May 21

MFD Drills on Roof Rescues

This past Tueday, May 21st, the firefighters of MFD drilled on rooftop rescue utilizing our ladder truck as a high point to safely remove a patient from a roof. This could be utilized if anyone suffers a medical or trauma emergency on a rooftop in our village and is unable to get to the ground under their own power. MFD …

May 7

Engine to Walden for Oven Fire

At 1313 hours on May 7th, MFD was dispatched for 1 Engine to the scene of a reported oven fire in the Walden Fire District. Due to manpower issues with Walden FD, Coldenham FD was requested to the scene with all equipment. Once on scene, Coldenham command noted a smoke condition coming from the building and requested MFD with an …

April 24

Brush Fire, Mutual Aid 3 Alarm Fire, and Landing Zone Make for a Busy Afternoon

At 1606 on April 24th, MFD was dispatched to a small mulch fire at the Shoprite plaza. Command quickly extinguished this small fire. Then, not even an hour later at 1658, MFD was dispatched mutual aid with one ladder to the scene of a dwelling fire in the Circleville Fire District. T-221 responded under the 2nd alarm call but the …

April 16

MFD Drills in Water Rescue Operations

MFD members drilled on boat operations and water rescue tactics today at the Winding Hills Park main lake. Members brushed up on boating skills and then practiced rescuing individuals from standing water with Marine 1.

April 7

Live Fire Training in Maybrook

Members of the MFD participated in a live fire exercise on April 7th, hosted by the Maybrook FD over the weekend. For this training the old Roadside Inn, which was set to be demolished, was host to various training exercises. Firefighters from Maybrook, Montgomery, Coldenham, Bullville, Pine Bush, Campbell Hall, and Washingtonville participated in numerous room and content fire attacks, …