Andrew J. Carne

Position(s): Captain, 491

Current Rank: Captain

Previous Rank(s): Junior Firefighter, Firefighter, Lieutenant, Captain

Positions Held: President, Secretary, Investigating Committee, Board of Directors, QuarterMaster

Length of Service: 14 years
11 years - West Lake Fire Department
3 years - Summerville, SC Fire Department

Most Notable Call: First due structure fire at a 30 unit apartment building. I was Engineer of the first due Engine, six months after I got qualified. I ended up having every stitch of hose off the engine, and was at the pump panel for 12 hours!
Roslyn Drive Fire - I was the Lieutenant on the first engine in. Came out with entrapment and myself and firefighter Scantlebury went inside to do a primary. Conditions deteriorated rapidly and we had to bail out of a window.

Training: Firefighter I, Firefighter II, Basic Vehicle Rescue - Tech, Emergency Medical Technician - Basic, Water Rescue (Ice, Swift and Open), HazMat Ops - Proboard, Structures I and II and multiple others.

Profession: Emergency Medical Technician/Emergency Dispatcher --- Currently in Municipal Police Academy