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Working House Fire with Clayton
Sun, Nov 22, 2020

In the afternoon hours of the above date, Hartly's volunteers were dispatched as the rescue company to assist Station 45 (Clayton) with a working house fire in the Jockey Hollow development. Once crews arrived on location, they initially took the RIT responsibility before being directed inside to conduct overhaul operations on the second floor. Units operated for over an hour before being released by command. Photos courtesy of 43-16.

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First Due House Fire
Sat, Oct 31, 2020

In the early afternoon hours of the above date, Hartly's volunteers were dispatched along with additional fire and EMS resources for a working house fire in the Hidden Acres development. Shortly after dispatch, 51-15 arrived on location and reported a single story, single family dwelling with smoke showing from the charlie side. Once additional units from Hartly, Dover, Marydel, Camden-Wyoming, Saint Francis EMS and KCEMS ALS arrived on scene, the fire was extinguished and held to the exterior of the structure with negative extension. Searches were completed with negative results and the scene was placed under control shortly after the arrival of units. Deputy Chief Read had the Hidden Acres command.

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Rescue Company Assist Cheswold
Sat, Oct 31, 2020

In the early morning hours of Halloween Day, Hartly's volunteers were alerted to assist Station 43 (Cheswold) with a MVC, vehicle vs. structure and entrapment. Once Rescue 51-6 arrived on location, crews assisted crews on scene with further stablization of the vehicle and assisted with packaging the patient. Engine 51-2 also made the response and setup a landing zone for DSP Trooper 4. Once the scene was placed under control, Cheswold command released all 51 units.

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Commercial Vehicle Fire
Mon, Sep 28, 2020

In the early afternoon hours of September 28th, Hartly’s volunteers were dispatched for a commercial vehicle fire IAO of Sudlersville Road and Downs Chapel Road. While units were enroute, Kent Center advised that a POV member from Station 45 (Clayton) was on scene reporting an excavator with the engine compartment on fire. Once 51 units arrived on location, conditions were confirmed and the crews went to work extinguishing the fire and checking for extension to the trailer on which the excavator was secured to. Once the fire was extinguished, the scene was placed under control and turned over to DSP. Deputy Chief Read had the command.

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Head On Collision
Fri, Sep 18, 2020

In the early afternoon hours of September 18th, Hartly’s volunteers were initially dispatched for a MVC in 5100 block of Forrest Avenue. Prior to units going enroute, Kent Center started to received calls reporting a subject trapped and upgraded the call bringing additional resources from the Dover Fire Department, Kent County ALS and BLS from Station 56 (Marydel). Once units arrived on scene, command was established and crews observed a 2 vehicle MVC with negative entrapment. Crews from all agencies went to work stabilizing the vehicles involved and assisting EMS with patient packaging. Once all patient’s were transported, the scene was placed under control and units returned to service with the scene being turned over to DSP.

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Jan: 16 July: 25
Feb: 21 Aug: 23
Mar: 25 Sep: 20
Apr: 15 Oct: 24
May: 15 Nov: 18
Jun: 26 Dec: 2
2020 YTD 230
2019 238
2018 240
2017 226

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Jan: 66 July: 86
Feb: 46 Aug: 80
Mar: 55 Sep: 66
Apr: 39 Oct: 73
May: 63 Nov: 41
Jun: 79 Dec: 3
2020 YTD 697
2019 754
2018 767
2017 670