Colwood Fire Rescue

Three West Shore fire rescue teams looking for new recruits

Metchosin, Colwood and Sooke open doors for volunteer firefighters

 

Garage fire sparks Colwood reminder to residents

Colwood, most of Greater Victoria under extreme fire rating

 

Travelling couple still hopeful of completing ‘Canadian Dream’ despite van burning

The van, which the pair was living in, caught on fire on Tuesday at Big O Tire in View Royal

 

Owner of Big O Tire grateful for community support after family business burns

Tuesday’s fire left one employee with third-degree burns, travellers with no home

Bedridden elderly woman rescued from burning home on Songhees Nation

View Royal fire chief says fire is a reminder to check smoke alarms

UPDATE: Traffic moving again after crash at Colwood Corners

Morning commute stalled after vehicle leaves Sooke Road

Firefighters forced to modify tradition due to COVID-19 pandemic

Long-awaited replacement engine rolls into Colwood

Fire departments urge West Shore residents to be fire smart as wildfire season begins

Residents encouraged to clear area around home of combustible debris

Colwood, View Royal fire ready for annual open houses

Demonstrations, equipment displays, fire trucks, treats and fun for the family June 8 and 9

West Shore students learn life-saving skills at yearly Fire Safety Expo

Firefighters from Metchosin, Langford, Colwood, Sooke teach SD62 students

Flares used in Greater Victoria training exercise prompt 911 call

A training exercise created an orange glow in the sky Monday night

Crash along Sooke Road in Colwood causes minor injuries

Traffic was briefly down to one lane while emergency crews were on scene

Colwood fire trucks too heavy to cross Esquimalt Lagoon Bridge

Colwood Fire Rescue’s larger trucks exceed bridge’s weight limit

  • Oct 2, 2018

Local department sees spike in fires in recent months

Colwood Fire Rescue responded to four fires, 10 complaints

Rollover crash in Colwood occurred after driver had epileptic seizure

Colwood Fire used the Jaws of Life to extricate two people inside the vehicle

Colwood beach fire prompts fire ban reminder

All fires are prohibited in the city, including outdoor fire appliances

Colwood fire open house draws big crowd, smiles

Youngsters got to be a firefighter for a day

Colwood fire opens doors to the public

Annual open house takes place on June 10

  • Jun 5, 2018

Colwood firefighters extinguish first brush fire of the season

Fire chief says early detection was key in keeping the fire from getting out of control

  • May 28, 2018

Emergency crews rescue trapped driver after rollover crash in Colwood

The driver was transported to hospital, and the extent of his injuries are unknown