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June Is National Fireworks Safety Month

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Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue Although the first holiday of the summer has come and gone, the excitement and anticipation of all the wonderful festivities yet to happen remains; part of that excitement is fireworks. Annually, healthcare practitioners and public safety officials warn consumers about the dangers of fireworks that can result in injury, death and destruction of …

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Fire on Poe Drive

Provided by City of Manassas On Sunday May 21, at approximately 12:15 a. m., the City Of Manassas Fire and Rescue Department along with units from Manassas Park and Prince William County Department of Fire & Rescue responded to the 10300 block of Poe Drive for a two-alarm structure fire. The home was occupied by three adults at the time. …

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EMS Week May 21 – 27

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue National Emergency Medical Services Week (EMS Week) is May 21 – 27 . This year’s theme is EMS Strong – Always in Service, recognizing more than 840,000 honorable men and women in the EMS profession who serve our communities nationwide. EMS Week, as defined by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), is an …

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Flood Safety Awareness – Are You Prepared Should Flooding Occur in Your Area?

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting heavy rain over the next few days. Periodically, rainfall may become extremely heavy causing streams and rivers to overflow; flooding streets, communities and other low line areas. According to the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), flooding is one of the major threats facing Virginia annually. …

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Fire and Rescue Graduation Ceremony – Recruit Class 2016-3

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Friday, May 5th at 10:00 a. m., the Department of Fire and Rescue held its graduation ceremony for Recruit Class 2016-3 at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas. Battalion Chief Chris Granger presided over the ceremony. Class 2016-3 consisted of 24 Fire and Rescue Technicians who successfully completed 28 weeks of …

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Fire on Nash Drive

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Provided by City of Manassas On Thursday, May 5, City of Manassas Fire & Rescue units were called to a two alarm fire in the 9300 block of Nash Drive in the Sumner Lake area of Manassas. Upon arrival, the single family home was fully engulfed. The Red Cross is assisting seven family members. One firefighter was transported to the hospital …

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Fire and Rescue Recruit School Graduation Class 2016-3

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Friday, May 5th at 10:00 a. m., the Department of Fire and Rescue will hold its graduation ceremony for Recruit Class 2016-3 at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas. Battalion Chief Chris Granger will preside over the ceremony. Class 2016-3 consist of 24 Fire and Rescue Technicians who successfully completed 28 …

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Burbank Lane Attempt to Burn Incident

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On, Sunday, April 30th , fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in the 3200 block of Burbank Lane in Dale City. Upon arrival, firefighters discovered the fire had been extinguished by a resident. The Prince William County Fire Marshal’s Office initiated an investigation. Through witnesses’ statements it was determined …

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Lomond Drive Threat to Burn Investigation and Arrest

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On April 21st, the Fire Marshal’s Office received a complaint from a member of the Sudley Road/Lomond Drive homeless community indicating that people were vandalizing tents and personal belongings of other members of the homeless community by means of fire. Investigators from the Prince William County Fire Marshal’s Office developed a suspect and …

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