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Tue. Aug 15th 2017
No Drill on 08/17

No drill on 08/17 due to first high school football game at Patrick Henry.  

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Tue. Aug 8th 2017
Fire Training for School Bus Drivers

This morning, Washington County School Bus Drivers were trained as to what a bus fire could possibly look like. A s...

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Wed. May 10th 2017
Station Tour

These little twin girls visited our station this afternoon for a tour

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Recent Calls
Sun. Aug 13th 2017
At 00:12, Abingdon Fire was dispatched to a vehicle accident on Interstate 81 with reported entrapment and fire. Upon arrival, the fire had been extinguished by law enforcement. The single occupant in the vehicle had to be extricated by fire personnel. Upon removal from the vehicle, the oc...
Wed. Aug 9th 2017
At 15:15, Abingdon Fire responded to a two-vehicle accident in the front of the Washington County School Board Office. Two individuals were transported by Washington County Life Saving Crew. Traffic in the area was complicated by vehicles leaving Abingdon High School from the first da...
Thu. Aug 3rd 2017
Abingdon Fire was alerted at 14:47 to assist Meadowview Fire and Glade Spring Fire on a fire in an abandoned structure at the intersection of Old Salt Works Road and Moore Creek Road. Upon our arrival, the fire was under control with a few hot spots remaining.  Fire Departments t...
Mon. Jul 31st 2017
At 18:08, Abingdon Fire was alerted to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Lee Highway and Fifteen Mile Boulevard. Fire personnel contained fluids leaked from the vehicles and cleared the roadway of vehicle debris. Chief 201, Rescue Engine 205, and Battalion 209 re...
Mon. Jul 17th 2017
At 17:59, the first accident occurred at the intersection of Cummings Street and Vance's Mill Road. A pickup truck veered off the roadway and struck a utility pole; breaking it into several pieces. This caused power outages within several areas of Abingdon. The driver was removed from the t...
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The KNOX-BOX enables the Town of Abingdon Fire Department rapid entry to your business or home without damage if you are not there or unable to open the door.  KNOX-BOX is a key safe mounted outside that can be unlocked only by the Town of Abingdon Fire Department.  This is a voluntary alternative to forced entry, delayed entry or no entry when the Town of Abingdon Fire Department is called to your business or home for a fire alarm activation.  The Town of Abingdon Fire Department is one of more than 11,500 departments in North America to use the KNOX-BOX RAPID ENTRY SYSTEM.

The Town of Abingdon Fire Department uses the KEYSECURE master key security system to control the KNOX-BOX master key.  The KEYSECURE master key security system provides accountability with an audit trail giving the date, time and user ID for each key release.

Building entrance keys, access cards and floor plans can be stored in the high-security KNOX-BOX mounted near the building entrance.  The KNOX-BOX is purchased by the property owner and is keyed to a single master key controlled by the Town of Abingdon Fire Department.

If you are interested in purchasing a KNOX-BOX you can visit  Enter the City and State, press Search and Abingdon Fire Department eApprove will appear.  Select the product you would like to purchase, press Proceed with Pre-Authorization Order.  If you have any additional questions about the KNOX-BOX Program you can call (276) 628-5563 of e-mail

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Abingdon Fire Department
316 Park Street
Abingdon, VA 24210
Non-Emergency: 276-628-5563
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