Sunday, April 14, 2013
The fire company members were injured during training operations on the Susquehanna River.
A training accident on the Susquehanna River sent four members of the Darlington Volunteer Fire Company to a local hospital for evaluation Sunday afternoon. Around 1 p.m. the fire company was conducting training on the Susquehanna River when the boat carrying four members hit a rock about 100 yards off the Port Deposit shore line, according to Rich Gardiner, spokesman for Harford County Volunteer Fire and EMS Association. Two people were thrown into the water while the other two were knocked into the decking of the boat, Gardiner said. Their injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.
Saturday, June 30, 2012
The incident took place Saturday night in rural Harford County.
Two patients were injured and one was airlifted following an ATV accident Saturday in northern Harford County. The accident took place before 9 p.m. Saturday at Camp Spencer in the 3800 block of Peach Orchard Road, said Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association. Gardiner could not confirm the age or gender of the patients. One patient was flown to Maryland Shock Trauma in stable condition after suffering non-life-threatening injuries, Gardiner said. He did not know the condition of the second patient, but said its possible the individual was taken to a local hospital by ambulance. Darlington Volunteer Fire Company responded to the accident, Gardiner said.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
A home in the 1100 block of Main Street in Darlington sustained fire damage Tuesday.
UPDATED (1:55 p.m.)—A fire damaged the attic of a home in Darlington Tuesday morning. As crews arrived, fire was showing in the second floor and attic of a home in the 1100 block of Main Street in Darlington, said Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford County Fire & EMS Association. No injuries were reported, Gardiner said. Volunteer fire crews from Darlington, Level, Aberdeen, Bel Air, Whiteford and the Susquehanna Hose Company responded to the scene—located near the intersection of MD Route 161 and Castleton Road—just before noon Tuesday. No further information was available as of 1:55 Tuesday afternoon. Stay with Patch for updates.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
The fire took place Wednesday in the 3200 block of Cedar Church Road.
One patient was treated for smoke inhalation after his double-wide mobile home caught fire in Darlington Wednesday afternoon. Darlington Volunteer Fire Company responded to the 3200 block of Cedar Church Road at 2:21 p.m. Wednesday, and had the blaze under control in 20 minutes, according to Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association. Gardiner said the Maryland State Fire Marshal is investigating the incident. The resident was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene. Gardiner confirmed that Darlington responded to the scene, but could not confirm other companies at the time of this post.