Posted on: June 18, 2022
Thursday evening, June 16th, a severe thunderstorm and an EF1 Tornado passed through a portion Goochland County.
The Goochland County Sheriff’s Office, Goochland County Fire-Rescue, and numerous citizens rallied together to help one another overnight and throughout the day Friday. Following the storm, approximately 3,700 power outages were reported between...Read on...
Posted on: April 25, 2022
Goochland County Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services will begin their annual testing and preventative maintenance program for dry hydrants on May 1, 2022.
Dry hydrants in ponds, lakes, and streams throughout the county are a relied upon means of rural water supply to support fire suppression.
Trident Mobile Service, LLC will perform the testing, preventive maintenance, and inspections this year. Y...Read on...
Posted on: January 8, 2022
On Saturday, January 8th at 01:14 hours, Goochland County Department of Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services responded to Shallow Well Road in eastern Goochland for a house fire.
Engine 631 and Medic 630 from Company 3 arrived at 01:24 hours reporting a single wide mobile home with fire visible underneath and on the back side. An offensive exterior fire attack was initiated and water was supplied from three tankers on t...Read on...
Posted on: January 7, 2022
On Friday, January 7th at 05:28 hours, Goochland County Department of Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services responded to New Town Road off Rock Castle Road for a house fire in southern Goochland.
The house fire was reported as being fully involved and possibly someone trapped inside.
A Goochland County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff arrived first on the scene confirming it was a working fire. The first fire unit arrived on the ...Read on...