Nelson: Holiday Weekend Fire Causes Total Loss To Home At Wintergreen (Video)

This home at 224 Cedar at Wintergreen was fully engulfed Friday night November 27, 2015.

Nelson County, VA

Above video from Friday night – November 27, 2015 of the house fire that gutted a home at Wintergreen.


All that remained Saturday morning – November 28, 2015 – of the home on 224 Cedar at Wintergreen.

On November 27th at approximately 7:00PM Wintergreen Fire Department responded to a reported house fire on Cedar Drive located in the Augusta County section of the Wintergreen Resort. Initial responders were on location in just under 4 minutes. Upon arrival the home was fully involved. The primary concern was to protect neighboring homes, as well as the adjoining National Forest. Crews had the fire under control by approximately 8:45PM, however remained on scene checking for hot-spots and repacking hose until approximately 1:15AM. 

Equipment on Scene:
Wintergreen – Truck 1, Engine 2, Tanker 2, Squad 1, Medic 179, Medic 178, Response 9, Response 180, Chief 3, Chief 1 (18 Personnel)

Rockfish Valley Fire -Engine 50, Brush 54 (8 Personnel)

Wilson Fire – Engine 192, Utility 196 (6 Personnel)

Stuarts Draft Fire – Brush 73 (4 Personnel)

Augusta County Fire/Rescue Duty Officer

Wintergreen PD – 2 Units             

There were no injuries.


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