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On Sunday October 4. 2020 at 0802 hours Box Alarm 10-01 was sounded for the reported house fire in the first block of Meadow Ln on the East side of Thurmont. At 0804 Thurmont Police arrived on scene a...
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On Monday March 2, 2020 at approximately 1515 hours box alarm 10-08 was struck for reported smoke coming from a house in the 13200 blk Catoctin Furnace Rd. A citizen driving by noticed the smoke and d...
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At 0942hrs on Friday March 22, 2019 Rescue Box 6-20 was sounded for a Bus Accident on Route 15 at Creamery Rd. Rescue Squad 10 responded mutual aide as the second squad on the assignment. A69 (Emmits...
Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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At approximately 0900hrs on Wednesday December 13, 2017 box 10-01 was alerted for a house fire with subjects reported trapped on the roof on Lombard Street in Thurmont. Prior to leaving the station Me...
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Working House Fire with Entrapment
Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

At approximately 0900hrs on Wednesday December 13, 2017 box 10-01 was alerted for a house fire with subjects reported trapped on the roof on Lombard Street in Thurmont. Prior to leaving the station Medic 30 (Frederick County Advanced Life Support) advised that it was going to be a working fire, that he had heavy smoke showing from the station. Engine 102 along with the Chief responded moments later. Engine 102 arrived on the scene reporting a 2 story single family home with fire on the 1st floor on the alpha side. Crews on E102 advanced an 1" 3/4 line to the front door. Engine Tanker 104 arrived on scene a few seconds later and the crew advanced a second line off of Engine 102 and positioned at the front door as back up while the fire crew was inside fighting the fire. When Engine 102 arrived on the scene there were no occupants on the roof as originally dispatched. Prior to the crews entering the structure Chief 10 was advised by a bystander that all of the occupants made it off of the roof and were safe and accounted for across the street at a mechanic shop.

After the fire was extinguished it was later determined that a employee from Gateway Automotive across the street, heard two females yelling for help and when they looked outside they saw the house was on fire and the 2 occupants trapped on the first floor porch roof. The employee from the mechanic shop ran and got a ladder and then assisted the two occupants off the roof and to safety.

Mutual Aid assistance was provided by the following companies: Emmitsburg, Lewistown, Rocky Ridge, Woodsboro, Walkersville, Thurmont Ambulance, Libertytown, and Smithsburg EMS

The Frederick County Department of Fire and Rescue Services Fire Marshalls office determined the cause to be a bad electrical outlet in the floor in the living room. The structure was deemed inhabitable and the occupants were being assisted with family members in the area.

Working House Fire with Entrapment
Working House Fire with Entrapment
Working House Fire with Entrapment
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9 entries in the Call history
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On Sunday October 4. 2020 at 0802 hours Box Alarm 10-01 was sounded for the reported house fire in the first block of Meadow Ln on the East side of Thurmont. At 0804 Thurmont Police arrived on scene and reported a working fire.
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On Monday March 2, 2020 at approximately 1515 hours box alarm 10-08 was struck for reported smoke coming from a house in the 13200 blk Catoctin Furnace Rd. A citizen driving by noticed the smoke and dialed 911.At 1522 first arriving Amublance 307 (Thurmont Community Ambulance) arrived on scene to fi...
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At 0942hrs on Friday March 22, 2019 Rescue Box 6-20 was sounded for a Bus Accident on Route 15 at Creamery Rd. Rescue Squad 10 responded mutual aide as the second squad on the assignment. A69 (Emmitsburg) arrived first to find 3 vehicles involved; a Charter Bus, Passenger Car and a Propane Truck.
Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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At approximately 0900hrs on Wednesday December 13, 2017 box 10-01 was alerted for a house fire with subjects reported trapped on the roof on Lombard Street in Thurmont. Prior to leaving the station Medic 30 (Frederick County Advanced Life Support) advised that it was going to be a working fire, that...
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At 0234hrs on October 2nd 2017, Rescue Squad 10, Engine 102, Ambulance 308 (Thurmont Community Ambulance Service), and Medic 30 (Frederick County Advanced Life Support) were dispatched to a Tractor Trailer Rollover on Route 15Northbound in the area of Route 550.
Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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At 0055hrs on September 10, 2017, Rescue squad 10, Engine 102, Ambulance 308 (Thurmont Community Ambulance Service), Medic 30 (Frederick County Advanced Life Support), EMS901 (Frederick County Advanced Life Support Supervisor) were dispatched for a vehicle accident with reported entrapment in the ar...
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At 2347hrs on Sunday May 7, 2017 Ambulance 307 (Thurmont Community Ambulance), Medic 30 (Frederick County Advanced Life Support), Rescue Squad 10, and Engine 101 were dispatched to Route 15 South in the area of the 31 Mile marker for a report tractor trailer roll over.
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On Friday May 5th 2017 heavy rain fell across the area and caused multiple water rescues in the northern end of Frederick County. At 1126hours Ambulance 309, Ambulance 308 (Thurmont Community Ambulance), Medic 30 ( Frederick County Advanced Life Support), Engine 183 (Graceham Volunteer Fire Company)...
Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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On Tuesday December 13, 2016 at approximately 2016 hours, Rescue Squad 10, Engine 102, Ambulance 309 (Thurmont Community Ambulance), Medic 30 ( Frederick County Advanced Life Support), and EMS901 (Frederick County DFRS EMS Supervisor) were dispatched for a reported vehicle accident with entrapment i...
9 entries in the Call history

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