Emergency Calls

I-795 Vehicle Collision Into Woods

Earlier today, Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company responded to a two vehicle collision on I-795 in Owings Mills.

Engine 312 and Ambulance 315 arrived on scene, along with Medic 19 from Garrison station, and 56 from Franklin station. 

Units on scene discovered two cars involved; a sedan on it’s side on a grassy area off of 795, as well as a coupe damaged on the highway.

Two patients were transported to area hospitals.

Vent Fan Fire on Lower Gate Court

Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company responded to the report of a second floor bathroom fire on Lower Gate Ct in Owings Mills shortly before 6:00 PM tonight.

Truck 313 and Engine 312 arrived and entered the townhouse, which was filled with smoke. Engine 19 from Garrison joined us on scene. Our members quickly located the source of the fire, which was a bathroom ventilation fan. The vent fan was extinguished and removed from the ceiling.

Units checked for fire extension in the attic, and came back negative. The area was ventilated via portable fans to remove any remaining smoke.

Tuesday Early Morning Bathroom Fire

This morning, just after 3:00 AM, OMVFCo responded to a fire reported on the bathroom floor of a townhouse in Owings Mills off of Reisterstown Rd.

The fire started in the dining room light fixture, which had a short, and set the upstairs bathroom floor on fire. The fire was out upon arrival. Crews checked for fire extension and used fans to remove smoke. Owings Mills and E-56 Franklin Station handled the incident.

 

Reisterstown Road Rescue

For the second time in the early hours of September 8th, and within an hour of returning to the station from a previous call, units from OMVFCo along with nearby fire stations, were alerted for a motor vehicle crash involving a single vehicle versus a pole.  Initial reports stated that a vehicle struck a pole, and that someone was trapped inside.

Truck 313 responded with several other units from Garrison, Pikesville, and Randallstown.  One patient was extricated and treated for injuries.

Car Strikes Pole, Vehicle Flips Over on Reisterstown Road

Just after midnight on September 8th, units from Owings Mills VFC, Garrison, and Franklin were alerted for a motor vehicle crash on Reisterstown Road at Pleasant Hill Road.  

Units arrived to find a vehicle flipped on its side and a utility pole sheered in half.  The vehicle's driver had left the scene prior to the arrival of police and the fire department.  

Engine 312 remained on scene for nearly an hour, clearing just after 2am

Garrison Fire on August 28th

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On August 28th just after 10pm, units from OMVFCo, Reisterstown VFC, Garrison, and Randallstown were alerted for a dwelling fire on Hunt Cup Circle in McDonogh Township.  E312 and T313 responded along with other area units.  Crews from OMVFCo assisted with securing utilities, ventilating, throwing ladders, supplying lighting, and finding a secondary water source.

REISTERSTOWN RD & GWYNNBROOK AV RESCUE

Just before 9pm on July 5th, Engine 312, Truck 313 and Medic 315 responded to a motor vehicle collision with entrapment at Reisterstown Road and Gwynnbrook Ave. Crews assisted patients out of the vehicles and provided medical care until additional medic units from Franklin Station and the Reisterstown VFCo arrived to transport the other injured parties to local hospitals. Reisterstown Road reopened after the police investigation. Photo courtesy of Ivan Opher.

Truck 313 Responds to Rescue

Just before 10:30pm last night, Truck 313 responded to the report of a car accident with rescue in the Chestnut Ridge area of Owings Mills.  The 911 caller stated that a vehicle struck a pole and went off the road in the 11600 block of Greenspring Avenue.  The crew of Truck 313 assisted units with removing the patients from the vehicle and with patient care.