Santa’s Ride Thru Ashburn with AVFRD – 2019

By |December 14th, 2019|Categories: |Tags: , , , , , |

The Ashburn Santa 'Parade' is a perennial favorite of children and adults alike, when Santa rides through Ashburn on a yellow fire truck from the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department. Santa's ride starts at the Potomac Club at Lansdowne around 5 pm, and ending at Ashburn Village Sports [...]

Fatal Accident at Loudoun County Pkwy and Gloucester Blvd

By |November 25th, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , |

Shortly after 1:00am on November 25th, Ashburn and Sterling units were alerted for an auto accident with injuries and person ejected.   One involved vehicle had four passengers with injuries —adults age 26 and 27 and children age 3 and 5— ranging from minor to serious and were transported to nearby hospitals [...]

Wardlaw Terrace Fire Caused by Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , , |

On Wednesday, Nov. 23rd at 06:24 am, 911 received a call reporting a structure fire on Wardlaw Terrace in Ashburn.  The caller advised that the rear of a neighbor’s house was on fire.  Units were dispatched from Ashburn, Lansdowne, Leesburg Fire, Moorefield, Sterling Fire, Battalion Chief 601 & 603, AC606, [...]

Vacant Home Fire

By |November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , , , |

Just after 6:00am on November 22, 2016, Ashburn and other stations responded for a structure fire near Belmont Ridge Road and Gloucester Parkway. The house was abandoned. Dry and windy conditions allowed some small spots of brush to be ignited, which crews quickly extinguished.  Due to the advanced state [...]

Truck 6 on 2 Car Crash with Extrication

By |October 29th, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , |

At approximately 1810 hours on October 28th, Truck Co 6 came across a 2 car crash with entrapment along Ashburn Rd.  Truck 6 called for the rest of the assignment, stabilized the vehicle, and had the patient extricated within 5 minutes. Units: T606, E623, A623, EMS601,  BC601, A606, M622 [...]

Garage Fire on Bristow Circle

By |October 28th, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , , , |

At approximately 11:08 hours on Sunday, October 23, 2016, 1st Battalion units were dispatched for a dwelling fire in the 44100 block of Bristow Circle in Ashburn, VA.  Initial units arrived to find a 2 story, single family dwelling with fire showing from the garage.  Engine 606 grabbed their own plug at [...]

AVFRD Personnel Help to Restore Ashburn Colored School

By |October 10th, 2016|Categories: Community News|Tags: , , , , |

Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department personnel joined with over 600 of our neighbors from Ashburn and surrounding communities to restore the old Ashburn Colored School following an incident of vandalism that left the building marred with racist and vulgar graffiti.  The building is less than a quarter mile [...]

Single Vehicle Rollover on Gloucester

By |October 9th, 2016|Categories: Incidents|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Shortly after midnight last night, Truck Company 6 and Medic 6 were dispatched and first arriving to an accident with rollover/injury on Gloucester Parkway. Three passengers in the car were transported to area hospitals for treatment. Engine 6 was later added to secure a landing zone for AirCare 3 for [...]