January 22nd 2019 Auto Accident

  • Posted on: 22 January 2019
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

On Tuesday, January 22nd at 08:36 the Esopus Fire Department and Town of Esopus Volunteer Ambulance Squad were dispatched to a report of a multi-vehicle accident with injuries and entrapment at the intersection of Route 9W and Ulster Ave. The first arriving unit was on the scene within minutes and found motor vehicle accident involving a car, an SUV and a van with one person heavily entrapped. Firefighters deployed extrication tools often referred to as the “Jaws of Life” and had the entrapped patient freed within twenty minutes.

January 18th 2019 Chimney Fire

  • Posted on: 18 January 2019
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

On Friday, January 18th at 15:23 the Esopus Fire Department was dispatched was dispatched for a reported Chimney Fire at 203 Burroughs Drive. Due to the nature and location of the fire the Highland Hose Company was also dispatched with 1 engine to the scene. The first arriving unit was on the scene within 4 minutes and requested a 2nd alarm, confirming an active Chimney Fire with extension to the structure. Firefighters attacked the fire and were able to bring the fire under control within 45 minutes but remained on scene for over 2 hours. The fire has been listed as accidental.

Esopus / Rifton Fire Departments 4th Joint Golf Tournament October 6th

  • Posted on: 12 August 2018
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

Wiltwyck Golf Club, 404 Steward Lane, Kingston, NY 12401
Saturday October 6th 2018
Registration 11:30am
Shot Gun Start 1:00pm
18 Hole Best Ball Format

 

$120.00 per person (4-person team) must be received by
Thursday September 27th
$110.00 per person if payment received by September 14th

Includes

  • Golf and Cart

  • Special Gift

  • BBQ Lunch Served from 11:30 – 12:45

  • Water, Beer and Soda for Lunch and on the Course

Fire Safety Reminder

  • Posted on: 13 July 2018
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

In the wake of this week tragic fire we reminder everyone both young and old the following.
1. If you are in a fire get out and stay out
2. Don't attempt to rescue property
3. Always know two ways out of places you are staying. This also applies to places that you work.
4. Make sure smoke alarms are working and tested on a regular  basis.
 

Chief stresses fire risks after deadly blaze in Esopus
 

July 10th 2018 Structure Fire

  • Posted on: 10 July 2018
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

On Tuesday, July 10th at 02:28 the Esopus Fire Department was dispatched for a report house fire 719 Old Post Rd. Firefighters arrived within 5 minutes to find a “well involved” house fire and received reports that one of the occupants was still inside. Firefighters made entry to the structure, battled heavy fire conditions and were able to locate the occupant but the occupant had succumbed to injuries sustained in the fire. Two other occupants were able to safely evacuate and were evaluated by the Town of Esopus Volunteer Ambulance Squad.

May 11th 2018 Auto Accident

  • Posted on: 11 May 2018
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

On Friday, May 11th at 07:30 the Esopus Fire Department and Esopus Ambulance were dispatched to a reported Head-on MVA in the area of 1097 Route 9W. The first arriving unit was on the scene prior to the dispatch and found what appeared to be several accidents involving seven vehicles. Two of the vehicles involved struck head-on, trapping one of the drivers. The Mass Casualty Incident (MCI) Plan was initiated bringing additional ambulances to the scene to assist.

Chicken Parm Dinner April 8th 2017

  • Posted on: 8 March 2017
  • By: zspalding@esopu...

When: April 8th  2017
Where: Esopus Fire House
Costs: $15 per person or $25 per couple 
Seating Times: 5PM or 7PM
Please join us for another chicken parm dinner Saturday April 8th! Tickets can be purchased for a 5:00PM or 7:00PM seating. Take out orders will be available to pick up at 6:00PM. $15 a person or $25 a couple. 
 

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