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Suburban chiefs call move by DC Dep. Mayor Quander a life safety issueRead More »
Joker's Jinx came to sudden halt, stranding 24 peopleRead More »
Expected showdown this morning did not occur.Read More »
UPDATED: Trouble in Prince George’s County, MD. Chief & Morningside VFD in battle over ambulance. Morningside tells its story.
Morningside VFD tells PG chief that Ambulance 827 will no longer be authorized on its property as of August 19.Read More »
Fire chief reports no hazardous materials involved.Read More »
PGFD/West Lanham Hills VFD Lt. Ryan Emmons leaves hospital after arm reattached. Injured in Beltway crash of pumper almost a month ago.
Lt. Emmons was injured on January 30th when the pumper he was riding in was hit by a tractor trailer.Read More »
Maryland’s PGFD announces staffing reorganization. Career firefighters removed from four fire stations & redeployed.
Branchville VFD held press conference a month ago critical of the plan that leaves its firehouse and three others staffed with volunteers only 24/7.Read More »
PGFD Beltway crash update: West Lanham Hills VFD Chief John Alter disputes police account of how collision occurred. Says no U-turn at I-95/495 emergency turn-around.
Chief Alter says he wants record set straight. Also, updates condition on Lt. Ryan Emmons whose arm was reattached.Read More »
UPDATED: PGFD/West Lanham Hills VFD Lt. Ryan Emmons went back into surgery Wednesday night after arm reattached. New details from surgeon & police after Beltway crash.
PGPD says preliminarily "we believe the tractor trailer was the favored driver" as pumper made u-turn leaving crash scene on Beltway.Read More »