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2019 Call Stats
Fire EMS Total
Jan 26 32 58
Feb 22 47 69
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 48 79 127

2019 Training Hours
Jan 97
Feb 328
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 425

2018 Call Stats
Fire EMS Total
Jan 30 36 66
Feb 20 36 56
Mar 43 35 78
April 29 35 64
May 25 46 71
June 46 57 103
July 39 56 95
Aug 40 56 96
Sept 30 52 82
Oct 34 34 68
Nov 36 27 63
Dec 31 26 57
Total 403 496 899

2018 Training Hours
Jan 159
Feb 115
Mar 92
Apr 180
May 193
Jun 266
Jul 144
Aug 216
Sep 101
Oct 90
Nov 144
Dec 57
Total 1757

Past Call Stats
2017 744
2016 921
2015 796
2014 684
2013 579
2012 450
2011 289
2010 369

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DCFD Responds to Chimney Fire on Shore Road

Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, February 17

On a very busy morning, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to a Chimney fire on Shore Road. The fire was extinguished and debris was removed. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption DCFD Responds to MVA

Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, February 17

This morning, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to a report of a truck in a ditch. Upon arrival, they found a truck had crashed down an embankment on Route One at Haversham Corner, with the injured driver still in the vehicle. Heavy brush was removed to make it easier to extricate the victim. The victim was packaged and transported by Westerly Ambulance, and taken to a LifeStar landing ... (Full Story & Photos)

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DCFD Responds to House Fire on Sacco Drive

Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, February 14

Around 5:15 AM, on Thursday, February 14th, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Sacco Drive. Primary and secondary searches were conducted, but no occupants were in the house. Ashaway and Westerly Fire Departments responded to the scene as mutual aid. The Watch Hill, Misquamicut, and Charlestown Fire Departments provided station coverage. Westerly Ambulance stood ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption DCFD Responds to MVA on Route One in Charlestown

Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, February 12

During Tuesday’s snowfall, the Dunn’s Corners Fire Department responded to a vehicle rollover on US Route 1. Charlestown Rescue and Charlestown PD also responded for assistance.

As a reminder, PLEASE use caution operating during snowy/icy conditions.
... (Full Story & Photos)

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Text-to-911 Now Available in Rhode Island

Lieutenant / Training Officer Jeffrey Thomas, February 11

Text-to-911 Now Available in Rhode Island
The Rhode Island Department of Public Safety announces the launch of Text-to-911, a service that provides additional accessibility to the E-911 Uniform Emergency Telephone System. Please see the attached link for IMPORTANT information and limitations of this service: http://ri911.ri.gov/documents/Text_to_911.pdf
... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption DCFD Responds to Reported Structure Fire

Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, January 15

The DCFD responded to a reported structure fire called in by a 911 caller on West Beach Road. Firefighters quickily identified that the home was experiencing a significant chimney fire with severe blockage. Operations were conducted to extinguish the fire without extension into the structure.

As a friendly reminder, please ensure that you hire a chimney cleaning professional annually. Chimney flues ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Special Thanks to Mcquades Ace Hardware!

Chief Christopher DeGrave, January 04

The Dunn's Corners Fire Department and the Westerly Regional Trench Rescue Team would like to thank Mcquades Ace Hardware of Westerly for their donation of 20 Buckets and several shovels. Our team will utilize the equipment to quickly move sand and mud from around victims of beach/trench collapse.

The local support of our response mission and this community are truly appreciated.

-Chief DeGrave ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption DCFD Responds to MVA During Slippery Morning Commute

Chief Christopher DeGrave, December 20

The Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to Post Road @ Shore Road for a one car motor vehicle accident. The area near the accident was extremely icy causing other vehicles to spin-out while on-scene. Luckily the incident resulted in only minor injuries. RIDOT sanded the roadway shortly following the accident so traffic could regain normal speed operation.

AS A REMINDER... When apparatus are ... (Full Story & Photos)

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