Ex-Chief Shawn Madsen/ Photo by Ex-Chief William Walters , July 24
Putnam county 911 dispatched LCFD to a reported wood pile on fire located in the rear of a residence. Under the command of Chief Keher 1731 and 1744 arrived on scene and extinguished the fire. ... (Full Story & Photos)
Ex-Chief Shawn Madsen/ photo by Ex-Chief William Walters, July 23
At 9:08pm Lake Carmel Fire Department was dispatched ifo 101 Route 311 for a subject hit by a vehicle. Fire apparatus, the ambulance, Putnam Medic 4 arrived on scene and under the command of Asst Chief David Churchill the patient was stabilized and transported to a nearby trauma center with severe injuries. The fire apparatus shut down the road to keep the scene safe and assisted Kent Police with ... (Full Story & Photos)
at 10:43 hrs Lake Carmel Fire Dept. was dispatch for a burning odor in the basement. Upon arrival of Asst. Chief Churchill and Capt. Lowndes it was determined that an Oil Burner "Blowback" had occurred, As a result of this the residence had filled up with CO gas to a level above 200 ppm. (An allowable level is that of under 8 ppm. with a residence that has cigarette smokers or wood burning stoves ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Sunday we participated in a Vehicle Fire Drill at our Station 2. The drill consisted of two different evolutions. One of which was a fire in a passenger vehicle and the other in a SUV. The firefighters were instructed about the dangers found in the different vehicle and the safest manner in which to extinguish a fire in them. ANY RESIDENT THAT HAS A VEHICLE THAT THEY WOULD LIKE TO DONATE TO US ... (Full Story & Photos)
Ex-Chief Shawn Madsen; photo by Ex- Chief William Walters, May 12
At 1330hrs Lake Carmel Fire Dept was dispatched to a fire in a garage at 103 Church Hill Rd. Kent Police verified large column of smoke coming from that area. Putnam County 911 re-dispatched Lake Carmel FD as well as mutual aid from Kent FD, Brewster FD and East Fishkill FD was requested.
Asst Chief Dave Churchill arrived and assumed command. The detached garage was fully engulfed in flame and instructions ... (Full Story & Photos)
Reduced to rubble.
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