At 10:33 am on July 19th Fireboats were dispatched to a possible boat fire in the vicinity of R16 on the Roanoke river. Fireboats 11-5, 11-7 and 11-8 responded, upon arrival, it was determined the boat had overheated. Units were released by command at 11:13
The Smith Mountain Lake Marine Fire/Rescue is actively seeking new members. Members can be firefighters, EMT's or simply someone that wants to help the community. If you feel that you have that calling to help others, that is the person we would like to speak with. Please drop us a note on this page or submit an application at Bedford County Department of Fire and Rescue.
Remember, "MANY HANDS, MAKE LIGHT WORK"!