Category: Fire

Commercial Structure Fire – James Madison Highway

On Saturday, September 30th, 2017 just before 7:00 p.m. box 0112 was struck for a commercial structure fire at the McDonald’s in the Opal area of Fauquier County. Fauquier Communications and Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) reported a grease fire in the kitchen, smoke coming from the roof, and that the fire was possibly out. …

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New – Ladder Truck

WARRENTON, VA – The Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company (WVFC) is thrilled to announce the purchase of a new piece of apparatus to enhance our service capability for our community. With local tax funding and donations, the WVFC was able to sign a contract for a new ladder truck totaling $1,400,000.00. – Read full release below.

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Animal Rescue – Lees Ridge Rd

On Friday, December 2nd units from the WVFC and Fauquier County were alerted to a below grade rescue of a horse trapped in a swimming pool. Crews arrived to find a horse in a in-ground swimming pool that was unable to get out.  Crews quickly drained the pool.  The Little Fork Large Animal Technical Rescue Team …

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Winter & Hoilday Safety

Winter holidays are a time for families and friends to get together. But that also means a greater risk for fire. Following a few simple tips will ensure a happy and fire-safe holiday season.

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Burn Ban – Lifted

Fauquier County has announced that the temporary ban on open burning has been lifted. Recent rains have alleviated the extremely dry conditions found countywide. Please reference the Open Burning Guide before starting your burn. ECC Non-emergency number: 540-347-1313

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Help us find you!

When an emergency strikes you call for us. Seconds and Minutes can feel like an eternity when waiting for the ambulance or fire truck to arrive. Even with the latest mapping and GPS guidance we still rely heavily on your posted 911 address and signs leading us to your home or business. Please take a moment to check that your 911 address is marked properly. …

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Seconds count!

We are reminding citizens and residents to help the fire department by clearing around your local fire hydrant. Seconds count in an emergency, and by ensuring the hydrants are easily accessible and visible, firefighters will be able to use the hydrant(s) more efficiently. Please also ensure access is made so first responders can access buildings …

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Structure Fire – Falmouth St.

Thursday, February 12, 2015 18:51 – Box 0105 was struck for a reported structure fire. Chief 1 arrived on scene first to find a large one story wood frame structure with fire showing (and through the roof) in approx. half of the structure. Chief 1 established command with other WVFC units arriving shortly thereafter to …

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Structure Fire – South Fourth St.

Monday, February 17, 2014 13:19 Box 0105 was struck for a working structure fire. Chief 1 arrived on scene to find a two story wood framed house with fire showing from Side A. Chief 1 established 4th ST command and requested two addition medic units for two burn patients. Wagon and Tower 1 arrived on …

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Structure Fire – Silver Cup Dr

Box 0127 was struck for a reported structure fire. Company 1 units arrived on scene with a single story house with smoke showing from the basement.  Tower 1 crew entered the structure and located a small fire in the basement.  Once the fire was extinguished, crews checked the structure to find no further extension.  Company …

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