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Virginia Firefighters Rescue Dog in High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 15th floor in Virginia Beach     HighRiseOps Staff VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia –  WAVY reports that Virginia Beach firefighters rescued a dog during a high-rise fire on Sunday. Firefighters responded to the high-rise apartment at 34th Street ...

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Two-Alarm Fire in Richmond High-Rise

Smoke showing from the sixth floor     HighRiseOps Staff RICHMOND, Virginia – WTVR reports that Richmond firefighters fought a two-alarm fire at a high-rise in the Shockoe Bottom neighborhood on Sunday. Firefighters responded to the Jackson Warehouse Apartments at ...

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Virginia Firefighters Respond to Rooftop Fire at Residential Condo

HVAC equipment on fire in Arlington     HighRise Ops Staff ARLINGTON COUNTY, Virginia – ARLnow reported that Arlington County irefighters responded to the Turnberry Tower condo in the Rosslyn neighborhood for a reported fire on the roof. An HVAC ...

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Fire at Portsmouth, VA High-Rise

Fire on the seventh floor     HighRise Ops Staff PORTSMOUTH, Virginia – Portsmouth firefighters responded to an apartment fire in the 200 block of Green Street in Portsmouth on Wednesday. Firefighters arrived and saw fire showing from the seventh ...

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Fire at High-Rise for Seniors in Richmond

Fire on the fourth floor at Dominion Place     HighRise Ops Staff RICHMOND, Virginia – WTVR reports that one person was hospitalized and several residents were displaced after a fire in an apartment at a high-rise senior living facility ...

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Virginia Firefighters Battle High-Rise Fire

Smoke showing from the roof     SUFFOLK, Va. (13 News Now) – Suffolk Fire & Rescue crews are on scene of a high-rise fire in Downtown Suffolk on Wednesday morning. Emergency Communications was called at 9:21 a.m. of the ...

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Several Rescued in Virginia High-Rise Fire

Several rescued over ladders     By Erica Jones, NBC Washington Firefighters in Alexandria rescued several people after a fire broke out at a high-rise apartment building early Monday morning. The fire started just after 2 a.m. on the 5000 ...

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Chaotic Scene at Virginia High-Rise Fire

Firefighters said many residents were disoriented     ALEXANDRIA, Va. (FOX5DC) – Residents at a high-rise apartment building in Alexandria were forced to evacuate early Thursday morning after a fire broke out in their building.  The blaze was reported at ...

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