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District Heights Toddler Succumbs to Injuries from Home Fire

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 It is with deep regret that we announce that the 2-year-old girl rescued by firefighters from her District Heights home has succommed to her injuries.  On Friday, February 17, about 1:45 am, firefighters operated at the scene of a fire inside of a 2-story duplex home on […]

Cause and Origin in Bladensburg Fatal Fire

Media Contact: Mark E. Brady, 240-508-7930 At around 11:00 am, Wednesday, January 18, firefighters in the Bladensburg area discovered an adult male deceased from thermal injuries. He was found in his apartment on the 6th floor at 5802 Annapolis Road where firefighters had been dispatched to investigate smoke in the hallway. Fire Investigators believe that […]

Lewisdale House Fire – 1 Fatality – 2 in Critical Condition

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Media Contact, Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 At about 3:45 am, Prince George’s County Firefighter/Medics were alerted to a house fire with people trapped in Lewisdale.  Preliminary information indicate that four family members were at home when the fire was reported, a male child along with his mother, grandmother and aunt.  Firefighters from the […]

Examiner Article -Dangerous stretches cause most fatalities on the Beltway

Dangerous stretches cause most fatalities on the Beltway TAGS:  AAA   Ben Giles   Capital Beltway   car crash   College Park   fatalities   John Townsend   Prince George’s County   Woodrow Wilson Bridge COMMENTS (0) SHARE PRINT By: Ben Giles 02/19/11 8:05 PMExaminer Staff Writer Click to expand map While thousands of people crash on the notoriously […]

Oxon Hill House Fire with Civilian Fatality – Update (2)

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E.Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930, mebrady@co.pg.md.us Prince George’s County Firefighters fought a fierce fire in an Oxon Hill home this morning that claimed the life of one of the occupants. At about 8:20 am, Monday, January 24, 2011, Firefighters and Paramedics were alerted by a 911 call from a neighbor stating the house […]

Clinton House Fire with Civilian Fatality

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 At about 11:15 PM, Saturday, March 20, 2010, Firefighter/Medics were alerted to a house fire with a child trapped inside. Firefighters and paramedics arrived quickly and immediately located the child; however, she had already succumbed to injuries. An adult female ran to her neighbor’s house in the […]

Hyattsville Resident Succumbs to Burn Injuries – Daughter Survives

A father rescued along with his young daughter by firefighters from their burning Hyattsville apartment last week has succumbed to his injuries. A 911 call from the management office of the complex reported the apartment fire just before 9:00 AM, Friday, February 26, 2010. Prince George’s County Firefighters from Hyattsville and surrounding communities responded to […]

Hillcrest Heights Duplex Fire with Fatality

Firefighters responded to 911 reports of a house fire this morning with a report of someone being trapped inside. Just before 5:30 AM, Saturday, January 16, 2010, firefighters and paramedics from the Silver Hill Fire/EMS Station and surrounding communities responded to 3617 Dunlap Street, Hillcrest Heights, a 2-story duplex, and encountered a working fire on […]