Aug
22
2013

Early Morning Single Car Rollover

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Thursday, August 22, 2013 Highlands units were dispatched to a early morning rollover on North Main St. that required the occupant to be extricated. Units arrived quickly and were forced to extricate the occupant from the vehicle, then the patient was transported to the hospital by Lifeflight. Units on scene were Medic 17, Engine 17,
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Aug
21
2013

Late night fire in unoccupied residence

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Wednesday, August 21, 2013 Highlands units responded to a report of a fire in a residence that was being remodeled. Units arrived within 4 minutes of the call reporting heavy fire though the roof. Highlands attacked the fire from the inside along with assistance from surrounding departments. Units on scene were Engine 17, Tanker 17,
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Jul
7
2013

7 Patients Transported from accident on Grace Ln

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Sunday, July 7, 2013 Medic 17, Medic 117, Crosby Medic 61, Southlake Houston Medic 15 Transported 7 patients from a head on accident on Grace Lane. Crews were assisted by Engine 27 and District 27.
Jul
7
2013

Highlands does standby at Baytown VFW Fireworks

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Sunday, July 7, 2013 On July 4th Brush 17, Rescue 17 and Engine 27 supported the Baytown VFW by standing by at their Fireworks Display.
Jun
18
2013

Tank fire at Lynchburg Landing

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013 Tuesday afternoon Highlands Fire Department responded to a tank fire at the Lyncburg Landing. Engine 17, Tanker 17, Rescue 17, Engine 27, Tanker 27 and a Crosby Tanker were the initial responding units. Highlands requested Harris County Hazmat but they were unable to respond due to being on another incident. Highlands
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Jun
7
2013

Tanker 17 responds to mulch fire in Sheldon

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Sunday, June 30, 2013 Sunday June 30th Tanker 17 responded along with units from Sheldon, Westfield, and Crosby. Tanker 17 was on scene for almost 2 hours trying to extinguish the fire.
Jun
3
2013

Highlands attends funeral for four fallen Houston Firefighters

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Wednesday, June 5, 2013 A Highlands Fire Department Crew along with Rescue 17 attended the funeral of 4 fallen Houston Firefighters killed in a 5 alarm fire last week. The crew walked in the procession into and out of Reliant Stadium. Attached are a variety of pictures taken from the event. Please click on the
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May
13
2013

Highlands give Bedias Volunteer Fire Department D-70 Suburban

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Monday, May 13, 2013 Highlands Fire Department transferred District 70 vehicle to the Bedias Volunteer Fire Department. The vehicle is being replaced by a new vehicle and was no longer of use to the fire department. The vehicle was given to the fire department many years ago by Little York Fire Department.
May
12
2013

Engine 27 Responds to a car fire on Canal and Holly

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 Engine 27 responded to a truck on fire at the intersection of Canal and Holly. The crew was able to quickly extinguish the fire.
May
12
2013

Vehicle Strikes A Power Pole at Wade and Fig Orchard

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 On Sunday a pickup struck a power pole at Fig Orchard and Wade Roads. The vehicle broke the power pole in the middle and then struck a culvert. Engine 27 and Medic 17 responded.