During Fire Prevention Week 2014, members of the Bedford Hills Fire Department dedicated approximately 30 hours teaching fire prevention lessons and running our annual Open House.
The week culminated with Open House at the BHFD Headquarters. This event was well attended by the public. During the event, BHFD apparatus and firefighting equipment was on display, a live car fire demonstration took ... (Full Story & Photos)
BHFD was dispatched to the area of 23 Springhurst Road at 18:11 for a MVA with injuries. 60 Control dispatched the accident as serious in nature with reports of extrication and passenger ejections. Car 2032 (Lombardo) marked on with a single car MVA will all occupants out of the vehicle. Four of the six passengers self extricated and two were ejected from the vehicle. BHFD companies secured the vehicle ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Bedford Hills Fire Department stopped by the Bedford Hills Elementary School 5th Grade Car Wash with Engine 198. BHFD is glad we were able to support the 5th Grade Trip!! Hats off to the 5th Graders for a job well done!!! ... (Full Story & Photos)
BHFD was dispatched to the Saw Mill River Parkway at 22:28 for a MVA with injuries. While enroute, 60 Control advised of a possible car fire as well as passenger ejections. Car 2032 (Lombardo) marked on with a single car MVA N/B just south of 39. The vehicle was not on fire and the occupants of the vehicle suffered minor injuries. Due to extensive damage to the guard rail, the SMRP was shut down ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Monday evening, September 22, 2014, the Bedford Hills Fire Department placed the new Engine 198 into service. The engine will be the first due engine out of the hydrant district. This new apparatus replaces the 1997 Pierce that served the residents of the Bedford Hills Fire district for over 17 years. Some of the features of the new Engine 198 include the following: