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National Burn Awareness Week February 5 – 11, 2017

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue Although Burn Awareness Week is coming to an end, “Be Burn Aware” by taking the necessary precautions to eliminate and/or reduce burn injuries throughout the year. Anyone can sustain a scald burn but infants, young children, older adults and people with disabilities are at high risk for these types of injuries. Most burn …

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Gardner Manor Fire Incident

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Monday, February 6th, at 2:48 a. m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to vehicle fire located in the 14200 block of Gardner Manor in Gainesville. Upon arrival, firefighters were informed all occupants were safely out of the RV. As fire and rescue crews made entry, they observed fire in the subfloor …

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Apartment Fire Displaces Five Adults

Provided by City of Manassas On Sunday, Feb. 5, City of Manassas Fire & Rescue units responded to a fire at an apartment building in the 8600 block of Bruton Parish Court.  The fire started on the deck of the top apartment and damaged the exterior walls of both the top floor apartment and the apartment below it.  No occupants …

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Nichols Court Fire Incident

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Thursday, February 2nd at 9:05 p. m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a single family home located in the 4100 block of Nichols Court in Dumfries. Upon arrival, firefighters observed smoke showing from the front of the home. As they made entry, firefighters discovered a fire …

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Department of Fire & Rescue to Hold Promotional Ceremony

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue Please join the Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue in honoring employees who have been recently promoted and are to be recognized during our Winter 2017 Promotion Ceremony. The event will take place on Friday, February 3rd, 2017, at 10:00 a. m. in the auditorium of the A.J. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 …

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Running Pine Court Fire Incident

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Tuesday, January 31st at 2:19 a. m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a single-family home located in the 18400 block of Running Pine Court in Triangle. Upon arrival, fire and rescue crews observed fire blazing from the second floor at which time they were informed two …

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Recent Fires in Prince William County

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Saturday, January 28th at 9:04 a. m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a two-story single family home located in the 5000 block of Lakeland Court in Dale City. Upon arrival, fire and rescue crews observed smoke showing from the roof. Firefighters made entry to the attic …

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Fire and Rescue Recruit School Graduation Class 2016-2

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Friday, January 27th at 10:00 a. m., the Department of Fire and Rescue will hold its graduation ceremony for Recruit Class 2016-2 at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas. Battalion Chief Chris Granger will preside over the ceremony. Class 2016-2 consist of 32 Fire and Rescue Technicians who successfully completed 26 …

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Fire Incident in Manassas Park

Fire at 118 Baker St., Manassas park

Provided by City of Manassas Park At 1311 hours on Thursday, January 12, 2017 a residential structural fire box assignment comprised of Manassas Park City, Manassas City, and Prince William County fire and rescue units, along with Manassas Park Police Department, were dispatched to 118 Baker Street, City of Manassas Park, for the report of a house fire. The first …

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Stay off the Roads Before the Weather Gets Bad

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue As we prepare for another possible ice storm, Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue (pwcgov.org/fire) urges residents to stay off the roads. If you don’t have to travel, don’t! The safest place during a winter storm is indoors. But if travel is unavoidable, be prepared for the worst. Would you know …

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