Mar
2
2015

Busy weekend for the JVFC

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The JVFC had a busy weekend with two of their major fundraisers and icy mess during Sundays BINGO. Crews gave countless hours of hard work and time not only working the fundraisers but running calls. JVFC membership is one of the best in the county with a strong sense of PRIDE and DEDICATION. 3/1 0236hrs
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Mar
2
2015

Thank You

Found this gem at Bingo on Sunday. Throw back bingo bag from the 80's.
The JVFC would like to thank all of you that came out this weekend to support the JVFC. Without you all the JVFC wouldn’t be possible. The 20 House held their semi annual Gun Raffle and Bingo this weekend and despite the bad weather we had a great turnout for both. These two events are
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Feb
22
2015

Help Us Clean Around Your Fire Hydrants

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With all the snow fall recently and the groundhog giving us 6 more weeks of winter the JVFC is asking for your help…If you have a fire hydrant in front of or near your hose please help us help you by clearing the snow 3ft all the way around the hydrant. Also with Jefferson being
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Feb
11
2015

Rescue, Ambulance and Medic on Rescue Box 7-8

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Around 0720 Pre alert for Rescue Box 7-8 was sounded. Units were dispatched for a bus accident on Old Middletown Rd in the area of Colebrook Ln. While enroute ECC advised they had a bus head on with and SUV with a possible trauma code in the SUV. Chief 7 advised roads were icy to
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Feb
4
2015

Brush Fire Impinging on Homes

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Around 1430 hrs Co. 20 and 3 were alerted for a brush fire on Rt 340 in the area of Mt Zion Rd. Engine 201, Engine Tanker 204, Brush 205, Engine 31 and Brush 35 responded. After finding the fire it was better to access the fire from Rt 180 and Elmer Der. E31 went
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Jan
30
2015

New Scott Pack Training

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On Friday Jan. 30th at 1900hrs members from Co. 20 and surrounding companies attend the mandatory Scott Pack training. Frederick County purchased 600 Scott 5.5 SCBA’s, new AV3000HT face pieces and the new Scott 5.5 RIT Bags at a cost of 4.2 million dollars. These upgrades give firefighters more time to get out when the
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Jan
20
2015

Rescue Squad to Brunswick for a HAZMAT

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Rescue Squad 20 was alerted to assist Brunswick units with unknown substance in a creek on Canal Road near the water treatment plant. Rescue Engine 52 was on scene with Command confirming unknown substance in the creek. Crews began building a dam to isolate the substance. Rescue Squad 20 and the Chief arrived on scene
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Jan
12
2015

A Year in Review

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A JVFC20 production reflecting on hard work accomplished together as a team in 2014. Thanks to all memebers who allowed for a successful year, and endless hours of hard work donated to better the company. Also special thanks to Trevor James photography for allowing access to photos that he took on incidents of Jefferson Volunteer
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Jan
12
2015

Freezing Rain creates havoc on RT340EB around the 11MM

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Around 23:30 A209, RS20, E201, A38, and E31 were dispatched for a vehicle accident reported tractor trailer jackknifed. A209 arrived on location and reported a two car vehicle accident with multiple vehicles off the road way at RT340EB just past the 11MM. RS20 arrived on scene and established command and requested a tac channel for
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Jan
3
2015

Freezing Rain Makes For A Busy Day

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The day started around 0522 hours with a vehicle accident with rollover on Route 340wb at Gene Hemp Road. Ambulance 209, Medic 20, Rescue Squad 20, Engine 201 were the west bound assignment while Company 19 and 5 were the east bound assignment. A209 went on scene with single vehicle on its side all occupants
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