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Wed. May 27th 2009
At 1956 on May 26 a street alarm was sounded for a house fire in the 2600 block of Kresson Place in Company 39's first due. The first arriving unit reported light smoke showing from a two-story single family home and asked for the working fire dispatch. Units dispatched on the call were Engines 839 ...
Sun. May 24th 2009
At approximately 0200, Company19 was alerted to respond to a flooding condition on Chestnut Ave. in the area of the Old Town Grille. Engine Co.19 arrived to find that a12 inch water main had burst, flooding the area around the Welcome Center and Railroad Museum. They secured the scene and alerte...
Sat. May 23rd 2009
At about 1720 an alarm was sounded for a house fire at 16311 Alderwood Lane. Engine 431 (Bowie-Mitchellville), Chief43A (Bloom), and Engine391 (Bowie-Belair) responded to the call along with Engine181 (Glenn Dale), Engine 46 (Kentland),Truck 20 (Marlboro), as well as Squad & Chief 33 (Kentlan...
Thu. May 21st 2009
At 2155 units were alerted to respond to a motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle in the area of Lanham Severn Rd. and Hillmeade Rd.. Engine 191 (Bowie-Huntington) and Ambulance199 responded on the call along with Medic 30 (Landover Hills). One male victim was transported to a local Trauma ...
Mon. May 18th 2009
Shortly before midnight, units were dispatched to the 2600 block of Felter Lane for a reported house fire. The box alarm brought Engine companies 39, 19, 18, and Arundel 7; Tower 43, Truck 28 and Rescue Squad 33. Engine 391 arrived with a 1-story single family dwelling with heavy fire pushing from t...
Fri. May 15th 2009
Several members from the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department took part in the 2009 Joint Services Open House (Air Show) at Andrews Air Force Base. Bowie VFD members answered questions and gave tours of the apparatus as well as took in the exciting show. Engine 191, Tanker 39 and the Canteen took the tri...
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The Bowie Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc.
6710 Laurel Bowie Rd, Number 990
Bowie, MD 20718
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