At 17:16 hours on Monday March 6, BHFD was dispatched to a residence on Payne Ave for a possibly extinguished kitchen fire. On the assignment were Car 2031 (Command), 2032 (Operations), with Engines 199, 198, Tower Ladder 57, Rescue 10, Tanker 5 and Utility 6.
The residents left the house in the early afternoon, and when they returned, they immediately noticed that there had been a fire in the kitchen ... (Full Story & Photos)
Shortly before 8:00pm on Sunday March 5th, Tower Ladder 57 was dispatched to the Banksville Fire District for a Working Structure. Tower Ladder 57 responded as the First Due Truck Company, and assumed that roll upon arrival. The crew of the Tower Ladder worked in conjunction with Engine 158 to make the push on the fire floor. Tanker 5 was requested just prior to the transmission of the 2nd Alarm , ... (Full Story & Photos)
On the afternoon of Friday March 3rd, the Bedford Hills Fire Department opened its doors to its four legged friends from the Good Dog Foundation for a special afternoon training. The Good Dog’s mission is to ease human suffering and promote recovery from trauma and stress using animal-assisted therapy. Unfortunately, one area in which these dogs are increasingly tasked to are disaster sites around ... (Full Story & Photos)
At about 18:20 PM on Friday February 17th, 60 Control dispatched the MKFD - along with Tankers from Millwood and Yorktown Heights - to a reported structure fire at the Yeshiva of Nitra complex in New Castle. The first arriving Chief from Mount Kisco confirmed heavy smoke showing and transmitted a 10-75, which brought additional Engines from Mount Kisco and Millwood, as well as a Tanker and FAST from ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 17:30 hours on Monday, February 13th, BHFD F.A.S. Team was dispatched to Powder Hill Rd in the South Salem Fire District for a reported structure fire. Upon arrival of South Salem Command, it was determined to be a power surge in the neighborhood that started a electrical fire in two separate residences. BHFD F.A.S. Team assisted and remained on scene until released by South Salem Command (Car ... (Full Story & Photos)