Early morning EMS call brought firefighters out on HWY 805. Firefighters and EMS was having a difficult time finding location. Dispatch called back and found the address was given wrong and the locati...
Congratulations goes to several members. Firefighter Denise Taylor graduated from college, Jr Firefighter Cameron Triplett becomes a freshman and Firefifhter Matthew Corbett received his EMT Intermedi...
The Jenkins Fire Department had the yearly awards dinner on Dec 17, 2018. Awards given included 5 yr service to Roy Triplett and Matt Anderson, 10 yr service to Matthew Corbett, 15 year to Elijah Davi...
Residents notified City workers of a foamy substance in Elkhorn Creek. Workers searched the are for possible source. EPA and Fish and Wildlife notified. Fire Department was told to dike the creek. 3 separate locations were dike.
Firefighters responded to Forest Hills to a structure fire in the early morning. On arrival the structure was fully involved. Firefighters attacked the fire and contained it in the structure. The fire was extinguished.
Gas smell was reported at Giovannis' Pizza. On arrival building and area checked. Building's windows opened for ventilation. Source of the smell came from neighborhood behind store. Someone was changing a gas tank on a tractor.
Fire units responded to Hardees for a possible fire. Firefighters found smoke in building and used a thermal imaging camera to investigate. No fire was found and it was determined that the smoke had come from the air unit fan.
1) Firefighter assisted male after falling. No injuries. 2) Firefighters responded to an alarm activation at a residence on Lakeside Drive. On arrival it was found everything was OK. Grease that was being warmed began to smoke activationg the smoke alarm.
1) Firefighters callled to an EMS call in Payne Gap area. Firefighters performed CPR on patient until EMS arrived and transported. One firefighter assisted EMS on the way to the hospital. 2) While in route to hospital, Unit 12 came upon an one vehicle accident .
1) Firefighters were paged early morning to assist police with traffic control at an one vehicle accident on HWY 805. 2) Firefighters respoded to an EMS call on Cane Branch. Firefighters remained with patient until EMS arrived.
1)Smoke was in the apartments at Goodwater Falls. On arrival firefighters checked apartments with a thermal imaging camera and found no fire. The air system had pulled smoke into the apartments. 2)Structure fire reported on Ginseng Drive.
1) Firefighters responded to an one vehicle car accident on HWY 805 at the Number 3 curve. Firefighters checked the driver and packaged the driver for transport by EMS. 2) Firefighters responded to assist male who had fallen and needing assistance into the bed.
Virginia Forestry had a controlled burn on the border. Apparently a log had rolled and set another fire. Engine 9 was pulled and firefighter watched the fire and kept the fire from spreading to cabins.