Saturday, January 26, 2013 11:57
Box 0118 was struck for a Kitchen Fire with one occupant possibly trapped inside. Engine, Rescue, Tanker, and Medic 1 responded with 13 personnel. Engine 1 arrived on scene to find a two story structure fully involved. A defensive attack was utilized to knock down the fire. Once the fire was knocked down, crews made entry to finish hitting hot spots and to search for the occupant. During the search, a body was recovered; however, no official identification has been made. Company one units operated on scene for 6 hours extinguishing the fire, and assisting with the investigation. Preliminary investigation into cause and origin of the fire is underway.
Units on Scene: E-1, W-19, W-10, E-1209, E-2, E-13, E-1403, K-1, K-7, K-13, K-10, K-3, K-8, R-1, M-1, CMD-10, AC-10,
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013 11:37
Box 1107 was struck for a working structure fire. Wagon and Rescue 1 responded with 9 personnel. Rescue 1 was first to arrive and advised the drive was extremely long. The lay required three pumpers to complete totaling at 3,500 feet. Wagon 1, Wagon 3, and Wagon 11 completed the lay. Crews were confronted with a large structure and the roof well off. All occupants were reported and confirmed clear of the structure. Crews operated for 3 hours extinguishing the fire and completing overhaul. 13 occupants were displaced. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Units on Assignment: W-1, R-1, U-1, W-11, E-11, U-11, E-4, X-4, K-4, U-4, G-4, W-10, W-3, K-3, K-5, K-8, K-7, K-13, K-1209, K-1403, K-1409, K-2404, W-2404, Chief 2, BAT-1
Station Fills: W-603, E-504B, M-1502
Sunday, January 20, 2013 18:41
Box 1103 was struck for a Chimney fire. Within 1 minute of dispatch the fire was upgraded to a structure fire with reported fire in the attic. Wagon, Rescue, Medic, and AC-1 responded with 11 personnel. Wagon 11 arrived on scene and reported a two story structure with fire showing on side Charlie and through the roof. Wagon 1 arrived on scene shortly after company 11 units and went to work assisting with a primary search and fire attack. AC-1 arrived on scene and assisted command while Rescue 1 went to work securing utilities, and assisting with overhaul. Company 1 units were on the incident for 2 hours.Units on Assignment: W-11, E-11, W-1, E-4, W-3, E-1404, E-1403, K-3, K-4, K-1409, R-1, R-9, M-1, M-1403, AC-11, AC-1
Saturday, January 19, 2013 13:05
Alarm 0103 was sounded for a reported truck fire. Wagon 1 arrived on location with a mid-sized truck with the engine compartment well involved. The fire was quickly extinguished. No injuries reported.Unit on the assignment: W-1
Saturday, January 5, 2013 15:25
Box 0111 was struck for a Barn Fire on Country Lane. Wagon, Tanker, Tower, Chief, and Medic-1 responded with 13 personnel. Wagon 1 arrived on scene with a 25x50 barn fully involved. Chief 1 established Country Lane Command while crews quickly knocked the fire with two 1.75” hand lines. The assignment was reduced to W-1, W-7, T-1, K-1, K-8 and M-1 within 15 minutes. Company 1 units remained on scene for overhaul for another 60 minutes.Units on the Scene: Chief 1, W1, T-1, K-1, M-1, U-1, W-7, K-8, K-5, AC-7
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 07:29
Crews have been quite busy
running calls, four traffic collisions in less than three hours. They’ve run several vehicles
off the road way or overturned. As of the last incident all have been without
injury.Units on the assignments:
W-1, R-1, M-1, M1-2
Monday, December 24, 2012 17:24
Box 0410 was sounded for a traffic collision reported with rollover. Medic 9 was the first to arrive finding a midsize SUV in its side entangled with the guardrail. Rescue 1 was added to the call along with Wagon 1. Crews arrived and began the process of stabilization. Then crews made access to the occupants and confirmed that they were trapped and pinned by the guardrail. On impact the guardrail folded and entered into the vehicle near the passenger door. This trapped the passenger in place between the seat, B post and guardrail. The driver was also trapped in place by the guardrail which had come all the way through to rest on the driver’s door. A side removal and extract from the rear of the vehicle was completed. Extrication took approximately 50 minutes. Due to weather conditions both occupants were ground transported to INOVA Fairfax Hospital with life threating injuries.Units on the assignment: R-1, W-1, W-4, M-9, M4-2, Chief-4
Monday, December 24, 2012 15:20
Box 0408 was sounded for a traffic collision with entrapment. Rescue one responded for the confirmed entrapment. Units on scene were advising that the driver of one of the SUV’s was trapped. Rescue one arrived on scene and completed a side removal to extricate the occupant. Extrication took approximately 20 minutes. Units on the assignment: R1, M1, AMB4-2, Chief-4, U-4, W-10, AMB10-2, E-525, M-525
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 01:40
Mutual Box 1200 was sounded to assist Culpeper County with a Chimney Fire. Chief 1209 arrived on scene and upgraded the call to a working structure fire. Wagon and Tanker 1 arrived on scene to find a single family dwelling with fire showing from side Charlie. Company 1 crews went to work assisting Engine 1209 with fire attack. The fire was knocked; company 1 units remained on scene assisting with overhaul until released by command.
Fauquier units on the assignment: W-1, K-1, E-2
Friday, December 14, 2012 19:55
Alarm 0137 was sounded for a reported car fire. Wagon 1 arrived locating a 4 door sedan. The fire was located in the engine compartment. It was quickly extinguished. No injuries reported.Units on the assignment: W-1.
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