Marine Box 1-1 Cambridge Marina
By Firefighter Kevin Carr
January 21, 2021

Units were dispatched for a working boat fire in the Cambridge Marina. C1-1 aol with one boat full involved in the slip with exposures to boats on either side. Engine 1-3 aol securing its own water source and stretched lines to extinguish the fire. Additional apparatus and manpower arrived on location from Station 1 and Talbot Station 30, with marine vessels from 31, Talbot 20 and Talbot 70. Crews extinguished the fire and provided hard boom to contain any hazardous fluids leaking from the vessel after the fire. Scene was turned over to DNR, MSP MD State Fire Marshalls Office and US Coast Guard for further mitigation and investigation. Per Rescue Fire Company Inc. 1st Assistant Chief

1/21/2021 at 10:53PM RFC Call Type: MARINE BOX CAMBRIDGE MARINA @1 HIGH ST CAMB BOX:1-1 DUE:Chief 1, Chief 1-1, Chief 1-2, Engine 1-3, Engine 1-2, Tower 1-1, RS1-1, Brush 1-1, Utility 1-1, Boat 31-1 (Neck District), Boat 11-1 (Vienna), DCEMS PM100 & 101 (Cambridge), PM500 (Madison), TE39, CPD, DNR :DC

WORKING FIRE TASK FORCE RE1-1, EN1-4, Talbot Rescue 32 (Trappe), RE61-1, Boat 66 (Taylors Island), Talbot Boat 20 (Oxford), Talbot Boat 70 (Tilghman) :DC

Photo Credit: Lt Scott Redmer, FF Tyler “T-Biscuit” Jones, Neck District VFD

Units: Chief 1, Chief 1-1, Chief 1-2, Engine 1-3, Engine 1-2, Tower 1-1, Brush 1-1, Utility 1-1
Mutual Aid: CPD, DCEMS PM100 & 101 (Cambridge), PM500 (Madison), Station 31 (Neck District) Boat 31-1, Station 11 (Vienna) Boat 11-1, Station 66 (Taylors Island) Boat 66, Talbot Station 30 (Trappe) Rescue 32, Station 20 (Oxford) Boat 20, Station 70 (Tilghman) Boat 70