Working Fire - Fire Island Ave

Saturday, January 24, 2015 09:25  At approximately 09:25 hours on the morning of Saturday January 25th, the West Islip Fire Department was activated by Suffolk County FireCom for a reported structure fire with occupant within.  Within two minutes from time of activation, Assistant Chief Parrett arrived on scene of a two story private family dwelling with heavy smoke showing.  At that time, it was confirmed all occupants of the home had self evacuated.   Under the command of Assistant Chief Baxter, the vamps from the West Islip Fire Department commenced an aggressive interior attack resulting in the incident being placed under control within 35 minutes.

The Bay Shore, North Babylon and Deer Parks fire departments provided assistance at scene of this alarm. Fire Station standby coverage was provided by the Babylon Fire Department and the Bay-Shore Brghtwaters Ambulance Corp.

All photo's by Chief John Ippolito of the Bay Shore Fire Department.  Add'l photos can be found by clicking the camera below or the first photo.

     



 

The Brewer's - New York State Champions

 The West Islip Fire Department Brewer's Band took1st Place Continental Band at the NYS Parade held in Deerfield, NY. 

     



 

Tractor Trailer MVA

Wednesday, August 13, 2014   At 13:42 hours on 08-13-14, the West Islip Fire Department was activated for a tractor trailer motor vehicle accident on Westbound Sunrise Highway on top of the Udall Road bridge.  First due units encountered a jackknifed tractor trailer with one aided.  

     



 
 
 

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