Fireboats , as well as Scruggs Rescue were called out last night for a boating accident that took place in the vincinty of R11. Two bass boats collide and four people went into the water, three were recovered . The possible drowning victim was sought till the wee hours of the morning. DGIF will continue the search on Saturday. Fireboats 11-4, 6 and 8 responded.
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"!