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NIH Fire Department Local F-271

PO Box 341832
Bethesda, MD 20827

301.496.2372

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localf271@gmail.com

 
 
 

AT751 Runs as RID on the House Fire
Saturday, November 26, 2016 
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AT751 was alerted with the RID dispatch for the House fire at 3817 Woodbine ST. (Chevy Chase) area. Tower Crew made up the RID group and then assisted with overhaul.

 
   
   
Beltway Rollover with Fuel Spill
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 
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HazMat 751 was requested to respond to the rollover accident on the OL495 in the area of the American Legion Bridge. HM751 AOS and assisted with containing the diesel fuel leak coming from the overturned tractor trailer.

 
   
   
High Rise Building Fire
   
Monday, November 21, 2016 
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AT751 responded to 4801 Fairmont Ave (Bethesda Area) for the reported apartment fire. Crews investigated and found a (Fire Out) on a balcony.

 
High Angle Rescue Training
Saturday, November 19, 2016 
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Shift on duty today trained on the Arizona Vortex Tripod. Lowering and raising patients and rescuers over the side of a building.

 
   
   
Crash With Entrapment
Friday, November 4, 2016 
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A751 responded to NB270 prior to Old Georgetown Road. Units AOS to find a vehicle had struck a parked car on the shoulder. One occupant was entrapped. RS741 performed the extrication. One occupant transported to the hospital.

 
   
   
Pub Ed on Campus
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 
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The guys went out this morning to meet the wonderful kids at the NIH Day Care Center (Building 64)

 
   
   
Car into a Pole
Saturday, October 15, 2016 
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Tower 751 responded for the auto accident in the area of 5715 Huntington Pkwy. Units arrived on scene to find a single vehicle into an electric pole. No injuries reported. Scene Turned over to MCPD. OIC: Capt Gilroy Dr: Tech Angus RT: Tech Brady LT: MFF Pyles

 
   
   
Strategic Planning Retreat
   
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 
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This week members of the NIH FD attended an in house Strategic Planning Retreat hosted by CPSE (Center for Public Safety Excellence) The guys worked in groups to layout the foundation for our 5 year plan.

 
2 Alarm House Fire
Sunday, October 9, 2016 
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Tower 751 was dispatched to 11801 Danville Dr. as the 2nd due truck for the house fire. Units arrived on scene with fire showing and reports of possible people trapped on the 2nd floor. Tower 751 split into two crews. The unit officer and bar man reported to division 2 to begin searching for the trapped victims. The driver and outside vent man threw ladders and entered the structure through a 2nd floor window to assist in the search. Command was advised that all occupants were out of the house and safe at the neighbors residence. At this point all operations were moved to defensive. Tower 751s crew continued to assist with providing lighting and transitioned into the extensive overhaul phase. Tower 751 Crew: Captain Fowler MFF Trengo Tech Woodburn MFF Leahey

 
   
   
NIH FD Attends Bethesda Chevy Chase Open House
Saturday, October 1, 2016 
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Tower 751 and Hazmat 751 attended the annual open house for local Bethesda Chevy Chase Rescue Squad.

 
   
   
Fire on Campus
Thursday, September 29, 2016 
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At 05:23 hours station 51 was alerted for an automatic fire alarm in Building 28A on the NIH Campus. Engine 751, Tower 751 and C751D (Blair) responded. Units arrived on scene to find smoke showing in the Hallway. C751D Had command. A751 responded for manpower. Crews forced entry and the attack crew encountered room and contents on fire with a smoke condition. C751 arrived on scene. Crews extinguished the fire, checked for extension and ventilation was completed. Scene was turned over to the NIH Fire Marshalls for investigation.

 
   
   
Crash On the Beltway
   
Thursday, September 29, 2016 
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Around 00:50 hours, A751 and AT751 responded to the OL495 between Old Georgetown Rd and Bradley Blvd for the auto accident. Both Crews assisted with patient care while Tower 751 also functioned as a blocking unit.

 
Small Motor Fire on Campus
   
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 
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Station 51 responded to building 50 on the NIH Campus for reported smoke in a room. Crews investigated to find a vacuum pump motor had caught fire causing a smoke condition. C751D (Blair) had command.

 
PINK SHIRTS ARE IN!!
Monday, September 26, 2016 
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NIH FD Local 271 Pink Breast Cancer Awareness shirts are in. For Sale $15. Pink or Black in Color. Stop by the station or call the fire house to get yours 301-496-2372

 
   
   
Hazmat Spill at Navy Med
   
Monday, August 15, 2016 
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Hazmat 751 responded to 8901 Rockville Pike (Navy Med Base) for a chemical spill. Units arrived on scene to be updated by E750 who had a 1/2 gallon of Potassium Chloride spilled. Hazmat 751 crew contained the product and then cleaned up the product and area.

 
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