Edgecomb Fire Department August report

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 2:15pm

Please plan to join the members of the Edgecomb Fire Department for our pancake breakfast. It will be held at the Edgecomb Fire Station on Saturday, Sept. 18. We will be serving breakfast, consisting of pancakes, bacon, orange juice, and coffee from 7 to 11 a.m. Donations requested.

We would like to extend our thanks to all those who joined us for our second annual Fish Fry on Aug. 14. The turnout was excellent and we really enjoyed the opportunity to meet with so many members of the community. We would like to also thank Colby & Gale for donating propane for the fish fry and Mill Cove Lobster Pound, who were extremely helpful in securing the fish.

Aug. 1 6:31 p.m. Wildcat Creek in Boothbay, paged for MVA, canceled.

Aug. 2 10:56 a.m. Deckhouse Road, paged for fire alarm. Advised en route by dispatch that it was a false alarm.

Aug. 4 5:42 p.m. River Road, paged for CO alarm. Have had problems with chimney in past. Zero readings throughout residence. Resident requested that we turn off boiler; she was going to contact landlord.

Aug. 5 5:48 a.m. Dodge Road, paged for burning tree on power line. Power went out in area, tree not burning; on primary. Called in pole number, no ETA from CMP. Road passable, set out cones for low limb.

Aug. 5 7:41 a.m. Route 27, Medical.

Aug. 5 7:10 p.m. Dodge Road, called by citizen. Tree from earlier in day had been cut by CMP, with 3 feet sticking into roadway. Cut tree back and cleared roadway.

Aug. 7 11:18 a.m. River Road, paged for CO alarm. Heating system scheduled to be checked. Zero readings throughout the residence.

Aug. 8 6:33 a.m. Cross Point Road, Medical. Provided lift assist.

Aug. 10 4:05 p.m. Route 1 at Station Road, two-vehicle MVA, PD only. Provided traffic control.

Aug. 17 6:42 p.m. River Road, Medical. Provided lift assist.

Aug. 20 12:56 p.m. Route 27 at Mason Road, two-vehicle MVA, PD only. Set up 1 lane traffic around scene.

Aug. 22 10:48 a.m. Cross Road, two-vehicle MVA, minor PD.

Aug. 25 3:44 p.m. Cross Road, Medical.

Aug. 26 4:01 p.m. Route 27, two-vehicle MVA. Car vs. wrecker. Provided traffic control, car was towed.

Aug. 28 5:16 p.m. Route 1 at Cross Road, two-vehicle MVA, PD only.

Aug. 29 2:18 p.m., Route 1, two-vehicle MVA, PD only.

Aug. 31 4:30 p.m. Route 1 at Pioneer Motel, one-vehicle MVA. Provided traffic control.

MVA=Motor vehicle accident

PD=Property damage