Monthly Archives: April 2015

Co. 10 Runs Vehicle Accident Requiring Technical Rescue

The scene on the Clara Barton Parkway.

On the evening of April 12th, Company 10 units (including the recently placed-in-service volunteer-staffed Medic 710) ran a vehicle accident requiring the use of technical rescue skills. A vehicle traveling on the Clara Barton Parkway somehow left the road striking a tree, resulting in injuries to the multiple occupants. Due to the nature of the… read more

Brush 710 Out of Service

Brush 710 provides protection at the U.S. Open in 2011

An end to an era has come at Station 10. Brush 710, a Ford Super Duty with custom bed equipped with forest fire equipment, was recently taken out of service. This was a decision made by Montgomery County after evaluating the cost of maintaining a brush unit at station 10 versus how many calls it… read more

Volunteer Staffed Medic 710 Goes In Service!

Recently announced on our Facebook page, Cabin John Park VFD recently improved its service to the community through the use of “Advanced Life Support”. Advanced Life Support requires a specially trained “EMT Paramedic” (All active volunteers are required to be trained as EMT Basics as a minimum) and various specialty equipment and medications that regular… read more