Hollywood VFD Responds To House Fire In Prince Frederick
By Past Chief Charles Miedzinski (CP)
September 9, 2023

At approximately 0240 hours Saturday 9 September 2023, Tanker 7 was dispatched for the reported garage fire in the 3100 block of Whispering Drive in Prince Frederick. Tanker 74 responded shortly after dispatch with 5 Volunteers. Units from Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department arrived on the scene to find a two story, single family home, with fire showing from an attached garage. A Working Fire Task Force and Tanker Task Force was requested, adding Engine 73 with 4 Volunteers on the run. Tanker 74 arrived on the scene with the Tanker assisting with water supply and the crew working to relieve interior crews. The crew of Tanker 74 assisted with opening up and hitting hot spots. The assignment was scaled back and Engine 73 was cleared from the call, taking a fill in at St. Leonard VFD Station 7. Tanker 74 operated on the scene for an hour before being released. The Units from Station 7 returned to quarters at 0500 hours.

Photos courtesy of Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department