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NIH Fire Department Local F-271

PO Box 341832
Bethesda, MD 20827




Tower 751 runs as RID Truck on house fire
Saturday, July 15, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to 10309 Logan Drive as the RID truck for the house fire.

Heavy Equipment Rollover on campus
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 
NIH FD was alerted for the Front End loader that over turned while working on campus. Crews arrived on scene to find the operator had self extricated and was not injured.

AT751 and E720 Ladder Pipe Training
Sunday, July 9, 2017 
Crews from the NIH FD along with MoCo E720 took advantage of a nice Sunday for some training on Ladder Pipe Operations and Engine Supply Ops.

Hazmat 751 runs spill on I495
Monday, July 3, 2017 
Hazmat 751 responded to the Inner Loop of I495 for the overturned tractor trailer with a large fluid spill. Crews arrived on scene and assisted PE707 with placing addition absorbent down once the leak was stopped.

Apparatus Show and Tell at the Davis Library
Saturday, May 20, 2017 
NIH FD brought out AT751 to the Davis Library for a community show and tell event.

NIH Daycare Visits The Fire House
Thursday, May 18, 2017 
Children from the NIH Campus Daycare stopped by the fire house today to learn about fire safety and what to do during emergencies. This is one of many groups that will visit us throughout the year.

Tower Runs As 2nd Due Ladder On House Fire
Sunday, April 30, 2017 
Tower 751 runs as 2nd due ladder to 7105 Arran Place in Co10s area for the working house fire. Tower took position on side alpha. C010 units had a basement fire. AT751s Crew reported to division one and performed a search also checking for extension. Fire was placed under control and units released by command.

AC D'Ambrosio Retires
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 
Asst. Chief Joe D'Ambrosio retires after 27 years of government service. NIH Local F-271 would like to wish him many years of happy retirement!!

Car Fire on Beltway
Sunday, April 2, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to the OL495 between Old Georgetown Rd and Bradley Blvd for the car on fire. Tower worked as a blocking unit to protect the attack crew from moving traffic.

Tower Runs House Fire
Saturday, April 1, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to 8910 Bradley Blvd as the 2nd due ladder for the house fire. Crews operated on division two checking for extension and performing overhaul.

HazMat at Navy Med
Monday, March 27, 2017 
HazMat 751 was requested to the Navy Med campus to assist on the Hazmat spill. HM751 crew worked as the recon group. Crew found a small spill of Albumin Human 5%. Crews worked to clean up the spill and return the area over to staff.

Basement Fire Broad Brook Ct
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to 4817 Broad Brook Ct for the house fire. E720 arrived on scene reporting light smoke showing. Crews found a small basement fire. AT751 crew completed the primary search of the basement. AT751 opened up then overhauled the basement ceiling and walls.

Tower Runs House Explosion
Friday, March 17, 2017 
AT751 was alerted on the Task Force for the house that exploded with multiple exposures. AT751s crew assisted in metering exposures to check for additional gas leaks in the area.

Trauma Patient on Campus
Saturday, March 11, 2017 
A751 and E751 responded on campus for the fall patient. Initial information was a reported fall from 10 feet. Upon arrival units learned the patient had fallen approx. 20ft and was unconscious. E751 requested ALS, M750 responded. Patient transported Priority 1.

Ambulance runs crash in Bethesda
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 
Ambulance 751 responded to the area of 7800 Old Georgetown Rd for the auto crash. Units AOS locating a 2 vehicle accident with injuries.

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