On Saturday, 19 September 2015, in the afternoon, your Bethany Beach Fire Company received an alarm from the Emergency Operations Center to respond to the 500 block of Coastal Highway, Islander Hotel in Fenwick Island for an Automatic Fire Alarm.
Bethany Beach Fire Company responded with Quint 5, crewed by Chief Brian Martin, EMS Chief Phil Brackin, JFF Trevor Bowden, EMT/FF Billy Ireland, and chauffeured by EMT/FF Andy Johnson. Ambulance A-70, operated by EMT/FF Megan Calloway also responded due to the structure being a hotel.
A Command Post was established by Asst. Chief, Tom Moore Sr. Subsequent to a thorough search of the hotel’s 3 floors, no origin for the sounding alarm was detected. No property damage or injury was reported.