Montgomery Fire Department

Montgomery Man Arrested in Arson Case

  Montgomery Fire/Rescue investigators say they have arrested a man in an arson case. 19-year-old Rzavtis Scott of Montgomery is charged in a fire at a vacant home in the 1200 block of Audubon Road. The fire happened on December 23, 2020. Investigators say Scott is charged with second degree arson and is being held in the Montgomery County Detention…

Montgomery Firefighters Investigate Halstead Drive Mobile Home Fire

1/3Courtesy of Montgomery Fire/Rescue Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3Courtesy of Montgomery Fire/Rescue Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3Courtesy of Montgomery Fire/Rescue Show Caption Hide Caption The Montgomery Fire/Rescue Department is investigating a fire in the 00 block of Halstead Drive. Upon arriving on the scene, firefighters found a single-wide mobile home engulfed in flames. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the…

Montgomery Firefighters Battle Two Fires

The Montgomery Fire Department spent Monday battling two fires. The first happened at about 6:59 a.m. Firefighters arrived to the 3400 block of Harris Street to find a single story home with heavy smoke and flames visible from the front of the house. The house was left with extensive fire and smoke damage. No one was inside the home. The…

Montgomery Fire Department Investigating Three Fires

The Montgomery Fire Department is investigating three fires, two of which happened on Christmas Day. First, at about 5:10 p.m. on Christmas, fire/rescue units responded to an apartment fire in the 5700 Block of Calmar Drive.  Firefighters say they found heavy smoke and flames visible from a second story window.  The fire was contained to the apartment, which had moderate…

Two Montgomery House Fires Under Investigation

The Montgomery Fire Department is investigating two house fires that happened this morning. The first fire happened at approximately 1:44 a.m. Fire units responded to a fire at a home in the 1500 block of Marlowe Drive. Smoke and flames were visible.  The fire was contained to the laundry room area with extensive smoke damage throughout the home.  The people…

Fire Destroys Several Units at Montgomery Apartment Complex

1/4Fire at Virginia Downs Apartments in Montgomery Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4Fire at Virginia Downs Apartments in Montgomery Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4Fire at Virginia Downs Apartments in Montgomery Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4Fire at Virginia Downs Apartments in Montgomery Show Caption Hide Caption Several units of the Virginia Downs Apartments on Virginia Loop Road were destroyed in a fire…

Montgomery Fire Department Investigating Cottondale Road House Fire

On Monday, July 27, around 9:00, Montgomery Fire/Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 1200 block of Cottondale Road. When units arrived, they found heavy smoke and flame coming from within the structure. The home received major damage throughout. Everyone was out of the home when units arrived and there were no injuries to the occupants or fire personnel….

House Fire in Downtown Montgomery

Photo from Tim Lennox Alabama News Network is on the scene of a house fire downtown. The fire is near the intersection of Bainbridge St. and Grove St. That’s close to Interstate 85. Smoke could be seen from our Midtown tower cam. Stay with Alabama News Network for more on this breaking story. Categories: Montgomery, News Tags: bainbridge street montgomery,…

Potential Firefighters Take Employment Exam

To apply for Montgomery Fire Rescue CLICK HERE. Montgomery Fire Rescue has a new wave of recruits, and today they began their path to becoming firefighters. Almost 200 men and women were at the Crampton Bowl Multiplex Saturday morning to take the exam. 252 people applied for the exam that has math, reading comprehension, and basic engineering questions. When a potential…

Montgomery Fire And Rescue Graduates New Firefighters, Aiming To Fill More Openings Soon

20 new firefighters took the path to protect and serve Thursday at Montgomery Fire and Rescue’s graduation ceremony. Still, officials say even more fire personnel are needed. Montgomery Fire and Rescue was recently awarded a 3.5 million dollar federal grant as a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response (SAFER) grant program….