Provided by Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton VFD (OWL VFD)
Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Volunteer Firefighters (OWL VFD) responded to the report of a Commercial Structure Fire at 14135 Jefferson Davis Highway, Woodbridge. OWL VFD arrived on scene within minutes and reported a fully involved fire at Meadow Farms Nursery.
A second alarm was called, and defensive position was taken due to downed sparking power lines and the fact that the building was fully engulfed in flames. Prince William County Police Department shut down U.S. Route 1 in both directions during operations.
Fire and Rescue units from OWL VFD, Dale City VFD, Dumfries Triangle VFD, PWC DFR, and Prince William County PD responded to the incident. The Fire Marshal’s office is investigating the cause of the fire.
OWL VFD is one the largest and busiest volunteer fire departments in the United States with almost 300 members. 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.
For more information on OWL VFD, visit owlvfd.org or become a fan on Facebook at Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Volunteer Fire Department.