Box Alarm 1-2 800 Hambrooks Ave
By Firefighter Kevin Carr
September 21, 2020

At 1:36AM the Volunteers of Rescue Fire Company Inc. were dispatched for A Working Shed Fire (Multiple Calls) at 800 Hambrooks Ave in Cambridge. Chief 1 Arrived on Location with multiple sheds fully involved, requested A Working Fire Task Force and established Command. Engine 1-3 AOL with fire attack and made quick work of stretching 2 (1¾) attack lines to extinguish the fire. 4 properties were effected by this fire so crews completed overhaul on both sheds and utilized thermal imaging camera's to check 3 other structures. At 4:09AM with the Maryland State Fire Marshal on location command placed the situation under control and all units were placed in service 1 Firefighter was treated on scene.
(16 volunteers from Rescue Fire Company Inc. responded to this incident)

Chief 1 (Command)
Engine 1-3 (400' of 1¾ Attack Hose, 135' of 5" Supply Hose)
Engine 1-2 (Additional Personnel)
Rescue Engine 1-1 (Additional Personnel)
Engine 1-4 (Additional Personnel)

Units: Chief 1, Engine 1-3, Engine 1-2, Rescue Engine 1-1, Engine 1-4
Mutual Aid: DCEMS PM100 & 101 (Cambridge), CPD, Station 6 (Hurlock) Tower 6-1, Talbot Station 30 (Trappe) Rescue Engine 32, Maryland State Fire Marshal