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WTKR Norfolk
VA Task Force is back from Puerto Rico, now they’re hard at work in Virginia Beachresponders on the local, state and federal level have came to Virginia Beach fo
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
responders on the local, state and federal level have came to Virginia Beach for the academy since 1999. Captain of the Virginia Beach Fire department John Rigolo said, “This is the top of the pyramid when it comes to technical rescue training... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia Beach Fire Department soon to bring new fire truck and crew to Fort Story baseVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Fire Department says they’ve received
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Fire Department says they’ve received more than 7,000 fire and EMS calls in the north end of the city in 2016. The closest fire station to the community is 10 minutes away and another is 16 minutes... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Child, two adults rescued from rip current at Virginia Beach OceanfrontVa. – A 7-year-old girl and two adults struggling to escape a rip current at th
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
Va. – A 7-year-old girl and two adults struggling to escape a rip current at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront were rescued by Virginia Beach Fire Department firefighters on Sunday. The 7-year-old girl was playing near the water’s edge near 18th... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Live now: Virginia Beach Fire Department sets abandoned house on fire for demonstrationVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Fire Department is usually in the busi
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Fire Department is usually in the business of putting out fires, but Wednesday they were the ones setting a fire to demonstrate how quickly flames can spread. The demonstration at an abandoned residence on... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia Beach emergency crews working trench rescueVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Officials with the Virginia Beach Fire Department, Virgin
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 20 days ago
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Officials with the Virginia Beach Fire Department, Virginia Beach Emergency Medical Services and Virginia Beach Police Department are working a trench rescue case in the 500 block of Kempsville Road Monday afternoon. VBFD,... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula residents continue support as third major hurricane makes landfallas the storm moved away from the area. They started clearing debris from the ca
Daily Press / Posted a month ago
as the storm moved away from the area. They started clearing debris from the campus as soon as it was safe to go outside. Virginia Beach Fire Department spokesman Art Kohn told the Daily Press the current group is made up of 80 responders,... Read more

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