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Several regions of the state continue to be at risk for roadway flooding - #TurnAroundDontDrown ... See MoreSee Less

Several regions of the state continue to be at risk for roadway flooding - #TurnAroundDontDrown
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A person is dead following an apartment fire early Sunday morning in Merrifield, VA. Officials say the fire occurred in the 2900 block of Kings Chapel Road: http://bit.ly/2X2qN3H

This weekend, we will be commemorating each section of Arlington National Cemetery with photos, history, and information on landmarks and notable graves. If you see a section in which you ancestors, family or loved ones, please share so we may remember them with you.

UPDATE-apartment fire in 2900 block of Kings Chapel Rd-Merrifield. Fire out. One civilian transported to hospital for check-up. No reported firefighter injuries at this time. Fire Investigators on scene to determine cause. City of Fairfax FD and @ArlingtonVaFD assisting. #FCFRD

UPDATE - apartment fire in 2900 block of Kings Chapel Road in Merrifield. Bulk of fire knocked down. Crews hitting hot-spots and checking for extension. One person located deceased. (Photos C/O M. Clarke) #FCFRD #FairfaxCounty

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FAIRFAX COUNTY | GARDEN APARTMENT FIRE | 2906 KINGS CHAPEL ROAD | FIRE SHOWING FROM THE BALCONY WITH PEOPLE TRAPPED | FIRE KNOCKED | RIT LEVEL 1 AND SECOND ALARM REQUESTED

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Richmond water rescue teams train on flooded James River https://www.nbc12.com/2020/05/23/richmond-water-rescue-teams-train-flooded-james-river/

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The IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery is a one-of-a-kind addiction treatment facility specializing in PTSD for IAFF members – and IAFF members only – who are struggling with addiction, PTSD other related behavioral health challenges to receive the help they need in taking the first steps toward recovery. It is a safe haven for members to talk with other members who have faced or overcome similar challenges.

https://www.iaffrecoverycenter.com

Who are we?

Chartered in 1955, the Virginia Professional Fire Fighters (VPFF) is an association of local unions representing over 8, 000 International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) members across the Commonwealth of Virginia.

VPFF members provide fire protection and emergency medical services to 70% of Virginia’s population.  As well, VPFF members provide these and other specialized services at several of Virginia’s major airports and military installations.  VPFF members are fire fighters, fire officers, fire inspectors, fire investigators, hazardous materials specialists, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, training instructors, water rescue specialists, and 911 dispatchers.