Category: Fire

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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Traffic Crash With Entrapment – Springs Rd

Alarm 0118 was sounded for a traffic collision with entrapment.  Engine 1 arrived on scene with a SUV on its side with one patient trapped inside.  Engine 1’s officer established Springs Road Command while the crew started initial stabilization. Once Rescue 1 arrived, stabilization was completed and the roof was removed within 10 minutes. Company …

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Training Burn – Airlie Rd

The Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company was able to take advantage of an abandoned house for training. Crews spent several hours practicing ventilation, hose advancement, search / rescue, and ladder deployment. Units involved in training: K1, R1, X1, U1

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Open House – 2013

The Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company held the annual open house from 10am-2pm.  During this time the citizens were able to take tours of the station, see the apparatus, and engage with the membership to see what it’s like to be a Warrenton Volunteer Firefighter/EMT.  We would like to thank the Warrenton Town Police, the Fauquier …

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Crash with Entrapment – Marsh Rd

Box 0217 was sounded for a traffic collision reported with entrapment. Units arrived finding one vehicle involved located off the roadway on its roof with one trapped inside. The second vehicle involved was off the roadway into the woods. The trapped driver was removed and transported to Fauquier ER. Two others reported minor injuries and …

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