Bladensburg Volunteers Demonstrate Appreciation to DC Firefighters

08/29/2012
The Bladensburg Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc. will make a significant donation to a group that constantly makes a difference in the life of a burned firefighter, their families and co-workers. On February 24, 2012, seven firefighters were injured while battling a house fire on 57th Avenue in Riverdale. Of those injured  two were Bladensburg volunteer firefighters that sustained some of the most serious injuries. Ethan Sorrell and Kevin O’Toole were hospitalized for a few days and nearly two months, respectively. From the time they were brought to the Burn Unit at Medstar Washington Hospital Center the DC Firefighters Burn Foundation were with them, their fa...

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