On Thursday, February 9, 2017 just before 5pm the department was activated for a reported Vehicle Fire in front of 19 Maple Street. At this time, our area was under a Blizzard Warning and we had close to a foot of snow. During all major snow storms the Fire Department plow truck responds first to make sure responding apparatus and firefighters on the scene have a clear path to work.
The Westhampton Beach Fire Department regrets to announce the passing of Arma “Ham” Andon. Mr. Andon was a retired member of our department, a former Fire Commissioner and former village mayor, as well as a highly decorated veteran of World War II.
Wake service will be at the Westhampton Beach Firehouse, 92 Sunset Avenue, on Friday, December 16th from 2pm to 4pm and again from 7pm to 9pm. Firematic ... (Full Story & Photos)
At approximately 1:21pm the department was dispatched to a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Montauk Highway and Sunset Avenue. Chiefs arrived on scene and reported a collision involving a car and a dump truck carrying hot asphalt, with the truck laying on its side. All occupants were out of the vehicles.
Rescue 7-8-5 responded first due and the crew checked for fluid leaks and other ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Sunday November 27, 2016 at 345pm the Westhampton Beach Fire Department was notified for a structure fire at 47 North Quarter Road in Westhampton. The caller reported flames within her apartment. Within 5 minutes Chief Engineer Ross Donneson was on the scene finding a very advanced working fire with heavy smoke throughout and visible flames from sides 1, 2, 4 and through the roof. Also, an adult ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Monday October 24, 2016 at 9:44am the department was activated for a reported Motor Vehicle Accident with Heavy Rescue on Montauk Highway and Meeting House Road, in front of Strebels Laundromat, in Quiogue. Southampton Town Police were on scene confirming the driver who was alone at the time was trapped in the vehicle as she was struck by a truck on the driver side door.