Category: Fire

Production Update – Attack 1

Attack 1’s construction is progressing well.  The tank and pump will be installed in the next two weeks along with the custom bumpers and waterways.

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Aircraft Crash – Green Meadows Rd

Box 0111 was struck for an aircraft crash at Warrenton Air Park.   The aircraft crashed  into the ground reportedly turning to a ball of flame upon impact.  Wagon 1B responded with a crew of 3 and Wagon 1 responded after clearing from a medical local with a crew of 3.  Moments later Rescue 1 …

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Structure Fire – Southview Ct 1200

Truck 1 (Quint 611 on loan from Sterling Volunteer Fire Company) was dispatched to Culpeper, VA for an apartment building on fire.  The roof and second floor were still well involved after a 30 minute response.  The crew deployed into interior and exterior teams.  With the interior crew being charged with taking a hand line …

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Structure Fire – Oak Tree Lane

Moments after clearing from the Old Waterloo fire Box 0103 rang out for a Townhouse Fire. AC1 Golden arrived on scene in Command 1 to find an eight unit townhouse complex with light smoke showing from side C of a center unit. Wagon 1B took the hydrant at the entrance to the townhouse complex laying out to …

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Structure Fire – Old Waterloo Road

Box 0124 sounded for a residential structure fire.  Wagon, Rescue, and Tanker 1 responded with 8 personnel.  Wagon-1 officer, Capt. J. Koglin, clearly described the conditions upon their arrival.  Single story lightweight word frame rambler with fire showing from the first floor quadrant on sides Charlie and Delta burning through the roof, laying out from …

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Injury – Green Meadows Rd

Alarm 0111 was sounded for an injury.  Medic 1 responded with 2.  Hearing the supplemental they immediately requested support from Fire Company 1.  Wagon 1B responded with 3.  Medic 1’s crew was guided to a patient who’s right arm had struck a spinning propeller.  The patient had a severe injuries to his right arm with …

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Unconscious Person Confined – S. Third St.

Alarm 0105 was sounded around 1500 hours for an unconscious person under a restaurant in a crawl space. Wagon-1, Rescue- 1, Chief- 1, Medic-1, Battalion 1, Chief 1100 responded with 12 personnel. On arrival, Chief- 1 spoke with workers who informed him that there was an unconscious worker in the crawl space that they had been …

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Structure Fire – O’Keefe Road

Box 0202 was struck for a residential structure fire.  Engine and Tanker 1 responded with 6 personnel.  Upon arrival the crews went to work on the second floor and attic.  The fire was knocked down and extensive overhaul was started in the heat and humidity.  Company One units cleared after 4 1/2 hours on scene. …

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Rural Water Supply Training

Members of Companies 1 and 10 participated in rural water supply operations. Tanker nursing operations were demonstrated.  Multiple methods of connecting into a supply line during rural operations were discussed.  Finally Driver/Pumper Operators were trained on drafting using two separate intakes to maximize water flow.  The training was very successful.

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Commercial Vehicle Fire – Eastern Byp

Box 0135 was sounded for a reported tractor fire. Engine 1 and Tanker 1 responded with 6 personnel. Engine 1 arrived on scene to find the rear of a flatbed trailer off.  Ironically the load was fire retardant lumber. The Engine crew stretched the 200 foot cross lay and flowed foam quickly knocking down the fire. The Tanker arrived …

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