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    Members of the Lynchburg Fire Dept. Deployed to Southwest VA

    The Lynchburg Fire Department’s Technical Rescue Team has been deployed at the request of the Virginia Department of Emergency Management to assist with water rescue(s) and flash flooding in far Southwest Virginia. 

    The Lynchburg Fire Department maintains a Technical Rescue Team that is capable of being deployed throughout the country in support of the National and State Mutual Aid System(s).  Currently, there is no time frame for the return of the fire department team.

    “We want the public to know this deployment will not have any effect on the City’s Fire Department resources and response,” said Chief Wormser.

    For more information, contact Chief  Wormser at (434) 455-6345.