Incident Archives

Engine 104, Tower 10, and Chief 10 Run Five Alarm Fire In College Park

Monday, April 24, 2017 (All day)

On April 24th around 1015 hours Tower 10 was alerted as the 2nd due special service on the Third Alarm for 4700 Berwyn House Road in company 12's (College Park) first due. While the Tower was responding on the call, Engine 104 was placed in service with 6 volunteers.

LVFD Among 200 Fire Personnel to Fight College Park Fire

Sunday, April 23, 2017 (All day)

The Laurel Volunteer Fire Department's continuous training came in handy this week when an apartment building, under construction, caught fire. Here are the details:

Tower 10 and Chief 10A Run Kitchen Fire

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (All day)

Around 2345 hours on April 11th, Engine Company 49 was alerted for the fire alarm activation at 108 Iriving Street in their first due. While enroute communications filled the box reporting the house now on fire. This brought Tower 10, with 7 volunteers, and Chief 10A (Grant). Units arrived on scene to find smoke showing from a two-story duplex.

First due house fire- 15400 block Arbory Way

Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 18:15

On Sunday March 12th at 18:21 hours Engine 101 with 7 volunteers, Chief 10A (Grant), and Chief 10B (Brown) were alerted to 15400 block of Arbory Way for the house fire. Chief 10A arrived on scene with a two story middle of the row townhome with smoke showing and assumed the Arbory Way command.

Engine 103 runs shed fire

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 15:15

On March 9th around 1530 hours Engine 103 and Chief 10A (Grant) were struck out for the reported house fire in the area of Beall Place and Marton Street. Engine 103 arrived on scene to find a shed well off in the rear of 1121 Beall Place with some exposure to the neighboring deck. Chief 10A arrived shortly after and assumed command.

Condolences

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 16:00

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of two individuals in the last week from the LVFD family and extended family. Marvin Gimplin, LVFD administrative member, passed away earlier this week.

Tower Goes- 102 Sharon Court

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 16:00

On February 12th around 16:00 hours the Tower with 5 volunteers and Chief 10B (Brown) were alerted for the apartment fire in box area 49-01. Units went on scene with nothing evident but once inside found a bedroom off on the second floor. The crew from Tower 10 split into two and went to work throwing ladders and assisting 49 with opening up.

LVFD Election of Officers

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 19:00

The LVFD elected a new slate of officers at our Annual meeting on 9 January 2017. Please see the new slate of LVFD leaders under the Officers tab. Congratulation to all those elected to office for 2017. Also of note, after serving 40 years in various LVFD officer roles, Life member Joe Robison stepped aside from a direct leadership role, most recently as Trustee.

Winter Weather Advisory from Midnight to 9am, December 17, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016 (All day)
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for our area, starting at Midnight a

Santa: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You!

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 (All day)

The Laurel Volunteer Fire Department is happy to report that Santa has begun his travels around town! Please check our Facebook page nightly to find out where he will be. And please remember...Santa's visits are dependent COMPLETELY on weather and calls for service.