Martins River

Martins River
Fire Department

We have several emergency response apparatus and equipment at the Department. All equipment is maintained in top condition ready for use at the emergency scenes in our community and to assist other departments whenever required.

Pumper 834 is a 2002 Freightliner/Metalfab with a 1050 IGPM pump. It has a 950 gallon water tank on board. The Pumper is the First Response Unit on all fire and emergency calls. It responds to all requests for mutual aid assistance for other neighboring communities. The unit also carries vehicle extraction equipment for response to motor vehicle accidents (MVA). 
Fire/ Rescue 821 is a  4 wheel Drive 2001 Ford F450 with a Lantz body. The Rescue Unit carries spare SCBA (breathing apparatus), a ventilation fan, a generator, medical supplies and equipment, air lift bags, radios, and a portable water tank. This unit responds to all fire calls with Pumper 834.
Rapid Rescue 811 is a 2017 Ford F350 4 wheel drive The rescue unit responds to medical and motor vehicle incidents and has equipment on board for woodland fire fighting.
Tanker 852 is a 4 wheel drive 2010 International 7300 with a Lantz body. The tanker carries 1500 gallons of water and has pump capability with a 375 IGPM pump on board. The unit carries Department of Natural Resources response packs, spare hose, a portable pump and various nozzles.  This tanker responds to all major fires and assists with traffic control when needed.