Crews attempt to rescue boat stranded in Bird River, find it empty

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews attempted to rescue a boat that appeared to be stranded in a White Marsh river on Thursday morning. Units from the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company, Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, and Bowleys Quarters Volunteer Fire Rescue & Marine Emergency Team 21 responded to the Bird River in White Marsh to investigate a boat that was reportedly stuck […]

One injured in Middle River boat collision

MIDDLE RIVER, MD – Authorities responded to a boat collision on Saturday night that left one person injured. The crash occurred at just after 10 p.m. on the Middle River. Multiple vessels and land units responded to the scene, including units from Marine Emergency Team 21. One person was treated for injuries and taken to a nearby hospital. [Image via […]

$13,000 in electronics stolen from Bowleys Quarters marine rescue boat

Authorities are investigating following the overnight theft of rescue boat electronics in Middle River. Marine Unit 217 remains out of service following the theft of all marine electronics and radio systems necessary to provide fire and rescue services to 90 square miles of the upper Chesapeake Bay. The Marine Emergency Team was notified of the incident at just after 10 […]