Wednesday, August 28, 2013 1246hrs
Just before 1:00pm, units were alerted for Local Box 15-64 for a reported vehicle into a ditch on the inner loop of I-695 between Cove Rd. and North Point Blvd. Engine 263 was in the area doing driver's training and responded. Upon arrival, units discovered a single pick-up truck off the road. All occupants were found to be out of the vehicle and uninjured. Units cleared a short time after.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
North Point - Edgemere Volunteers conducted training to familiarize a new driver with pumping the engines. Members hooked up to a hydrant and used a master stream to practice flowing large volumes of water at high pressure.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 0820hrs
Fire Box 26-8 was alerted for a reported dwelling fire in the 7900 block of Shore Rd off of North Point Rd. Engine 263 responded along with units from the lower third battalion. Engine 9 (Edgemere) and Engine 263 arrived with nothing evident. After entering the dwelling, Engine 9 upgraded to a light haze inside. Engine 263's crew was instructed to search the roof and interior to find the source. After a quick search, a power strip that had overheated and melted was found to be the cause. Crews turned off the breaker, ventilated the structure, and cleared soon after.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 1753hrs
Just before 6:00pm, units were alerted for Rescue Box 6-2 for a reported auto accident with subjects trapped, possibly unconscious. Squad 262 responded, along with Engine 6 (Dundalk) and Truck 15 (Eastview). Engine 6 arrived and reported a working rescue and requested Maryland State Police Aviation for a semi-conscious injured person. Squad 262 arrived and assisted with patient extrication and packaging for transport. Units cleared shortly after.
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