Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department

2021 Incidents
January 199
February 186
March 210
April 158
Total 753

Past Years
Year Runs
2020 2,342
2019 2,534
2018 2,397
2017 2,162
2016 2,298
2015 2,283
2014 2,154
2013 2,046
2012 2,154
2011 2,230
2010 1,983
2009 2,120
2008 2,089
2007 2,138

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Squad 5 Extricates from T-Bone Accident

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, May 04

This afternoon at 1437 hours, Dunkirk VFD Squad 5, Ambulance 5, Chief 5 & Chief 5B responded to a motor vehicle accident at Route 4 & Town Center Blvd.

Dunkirk VFD arrived on location and found a 2-vehicle t-bone accident with one person trapped. The crew from Squad 5 removed the driver side doors of a mini-van to extricate the driver. One patient was transported to a local hospital. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Member Gregory Pross, May 03

Come out and support your local Dunkirk volunteers. The Dunkirk Auxiliary will be hosting a food truck rally Friday, May 14 from 4 to 8 PM at DUNKIRK BAPTIST CHURCH located at 11275 Southern Maryland Boulevard, Dunkirk, MD 20754. Come out and enjoy some good food and good times all while supporting your local volunteers!... (Full Story & Photos)

Vehicle v. Tractor Trailer With Entrapment

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, April 30

At 1727 hours, Dunkirk VFD Squad 5 responded to Route 2 & Route 258 (Anne Arundel 9-05 box) for the vehicle accident with entrapment.

Supplemental information reported a vehicle was underneath a tractor trailer. Squad 5 removed the drivers side door and rolled the dash to remove the patient. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Member Gregory Pross, April 23

April 22nd at approximately 1030pm Truck 5 was dispatched as the first due truck to 5987 3rd St in Deale for a house fire (AACo Box 4204). Units from Anne Arundel County arrived with fire showing from a two story house.

Truck 5 arrived on scene and immediately went to work. The crew of Truck 5 simultaneously threw ladders for ventilation and egress, searched for fire and victims, and used tools ... (Full Story & Photos)

Overturned Vehicle in Dunkirk

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, March 24

Yesterday evening, March 24 at 1731 hours, Rescue Box 504 was dispatched for the serious motor vehicle accident at Route 4 & Mt Harmony Road. Dunkirk VFD Squad 5, Ambulance 59, Chief 5 & Chief 5B found a single vehicle on its side and the driver still inside. The crew from Squad 5 stabilized the vehicle prior to removing the patient. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, March 16

At 1738 hours, Engine Company 5 was dispatched for the vehicle fire in the 1900 block of Skinners Turn Road. Engine 51, Tanker 5, Safety 5, Chief 5B & Chief 5 arrived on location and found the same. Engine 51 deployed the front bumper load, making quick work of the fire. ... (Full Story & Photos)

First Due Basement Fire

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, February 20

Today at 1221 hours, Engine 5, Truck 5, Chief 5C, and Chief 5 were sent to 9900 Kirksville Ln. in Dunkirk for the odor of smoke. The Dunkirk Volunteers arrived to find smoke showing from the basement of a split level house. Engine 5 advanced an 1.5” into the basement to find a laundry room on fire while Truck 5 took care of throwing ladders, opening up for the wagon, and venting the house. Engine ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, January 31

1 minute after the clock struck midnight, Engine 51, Tanker 5 & Safety Officer 5 responded to Shields Drive & Roarty Road for the vehicle fire. Units arrived on location and found a fully-involved vehicle off the roadway into a pole. The fire was quickly extinguished and Dunkirk VFD units returned to service. ... (Full Story & Photos)


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