Stonewall Jackson Volunteer Fire Department

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Proudly Serving Prince William County Since 1971
2014 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 133 338
Feb 83 274
Mar 97 321
Apr 77 328
May 117 359
Jun 81 345
Jul 0 0
Aug 0 0
Sep 0 0
Oct 0 0
Nov 0 0
Dec 0 0
Total 588 1965

Past Responses
Fire EMS
2013 1173 3726
2012 1207 3840
2011 1252 3964
2010 1148 3902
2009 1128 3752
2008 1245 3799

Website Traffic
Visitors From
February 15, 2007
680,415
Visitors Today
Jul 29, 2014
1,721

Welcome

 

The Stonewall Jackson Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, based just north of Manassas, VA, has proudly served the citizens of Prince William County since April 1971. The department is dedicated to the preservation of life and property through education, quality emergency medical care, and effective fire suppression and hazard mitigation.

This past year, our fire station responded to over 5,000 calls for emergency service. We would not be able to do that without your support.

Auto fire on the interstate

Fire Captain Brian Placon, July 14

At 2023 hours, Engine 511B and E504 (opposite direction) were dispatched for an auto fire on the westbound side of Interstate 66 at the 49.7 mile marker. Dispatch received multiple calls including radio transmission from VSP confirming a vehicle on fire. E511B arrived on scene of a small fire in the engine compartment of and older style Honda sedan. The crew rapidly knocked the fire down, forced ... (Full Story & Photos)

Car Fire on Balls Ford

Assistant Chief Tom Wood, March 18

At approximately 2330, Engine 511 was dispatched to Box 1123 for a reported car fire at the Best Western Hotel on Balls Ford Road. E511 responded and arrived on scene with fire showing from the engine compartment of a pickup truck in the parking lot, exposing a nearby vehicle.

E511's crew stretched a handline and knocked the bulk of the fire down quickly, then worked to open the hood to overhaul ... (Full Story & Photos)

Hose Deployment and Advancement Training

General Member Rich Moraski, February 20

Two red hat members of the C weekend duty crew worked on their hose deployment and advancement skills. Engine 511 was placed near the hydrant to the north of the station, and the red hats cleared the hydrant and attached the Humat valve. Once water supply was established, both crosslays were pulled and advanced to two separate doors of the station. After flaking out the lines and calling for water, ... (Full Story & Photos)

House Fire on Lafayette

Assistant Chief Tom Wood, February 18

At approximately 0200, units from Stonewall, Manassas City, Manassas Park, Yorkshire, Bristow, Evergreen, and Buckhall were dispatched to Box 1112 for a reported house fire on Lafayette Avenue. The caller reported a fire in a bedroom. T511 arrived on the scene in less than 5 minutes and reported fire showing from second floor windows. The homeowner was in the front yard attacking the fire with ... (Full Story & Photos)

Power line separates from the house as E511 arrives on scene.
Power line separates from the house as E511 arrives on scene.

Photo courtesy D. Holman.
Photo courtesy D. Holman.

Truck Arrives First Due at House Fire

Assistant Chief Tom Wood, February 02

At approximately 1430, units from Stonewall, Manassas City, Manassas Park, Yorkshire, Bristow, Buckhall, and Gainesville were dispatched to Box 1110 for a reported house fire on Lomond Drive. A caller reported smoke visible from the roof and front door of a house. Engine, Ambulance, and Medic 511 were just arriving on the scene of an unconscious elsewhere in the first due. T511 responded from quarters ... (Full Story & Photos)

Flyout from Motorcycle Accident

Life Member Steven King, February 02

Sunday afternoon, units from Stonewall and Gainesville were dispatched for an auto accident involving a motorcycle at Interstate 66 and Lee Highway (Rt. 29). Callers reported a motorcycle struck the side of a passenger vehicle on the on-ramp to I-66 eastbound. As fire and rescue units responded to the dispatched location, additional callers reported the accident at the I-66 and the Rt. 234 Bypass. ... (Full Story & Photos)

FF Ortiz watches helicopter AirCare 1 safety liftoff from the landing zone.
FF Ortiz watches helicopter AirCare 1 safety liftoff from the landing zone.

Detached Garage Fire Extends to Dwelling

Fire Captain Brian Placon, February 01

At 1531 hrs, Prince William County Communications alerted units from the 1st and 4th battalion and the City of Manassas to a detached garage fire in the Yorkshire area of Manassas. First arriving units found a detached garage approximately 20'x20' in size and approximately 20' from an occupied 1 story dwelling fully involved with some extension into the dwelling. Engine 509 performed a quick blitz ... (Full Story & Photos)

Woman Falls From 3rd Story Window

Life Member Steven King, January 31

The Thursday night crew responded to a report of an injury from a fall out of a third story window during the early hours of January 31, 2014. Engine 511 arrived on-scene to find a bleeding, conscious 23-year-old woman lying on the frozen ground. While PWC police officers interviewed a potential witness, Firefighter/EMTs from the Engine crew manually stabilized the patient's cervical spine and began ... (Full Story & Photos)

FF Ortiz, FF King, and LT Price (pictured L-R) prepare for AirCare 3 to takeoff.
FF Ortiz, FF King, and LT Price (pictured L-R) prepare for AirCare 3 to takeoff.

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