) were dispatched for a motor vehicle collision with injuries along the 7500 block of Washington Blvd in Jessup.
Units arrived to find two vehicles, a pickup truck and a 10 passenger van involved with at least 10 patients complaining of minor injuries. A mass ... (Full Story & Photos)
Units from Stations 1, 6, 9, Baltimore and Anne Arundel Counties responded to a kitchen fire in the 6000 block of Hunt Club Road. Engine 11 arrived and quickly extinguished a small kitchen fire. Salvage and overhaul were completed in a single corner of a small kitchen (removed cabinets and drywall and insulation). The four occupants were displaced and were put in contact with Red Cross to seek shelter ... (Full Story & Photos)
Come Out and Support Our Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department
Friday July 11th
4pm to 7pm
“Let Us do the cooking Friday Night---we will be set-up in the parking lot to make it easy to drive by and get your dinner after doing your shopping”
2pc Fried Fish dinner served with Our Store Made Cole Slaw, Potato Salad, & Hushpuppies
Shortly before 9 am, units were dispatched to the 7000 block of Troy Hill Drive for an overturned tractor trailer with one person trapped. Rescue Squad 1 arrived and confirmed one patient pinned by the steering wheel. The patient was quickly extricated and transported. Special Ops was special called to handle fluid clean-up. ... (Full Story & Photos)
Learn how simple safety steps save lives in and around pools and spas.
From Memorial Day through Labor Day 2013, at least 202 children between the ages of 1 and 14 drowned in a swimming pool or spa in the United States, according to media reports compiled by the USA Swimming Foundation. Of those, 143 of the victims were children younger than age 5.
I wanted to thank everyone who came out to the Relay For Life Howard County Friday night. We had a great turn out of members and I thank each of you.
Hats off to Jessica Csitar who walked for most of the night and kept the group going!! Also want to thank the “Drop In” members who stopped by and did a couple of laps around the track throughout the night. I have proud to say ... (Full Story & Photos)