Potomac Heights Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad
2017 Incidents
Jan 87
Feb 100
Mar 94
Apr 80
May 99
Jun 98
Jul 95
Aug 78
Sep 101
Oct 75
Nov 81
Total 988

Past Incidents
2016 1108
2015 1226
2014 1253
2013 1248
2012 1176

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Practicing Water Rescues

PHVFD&RS, January 07

On January 4th, members took advantage of the freezing temperatures and practiced ice rescues during drill. Several members put on cold water suits and entered a hole that was made in the middle of a pond. Other members practiced different rescue techniques to save the stranded person. We would like to remind everyone that walking, skating or playing on frozen ponds, lakes, rivers or streams is extremely ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PHVFD&RS, January 01

Please come join us on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 4-9 for some delicious food at Urban Bar-B-Que located at 13 Shining Willow Way, La Plata, MD 20646. 20% of the sales will go directly to our department. Print the attached flyer and present it to the cashier. Thank you for your support!... (Full Story & Photos)

Happy New Year!

PHVFD&RS, January 01

Happy New Year from our family to yours! May your New Year be filled with happiness and prosperity!... (Full Story & Photos)

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PHVFS&RS, December 31

This year our department helped support the Christmas Connection, Adopt-a-Senior program. On Thursday, December 21st, PHVFD&RS delivered three food baskets to local families to be sure that they had a balanced nutritious meal and wouldn't go hungry this holiday season! ... (Full Story & Photos)

Chicamuxen Road Fire

PHVFD&RS, December 30

On December 21st, Rescue Squad 7, Tanker 7 and Chief 7 responded to Chicamuxen Rd. for the house fire. Units arrived on the scene and found a two story home with fire throughout the 2nd floor. Squad 7 reported to the 2nd floor to perform a search which proved to be negative. After a short evacuation, crews regrouped and re-entered the structure to extinguish the fire and perform salvage and overhaul. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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