Saturday, July 30th, 2016
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Company 5 Fire responds for landing zone request from Charlotte Co. Rescue at the Meherrin helipad. VCU LifeEvac 1 responded for patient care. Company 5 operated with Squad 5 and Support 5 with 7 pers...
Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
Squad 5 responded with request from Prince Edward Vol. Rescue Squad for a 2 vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 460 & Holly Farms Farm in Rice, Va. Law Enforcement on scene advising 2 ve...
Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
Company 5 responded to Washington Street in Meherrin for the report of smoke from a vent in a residence. Engine 5 arrived to find a single story structure with nothing showing. Investigation by memb...
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Company 5 Fire & Rescue along with Keysville Vol. Fire Dept, Charlotte Co. Sheriffs Office and Virginia State Police responded in front of the Keysville Drive Inn for a tractor trailer accident of...
Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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Hook & Ladder Softball Tournament will be hosted by the Meherrin Volunteer Fire & Rescue on October 20-21 of 2018. Anyone who is interested in putting a team together in the tournament please ...
Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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During Tuesday night monthly meeting members voted to add another tool to better serve the community of Meherrin and the surrounding areas. We voted to sell our back up Medi unit Medic 5-2 which is al...
Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Members with the Meherrin Fire/Rescue have put countless hours to remodel the engine that we have purchased from the Farmville Fire Department and it has been in service for the last 6 months. This pu...
Sunday, May 4th, 2014
On May 4th, Asst, Chief Pyle and Engineer Nash were on hand at the Farmville Moose Lodge to receive a $500 donation on behalf of the department. The Moose Lodge made several donations to area fire and...
Call history
2nd Due Structure Fire
Saturday, January 5th, 2013

Company 5 along with Company 2 (Hampden Sydney) were dispatched for a Residential Structure Fire with reports of smoke coming from the eaves of the residence. Upon arrival units encountered fire coming from the roof of the residence with the attic area completely engulfed in flames. Squad 5's crew began an interior attack on the "A" side of the structure, while the Crew from Engine 2-2 deployed a second attack line on the "B" side of the structure. Command requested that a 3rd company be added to the assignment and also resquested Tankers from the 3rd and 4th due Companies. Water shuttle operations began. The fire was brought under control and extinguished with heavy fire damage to the entire residence.

Units Operating on Scene: Squad 5, Tanker 5-5, Rescue 5-8, Engine 2-2, Engine 1-2, Tanker 1-5, Utility 1, Chief 1, Tanker 6-5, Air 50

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53 entries in the Call history
Saturday, July 30th, 2016
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Company 5 Fire responds for landing zone request from Charlotte Co. Rescue at the Meherrin helipad. VCU LifeEvac 1 responded for patient care. Company 5 operated with Squad 5 and Support 5 with 7 personnel.
Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
Squad 5 responded with request from Prince Edward Vol. Rescue Squad for a 2 vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 460 & Holly Farms Farm in Rice, Va. Law Enforcement on scene advising 2 vehicles with injuries and trouble getting patient out of the vehicle due to an obstructed drivers sid...
Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
Company 5 responded to Washington Street in Meherrin for the report of smoke from a vent in a residence. Engine 5 arrived to find a single story structure with nothing showing. Investigation by members revealed no smoke or fire evident, that a heater was activated and caused the initial smoke.
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Company 5 Fire & Rescue along with Keysville Vol. Fire Dept, Charlotte Co. Sheriffs Office and Virginia State Police responded in front of the Keysville Drive Inn for a tractor trailer accident off the roadway.
Monday, November 4th, 2013
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On November 4th @ 12:58 Company 5 - Meherrin (1st due) and Company 2 - Hampden Sydney (2nd due) were dispatched to the 13000 block of Farmville Road for a reported shed/barn fire. An arriving POV unit advised the fire was out and homeowner was requesting the sturture to be checked.
Wednesday, October 30th, 2013
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On October 30 @ 11:49 Meherrin Rescue was dispatched for a male with a possible CVA. On arrival of Rescue 5-8 the dispatch was confirmed and Life-Evac 1 was requested to launch to the Meherrin Heli-pad.
Saturday, October 19th, 2013
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On October 19 Meherrin 505 (Lt. Taylor) ran up on a MVA on Farmville Road near Mud Dusty Road. 505 advised it was a single vehicle down an embankment with no injuries. Meherrin Fire was dispatched and Squad 5 arrived @ 07:17 with 505 in command.
Wednesday, October 9th, 2013
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On October 9 @ 07:20 Meherrin Fire & Rescue were dispatched to the 500 block of Loman Road for a single vehicle overturned with one reported injury. Squad 5 arrived and confirmed the dispatch with Meherrin 502 (Asst.
Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
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On September 18th @ 15:24 Meherrin Fire was requested to secure the Meherrin Heli-Pad for Charlotte Rescue for a medical fly out. After Charlotte comfirmed they would use our pad Squad 5 arrived @ 15:42 with Meherrin 502 (Asst.
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
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On February 5 @ 0720 Company 5 & Keysville Fire Department were dispatched for a reported Chimney Fire. Support 5 with Asst Chief Pyle responded ahead of Squad 5, upon arrival he advised that he had active fire coming from the chimney.
Saturday, January 26th, 2013
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On January 26 @ 1715 Company 5 & Company 7 dispatched for a reported structure fire. While en route crews were advised that there was smoke coming from underneath the residence. Upon arrival Squad 5 advised light black smoke coming from underneath the residence.
Friday, January 18th, 2013
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On January 18 @ 2049 Company 5 dispatched for a car fire, threatening a structure. Squad 5 arrived to find one car with heavy fire coming from the engine compartment with vehicle being within 25 ft of two structures.
Thursday, January 10th, 2013
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On January 10, Company 5 & Company 2 were dispatched for a reported garage fire. Squad 5 arrived to find a 8x10 shed with light smoke showing from the "A" side. Crews stretched an attack line and made entry into the shed to find no fire just smoky conditions.
Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
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Company 5 dispatched for a single vehicle MVC reported no injuries. Squad 5 arrived to find on vehicle out of the roadway over an embankment and into the trees. Squad 5 crew checked for injuries and controlled any fire hazards.
Saturday, January 5th, 2013
Company 5 along with Company 2 (Hampden Sydney) were dispatched for a Residential Structure Fire with reports of smoke coming from the eaves of the residence. Upon arrival units encountered fire coming from the roof of the residence with the attic area completely engulfed in flames.
Tuesday, December 27th, 2011
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On December 27 @ 12:55 Meherrin Fire was dispatched to assist Keysville Fire with a commercial structure fire @ 832 Kings Highway. Engine 5-1, Tanker 5-5, and Squad 5 arrived @ 13:06 with a commercial metal frame building with heavy fire showing from the roof.
Monday, December 26th, 2011
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On December 26 @ 11:57 Meherrin Fire & Rescue was dispatched to the intersection of Green Bay Road and Tower Rd for a single vehicle overturned, unknown injuries. While responding the incident location was changed to the area of Green Bay Road and Leigh Mountain Road.
Friday, December 23rd, 2011
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On December 23 @ 07:33 Meherrin Fire & Rescue was dispatched for a single vehicle MVA overturned unknown injuries, on Meherrin Road. Squad 5 arrived @ 07:44 with a single vehicle upright down an embankment with the occupant out of the vehicle, 501 (Chief Pyle) in command.
Thursday, September 15th, 2011
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On September 15 @ 15:38 a local citizen contact Station 5 reference to have a injured goat that had fallen down a dam. Squad 5 arrived @ 15:44 with 503 (Capt. Pyle) in command. Crews worked with the homeowners to assess the best way to move the goat.
Saturday, September 10th, 2011
On September 10 @ 03:40 Company 5 Fire & Rescue were dispatched to the vicinity of Duffey's Mini Mart on Patrick Henry Highway for a reported single vehicle MVA with one patient still in the vehicle with known injuries.
53 entries in the Call history

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