The Carver Fire Department is located in Southeastern Massachusetts.
We proudly protect 11,368 people living in an area of 39.58 square miles. We operate out of three stations that protect a primarily residential/agricultural area. Our Department is a Public Department whose 75 members are on a paid on call status.
Company's 1 and 3, utilizing Car 3, Rescue 1 and Engine 3 responded to an overturned 10-wheel dump truck in the bog area off of Tremont Street in south Carver. The driver of the dump truck escaped unharmed. Firefighters secured leaking hazards on scene with hazmat booms, pads and by inserting plugs in the leaking fuel tanks. Firefighter crews remained on scene for two hours while the dump truck was up righted and towed off site. (Photo's by Deputy Germaine)
While at a water rescue drill on Sampson Pond, Company 3 got toned out for a reported car fire in the Wareham Street area of south Carver. Car 3, Engine 3 and Breaker 28 handled the call. Once on scene, it was determined that a small child had inserted a penny into the cigarette litter receptacle, which in turn shorted out the electrical system. Although there was no visible fire, the cars electrical system was completely shot. (Photo's by Chief Craig Weston)