Dec
11
2015

Building Fire with Haz-Mat in Edgewood

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On December 11th at 7:40 AM, the JMVFC and Abingdon Fire Company (AFC) were alerted for an automatic fire alarm at 2202 Lakeside Boulevard, Edgewood. Additional information received by Harford County 911 indicated that there was an explosion at the building so Chief 4 requested a full first alarm assignment with the Harford County Haz-Mat
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Dec
9
2015

Fatal Crash on I-95 in Joppa

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On December 9, 2015 at 5:09 PM, the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company (JMVFC) was alerted to a motor vehicle collision on north bound I-95, north of exit 74 (SRT-152/Mountain Road), Joppa. Because the 3 JMVFC ambulances were on calls, an ambulance from the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company (KVFC) responded to assist. It is Harford County
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Nov
25
2015

I-95 Holiday Travel + Tour Bus + Jaws of Life = Just Another JMVFC Day

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Just after 5:30 PM, as travelers were traveling the I-95 corridor in the Joppa area, Harford County EOC dispatched a motor vehicle collision with reported entrapment on south bound I-95 between exits 77 & 74 in Joppa. While responding, EOC advised they were receiving numerous calls and that a tour bus was involved. As s
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Nov
25
2015

Kitchen Fire on Thanksgiving Eve

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At 11:44 am, the JMVFC along with engine companies from the Abingdon Fire Company, Aberdeen Proving Ground Fire Department and Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, were sent to the 1900 block of Chipper Drive in Edgewood for a reported house fire. Firefighters arrived with smoke showing from a double wide modular home. An investigation yielded a
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Nov
23
2015

MVC with 1 Trapped; 4 Medics Called in Joppa

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At 6:58 PM, the JMVFC was alerted for a motor vehicle collision at SRT-152/Mountain Road and Singer Road in Joppa. Firefighters arrived and reported multiple patients, one of which was trapped. Additional paramedic units were called, 1 each from the Kingsville VFC and Fallston VFAC. Rescue crews used the Jaws of Life to quickly free
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Nov
23
2015

Multi Agency Response to Woods Fire

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At 11:53 am, the JMVFC and Fallston Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Company (FVFAC) were dispatched to the 800 block of Petem Road, Kingsville, for an outside fire. Firefighters arrived to find a wind driven vegetation fire that was rapidly spreading along Reckord Road. The road was closed and additional resources were requested. All terrain vehicles
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Nov
23
2015

Truck 832 Special Called to Building Fire in Hickory

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Just before 6am on November 23, the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company and surrounding departments were alerted to a building fire at the Harford County Board of Education, 2209 Conowingo Road, Hickory. First arriving units found fire showing from a large warehouse. Due to units not responding, the assignment was filled which brought Truck 832
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Nov
21
2015

JMVFC Trains with Darlington VFC at House Burning; Runs Box while There

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The Darlington Volunteer Fire Company (DVFC) was given the chance to conduct a live fire training exercise at 1229 Boyd Road in Street, Maryland. The DVFC reached out to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company (JMVFC) and other fire companies in Harford County to partake in this unique training opportunity.  The JMVFC took one fire engine
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Nov
20
2015

One Killed in Joppa Crash

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At 5:57 PM, Harford County Emergency Operations dispatched a rescue call for a motor vehicle collision with rescue in front of 704 Old Joppa Road in Joppa. This location falls within the JMVFC border, but because it is close to the borderline, the JMVFC automatically requests a response from the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company
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Nov
19
2015

One Trapped on the Invisible Line

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JMVFC alerted at 6:41 PM for a motor vehicle collision at Hanson Road and Edgewood Road, Edgewood.  JMVFC fire trucks arrived and extricated one person from the vehicle. JMVFC paramedic unit transported the adult male to the Johns Hopkins Bayview Trauma Center with non life threatening injuries.