On Tuesday, August 9th, The Rye Fire Department was dispatched to Interstate 95 in the area of Playland Parkway for a reported Motor Vehicle Fire (MVF). Units were quickly on scene and reported a working car fire. Luckily, the fire was quickly knocked down and no injures were sustained by anyone.... (Full Story & Photos)
On Sunday, August 7th at approx. 4:30pm, the Rye Fire Department and Port Chester EMS were dispatched to Playland Park for a report of an overturned boat with people in the water. Units were quickly on scene and determined that there was no overturned boat but there were people in the water in distress. One of the lake tour boats was able to pick the two victims out of the water and bring them to ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Sunday, August 7th, the Rye Fire Department and Port Chester EMS were dispatched to Playland Parkway in the Area of the Boston Post Road Overpass for a reported Motor Vehicle Accident with entrapment. Car 2423 was quickly on scene and found a vechile on its side with the sole occupant unable to escape. Firefighters and EMS personal were able to quickly stabilize the car and then extricate the ... (Full Story & Photos)
As an annual tradition, the Rye Fire Department held it's annual summer picnic on Sunday, July 31st at Rye Rec. This event is for members and their families to all catch up and to thank the firefighters for their hard work and dedication.
At approx. 1100 hours on Saturday, July 23rd, the Rye Fire Department and Port Chester-Rye-Rye Brook EMS were dispatched to a pedestrian struck MVA inside the CVS parking lot on Boston Post Road. Upon arrival, firefighters found a car very close to the building with a person on the ground. Firefighters quickly cared for the injured until care was transferred to the ambulance crew.