Provided by Occoquan Woodbridge Lorton VFD
On Jan. 4 at 4:45 a. m., firefighters responded to the report of a townhouse fire at 4161 Churchman Way in Woodbridge. Crews arrived within minutes and reported fire from the back of the townhouse.
Crews entered through the front door and found fire in the basement. The fire was contained to the lower level and the was knocked down within 12 minutes. The blaze is under investigation by the Prince William County Fire Marshal’s Office. Fire and Rescue units from OWL VFD, Dale City VFD, and PWCDF&R responded to the incident. One family was displaced.
OWL VFD is one of the largest and busiest volunteer fire departments in the United States. OWL VFD provides fire suppression, EMS care, and rescue services to 80,000 residents in our 27 square mile area through the operation of three fire stations. OWL volunteer Firefighters and EMTs work the 6 pm to 6 am shift, five days a week, plus 24/7 holidays and weekends.