Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, February 12
On Saturday, February 11, 2017, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to a report of a submerged car in the river at the Bradford Landing. No occupants were in the vehicle. Members of the DCFD assisted in removing the car from the water. Westerly Police, Westerly, and Ashaway Ambulance were also called to the scene. ... (Full Story & Photos)
It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Retired Assistant Chief David "Dutch" Green. Assistant Chief Green was a founding and charter member of the Dunn's Corners Fire Department and served as Moderator of the Dunn's Corners Fire District.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, January 30, from 4:00 - 7:00 PM at Buckler Johnson Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, ... (Full Story)
Department Photographer Rebecca Schilke, December 11
On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department responded to a one car MVA at 11:56 PM. A downed pole and electrical wires were blocking the road. The DCFD, was on the scene for approximately two hours. The Westerly Police Department, Westerly Ambulance, and National Grid also responded.... (Full Story & Photos)
With the end of daylight savings coming this weekend, we here at Dunn's Corners Fire Department couldn't think of a better time to change the batteries in every smoke detector in your house!
The fact is that smoke detectors save lives. If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads quickly and you need working smoke detectors to give you and your loved ones valuable time to get out. Having a working ... (Full Story & Photos)
At a recent medical call, members of DCFD and Westerly Ambulance addressed the patient's concerns that going to the hospital would keep him from finishing his yard work by finishing up the yard work for him. The Westerly Sun reported our responders' good deed in today's article:
Today, the Dunn's Corners Fire Department hosted its annual open house for the community. Games, tours, and demonstrations were available. We are looking forward to seeing everyone again next year!... (Full Story & Photos)
Today the Westerly Sun published a very nice article on our upcoming DCFD Open House, including quotes from our Chief, Mike Frink, and Training Officer, Lt. Jeff Thomas. Thanks to the Sun for helping us get the word out on this important and fun event!
The Dunn's Corners Fire Department hopes you'll join us on Sunday, October 16, for our open house. We promise it will be fun for all ages, with food and beverages, games, demos, tours and more! Click on the flyer to the left for details.