June 3, 2020 @ 1624 hrs L2 E7 C9 C4 responded to a two alarm structure fire on Kenyon Ave in Wakefield. Crews had one well involved garage with extension to the bravo side exposure, another garage with living space on the second floor. L2 responded with 6, E7 with 3 and E8 remained in [...]
May 27: 2224 hrs. SS4 with the Decon Trailer, R6 and Chief 4 responded with UFD Tanker 24 to Westerly Hospital to decontaminate the Hope Valley HazMat entry team. 10 KFD members and 3 UFD members responded with the decon team. Station 4 remained staffed with 4 members and additional members from UFD. 2 KFD [...]
April 2, 2020: KFD R6, SS4, DECON Trailer, C41, C4 respond to HazMat incident in North Kingstown's Quonset industrial park. UFD Station 9 responded with Tanker 24. SK DECON staged adjacent to Warwick Fire Department HazMat team as they assisted NKFD with containment and mitigation of a large ammonia leak. KFD units remained on scene [...]
March 13 2020 @ 0656 R6, UFD H1, E10 to Kingstown Road at Curtis Corner for 2 car MVA. 1 car on all 4 wheels, no entrapment and 1 car on its side, 1 patient trapped. R6 placed struts, removed the windshield and extricated 1 patient through the windshield. SKEMS transported 2 patients to South [...]
January 4 2020 @ 1235 KFD R6, UFD Hazards 1, Engine 10, SKEMS and SKPD were dispatched to Rt. 1 @ Mooresfield Rd for a motor vehicle accident with entrapment. R6 responded with a crew of 6 and assisted H1 with removing the windshield and flapping the roof, freeing 1 trapped person who had minor [...]
September 21, 2019: Ladder 2 responded with a crew of 6 on the 2nd alarm for a structure fire on Breakwater Road. L2 conducted searches, horizontal and vertical ventilation, laddered 2 sides of the building and conducted overhaul. UFD Engine 18 was the first unit on scene. UFD Firefighters extinguishing hot-spots on Breakwater Road. [...]
July 29, 2019. Engine 9, Ladder 2 respond mutual aid to Richmond for a working school fire. Engine 9 operated hand-lines inside before operations went defensive. Ladder 2 performed searches, opened up the ceiling, performed horizontal ventilation and attempted a trench cut to vertically ventilate. Due to the construction of the roof, L2 was unable [...]
July 11, 2018: Ladder 2, Engine 9, Chief 9 to Briarwood Ln on the 2nd alarm for a working structure fire. L2 members performed vertical and horizontal ventilation and assisted with interior overhaul. Units on scene had heavy fire on the charlie side fed by propane. UFD Engine 22 first on scene.
March 18, 2018: KFD Engine 9, Ladder 2, Chief 9 responded along with Union Fire Department to Blueberry Road in West Kingston for a residential fire alarm activation. On scene units reported heavy smoke from the rear of the house. E9 advanced the first hoseline before being forced to stretch a second due to a [...]
Firefighters from the Kingston & Union Fire Districts as well as other surrounding communities responded to a large house fire on Glenn Rock Road yesterday evening. Crews battled heavy flames and bitterly cold weather. Two people were taken to the hospital. Fire officials are currently investigating the cause of the fire.