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Firehouse Addition & Renovation

LVFC recently awarded The Mullan Contracting Company as the general contracting firm for the $4.2 million firehouse addition and renovation project which consists of an 11,000 square foot addition, as well as a significant physical plant improvement and upgrade to the existing firehouse. Click Here for project information and a link to the groundbreaking invitation, official press release, and progress/photo updates.

 
RECENT STORIES

Multiple Vehicles on Fire in Parking Lot in Timonium: Local Box 17-22


April 05, 2014 - At approximately 2:50pm, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a vehicle fire in the parking lot of Grace Church Park on Deereco Road in Timonium. Engine 302 immediately responded and while en route, Engine 17 (Texas) arrived to find three vehicles fully involved. Engine 302 arrived shortly thereafter and assisted Engine 17 with extinguishing the multiple vehicle fires. Crews remained on scene for approximately 30 minutes.

Overturned Vehicle on Beltway Exit Ramp Traps One in Hampton: Rescue Box 29-60


April 02, 2014 - At approximately 3:50pm, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a motor vehicle accident with rescue on the ramp from the inner loop of Interstate 695 to Loch Raven Boulevard in Hampton. Squad 303 immediately responded and while en route, first arriving units from Station 11 (Hillendale) arrived to find one vehicle overturned in the woods with one patient trapped. Squad 303 arrived moments later and immediately assumed rescue operations with Truck 297. In order to extricate the patient, Squad 303's crew removed the driver side doors and post. The patient was then packaged and transported to a local hospital for evaluation. Crews remained on scene for approximately 30 minutes.

Overturned Dump Truck on Charles Street in Towson: Rescue Box 01-02


April 01, 2014 - At approximately 10:25am, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a motor vehicle accident with rescue at the intersection of Towsontown Boulevard and North Charles Street in Towson. Squad 303 immediately responded and while en route, first arriving units from Station 1 (Towson) arrived to find a dump truck overturned with its load spilled onto the roadway. Squad 303 arrived moments later and assisted Truck 1 with extricating the patient. Hazmat units from Station 14 (Brooklandville) and the Maryland Department of the Environment also responded to the scene as the dump truck saddle tanks were leaking diesel fuel. Crews remained on scene for approximately 45 minutes.

Overturned SUV Traps One on Beltway in Hampton: Rescue Box 29-62


March 30, 2014 - At approximately 8:30am, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a motor vehicle accident with rescue on the inner loop of Interstate 695 between Loch Raven Boulevard and Perring Parkway in Hampton. Squad 303 immediately responded and while en route, first arriving units from Station 29 (Providence) arrived to find one vehicle overturned on its roof with one person trapped. Squad 303's crew arrived shortly thereafter and assumed rescue operations with Truck 297. In order to extricate the patient, crews removed the driver side doors and post. The patient was then packaged and transported to a local hospital for evaluation. Crews remained on scene for approximately 30 minutes.

Fatal Accident Involving an Overturned Tractor Trailer on I83 in Cockeysville: Heavy Rescue Box 44-85


March 25, 2014 - At approximately 5:50pm, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a motor vehicle accident with rescue on the exit ramp from Interstate 83 South to Shawan Road in Cockeysville. Squad 303 immediately responded and while en route, first arriving units arrived to find an overturned tractor-trailer with one patient heavily entrapped. Squad 303 arrived shortly thereafter and immediately joined crews in stabilizing the vehicle. Crews then worked aggressively for an extended period of time to gain access to and extricate the patient, however due to the severity of the collision the patient had succumbed to their injuries. Hazmat units from Station 14 (Brooklandville) and the Maryland Department of the Environment also responded to the scene as the tractor-trailers saddle tanks were leaking diesel fuel. Crews remained on scene for approximately four hours.

LVFC Holds Groundbreaking Event for New Firehouse Addition & Renovation


March 15, 2014 - LVFC hosted a traditional groundbreaking ceremony at Station 30 to kick-off construction activities for our new firehouse addition and renovation project. Attendees included our volunteer membership, community members, benefactors, elected officials, and senior officers of the Baltimore County Fire Department and surrounding fire companies.

Transfer to Station 15 (Eastview) Due to 3-Alarm Building Fire in Dundalk


March 15, 2014 - At approximately 7:30pm, a crew from Station 30 transferred to Baltimore County Station 15 (Eastview) due to a 3-alarm building fire on Graves Court in Dundalk. While at Station 15, Engine 307's crew ran several calls including a motor vehicle accident with injuries and a first-due building fire at Eastpoint Mall. Engine 307's crew filled in at Station 15 for approximately 4 hours, along with Truck 8 (Fullerton). During this time, all equipment at Station 30 in Lutherville remained fully staffed by our volunteers.

Garbage Truck Fire on Interstate 83 in Timonium: Local Box 17-80


March 15, 2014 - At approximately 3:30pm, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a vehicle fire on the ramp from northbound Interstate 83 to Padonia Road in Timonium. Engine 302 immediately responded and arrived minutes later to find a garbage truck on fire. The crew from Engine 302, with assistance from Engine 17 (Texas) and Engine 101 (Towson), quickly extinguished the fire, which was primarily contained to the cab of the vehicle. Crews remained on scene for approximately 40 minutes.

House Fire off of Paper Mill Road in Jacksonville: Fire Box 47-15


March 15, 2014 - At approximately 12:30pm, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a dwelling fire on Fairview View Court off of Paper Mill Road in Jacksonville. Engine 302 immediately responded and while en route, first arriving units from Station 47 (Jacksonville) arrived to find a two story dwelling with fire showing from an attached garage with extension to the second floor. Engine 302 arrived shortly thereafter and assisted with extinguishment efforts on the second floor. Engine 302's crew also assisted water supply by shuttling water to the incident, as it was located in a non-hydrant district. Crews remained on scene for approximately 3 hours.

Vehicle into Rear of Tractor Trailer on I-695 in Parkville: Rescue Box 10-63


March 02, 2014 - At approximately 6:05am, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a motor vehicle accident with rescue on the inner loop of Interstate 695 between Loch Raven Boulevard and Perring Parkway in Parkville. Squad 303 immediately responded and while en route, first arriving units from Station 29 (Providence) arrived to find a vehicle wedged underneath the rear of a tractor trailer with one patient heavily trapped. As the engine compartment of the vehicle was on fire, Station 29's crew quickly extinguished the fire and began patient assessment. Due to the severity of the collision, the patient was pronounced dead upon fire department arrival. Squad 303's crew assisted with vehicle stabilization / removal and extrication of the victim from the wreckage. Crews remained on scene for approximately two hours.