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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Church fire caused by oily rags

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CHURCH FIRE CAUSED BY OILY RAGS

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - FIRE INVESTIGATORS DETERMINE OILY RAGS SPONTANEOUSLY CAUGHT FIRE AT THE UNIVERSITY BAPTIST CHURCH.  THE FIRE ALARM PROVIDED EARLY NOTIFICATION PREVENTING GREATE...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

Fire alarm provides early warning in church fire

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FIRE ALARM PROVIDES EARLY WARNING IN UNIVERSITY BAPTIST CHURCH FIRE

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - Firefighters called to a fire alarm around 7 p.m. encountered smoke in a church sanctuary. A quick response by the City of Charlottes...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Five displaced in Charlottesville house fire

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 22, 2020

FIVE DISPLACED IN CHARLOTTESVILLE HOUSE FIRE

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - FIREFIGHTERS ENCOUNTED HEAVY SMOKE AND FIRE AT A HOME ON TEH 1500 BLOCK OF ROSA TERRACE JUST AFTER 10:00 AM.  THE HOME HAD NO WORKING SMOKE ALARMS,...

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Charlottesville Fire News
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Deputy Chief Joe Powers Appointed as City Fire Official

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril  29, 2020

Powers appointed after retirement of Battalion Chief Jay Davis from the Charlottesville Fire Department

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The City of Charlottesville announces the appointment of Deputy Chief Joe Po...

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