This afternoon, Company 11 was alerted to assist units in the Hancock area with a reported River rescue. Boat 11-1 and Chief 11 responded. While enroute, units from Hancock advised a kayak going down stream without an occupant on board.
Boat 11-1, Chief 11 were instructed to report to Four Locks (Clear Spring area) and prepare to launch.
Crews on scene in the area of the Hancock Boat ramp were searching the area were they found the occupantbof the kayak safe and sound. Crews from Company 5 & 59 were held to assist the occupant with retrieval of the kayak and all Boats were placed inservice.
Boat 11-1, Chief 11 were assisted by:
Hancock Fire Co. 5
Hancock EMS Co. 59
Washington County Special Ops Co 20
EMS 1811 (Washington County Emergency Services)
Berkeley County WV Boat 90
Jefferson County Boat 7 (Bakerton Co. 7)