Category: Fire

ATV Crash – Lees Mill Rd

On Saturday, August 25th, 2018 at approximately 1455 hrs, multiple units were dispatched to box 02-06, the 10400-block of Lees Mill Road, for a reported ATV crash.  M14 and BN1 treated the patient at the scene while E1 responded to the landing zone on Jerico Rd.  Aircare 1 transported the patient to Fairfax Hospital. Units: …

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Crash into a Building – West Lee Hwy

On July 28th, 2018 around 1751 hrs, Box 0103 was sounded for a traffic crash into a building at the 130 block of West Lee Highway. Units responded to a reported vehicle the had crashed into the front of an occupied building. Ambulance 1-2 arrived on scene to find one vehicle into the front door …

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Warrenton Town Limits

Be sure to stop by and visit with our staff.  We will be located in the front parking area. Our apparatus will be on site and available for tours. We always enjoy sharing what we do with the community. See you there. JUNE 29, 2018 – Gates open at 3:00 PM The helicopters are scheduled to …

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Do you have a fire escape plan?

If there is a fire in your home, you could have less than 2 minutes to get out safely once the smoke alarm sounds. Do you have an escape plan? Make a fire escape plan. Draw a map of each level of your home showing all doors and windows. Discuss the map with everyone who …

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Kidde – Lock Box Program

((Update)) – Online ordering only, read below- The Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company (WVFC) would like to remind businesses and homeowners, and anyone else involved with building or facility access, that a device exists which allows first responders quick access to your property in times of an emergency, without damaging doors, locks, or windows. This is …

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Structure Fire – Cedar Run Drive

At 18:51 units were dispatched to a working structure fire. Dispatched advised responding units that the occupants had evacuated. It was also advised that the rear of the structure and the roof were on fire. Crews arrived on scene to find a 2-story wood frame home, with fire from the rear deck up the backside …

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Tower Housing

On April 8th 2018, Tower one was officially placed into service. Former Fire Chief Dale Koglin, to whom the company dedicated the new truck, eased it into the bay while others “pushed.” The WVFC is extremely grateful for the support of the community. We look forward to the next two plus decade’s of service for …

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Tower 1 Housing Ceremony

Please join us for a traditional wet down – push in ceremony to officially place in service our new ladder truck. This new piece of apparatus is being dedicated to former Fire Chief Dale Koglin who is a 50 year member of the organization. We hope to see many WVFC members in attendance – both …

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Virginia’s 4 p.m. Burn Law

Virginia’s 4:00 p.m. Burning Law goes into effect on February 15. Briefly, the 4:00 p.m. Burning Law states: from February 15 through April 30 of each year, no burning before 4:00 p.m. is permitted, if the fire is in, or within 300 feet of, woodland, brushland or fields containing dry grass or other flammable material. …

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Tower Production Update – Final

The specification committee for Tower 1 arrived in Appleton, Wisconsin on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 and has since been conducting a thorough final inspection of the new Tower 1, including flow testing it in 10 degree weather! All systems of the new apparatus have been checked and Pierce Manufacturing is taking care of final items …

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