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Calendar Fire EMS Total
2022 417 742 1159
2021 1,050 1,795 2,845
2020 997 1,655 2,652
2014 918 1,487 2,405
2013 975 1,775 2,475
2012 990 1,545 2,645
2011 912 1,489 2,401
2010 918 1,540 2,458
2009 947 1,653 2,600
2008 1,006 1,639 2,645
2007 1,010 1,465 2,475

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No Caption Fatal House Fire

Engineer Brad Saunders, September 27

On September 27th at approximately 6:40 pm, Hughesville Volunteers were alerted to the 1000 block of Suffolk Drive in La Plata for the house fire. Engine 22 made the response. While responding, first arriving units went on the scene with smoke showing and asked for the working fire upgrade bringing additional units to the scene. Units located an individual inside the residence and was removed just ... (Full Story & Photos)

Child Safety Seat Law Changes

Engineer Brad Saunders, September 27

October 1st is fast approaching and HVFD Volunteers would like to inform the public about a change in the laws effecting child safety seats.

As of October 1st, 2022 children under the age of 2 in a motor vehicle must be secured in a rear facing child safety seat until the child reaches the height or weight limit designated by the manufacturer of the child safety seat.

This change will significantly ... (Full Story & Photos)

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House Fire

Engineer Brad Saunders, September 21

On September 21st at approximately 9PM, Hughesville Volunteers were alerted to the 1100 block of Bannister Circle in Waldorf for the house fire. Squad 2 made the response. Waldorf VFD arrived on scene to find a working house fire. Squad 2 arrived a short time later and conducted a secondary search of the residence for victims. After completing the search personnel assisted with salvage and overhaul ... (Full Story)

Collision with Fire

Engineer Brad Saunders, August 05

On August 5th at approximately 5:21 am, Hughesville Volunteers were alerted to Prince Frederick Road in the area of Brandywine Road for the motor vehicle collision. Squad 2 and Paramedic Ambulance 28 made the response. Shortly after responding, Charles County Sheriff’s Office Units arrived on scene to find a U-Haul truck with fire in the engine compartment spreading to the passenger compartment. Squad ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engineer Brad Saunders, August 04

On August 4th at approximately 0526 hours, Hughesville Volunteers were alerted for a stabbing. Engine 24, Paramedic Ambulance 28 and Command 2 responded. Units arrived to find a male patient with multiple injuries after being attacked. Paramedic Ambulance 28 requested a helicopter to transport the victim to an area trauma center.

Engine Tanker 2 responded to the SMECO landing pad and set up a landing ... (Full Story & Photos)


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