On April 16, 2018, just after 2:30pm, GVFRS responded to a report
On April 16, 2018, just after 2:30pm, GVFRS responded to a report of a structure fire on Crystal Ln after a neighbor noticed the fire and called 911. Upon arrival, units found approximately half of an abandoned house trailer on fire. Crews worked quickly to extinguish the fire and conduct overhaul operations. Three engines, one tanker, one rescue truck, one medic, and 21 members responded to the scene. Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue back-filled GVFRS Station 1 with a rescue truck, an engine, and personnel. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Assistant Chief Joe Lenderman was in command.