Category: Press Release

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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Help Needed Following Structure Fire

On the afternoon of December 20th, WVFC and surrounding companies responded to a house fire in Warrenton. It has been determined that we will be the point of contact for any inquiries about family needs. While we have not been able to make direct contact, we have been able to reach a close family friend. …

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Structure Fire – Oliver City Rd.

On Thursday, December 20th around 1545 hrs, Warrenton Fire and surrounding companies were dispatched to a reported kitchen fire in the 400 blk. of Oliver City Rd. Wagon 1 arrived to find a single family house, fire showing on the back of the house. Wagon 1 crew took a line through the front door and …

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Christmas Spirit

On Sunday, December 16th, the WVFC was asked to help bring holiday cheer to a local family. Santa and his better half, Mrs. Claus, rode Rescue 1 from quarters to the family’s house. While returning, WVFC was dispatched to an odor of smoke in an apartment building, so Santa and Mrs. Claus took the call …

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Structure Fire – Leeds Manor Rd

On Friday, November 23rd, around 2300 hrs, units were dispatched for the 2nd due Engine and Tanker and 1st due Rescue to a reported house fire in the 7800 Blk. of Leeds Manor Road. Battalion 1 arrived first on scene to find a large abandoned two-story single family home with 100% involvement and partial collapse. …

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Commercial Structure Fire – Broadview Ave

On Monday, November 5th at 2359 hrs, units were dispatched to the reported commercial structure fire on Broadview Avenue. Units arrived on scene to find heavy smoke from the roof of the commercial structure. Personnel from W1, R1, T1, E19, and M1 made entry into the building and got personnel to the roof for ventilation. R1 and T1 drivers worked together …

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2018 Open House

You’re invited to visit the Fire Station.  Warrenton Vol. Fire Company – Annual Open House Sunday October 21st from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM Station Tours – Fire Safety – Equipment Demos – CPR Instructions – Apparatus Displays – Face Painting – Food – Medical Helicopter – and several other interactive things for all age groups. …

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Traffic Crash with Entrapment – James Madison Hwy/Merry Oaks Rd

On Wednesday, October 3rd, at approximately 0653hrs, Rescue Squad 1 was dispatched to the area of James Madison Highway at Merry Oaks Road for a traffic crash with a single occupant trapped and pinned in the vehicle. The crew of Rescue Squad 1 found the vehicle approximately 125’ from the road in a field. The …

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23 Year Anniversary of LODD Chris Garneau

August 17th, 2018 marked the 23 year anniversary of the passing of Firefighter Chris Garneau of the Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company. Born July 6th, 1978, he joined the WVFC in October of 1994 and became a very active and lively member as soon as he was voted in. For those that remember him, his bright and fun …

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Structure Fire – Green Road

On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at approximately 2245 hrs, multiple units were dispatched to the 9700-block of Green Road for a reported residential fire. Battalion 1 and Medic 14 arrived to find a 2-story single family colonial type residence with an attached garage and advanced fire conditions on the front.Battalion 1 established and held Incident …

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