Banksville Independent Fire Department

2014 Incidents
Jan 60
Feb 30
Mar 23
Apr 30
May 23
Jun 37
Jul 37
Total 240

Past Incidents
2013 423
2012 437
2011 452
2010 425
2009 321
2008 302
2007 355
Total 2715

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Photos from Recent Incidents

BIFD Staff, June 25

Some photos from various incidents BIFD has responded to over the first half of 2014.... (Full Story & Photos)

Chimney fire, Banksville Ave
Chimney fire, Banksville Ave

Tanker 7 Assists at Pineapple Classic 5k

BIFD Staff, May 17

Tanker 7 assisted at the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Pineapple Classic 5k obstacle course race today. The event was held at the Conyers Farm Polo Fields. Over 800 runners participated and the event raised money to help the charity organization with its mission. Tanker 7 supplied water for the slip and slide obstacle at the finish line.... (Full Story & Photos)

Westchester County Airport MCI Drill

BIFD Staff, May 04

On Saturday May3rd, the Westchester County Airport conducted its bi-annual MCI drill. The drill scenario was a collision of a large commercial aircraft and a smaller aircraft, with approximately 130 casualties. Tanker 7, 2581 and 2582 participated in the drill, along with numerous fire, EMS, law enforcement, and other public agencies.... (Full Story & Photos)

Tanker 7, Tanker 17 and Engine 157 Respond to Greenwich Fire

BIFD Staff, April 10

After being cleared from a previous call on the northwest side of Greenwich at about 12:50 today, Tanker 7 was re-directed to respond along with Greenwich Fire Department units to a reported structure fire on Porchuck Road - just a short distance away from the previous call. Tanker 17 and Engine 157 also responded from the station. Tanker 7 arrived soon after first arriving GFD units and supplied ... (Full Story & Photos)

Banksville Chief Takes 3rd Place at Hartford Stair Climb

BIFD Staff, April 05

On Saturday April 5th, Chief Watson joined 108 other firefighters from CT, RI and MA in climbing the stairs 34 stories in full firefighter gear to the top of the City Place building in Hartford, CT. The Chief made the climb in 7:11 placing him as the 3rd fastest overall firefighter and in first place in his age group. Nearly 300 other people participated in the non-firefighter division and the event ... (Full Story & Photos)

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