Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Open House
Rockfish Valley Hwy Fire
Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Station 2 hosted a Open House for the residents of Wintergreen today.
Bee Mountain Road Fire
At approximately 13:30 Wintergreen Fire was dispatched to the 7,000 block of Rockfish Valley Highway for a reported structure fire with flames showing.
MVC - Blue Ridge Parkway, MM 17
At approximately 12AM this morning Wintergreen Fire Department was dispatched for a structure fire on Bee Mountain Road in the Beech Grove area.
Grant awarded for new ambulance
Wintergreen Fire & Rescue were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash on the Blue Ridge Parkway at approximately mile marker 17 for a vehicle over the embankment with one entrapped.
Happy New Year 2017
Wintergreen Fire and Rescue has been selected to receive a $113,400 grant to be used towards the replacement of Ambulance 177. This will cover about half the cost.
Motor Vehicle Crash on Beach Grove Road
Update on volunteers, new equipment and in 2017 there will be two points of focus: Training more residents on CPR and signing up residents on ALERT WINTERGREEN.
Motor Vehicle Crash on Wintergreen Drive
There were four occupants in the motor vehicle crash on Beech Grove Road near the Blue Ridge Parkway with one transported to the hospital.
Wintergreen's Winter Roads
Units arrived on location to find a passenger vehicle on its side with the driver entrapped.
Nelson County EMS Volunteers Welcomed
Proven safety suggestions for everyone who travels the roads in and around Wintergreen in the winter.
Lessons from the fires in Gatlinburg
Any Nelson County EMS person who would like to volunteer to run on the WTG "County Crew" will be welcomed here...
Deer Run House Fire
From Chief Sheets: "The similarities between Wintergreen and Gatlinburg are significant."
Humpback Rocks Fire
November 26th, 2016 - Wintergreen Fire and Rescue were dispatched to a reported structure fire on Deer Run early Saturday morning. Crews arrived on scene to find a house fully involved with fire showing on three sides.
New EMS Vehicle
November 12th, 2016 - Wintergreen Fire Department was dispatched to Humpback Rock for a camp fire out of control.
The Festy Experience Music Festival
September 16th, 2016 - Wintergreen Fire & Rescue latest addition to its fleet of emergency vehicles.
Spartan Race 2016 at Wintergreen
This festival hosted artists such as Lee Ann Womack, Mary Chapin Carpenter, and the Infamous String Dusters just to name a few and drew crowds of about 4,000 attendees.
Auto accident on Adial Road
September 25th, 2016 - Wintergreen EMS provided ALS transport services to the participants of the Reebok Spartan Race at Wintergreen Resort. This was a two-day event that featured some of the toughest athletes in the country.
Lockn' 2016 - We did it again!
September 15th, 2016 - Wintergreen Fire & Rescue was dispatched to a MVC involving a passenger vehicle and motorcycle on Adial Road at approximately 18:00.
We made it through the colossal multi-day special event of Lockn' during some of the worst heat our region has seen this year.