Provided by Occoquan Woodbridge Lorton Volunteer Fire Department
On Tuesday evening, Jan. 28, firefighters were dispatched to 15957 Canada Goose Loop, Woodbridge, for a townhouse fire. Units arrived on scene within minutes and observed smoke from the garage of the townhouse. The fire was contained to the garage and quickly extinguished.
Fire & Rescue units from OWL VFD, Dale City VFD, and PWC Department of Fire & Rescue responded to the incident. One occupant of the home was injured and transported to the hospital. The occupants of the home were displaced and Red Cross was called for assistance. Dominion Power and the PWC Building Inspector’s Office provided assistance to units from the fire department. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Prince William County Fire Marshal’s office.
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. Volunteer Firefighters and EMTs work the 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. shift, five days a week, plus 24/7 holidays and weekends.