|Hurricane Isaias Slams East Coast|
|By Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe|
|August 4, 2020|
Hurricane Isaias kept firefighters busy at Dunkirk VFD and all across the East Coast. During the storm, the members of Dunkirk VFD ran a variety of calls including a shed fire, gas leaks, motor vehicle accidents, vehicles stranded in flood waters, trees on houses, structural collapses and a variety of service calls (flooding conditions & trees down).
Pictures are from a shed fire with extension to a house in Deale, MD. Squad 5, Tanker 5, Chief 5 & Chief 5A responded. Pictures courtesy of Deale Volunteer Fire Department. And additional pictures from a tree into a house with reports of people trapped in Apple Greene, Dunkirk MD.