Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department

Community Events

2015 Incidents
Fire EMS SQD
Jan 105 183 44
Feb 116 166 71
Mar 98 178 66
Apr 140 176 53
May 131 195 29
Jun 137 200 25
Jul 113 180 66
Aug 110 171 54
Sep 114 175 52
Oct 136 204 73
Nov 86 196 72
Dec 105 200 70
Total 1391 2224 675

Past Incidents
Fire EMS SQD
2015 1391 2224 675
2014 1215 2192 661
2013 1740 2265 667
2012 1648 2151 596
2011 1836 2149 612
2010 1691 2214 601
2009 1954 2377 711
2008 1888 2172 599

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Antique Engine 12 Commemorative Coin

Department News, February 29

THE ANTIQUE ENGINE 12 COMMEMORATIVE COIN
Available while supplies last.
Each coin is 1-15/16 inches, 10 gauge Bronze and comes *wrapped in a plastic bag for protection.

The price is only $20 each and all proceeds go to the Restoration fund
for our antique 1947 Mack Fire Engine as pictured on the coin.

This Fire Engine served the Elk Ridge Community and surrounding areas from 1947 until 1976.
A ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Purse BINGO

Department News, February 21

PURSE BINGO
Featuring-Coach and Michael Kors

Sunday - February 21
Games start at 2:00 P.M.
(Doors & Kitchen open at 12:30 p.m.)

Sponsored by: The EVFD Auxiliary

Admission: $20.00 in advance $25.00 at the door
Seating is limited-children are welcome when paying admission.

Featuring: Door Prizes, Regular Program of 20 games, 2 Jackpots, Raffles and King Tutt Pull Tabs with a chance to win up to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Youth Dance

Station News, February 20

Youth Dance
Saturday, February 20 at 7 p.m.
At the Fire Hall

Sign-In Begins at 6:30 p.m.
Only 200 Tickets Will Be Sold
$10.00 per ticket
Ages 9 - 15


Door Prizes will be given out

Food items offered for sale include pizza, hot dogs, pretzels, nachos, candy, water and sodas.

Dress Code: We reserve the right to decline admittance to anyone dressed inappropriately. No halter tops, belly shirts ... (Full Story & Photos)

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State Trooper Struck on I-95

Department News, December 31

Shortly after 1:15 pm, units from companies 1 and 9 were dispatched to the area of southbound I-95 north of Route 100 for a MSP trooper struck by a vehicle.

Upon arrival, personnel found a marked MSP vehicle on the slow shoulder which had been struck by a vehicle. The MSP patrol car, which was providing a buffer for a disabled vehicle, was pushed into the vehicle it was buffering and injuring the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo Courtesy of Fox5DC
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Overturned Milk Tanker on I-95

Department News, December 30

Rescuers were dispatched to the area of northbound I-95 just past 175 for a reported overturned tanker with entrapment. Callers reported that tanker was leaking an opaque yellow or white foamy liquid, and that it was blocking all lanes of travel. No placards were reportedly visible.

Engine 91 arrived to find people on the ground on the fast shoulder, fluids leaking and one person trapped. A total ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Portable Space Heater Safety

Department News, December 29

The State Fire Marshal is reminding Marylanders of the risk associated with the use of portable space heaters.

According to the National Fire Protection Association, in 2008, heating equipment was
involved in an estimated 66,400 home structure fires. These fires directly resulted in
480 fire related deaths, 1,660 fire related injuries and an estimated $1.1 billion in direct
property damage. These ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Elkridge VFD 25th Annual Holiday Food Drive

Department News, December 23

In 2015, the Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department sponsored its 25th Annual Holiday Food Drive, to benefit needy families in the Elkridge area.

The Holiday Food Drive started in 1991, filling dozens of baskets each year, and has provided over 717 food baskets for needy families over the years.

The community response to this food drive is always great. Our annual collection of canned and non-perishable ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Heavy Rescue in Elkridge

Department News, December 22

Just before midnight, rescue alarm 95-22 was sounded for a personal injury crash with reported entrapment. Rescue Squad 1 arrived to find a two vehicle crash, involving a loaded gasoline tanker and a passenger sedan, with the driver of the sedan entrapped.

Several factors complicated the incident:
•The tractor trailer’s tanker was full of gasoline
•The car was still in drive and running
•A fire started ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS
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Station 1: Elkridge
6275 Old Washington Road
Elkridge, MD 21075
Phone: 410-313-4901
Battalion: One
Equipment: Engine, Ambulance, Squad, Brush Truck


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