4th Annual RBVFC 5K
Congratulations and thank you to all the participants, sponsors, and members who made this event a success. A special call out to Ryan Peters, Joel DeMott, and Lauren Pratt who did the event while wearing gear and a SCBA. Last but not least Katelyn Ellingsworth who pushed her son in a stroller through the 5K.
Accident Coastal Highway
A two vehicle accident on Coastal Highway and Sea Air Avenue north of Rehoboth Beach, resulted in one person being transported to Beebe Medical Center in Lewes on Friday August 10th at approx. 2pm. Crews from Rehoboth Beach Fire & EMS along with Sussex County Paramedics responded to the scene. Delaware State Police are investigating. Special to the News Journal / CHUCK SNYDER
Storm Damage near Dewey Beach
RBVFC responded to a reported wires down and found that Straight line winds from a Severe Thunderstorm on Friday July 27th, blew down trees and a power pole on Dutch Road, along with roof damage to a home on Salisbury Street in Seabreeze, a development north of Dewey Beach west of Coastal Highway at approx. 2pm. Fire Chief Chuck Snyder called Sussex County Emergency Management to come look at the damage which also had debris spread over several streets. Delmarva Power is on the scene restoring power to the area.
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