Recent News From Station 87

  • Fire on High Street

    Oct 20, 2017

    On October 20, 2017 at 1751 hours; Seaford 911 Center alerted Seaford 87, Blades 71 , Laurel 81 ( Truck Co.), Georgetown 77 which was replaced by Greenwood 78 (RIT) for a structural fire at 121 High Street. Upon arrival of 87-17 (A/C Wilson) found 3 story multi family with businesses on 1st floor with smoke showing on 2nd floor window with smoke at ground level. Seaford PD was inside structure evacuating occupants under smoke conditions. E872 arrived secured hydrant and advanced attack hose line to 2nd floor apartment and found a kitchen fire . Crew extinguished fire. Tower 87 set up aerial to front of structure and crews searched 2nd and 3rd floor with Engine 71 to clear for possible occupants. Tower 81 was assigned Rapid intervention and Quint and Engine 78 staged in ready position. No injuries were reported . Under investigation by Delaware State Fire Marshals Office.

  • Working Fire , Pine Street Seaford

    Sep 19, 2017

    1:45am, Seaford Fire and mutual aide companies were dispatched to the 500 block of N. Pine St. for a house fire. 87 Command (A/C Read) and E87-2 arrived to find fire on the first and second floor of a vacant single family dwelling. Hand lines were stretched to both floors by E87-2 and E71-3. Searches were proven negative by Tower 87. Incident is under investigation by the Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office.

  • MVC with Entrapment ; Southbound Sussex Highway

    Aug 28, 2017

    On Monday Morning, August 28, 2017, 0136 hour, Seaford 911 Center alerted Seaford Fire and EMS along with Blades Rescue 71 and Sussex County Paramedics to a Motor Vehicle Crash with entrapment on Sussex Highway South Bound in the area of Bartons. Ambulance 72 was added to the response and arrived on scene 1st with 1 person trapped under the rear of a Tractor Trailer. Command 87 (Captain Truitt) was advised by the Extrication Officer to start a heavy wrecker due to the type of entrapment. Extrication was completed in 36 minutes. Seaford EMS and Paramedics transported 1 priority trauma patient to Nanticoke ER.

  • 36th Annual Seaford Volunteer Fire Department Softball Tournament

    Aug 19, 2017

    August 18, 19, & 20, 2017, Benefitting Delaware Burn Camp. USSSA Sanctioned Tournament for Fire Departments in Delaware and Eastern Shore Maryland

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Recent Incidents

  • Mon Nov, 20 2017 @ 08:48

    Nature: Medical Emergency

    City: Seaford

  • Mon Nov, 20 2017 @ 03:10

    Nature: Medical Emergency

    City: Seaford

  • Sun Nov, 19 2017 @ 19:07

    Nature: Traffic Collision w/Injuries

    Address: 606 Bridgeville Hwy

    City: Seaford, DE 19973

Calls for Service

Fire Calls:
Jan - 62 Feb - 49 Mar - 52 Apr - 57 May - 53 June - 71
July - 54 Aug - 68 Sept - 61 Oct - 56 Nov - 0 Dec - 0
2017 - 583 2016 - 640 2015 - 697 2014 - 714 2013 - 556 2012 - 581

EMS Calls:
Jan - 307 Feb - 273 Mar - 268 Apr - 274 May - 292 June - 318
July - 281 Aug - 310 Sept - 270 Oct - 267 Nov - 0 Dec - 0
2017 - 2860 2016 - 3276 2015 - 3487 2014 - 3234 2013 - 3062 2012 - 2554

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