Author Archives: Mike Guarino

A Message from Chief of Department Rudy Sunderman Jr:

To Our Mastic Fire Department Community, We sincerely hope that you and your families are well during this unprecedented time. The members of the Mastic Fire Department are more committed than ever to work and serve you in a way that supports the safety and well-being of all the residents and of our community. Along […]

Mastic Fire Department Annual Installation Dinner

This past weekend we had the pleasure of celebrating the installation of our Officers, milestone awards, and chiefs awards. Our annual dinner was held at East Wind Caterers where we were able to celebrate with our Family and friends while our district remained protected and safe with the help of our Neighboring Fire Departments. Thank […]

MFD Explorers Post 512 Cleans Up

On the night of August 20th, our Junior Explorer Group spent a few hours with the Groups Advisors weeding and doing general clean up at the corner of William Floyd Parkway and Montauk Highway. This group is very community orientated and do a lot of very good work and make the members of the department […]

Pet Rescue and CPR/First Aid Class

On the evening of July 18th the members of the department participated in a Pet Rescue and CPR/First Aid class hosted by the Mastic Ambulance Company and taught by the staff from Paws N Claws 911 The purpose of this course is to teach basic first aid and rescue/resuscitation techniques for various household pets. Recently […]

28 people suffer CO poisoning after grill used in Mastic home

We responded to a call on Cumberland Street at about 9pm last night. Most if not all had signs and symptoms of CO poisoning with about half being transported by ambulance to local hospitals and treated, all expected to make complete recoveries. In total about 12 Volunteer Fire Department & EMS Agencies responded to assist […]

Overturn Car on Mastic Road

This evening just before 5pm, the department responded to a motor vehicle accident at the corner of Mastic Rd and Mastic Blvd, right in front of fire headquarters. Two vehicles collided causing one to overturn. One person required heavy extrication from the overturned vehicle. Two patients were transported to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital by the Mastic […]

Car Into House

Just before 6:30am this morning the department was activated for a report of a car into a house on William Floyd Pkwy north of Sunrise Hwy. Chief Rudy Sunderman arrived to find that a single vehicle had indeed lost control and struck a house. The collision caused extensive damage to both the home and the […]