On June 12th, units from the Charles County Volunteer Rescue Squad responded to a working house fire in La Plata. Ambulance 517 responded with EMT Bobby Simpson (Driver) and EMT Kelly Raff (OIC). EMS Duty 51 also responded (Sgt. Ansell). EMS 51 units assisted with firefighter rehabilitation and management of the medical branch.
This fire brought over 100 firefighters to the scene. Units from La Plata, Bryans Road, Potomac Heights, Marbury, Nanjemoy, Waldorf, Dahlgren, Mechanicsville, Indian Head, Bel Alton, Cobb Island, Hughesville, Newburg, and units from Prince George's County operated on the scene.