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High Pressure Lifting Bag Training
Friday, January 22, 2016 13:00
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Members participated in training using high pressure lifting bags and cribbing.

 
   
   
Residential Structure Fire
Friday, February 12, 2016 04:24
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Command 201, Engine 252, Tanker 253, Medic 258 and Adwolfe Fire Department responded to a possible chimney fire at 1678 Chestnut Ridge Road. Upon arrival, found the resident had opened a hole in the wall near the chimney with flames showing and had extended into the attic. Extinguished and overhauled. Red Cross was contacted and assisted the family. Call cleared 06:20.

 
   
   
Single Vehicle MVC
Friday, February 5, 2016 17:58
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Command 201 and Medic 258 responded to a MVC at the 1300 block of Cleghorn Valley Road. Upon arrival, found a single vehicle on its top blocking one lane of traffic. No injuries or hazards reported. Call cleared 18:35

 
Promotions Held
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 16:00
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The Town of Chilhowie Fire & EMS Department held a promotional ceremony promoting Engineer Bill Dungan to Chief Engineer, Captain Jerry Widener to Deputy Chief and Firefighter Randy Sturgill to Sergeant. Congratulations.

 
   
   
EMS vs Snow
   
Friday, January 22, 2016 14:19
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Command 201, Engine 252, Medics 258 & 259 responded to an EMS call after a snow storm. The patient was packaged in a stokes basket and rolled down the snow-covered driveway on a litter wheel.

 
Two Vehicle MVC
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 15:00
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Command 201, Engine 252 and Medic 258 responded to a MVC at the 100 block of East Lee Highway. Upon arrival, found two vehicles with minor damages. No injuries or traffic hazards noted. Call cleared 15:20.

 
Mutual Aid Structure Fire
   
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 01:40
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Engine 252 and Tanker 253 responded to a mutual aid call from Marion Fire & EMS for a residential structure fire at 823 Henry Street. Assisted with extinguishment and water supply. Call cleared 06:09.

 
Single Vehicle MVC
Friday, January 15, 2016 20:00
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Medic 258 responded to a MVC at the 38.1 NB of I-81. Upon arrival, found a single vehicle in the emergency lane with no damages. Driver stated uninjured. Call cleared 20:10.

 
Vehicle Strikes Residential Structure
Friday, January 15, 2016 19:54
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Command 201, Engine 252 and Medic 258 responded to a MVC at 794 Carlock Creek Road. Upon arrival, found a Jeep Liberty had left the road and traveled through a hedge striking a residential structure. Residence was occupied at the time. Driver and occupant transported to ED. Two other passengers refused treatment. Secured the vehicle and assisted with securing the structure. Saltville Rescue Squad assisted with an ED transport. Call cleared 21:41.

 
   
   
Residential Structure Fire
Thursday, January 14, 2016 00:30
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Command 201, Quint 251, Engine 252, Medics 257 & 258 responded to a chimney fire at 1186 Whitetop Road. Upon arrival, found fire showing from roofline of a split-level residential structure. Fire spread throughout attic and first floor. Smoke detectors alerted three occupants and all were out of structure. Adwolfe Fire and Marion Fire & EMS called for assistance. Extinguished and overhauled. Call cleared 05:12.

 
   
   
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