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Office Building Electrical Fire

Owings Mills Volunteers were alerted to firebox 2-01 for the commercial building fire in Pikesville, July 11th, just before midnight.

Owings Mills Truck 313 laddered side alpha and checked the roof while the crew of OM Engine 312 checked the second division.

It was determined that the source of smoke was from a small electrical appliance. The appliance was removed. Baltimore County T18 and OM T313 ventilated the building. All units cleared without incident.

Friday Night Pedestrian Struck with Flyout - Police Looking for Information

Owings Mills Volunteers were alerted on Friday, June 7, 2019, at 11:10 PM, for a pedestrian struck by two vehicles on Reisterstown Rd near Doll Ave.

Our volunteers arrived on scene to find a patient who had been hit by one vehicle, and then run over by another. The second vehicle continued and left the scene.

Units from all over Baltimore County, including Pikesville and Garrison, were on scene to assist with moving the patient into emergency medical helicopter transport, Trooper 1.

The patient was flown to a local trauma hospital, where they were immediately taken into surgery.

UPDATE 6/9/2019: WBAL is now reporting that the pedestrian, a 21 year old male, later died at Shock Trauma.

If you have any information on this incident, please call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

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Sunday afternoon South Ritters Lane Fire

Shortly after 3:00 PM today, April 28th, Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company Engine 312 was alerted for a fire on South Ritters Lane.

Engine 312 deployed an attack line and performed an interior fire attack after arriving on scene to find smoke showing from all sides and from the eaves of the single story dwelling. A quick knock was made and Engine 19, Medic 19, Engine 2, Engine 56 and Truck 18 assisted with overhaul and ventilation.

Thank you to the Engine 312 crew that quickly responded this afternoon!

Vehicle Rollover at Straw Hat Rd & Reisterstown Rd

Shortly after 10:30 PM last night, Thursday April 4th 2019, Owings Mills was alerted to a motor vehicle collision with unknown injuries at the intersection of Straw Hat Rd and Reisterstown Rd. Owings Mills Engine 312 and Ambulance 315 arrived to find a red hatchback on its roof.

After evaluating patients, OMVFCo was able to determine that there weren’t any injuries on scene requiring transport.

Car Crash Into Home in New Town

Just before 2:30 PM on Friday, March 8th, 2019, Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company Engine 312 was alerted to the report of a car crash into a building in the New Town area of Owings Mills.

Engine 312 arrived to find the scene with no injuries - only property damage. County Engineer, Medic 2, EMS 5, and Battalion Chief 22 were on scene working to asses the situation.

Fitzharding Lane Townhouse Fire

Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company Engine 312 responded to the report of a house fire on the 9300 block of Fitzharding Ln in Owings Mills, on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. The fire started on the first floor of the middle-of-group townhome, and extended to the second floor.

Crews from Baltimore County Stations: 19, 32, 56, 18, and 14 responded. OMVFCo Engine 312 crew knocked the fire on the second floor with a quickly deployed handline, while Engine 19 knocked the fire on the first floor.

Photos are courtesy of Jason Broth from Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company (Station 32).

Franklin High School JROTC Fire Skill Training Session

Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company was invited to Franklin High School MC JROTC to show fire suppression equipment and firefighting skills. The class was held yesterday, Friday the 15th.

Two former JROTC cadets who were alumni from Franklin High School, now members of Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company, led the skill training session.

Thank you for having us!

OMFCo Donation Presentation by T. Rowe Price

Page Seville of T. Rowe Price’s office of Corporate Social Responsibility visited us at our meeting on January 28, 2019 with a generous donation on behalf of the T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.

T. Rowe Price’s office of Corporate Social Responsibility arranged for a contribution to all of the volunteer fire companies in Baltimore County.

We were happy to welcome Page to our meeting to present, as she has direct connections to Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company, with her father and grandfather having both been members.

T. Rowe Price is the largest employer in the Baltimore County and wanted to give back to those who volunteer their time in the county.

Thank you to T. Rowe Price and Page Seville for supporting Owings Mills and the Baltimore County fire service.

Page Seville of T. Rowe Price with President Dale Bollinger

Page Seville of T. Rowe Price with President Dale Bollinger

OMVFCo Christmas Tree Sales Start This Weekend

The volunteers of the OMVFCo will be starting Christmas Tree Sales this weekend.  More information can be found on our Events Page.

The Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Company is selling Christmas Trees once again this holiday season. Trees range from $40 and up. Douglas and Frazier firs are both available. Trees will be sold from 10 AM to 9 PM daily with free delivery available. Please help support your local volunteer fire company by buying a tree from OMVFCo this year! Visit www.omfire.org or call 410-363-1933 for more information.

Two Vehicle Collision on Gwynnbrook Ave & Electric Pole Struck

Owings Mills Engine 312 and Ambulance 315 responded to a motor vehicle collision today just before 12:30pm on Gwynnbrook Avenue. Two vehicles were involved.

One vehicle, a pickup truck, was found off of the roadway and had struck a BGE pole. Engine 56 and Medic 56 from the Baltimore County Franklin station responded along with Owings Mills. Two patients were transported, with one to trauma.