On Monday Feb 13, at approx. 1945 hrs during our weekly company drill, units were alerted to an MVA involving a tractor trailer and car. Units arrived to find a tractor trailer vs. car with the car fully involved in fire. Crews extinguished the fire and unfortunately found one pt. deceased. The scene was secured, once investigation teams concluded, SVFD members respectfully removed the victim from ... (Full Story)
An alarm of fire was sounded for a vacant structure on Jamestown Ave. at 1825 hrs on Saturday Feb. 11, 2017. Engines 51,52,50 and Rescue 50 responded under the command of Fire Chief Jason Stallings. Chief Stallings (501) arrived to find fire showing in the front of building, crew quickly went to work and extinguished/overhauled the fire, performed searches which were negative and ventilated the ... (Full Story & Photos)
Rescue 50, with a crew of 4, followed by Engine 51, 502 and 504 responded at 0721 hrs on Feb. 6 for an MVA with one trapped on Turner Dr. Crews removed the roof and drivers side within 20 minutes to remove the pt. who was ground transported to a local hospital.
Units responding: 502 (Hackney), 504 (Edwards), Engine 51, Rescue 50, Isle of Wight Rescue Squad Station 60... (Full Story & Photos)
Fire Chief Jason Stallings and Deputy Chief Jerry Hackney during awards presentation
On Friday evening, Feb. 3, the Smithfield Vol. Fire Department hosted its annual awards banquet at the Smithfield Center in downtown Smithfield. The officers would like to extend a thank you to the members and their families for the support and dedication throughout the year as they provide an invaluable emergency service to the citizens and visitors of the Town of Smithfield and the County of Isle ... (Full Story & Photos)