05/26/2016: [Sta 2 Fire]08:38 CT:SICK PERSON/BLS 1312 N MAIN ST BOX:0208 DUE:BM435 FR2
05/26/2016: [Sta 2 Fire]07:45 CT:UNCONSCIOUS PERSON 4005 MEADOW LA BOX:0206 DUE:X48 FR2 U2
The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Engine & Hose Company No. 1 is dedicated to protecting and preserving the lives, property, and environment of the citizens and visitors of the communities to which we serve. We will achieve this by providing the highest levels of fire suppression, rescue services, and emergency medical care through continual training, public education, and emergency response.
On Friday evening Truck 2 was alerted for Box 3-20 for the apartment fire with rescue as part of the first alarm of the fire. Engine 23 was alerted on the 2nd alarm. Truck 2responded with a full crew and arrived while the structure was still well involved with fire. Truck 2 set up its aerial on the Delta side of the structure while its crew split and was assigned different tasks. Part of the truck's ... (Full Story & Photos)
Around eight o'clock Thursday evening units from Hampstead and Manchester were dispatched to assist with an aircraft emergency landing. Truck 2 responded and soon after Engine 23 as well but was put in service shortly after by Baltimore County Units already on the scene. Truck 2 arrived to find units from the Arcadia and Boring Vol. Fire Departments already on scene and a small Single Engine Cessna ... (Full Story & Photos)
Crews were sent to Reese's area for a reported house on fire on Green Mill Road. Units arrived to find a 1 story house with fire showing. Hampstead's crews arrived and assisted with the initial interior attack of the fire. Additional crews worked to extinguish a brush and tree fire to the rear of the house. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Saturday, the Easter Bunny was in the house to visit with the children of Hampstead at the annual Breakfast with the Easter Bunny hosted by the Junior Fire Company. After a delicious breakfast, the egg hunt was held in the grassy area next to the firehouse. With over 5000 surprise-filled eggs spread throughout the field, there were plenty of opportunities for everyone to “find” a bunch of eggs. ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company wants to remind everyone that this weekend begins Daylight Saving Time. With the time change, it is also time to change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.
Roughly 2 out of 3 fire deaths happen in homes with no smoke alarms or the alarms are not working… DON’T be a statistic!!!
Think again. Car crashes are a leading cause of death throughout your whole life. About 500 people are killed every year in crashes in Maryland, and nearly half of those deaths involve a distracted driver.
Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company, along with Manchester Valley High School and the Hampstead Police Department would ... (Full Story & Photos)
On the afternoon of February 24th at approximately 1420hrs Medic 28 and Station 2 were alerted for a vehicle collision involving an overturned tractor trailer in the traffic circle at the south end of the RT 30 Bypass. Upon arrival it was determined to be a single overturned tractor trailer in the north bound traffic lanes of the circle. The driver was able to walk away refusing EMS care at the scene. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Monday, January 4th, at approximately 1041 hours, station 2 was alerted for a gas line struck in the 1000 block of South Main Street. The call was initially dispatched as a 4 inch gas main to have been ruptured during construction work on the town's renovation and rehab project. Upon arrival of EMS 2 and Engine 23, it was determined that when the workers were making the initial cuts with a saw ... (Full Story & Photos)
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