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2017 Call Stats
ENG AMB MEDIC
Jan 96 134 10
Feb
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May
Jun
Jul
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Sep
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Total 96 134 10

Past Call Stats
ENG AMB MEDIC
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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One Overturned on the Beltway

Board of Trustees Thomas Tanner, February 26

Around 3:00am the ambulance from Branchville and units from companies 812, 814 and 835 were dispatched to the Inner Loop of the Capital Beltway, I-495/I-95, near Kenilworth Avenue for the report of one car overturned. VC835 and Branchville A811 arrived to find the driver of a 4 door Toyota sedan had, for reason(s) unknown, lost control of their vehicle and it overturned onto the fast shoulder clipping ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hoses And Ladders For Days

Candidate - Fire & EMS Chuckii "CJ" Faison, February 25

Today members at Branchville Volunteer Fire Company took time to train in Greenbelt at a parking structure used to simulate a building. The training consisted of raising the 24" ladder to the second floor, clearing the window with the Halligan tool, and advancing the hoseline into the simulated window and out. Another hose line evolution consisted of manueuvering a fully charged 400" attack line to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Crash on BW Parkway

Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, February 24

15:41 Branchville's Engine, Ambulance and Chief responded to a reported motor vehicle accident on I-295, the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, at Good Luck Road. Upon arrival VC811 and E811 discovered three vehicles involved in a rear-end collision. E811 provided lane blockage for the Firefighter/EMS crew's safety as they provided medical care for the occupants of two of the vehicles, they were later ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews
Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews

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Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews
Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews

Comapny 11 runs wildland fire

Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, February 20

Engine 811B was called to transfer to the West Lahman fire department 13:20. Enroute to West Lahman they picked up an automatic fire alarm in the Greenbelt Residence Inn and shortly cleared after arrival. A box alarm struck at 13:40 requesting more assistance for the wildland fire where it was unknown of the size of involvement. E811B responded to Lake Glen where we set up and able to work the fire's ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire/EMS Personnel Stirred by "Breelyn's Blanket Brigade"

Member-At-Large Mark Brady, February 20

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930
MEBrady@co.pg.md.us @PGFDPIO

An emotional and uplifting event this morning at the Emergency Department of Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park provided an opportunity for a family to meet and thank firefighter/medics and hospital staff for their efforts in attempting to save the life of their infant daughter.

On June 17, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews
Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews

Entrapment Crash

Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, February 06

Branchville Engine 811B responded to the 9500-blk of Riggs Road for a personal injury accident with reports of one trapped in a vehicle. Upon arrival, E811B discovered a head on collision between two vehicles. Crews split up to assist three patients. SQ814 arrived and extricated one patient. Units were cleared shortly after extrication with three patients being transported to hospital by ground.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire at Xfinity Center

Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, February 05

At approximately 23:30, Engine 812 was dispatched to investigate an automatic fire alarm at the Xfinity Center, the major sports arena at the University of Maryland. Crews from College Park entered the building and found a strong burning odor through out. A full box assignment was requested bringing Branchville Engine 811B which responded with a full crew. Upon arrival the crew of E811B took two high-rise ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews
Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews

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Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews
Photo by Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews

Company runs three crashes in short succession

Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, February 05

At 14:52 Branchville Engine 811B and Ambulance 811 were dispatched with units from Stations 835 and 814 to the area of the Capital Beltway right before Route 1 for a report of a personal injury accident. E835 arrived on the scene of a two-vehicle crash and upon their arrival, E811B and A811 assisted in clean up and transported one patient.

After clearing the scene on the Beltway and enroute back ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Destructive and Fatal Accident on I-95 S

Board of Trustees Thomas Tanner, January 29

In the 6 o'clock hour this morning, Branchville Engine 811 and Paramedic Ambulance 811 were dispatched with units from Stations 814, 841 and 715 to I-95 southbound at Powder Mill Road for a report of a personal injury accident with one vehicle overturned. E811 and PA811 arrived on scene to find a single vehicle accident involving a white 4-dr sedan that had, for reason/reasons unknown at this time, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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

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

Car into Pole in Greenbelt

Board of Trustees Thomas Tanner, January 29

Branchville Engine 811 and Paramedic Ambulance 811 were dispatched in the top half of the 4 o'clock AM hour to the 9200-block Edmonston Road for a reported motor vehicle accident. Volunteer Chief 814A arrived on scene and found that a 4-dr sedan traveling northbound on Edmonston Road had struck a wooden power pole at the above address. The impact shattered the pole which collapsed into the street ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Crash on Intersection

Candidate - Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, January 24

At 1656 hrs E811 responded to Sunnyside Ave & Rhode Island Ave for the Vehicle Crash. Upon arrival, E811's crew discovered a three vehicle crash. One of the vehicles had side impact with T-bone collision. Crews assisted with patient care. A831 arrived on scene shortly after engine 811 and transported one patient. Accident scene was turned over to Prince George County Police.
"If you see a emergency ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Kick Off of Annual Fund Drive

Member-At-Large Jennifer Wilbanks, January 22

Branchville members gathered this weekend to kickoff our annual fund drive. The fund drive is normally held in December but had to be postponed due to icy conditions. The funds raised help to pay for our new Fire Engine and Ambulance. These pieces of apparatus, along with extensive training and preparation helps Branchville to provide the best possible service to our community. Branchville members ... (Full Story & Photos)

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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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