Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department

2018 Incidents
January 189
February 156
March 207
April 175
May 215
June 192
July 214
August 203
September 164
October 189
Total 1904

2017 Incidents
January 143
February 119
March 192
April 174
May 191
June 192
July 187
August 179
September 160
October 181
November 186
December 179
Total 2083

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Wagon & Truck Extricate in Dunkirk

Jonathan Riffe, November 13

During the height of morning rush hour, units were dispatched to Southern Maryland Boulevard and Mt. Harmony Road for the reported vehicle accident with entrapment.

Engine 52, Truck 5, Ambulance 58, Chief 5, Chief 5A, Chief 5B, and Safety Officer 5 responded immediately along with Squad 6 (Huntingtown VFD), Squad 1 (North Beach), and the medic unit.

Units from Dunkirk arrived to find a vehicle on ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Tanker 5 Progress Report

Jonathan Riffe, November 10

After countless planning meetings, numerous budget meetings with county officials, and several visits to neighboring states...we are proud to announce that our tanker project has made significant progress.

The 2018 Mack Granite cab was delivered to the body manufacturer in Pennsylvania and the committee conducted a delivery inspection. This cab has numerous safety enhancements to include increased ... (Full Story & Photos)

3 Flown from Serious Route 4 Accident

Jonathan Riffe, November 02

At 1658 hours, during the height of rush hour, multiple units from Calvert, Anne Arundel & Prince George’s County were dispatched for the serious accident with entrapment at Route 4 & Lower Pindell Road in Lothian.

Dunkirk VFD Truck 5, Engine 52, the Deputy Chief & Safety Officer responded and found a two vehicle accident with one vehicle in the woods. Truck 5 & Engine 52 were assigned to the Extrication ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Engine, Truck & 2 Chiefs Operate on Fatal Fire

Jonathan Riffe, November 01

11 hours after placing Truck 5 in service, it was put to work on its first debut call. At 1808 hours on November 1, 2018, stations were alerted for the House Fire in the 8900 block of Erie Avenue, North Beach (111 Box). Engine 52, Truck 5, the Fire Chief & Deputy Chief responded from Dunkirk VFD with 13 volunteers.

The North Beach VFD arrived on location of a one-story residence with fire showing ... (Full Story & Photos)

Dunkirk VFD Truck 5 Officially In Service

Jonathan Riffe, November 01

The Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department is pleased to announce the addition of Truck Company 5 to the community that we serve.

Truck 5 was purchased by The Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department’s Ladies Auxiliary in March, 2018, after the logistical data compiled from numerous studies regarding Truck Companies in Calvert County justified the need for an additional Ladder Truck. Truck 5 was procured in ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Route 4 & 260 Head-On Accident With Fire & Flyout

Jonathan Riffe, October 13

Saturday October 13 at 2226 hours, the Dunkirk Volunteers were dispatched for the serious head-on accident with fire at Route 4 & 260. Squad 5, Engine 52, Ambulance 58 & Chief 5 responded and found a two-vehicle accident with a mini-van fully involved.

Squad 5’s crew made quick work extinguishing the fire while Ambulance 58 began assessing the victims. Four patients were transported to a local trauma ... (Full Story & Photos)

Route 2/4 Split Pin Job

Jonathan Riffe, October 07

At 1229 hours, Squad 5, Ambulance 58 & the Deputy Chief were dispatched to the Route 2/4 Split in Sunderland for the motor vehicle accident along with Huntingtown Engine 62 & Ambulance 69.

Units arrived and found a two vehicle accident with one person pinned in her vehicle. Squad 5 removed the drivers door to free the patient. Three patients were transported to a local hospital.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Jonathan Riffe, September 25

Father of Safety Officer/Board Member Marty Sealey, Grandfather of Fire Chief Toby Sealey, Grandfather of Firefighter Jody Sealey, and father-in-law of Ladies Auxiliary President Kathie Sealey of Dunkirk VFD passed away peacefully in Florida.

Mr. Bob Sealey was a highly decorated member of the community and founding member of the Solomons Volunteer Rescue Squad and Fire Department in Solomon’s Island, ... (Full Story & Photos)


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