NEWS & EVENTS

January 25

MFD Runs Two Serious MVA’s, One with Driver Trapped

Saturday’s snowstorm brought with it a busy day for Montgomery firefighters. Throughout the day, MFD responded to 6 emergency calls ranging from automatic fire alarms, motor vehicle accidents, to a carbon monoxide alarm. During the height of the storm, MFD handled two serious motor vehicle accidents, the first occurring at 1257 hours on Beaver Dam Road. MFD was dispatched to …

January 4

Ladder to Maybrook for a 1 Alarm Structure Fire

At 0437 hours on January 4th, MFD was dispatched under mutual aid to the Maybrook Fire District for one truck to the scene of a reported basement fire on Homestead Ave. Car 2 (Hank) and Truck 221 arrived and assisted Maybrook FD with searching for hot spots, overhauling, and preforming secondary searches.

December 8

MFD Welcomes Santa to Town!

On December 8th, members from the Montgomery FD, along with Coldenham FD, hung a large American flag over the railroad tracks in the Village of Montgomery near Clinton Street to welcome Santa to town on his Toys for Tots train. Santa arrived on the train along with the U.S. Marines tasked with collecting the new and unwrapped donated toys for …

December 2

Rescue to Maybrook for Structure Collapse

At 1241 on December 2nd, MFD was dispatched for one rescue with manpower to the scene of a structure collapse in the Maybrook Fire District. Upon arrival, Montgomery Rescue 222 and Car 1 (Pressler) went straight to work. Crews unloaded airbags and vehicle stabilization struts, along with various wood cribbing to begin assisting Maybrook stabilizing the structure. Various airbags, struts, …

October 25

Rescue Handles 1 Vehicle Crash on Albany Post

At 0739 on October 25th, MFD was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Albany Post Road with unknown injuries. Rescue 222 arrived and assisted EMS with patient packaging and disconnected the batteries before returning to service.    

October 24

Rescue to Pine Bush for 2 Alarm Structure Fire

At 1549 on October 24th, MFD was dispatched under mutual aid to the Pine Bush Fire District for one rescue to the scene of a working fire with manpower. MFD crews quickly arrived and assisted PBFD with overhaul and mopping up small brush fires in the area.