Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company Station 12
P.O. Box 547 161 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146 
Phone: 410-647-1990
Fax: 410-647-9463
Hall Rental: 410-544-2880 

info@ehvfc.org

Engine Makes Grabs In First Due

Monday, March 30, 2015 1722 At 1722 hours Engine 121 was dispatched for a feline stuck in the tree. Engine 121 arrived on scene to find a 40 foot tree with one cat trapped approximately 20 feet up. The feline was in extreme distress at the time. The crew from 121 threw a 24' ladder to side alpha of the tree. Members made the grab and carried down the cat to safety to its owner. Engine 121 cleared the scene at 1737 hours.

     



 

DWELLING FIRE IN POPLAR RIDGE

Tuesday, March 10, 2015  Just before 0900 hrs units were dispatched to 7962 Holly Rd in the 1012 box for a dwelling fire. First arriving units arrived with smoke showing from a one story dwelling. Engine 121 (first arriving engine) layed out at Poplar Ridge and Holly, the crew ran a 200' crosslay into side alpha. Once inside the engine company extingushed all visible fire as the crew from PM12 opened up. All units worked well together to bring this fire under control quickly.

     
Photo by Craig Urban

Photo by Craig Urban

Photo by Craig Urban

Photo by Craig Urban



 

18-13 DWELLING FIRE

Sunday, March 8, 2015   At 2150 hours Engine 121 was alerted for the dwelling fire in box 18-13.  Engine 121 was 4th due engine, but arrived second and picked up Engine 18's line at the plug.  The crew from 121 proceeded to the fire ground and was assigned to division 1 to open up for fire attack as well as open windows for ventilation.  Crews from 12 remained on scene for 1.5 hours.  

     

Photo by Craig Urban

Photo by Craig Urban



 

FIRST DUE DWELLING FIRE BOX 12-12

Monday, March 2, 2015   Just after 1900 hours Fire alarm received calls for the reported porch fire in box 12-12.  Engine 121 responded 6w0, and arrived on location with a single story dwelling with heavy fire showing from sides Alpha and charlie.  Chief 12 assumed command and field communications.  The crew quickly went to work stretching a 200 1 3/4 to side alpha and the 300 1 3/4 to side charlie.  The barman forced entry to the front door where crews stopped the spread and knocked a bulk of the fire.  The second lineman and backup made entry in side charlie and stopped the fire in the breezeway.  In all 1000 feet of hand lines were stretched from Engine 121.  All units on scene preformed well to make a quick knock of the fire and prevent further extension.  Company 12 remained on scene for about 3 hours.    


     
Credit: Lea Ann Harrison

Credit: Lea Ann Harrison

Credit: Lea Ann Harrison

Credit: Lea Ann Harrison



 

FIRST DUE BASEMENT FIRE WITH EXTENSION

Wednesday, February 4, 2015  Just before 1700 hrs., Fire alarm started to receive calls for smoke coming from the house at 5 Fairhaven Ct in the 12-20 box. Engine 121 arrived on location of a 2 story dwelling with smoke showing from side Charlie. The crew from engine 121 stretched a 200 1 3/4" hand line into side alpha. Once inside the crew determined that the fire started in the basement. The engine crew made the interior steps and found the seat of the fire and extinguished. Other crews pulled 2 more lines, one going to division 1 and the other going side Charlie to extinguish some extension. Units on scene work together and made quick work of this fire. Units from company 12 returned to service around 1830 hrs.

   


 

Engine Company Runs Restaurant Fire In Co. 11's First Due

Monday, January 26, 2015 18:06  At 1806 hours Engine 122 staffed with 4 were alerted for the box alarm at Nabbs Creek Dock and Bar. Medic 11 arrived on scene with smoke showing from a 2 story commercial structure. Engine 122 arrived third and Pump Operator Michael Jordan picked up E112s line. The crew from E122 (OIC Perdue, FF Michie, FF Martin) ran to the scene for an assignment. The crew from E122 pulled a second line off of E112 and entered the structure to find zero visibility. Upon further investigation FF Michie found heavy fire in a crawl space and extinguished the fire. Company 11’s crew found more fire in the space above the men’s bathroom in the structure.  FF Martin with the second line then extinguished the fire in the men’s room which was making its way up the roof line. Engine 122 went available at 1949 hours.



   


 

New Utility 12

Saturday, January 24, 2015   All of the lettering and lights are now complete on the new Utility 12. It will be placed into service within the next week.
It is a Ford F-350 super duty with a plow. This will be a great asset to the Earleigh Heights fleet which will help service the Anne Arundel region.

     



 

Engine 122 on 4 Alarm House Fire In Annapolis

Monday, January 19, 2015  At 0344 hours on 1/19/15 Engine 122 was dispatched on the 3rd Alarm for the dwelling fire at the 900 block of Childs Point Rd., in Company 8's area.  In total this incident went to 4 alarms.  The engine crew remained on the scene for 12 hours before being placed in service.   

     



 

Engine, Squad, Chief and Ambo on 30-19 Dwelling fire

Wednesday, January 14, 2015   At 1815 hours fire alarm received multiple calls for the dwelling fire in the 30-19.  Truck 30 arrived to find a dwelling with fire from the roof.  Engine 125 picked up the hydrant and supplied the attack pumper.  Company 12 units quickly went to work opening up division 2 and advancing the handline from division 2 to the attic.  Crews made a quick knock on the fire.  Units remained on scene for 2 hours.  

     

Courtesy RBVFC

Courtesy RBVFC



 

1995 FORD VAN FOR SALE

Friday, January 9, 2015  We are now accepting closed bids for the old Utility 12.  It is a 1995 Ford E350 Diesel with about 90,000 miles.  It is being sold AS IS, the light bar is included but no emergency lights are hooked up.  All closed bids are to be sent to 

Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company Station
12 P.O. Box 547 161 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, MD 21146




All bids are to be in by January 31st, 2015.  

   


 
 
 

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