Mar
30
2015

Brush Truck To Loudoun County, VA

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Around 1300 hrs Brush 205 was alerted to assist Loudoun County, VA with a 9 acre field fire off Sagle Rd in Loudoun Heights. Brush 205 responded with 2 personnel. 205 arrived and headed across the field to make a quick stop on the fast moving fire which was impinging on a barn. Once fire
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Mar
29
2015

Vehicle Fire Route 340 and Saint Marks Rd

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Around 1440hrs units were dispatched for a vehicle fire on Route 340WB at Saint Marks Rd. Chief 3-2 was on scene with passenger car engine compartment on fire. Rescue Engine 52 and Engine 201 arrived on scene and stretched handlines to extinguish the fire crews knocked fire quickly. Units return to service short time after.
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Mar
26
2015

Company 20 Runs Motorcycle vs Deer On Rt 340

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Around 1230 am Ambulance 209, Medic 20, Rescue Squad 20, and Engine 201 were alerted for a motorcycle accident on Route 340 at the 10mm. Units responded and ECC advised updated location of Route 340 and Mt Zion Rd. Medic 20 arrived on scene Route 340WB between Mt Zion Rd and Interstate 70 with one
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Mar
19
2015

Busy Day For Company 20

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Company 20 had 9 calls for the day with the first one at 1 a.m. The volunteers and career staff kept busy all day running different incidents throughout Jefferson, Brunswick, Potomac Valley and Rohrersville. Rescue Squad 20 ran a auto accident with entrapment in Brunswick, Ambulance 209 ran triple fatal shooting in Potomac Valley, Rescue Squad, Engine
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Mar
18
2015

Building Demolition at Eastalco

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Around 0830 hrs Engine Tanker 204 went to the old Eastalco property off Manor Woods Rd to assist Co. 14 with a standby. Quint 14, Engine Tanker 204 and Ambulance 149 where on standby while engineers pulled down and old structure on the property. Engineers cut the supports which weakened the structure then pulled the structure
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Mar
15
2015

Rescue Squad and Chief on Mountain Rescue

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Around 0900 hrs Rescue Squad 20 was alerted to assist Company 19, 5 and WC8 with a mountain rescue near the Ed Garvey Shelter on the Appalachian Trail, While enroute ECC advised possible trauma code with CPR in progress. Patient had been struck by a falling tree while hiking on the trail with friends. Rescue
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Mar
14
2015

Marc Train Incident Awareness

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This past weekend several members of Co. 20 attended MARC Train Incident Awareness Class. The day started with a short video at the training center and then ended the day with hands on / show and tell at the MARC Train yard off Reichs Ford Rd. Crews learned mostly about the safety features of the
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Mar
8
2015

Busy Weekend for JVFC

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The weekend started on Thursday with a significant amount of snow fall over the Frederick area. Crews handle 2 calls throughout the day. One call was an injured SHA employee on Rt340 @ Rt15 split. The SHA employee pulled over to assist a motorist who had left the roadway and was rear ended by another
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Mar
5
2015

JVFC Losses Charter Member

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It is with great sadness that the JVFC has loss one of its Charter Members Richard “Jarbo” Grove. Mr. Grove was a life long member of the JVFC, Jefferson United Church of Christ and The Jefferson Ruritan. The JVFC would like to extend their thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Mr. Gove.
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Mar
4
2015

Early Morning Barn Fire Keeps JVFC Busy

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A busy 24 hours for company 20 with 2 working fires and multiple ambulance calls. Around 0300 hours another 20 box was sounded for a barn fire in the 3000 block of Sumantown Road. Chief 20 arrived on scene with large metal outbuilding fully involved. Chief 20 established Command and held the assignment to Co.
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