Wading River Fire Department
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2019 Incidents
Month Fire Rescue Total
Jan. 20 61 81
Feb. 18 65 83
Mar. 19 67 86
April
May
June
July
Aug.
Sept.
Oct.
Nov.
Dec.
Total 57 193 250

2018 Incidents
Month Fire Rescue Total
Jan. 33 60 93
Feb. 16 74 90
Mar. 24 74 98
April 22 66 88
May 27 83 110
June 18 89 107
July 29 79 108
Aug. 28 90 118
Sept. 34 72 106
Oct. 17 78 95
Nov. 27 81 108
Dec. 25 69 94
Total 300 915 1215

Past Incidents
Year Fire Rescue Total
2012 372 717 1,089
2013 337 735 1,072
2014 293 747 1,040
2015 321 700 1,021
2016 305 757 1,062
2017 304 787 1,091

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Welcome to the Official Website for the Wading River Fire Department

The Wading River Fire Department (WRFD) was established in 1947 and provides emergency

response services for the town of Wading River, which is located in Suffolk County on Eastern

Long Island, New York. Each year, the department's volunteer members respond to more than

1,000 calls for assistance, including structure fires, motor vehicle accidents, medical

emergencies, water rescues, and hazardous materials response. New members are always

welcome.

 

Current News

 

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Brush Fire Freshpond Ave. Photo By. WRFD
Brush Fire Freshpond Ave. Photo By. WRFD

Overnight Brush Fire

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, March 17

On Sunday March 17, 2019 at approximately 2110hrs the Department responded to the wooded area off Freshpond Ave, Calverton for a Brush Fire.
Upon arrival, Firefighters quickly extinguished the small fire without incident.
At the completion of the incident no injuries were reported and all units were back in service at 2200hrs. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mid Morning MVA

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, March 17

On Sunday March 17, 2019 at approximately 1023hrs the Department responded to the intersection of Middle Country Rd. and Wading River Manor Rd. for a Motor Vehicle Accident with multiple injuries.
Upon arrival, Fire Rescue personal extricated one of the occupants utilizing hydraulic extrication equipment and hand tools. Multiple vehicle occupants were treated and transported to a local hospital.
All ... (Full Story & Photos)

MVA Middle Country Rd. Photo By. WRFD
MVA Middle Country Rd. Photo By. WRFD

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Commercial Structure Fire 5 Sound Rd. Photo By. WRFD
Commercial Structure Fire 5 Sound Rd. Photo By. WRFD

Electrical Fire

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, March 16

On Saturday March 16, 2019 at approximately 1116hrs the Department responded to 5 Sound Rd. Unit 5 Frog Lady reference a Commercial Structure Fire.
Upon arrival, firefighters found a smoke condition within the store from an electrical fire which was confined to an exterior wall. Additional searches of neighboring stores yielded negative fire extension.
No injures were reported and the scene was turned ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mutual Aid Riverhead

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, February 02

On Saturday February 2, 2019 at approximately 1418hrs the Department responded to the wooded area east of Freshpond Ave. Calverton to assist the Riverhead Fire Dept. with the extinguishment of a large Brush Fire spreading rapidly due to high winds.
Upon arrival, Brush Truck 8 and 9 entered the woods and assisted with the containment.
At the completion of the incident no injures were reported and all ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mutual Aid Brush Fire East of Freshpond Ave. Photo By. WRFD
Mutual Aid Brush Fire East of Freshpond Ave. Photo By. WRFD

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Vehicle Fire North Country Rd. Photo By. WRFD
Vehicle Fire North Country Rd. Photo By. WRFD

Daytime Vehicle Fire

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, January 23

On Wednesday January 23, 2019 at approximately 1040hrs the Department responded to a reported vehicle fire in the area of North Country Rd. and Sound Rd.
Upon arrival, Firefighters found a pickup truck fully involved in fire. The fire was quickly extinguished preventing damage to a nearby structure.
At the completion of the incident no injures were reported and all units were back in service at 1119hrs. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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